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22 Awesome Door Upcycles

TRENDING NOW: repurposing old doors. Vintage doors have charm and character. And transforming them into something new feels like a mini-miracle in your own home. Besides, it’s fun.

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1. When is a door not a door?

When it's a headboard, of course.
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When it's a headboard, of course.

2. Door of many colors

Paint its glass panels in bright hues, then use the door as a gorgeous garden tabletop.
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Paint its glass panels in bright hues, then use the door as a gorgeous garden tabletop.

3. Door to door

A rugged barn door plays an updated role in a bedroom entranceway.
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A rugged barn door plays an updated role in a bedroom entranceway.

4. Screen play

Play with a good-looking screen door by embellishing it with burlap and a wreath ... then use it *inside* your home.
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Play with a good-looking screen door by embellishing it with burlap and a wreath ... then use it *inside* your home.

5. It's always good to have a vintage door in your corner

Especially transformed into a space-saving set of shelves.
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Especially transformed into a space-saving set of shelves.

6. Paint it black

Then use your new blackboard door as a family message center.
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Then use your new blackboard door as a family message center.

7. Door-mant

Here's a door converted to a cozy bench for just sittin' and relaxin'.
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Here's a door converted to a cozy bench for just sittin' and relaxin'.

8. Doorway to delights

Exhibit favorite knickknacks in a door-turned-display-cabinet.
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Exhibit favorite knickknacks in a door-turned-display-cabinet.

9. Give new meaning to the term "screen doors"

These repurposed beauties work as a privacy screen to keep out pests of the human variety.
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These repurposed beauties work as a privacy screen to keep out pests of the human variety.

10. No door is an island

Oops ... forget what we just said. Here's a kitchen island crafted from another venerable door.
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Oops ... forget what we just said. Here's a kitchen island crafted from another venerable door.

11. Isn't she lovely?

While technically it's a hall tree, this door deserves a spot in your heart for its lovely looks alone.
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While technically it's a hall tree, this door deserves a spot in your heart for its lovely looks alone.

12. Yeehaw! Round up all those stray scarves and jackets!

A rustic barn door morphed into a coat rack.
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A rustic barn door morphed into a coat rack.

13. “If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door” (Milton Berle)

Better yet, build a door coffee table.
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Better yet, build a door coffee table.

14. They do it with mirrors

Work a little magic to shape-shift a handsome door into a mirrored coat rack.
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Work a little magic to shape-shift a handsome door into a mirrored coat rack.

15. The house that doors built

Look at this cute greenhouse, constructed from recycled doors and windows.
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Look at this cute greenhouse, constructed from recycled doors and windows.

16. A porch divided

This disused screen door frame finds new life as a porch divider.
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This disused screen door frame finds new life as a porch divider.

17. A door with swing

A "same old same old" door turns into a hall table with pizzazz!
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A "same old same old" door turns into a hall table with pizzazz!

18. Good fences make good neighbors ...

And good doors make good fences.
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And good doors make good fences.

19. You never get a 2nd chance to make a 1st impression

But this front hall art piece will make a great impression on visitors.
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But this front hall art piece will make a great impression on visitors.

20. Get rid of the elephant in the living room.

A rustic door in the corner is much more decorative, and costs less to feed.
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A rustic door in the corner is much more decorative, and costs less to feed.

21. Mirror, mirror on the door ...

Turn an old door into a mirror.
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Turn an old door into a mirror.

22. And now for something completely different

How about bucking the trend and turning a mirror into a door?
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How about bucking the trend and turning a mirror into a door?

TALK BACK TO HOMETALK: How would YOU upcycle an appealing old door like this one?

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