Screen Doors Screen!

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Used old screen doors on a project to add a little privacy behind our hammock area.
Rustic and Raw!
Purchased old screen doors from flea market.
Stripped off old paint and painted a fresh coat of paint on all doors.
Inserted tin panels to replace screens.
Privacy and Pizzaz!
Added hinges and placed as a backdrop for hammock area.

Suggested materials:

  • Old doors, pressed tin, paint, hinges.   (flea market)

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  • Martha Martha on Aug 21, 2017
    How do u keep the doors upright

  • Susan Susan on Aug 21, 2017
    How long will they last outdoors?? Won't they rot? Can you treat them with a varnish (marine) or...?

  • SYL27902151 SYL27902151 on Aug 21, 2017
    How much did you spend overall for your beautiful and effective project? Thank you!


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  • Joanie Joanie on Dec 09, 2017
    I love your old screen doors.....brings back memories.

  • Linda Linda on Jan 08, 2019

    The whole area looks beautiful. I live in the desert (ugh) so it's too hot to enjoy much outdoors..winters are warm but not hammock temp, at least for me..