5956 room door Stories
Reinvent It: Antique Glass Goes Door to Door
Patchwork squares star on a door that once lived on a home's exterior, now gracing a historic home's dining room
"star on a door that once lived on a home's exterior, now gracing a historic home's dining... pocket door between a renovated traditional dining room and a new powder room. "The... reclaimed door enhance the home's character. The exterior door, complete with a patchwork... pocket door made from a historic exterior door Budget: $2,340, not including installation... a barn door type system from the laundry room side. The door was $125. The barn..."
Louver Doors Let Storage Breathe
Closets, laundry rooms and bathrooms especially love the air boost, but louver doors look great in any room in the home
"laundry rooms and bathrooms especially love the air boost, but louver doors look great... in any room in the home... louver doors are an attractive door style that provides privacy and security while... doors also can be ordered through custom door fabricators. For a true custom door... laundry rooms, yet they certainly work beautifully elsewhere. In fact, louver doors... standard-size doors are available at major home improvement stores, high-quality louver doors..."
Pocket Doors and Sliding Walls for a More Flexible Space
Large sliding doors allow you to divide open areas or close off rooms when you want to block sound, hide a mess or create privacy
"sliding doors allow you to divide open areas or close off rooms when you want to block... pocket doors. More like sliding walls, they divided the living room from the dining... sliding doors — traditional Japanese homes also use a form of sliding room dividers... dining room, and my parents (or my older siblings) would slide them shut when having... pocket doors and sliding walls a look?... ocket-door Pocket doors are a great alternative to traditional doors. I wish more..."
Behind a Garage Door, a Family Fun Room
Designer Kerrie Kelly's secrets to this low-budget garage makeover: a soothing palette, horizontal stripes and dashes of color
"living room that proves that great design can happen on a budget. "The finished... in the room. What color orange is the side entry door? Thanks John Love the little... extra room for work/entertaining. Did you insulate the existing garage door or purchase... carriage doors that can be manually operated as opposed to a roll-up garage door can give... carriage doors look like below and remember that carriage doors can be done in any..."
Smart Solutions for Nonexistent Entryways
Barely enough space to hang your hat? Front door swings past your living room couch? These remedies are for you
"Front door swings past your living room couch? These remedies are for you... entry with room for a full-size table, lamps, benches and all the works, but for now I... have: a door that opens onto a sliver of wall, smack in the middle of my living room/dining... room/dining room/office. Thankfully, smart solutions do exist for remedying a number of... of the door to create some privacy between the front door and the room. In those..."
My Houzz: Universal Design Helps an 8-Year-Old Feel at Home
An innovative sensory room, wide doors and hallways, and other thoughtful design moves make this Canadian home work for the whole family
"sensory room, wide doors and hallways, and other thoughtful design moves make this... yellow door. I associate yellow with happiness so this yellow door looks inviting... levers to a door with a storm door in front of it and put the standard round knob back... pocket door that leads into his room, with an unobstructed straight line from the... from wide doors to lever door knobs to the serious needs of lifts and elevators. What..."
Ditch a Door to Open a Space
Say goodbye to an interior door or two and welcome better traffic flow and more accessible storage in your rooms
"interior door or two and welcome better traffic flow and more accessible storage in... up the rooms, add texture and promote organization, since closing the door on closet... closet door removal, I researched other designers' takes on ditching doors. I found... clear of doors, as well as entire room designs that break away from the beaten path... closet doors in the three bedrooms. By hanging fabric in place of true closet doors..."
Blended Doors for Standout Style
"blended door. The blended door (not a technical term) is essentially a door that blends... hidden doors sounds a bit more interesting (mysterious) and they're very popular on... opens as a door or not. When the wood paneling used for the door is carried across the... versus a door. Another way to help the door blend in is by extending the material beyond... beyond the door itself. Here, the wood paneling is continued between the two doors and..."
Shhh ... It's a Secret (Door, Room, Staircase)
Whether you're the cloak-and-dagger type or just want some practical storage, hidden places in the home show their appeal
"secret doors and hidden rooms. You'll have to watch the reruns and see how many others... secret rooms and hidden compartments. Grandpa's laboratory was accessed through a... hidden rooms, passageways or compartments aren't a great idea. Check out how these... hidden rooms. Rooms where you can read or dream in solitude! Pangeae, Thanks so much... hidden room in our old house by putting a mirrored pocket door in the midst of our..."
Barn Doors Slide Into Style
You don't have to live in a farmhouse to use a barn door in your home. Here's how to make these space savers work in any room
"a barn door in your home. Here's how to make these space savers work in any room... disparage barn doors. In fact, a sliding bar–style door can be a very wise choice for an interior... traditional door can use up to 9 square feet of space (a pair of French doors, even more)... Sliding barn doors sometimes afford less sound protection than typical doors, which close... sliding door isn't the answer for all small rooms. You need to have enough wall space..."
The Secret to Pocket Doors' Success
Pocket doors can be genius solutions for all kinds of rooms — but it’s the hardware that makes all the difference. See why
"ocket doors can be genius solutions for all kinds of rooms — but it’s the hardware... ocket doors are particularly versatile architectural elements. They’re there when... actual door is a straightforward process — just pick something that suits the architecture... off into rooms. I just frosted the bathroom door. Not only did the doors max space... kinds of doors. Pocket doors give you so many options! A round pocket door lock is a..."
Design Workshop: The Case for Big Overhead Doors
Garage-style doors are cost-effective solutions for opening rooms to dream views and fresh air — and they’re more stylish than ever
"style doors are cost-effective solutions for opening rooms to dream views and fresh... colossal doors, the way they lift and slide out of the way with the slightest effort... overhead door can be a more cost-effective solution worth considering. While originally... garage doors have adopted such a level of finish and style, you wouldn’t want to park... article .. Doors are amazing Wow, all these rooms with bare walls and open spaces makes..."
Interior Glass Doors Shine as Stars of the Flow
If your rooms are cast in a dreary light or the setting is uninspired, give glass doors a more prominent role
"your rooms are cast in a dreary light or the setting is uninspired, give glass doors... glass doors — whether clear, frosted, multipaned, pocketed or French — will bring... glass doors inside the house can provide the perfect solution to some very common... glass doors can change a home for the better.... interior doors, French doors, glass pocket doors. Bookmarking this, definitely! scarbowcow... pocket doors. But I wouldn't turn down a French door or two! We put in glass french..."
Screen Doors Bring a Breath of Fresh Air
"breathing room with a classic or contemporary screen door... screen door. I grew up in the South, where they're a beloved part of homes both old... screen door wheeze open and bang shut instantly transports me to warm nights on the... screen doors here can help you enjoy your own summer more.... screen doors and I have them on all my exterior doors! Lots of good ideas here..thanks... screen doors!! I see so many homes these days with only the main door and to me the..."
9 Daring Colors for Your Front Door
"front door just about any color you like and make it work. It’s all a matter of... g the door color with your home’s architecture and the other colors and materials... front door color they love or pick their main siding color first. All too often... front door color, and then select the other materials and hues to support this choice... front door colors and developed sample paint palettes you can try out on your own..."