The Finishing Touch-A Sliding Barn Door for the Laundry Room

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We recently helped our friend redo the laundry room in her 100+ year old house. We added the finishing touch today with the installation of a new sliding barn door.
  • the finishing touch a sliding barn door for the laundry room, diy, doors, laundry rooms
Here is what it looked like prior to the redo. The old door swung into the room, using up valuable space.
  • the finishing touch a sliding barn door for the laundry room, diy, doors, laundry rooms
My husband built her a custom door that looks like the original doors in her house.
  • the finishing touch a sliding barn door for the laundry room, diy, doors, laundry rooms
He left the top open so we could add glass. We ended up getting seeded glass that adds some privacy, but also looks old.
  • the finishing touch a sliding barn door for the laundry room, diy, doors, laundry rooms
We added the barn door hardware.
  • the finishing touch a sliding barn door for the laundry room, diy, doors, laundry rooms
We used my new vinyl cutter to add the words.
  • the finishing touch a sliding barn door for the laundry room, diy, doors, laundry rooms
And it's done! I think it looks so good!
  • the finishing touch a sliding barn door for the laundry room, diy, doors, laundry rooms
  • the finishing touch a sliding barn door for the laundry room, diy, doors, laundry rooms
This was the 'before' picture of the inside.
  • the finishing touch a sliding barn door for the laundry room, diy, doors, laundry rooms
And the 'after'!

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