A-Door-able coffee table.

January 14th, 2011 in member junk     
2poor2payRetail 2poor2payRetail, member
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Found this beautiful old door at a Habitat restore. I got the entire door, two pieces cut in half for $5.00. Shown is the bottom half I turned into a coffee table while bottom picture shows the top door half I've not worked on yet. I love the chippy paint, grooved panels and weathered look. I made a coffee table out of one half, and have plans to make a tall bench for the remaining half. See what you think. Oh, the legs came from a trashed side table that I unscrewed and painted white to match the door. We drilled holes in the door corners to screw in the legs. My daughters and I stenciled and painted the designs on the door to give it a shabby beachy cottage feel. I now have it outside on my lanai and love it!


Pattern or design used: My Own Design - A-Door-able coffee table
posted in: member junk, vintage, wood, furniture, family room, outdoor spaces, sunroom, door redo, cofee table, trash find

Comments (3)

2poor2payRetail writes: Thanks so much for the kind words! Posted: 6:54 am on January 15th
JunkArchitect writes: What a great find for $5.00! I love the paint finish and you did a fantastic job transforming it into a coffee table.

Jim

Posted: 5:27 am on January 15th
junkermidge writes: What a great door, and at a great price! AND great project you made with it! So cool that you were able to include your daughters too.
Midge Posted: 5:53 pm on January 14th
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