Traditional barn doors are no longer only for the barn or outdoor space. They have become a chic addition to interior home décor. As country décor picks up momentum more and more homeowners are seeing the versatility barn doors have to offer. These 9 feet statement pieces work well in all areas of the home. You can place them in any space you think needs a bit of brightening up. The following sliding bar door ideas will make you want to change a door or two in your home.
Dreamy Pantry Door Upgrade
If you are lucky enough to have a panty than you know how boring that space can be. The pantry is typically white with simple doors that get the job done. However, give this space an upgrade by changing your doors to sliding barn doors. They are functional and will give the space a charming little twist.
Just like your panty deserves to have new doors that are functional and charming your bathroom does too. The idea is to have statement doors that add a bit of rustic appeal at the same time. You want to create the same experience with your bathroom door. The key is replacing your current doors with barn doors that are painted in a pastel shade.
Skinny Laundry Doors
Barn doors come in multiple different heights and sizes. Therefore, you can incorporate them all around your home without having the same influence from all of them. Use skinny barn sliding doors to change up the look of your laundry room. The chic appeal of the skinny doors will upgrade the appearance of your laundry room while still being rustic but in a modern format.
Media Console Doors
Your media console may have many electronics on it, but do you really want everyone to see all the wires coming out of it? If not, adding small sliding barn doors is the way to go. The sliding doors will help you keep everything intact and put away while still being an understated statement. You can also paint your barn doors for a bolder statement.
Part of Your Cabinetry
Cabinets are essentials in the kitchen space. However, why not add a retro appeal to them by having a barn door/chalkboard. Adding a chalkboard to your kitchen can be extremely useful. You will have a place where you can write simple messages to your loved ones or you can make a grocery list.
Barn Door Headboard
If you have a pair of barn doors, laying around and can’t find a good use for them, use them as your headboard. Your headboard could use a good upgrade, and this could be it. The versatility comes from you being able to paint and/or customize your barn doors any color that would work best for your current room décor. Paint them a bold color for a show-stopping effect or keep them the rustic neutral tone they come in for a country chic feel.
Fire Place Cover
This is one of the most ingenious ways to use barn doors while being very stylish. Have small barn doors installed in front of your fireplace for a unique cover that is chic and put together while still being a bold statement piece in the space.
Blue French Doors
Adding a bold hue of color to your home may seem like a simple task. However, sometimes it is harder than expected because you don’t want to disrupt your current décor. One way to add color while still being a part of your décor is by adding blue French doors to your living room. The color blue is so versatile it will make the space appear bigger while giving you that pop of color.
Because barn doors are sliding doors, they work well as dividers. You can place them anywhere in the home that needs an added division space. The boldness in the size of the door will provide that statement while still breaking down the different areas of your home. This will work well if you have an open floor plan and want to add a little something extra to create a more divided look.
Black and Contemporary
When you think of barn doors your first thought may be “they’re red or brown”. However, if you really want that contemporary appeal to the doors, paint them black and place them in a simply decorated area in the home. Doing so will elevate the décor with a modern, sweet touch.
Barn doors are no longer a farmhouse luxury they are now becoming a part of everyday décor. Please let us know below which of these will you be using for inspiration.