A refinished barn door becomes a smart way to separate the kitchen from the pantry. Instead of placing it on standard hinges, using a sliding mechanism gives it even more of a special touch.
Sources: Salvage yards, warehouse sales, vintage and antique shops are all great places to start. Palmisano
suggests looking at the directory of Architectural Salvage Stores at Old House Journal, and the directory of Recycled Building Materials at Eco Business Links.
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