How can I close this room off while keeping it open when not in use
danr
February 24, 2013 in Design Dilemma
Hello,
Looking to make this den with pullout couch private when used as a bedroom but want to keep it's open feel when not in use which is most of the time. Thinking about top mounted sliders or collapsible doors that would stack on each side by the shown knee walls but would not be too obstrusive. Thanks so much for your ideas!
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Ironwood Builders
Does the bulkhead above the knee walls look similar on the other side of the knee walls? If so, a surface mounted barn door setup would work. Double track, four doors meeting in the middle?[houzz=Teen Boy Bedroom][houzz=Master Bedroom]
February 24, 2013 at 8:50pm     
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Utah Custom Cabinets
Barn door idea is great - maybe opaque glass panels above knee walls?
February 24, 2013 at 9:08pm     
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hockey456
Would drapery allow you enough privacy? If so hang a ceiling rod and keep them pulled to each side when not in use. That will feel more homey than stacked doors.
February 24, 2013 at 9:18pm     
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hockey456
Your drape choice should obviously not be shear, but this might be attractive and cost effective solution.
February 24, 2013 at 9:29pm   
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Barbara Griffith Designs
What about a simple removable screen..http://www.walmart.com/cp/Room-Dividers/1043781 http://www.iroomdividers.com/?source=googleaw&kwid=folding%20screen&tid=exact&gclid=CNzJ3Jfd0LUCFQyEnQodgwMAeQ
February 24, 2013 at 9:30pm   
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