How do you make a sliding barn door out of a baby gate?
The first step is to measure your stairwell and gather your materials.
- MEASURE & GATHER.
- BUILD YOUR BACKBONE.
- CUT YOUR FRAME.
- ATTACH YOUR FRAME TO YOUR BOARDS.
- CUT DOWN AND ADD YOUR CROSS IN THE CENTER.
- ADD SOME TRIM TO THE TOP.
- FILL THE HOLES, SAND, & PAINT.
- ADD YOUR GATE HARDWARE.
How to build and hang a DIY barn door?
Measure and mark the size of your door on your plywood.
How to make a barn door gate?
table saw (for ripping cap to 2 1/4” — you could use a 1×3 if you don’t have a table saw)
How to replace an existing door with a barn door?
Barn Door Installation Without Removing Door Trim – Just A Quick Spackle. We removed the standard sized existing basement door as well as the door hinges. The nice thing about the JELD-WEN barn door kit is you can install the door right over your existing door trim. You do NOT need to remove the trim!
Do it yourself barn door plans?
Assemble the Boards. For our 30-inch-wide opening,seven 16s spanned the casing perfectly; you may need to rip the pine boards to width.