How To Build a Sliding Barn Door Entertainment Center For Your Man Cave

four – 2×3 @ 84″ four – 2×3 @ 17″ four – 2×3 @ 14″

  • four – 2×3 @ 84″
  • four – 2×3 @ 17″
  • four – 2×3 @ 14″

Sides

  • two – 3/4″ thick plywood reduce 36″ x seventeen-1/4″

Deal with Frame

  • five – 1×4 @ 36″
  • eight – 1×4 @ seventeen-3/4″

Shelves

  • two – 1×8 @ 87″
  • two – 1×10 @ 87″

Center Shelf Supports and Cleats

  • five – 1×2 @ 14″
  • five – 1×2 @ 17″

Bottom Trim

  • 1 – 2×3 @ 90″
  • two – 2×3 @ eighteen-3/4″

Major

Doorways

  • two- 1/4″ thick plywood reduce 20″ x 30″
  • four- 1×3 @ 30″
  • two- 1×3 @ 15″
  • 1- 1×3 @ 29 1/4″ from corner to corner reduce at an angle of 28 degrees

How To Develop A Sliding Barn Doorway Enjoyment Center:  The Method

Stage 1)  Build The Frame

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The frames are pretty self-explanatory but I have incorporated a completed photograph as well as a specific diagram.  I created 3 independent consoles so that is why you see  6 of these frames.

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Stage two)  Add The Sides

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Attach the 3/4″ plywood by very first applying a bead of wood glue all around the edge of the plywood and secure utilizing two 1/2″ screws.  Repeat with each individual segment.

Stage 3)  Attach to the wall.

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I apologize but I forgot to get a photograph of the frame installed ahead of confront frame, shelves and cleats ended up installed but I have incorporated a diagram below to give you the measurements.

I installed tongue and groove auto-siding for texture which exhibits as a result of the open up back again side.  Another fantastic thought would be to paint a contrasting paint color or incorporate a enjoyable wallpaper on the wall behind the console.

Stage four)  Add The Deal with Frame

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Stage five)  Add cleats and shelves

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Stage six)  Add prime boards.

Never connect at this level since it will make it additional tricky to paint or stain them.

Stage 7)  Stain or paint frame and prime

Frame and doorways:  Sherwin Williams SW Iron Ore (same color that Cassity applied in this article!)

Major (Pine):  Custom Minwax stain color mix of  50/50 Classic Gray/Jacobean

Stage eight)  Make Doorways

You could also make traditional shaker cupboard doorways pursuing this tutorial in this article. 

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Rip plywood to 20″ x 30″ panels (or measurement of opening).  With nail gun, connect the two 30″ trim boards to the plywood panel.

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Double test your measurement and reduce the remaining trim boards to end the doorway panel.  Attach with nail gun.

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To produce the diagonal design displayed on my entertainment center, your board will be 29 1/4″ prolonged from corner to corner with an angle of 28 degrees.  Again, connect with nail gun.

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Stain or paint doorways (or both equally!).  I painted mine Sherwin Williams Iron Ore to match the frame. (This is the same color Cassity painted her interior doorways and colorwashed her barn doorway in this article to incorporate color when however displaying the wood grain.)

Stage 9)  Hang Doorways

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I followed the recommendations incorporated with my sliding doorway hardware. See our Remodelaholic picks for spending plan-pleasant sliding doorway hardware in this article.

Stage 10)  Attach prime boards to the frame

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That is it!  Not as well negative for an full sliding barn doorway entertainment center, suitable?  Now it’s time for the enjoyable part…the equipment.

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I selected chunky baskets, previous trunks and steel containers to decorate our man cave opening shelving.  They incorporate further storage when preserving a masculine experience.

 

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I am so content with the way my sliding barn doorway entertainment center turned out.  All of the video game programs and cable bins are hidden guiding the barn doorways when not in use, but the doorways conveniently slide open up to give obtain when needed.  The further storage is perfect for all of the PS4/XBox games and our DVDs and I even have a basket for distant controls. Lifestyle is good for all of us!

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At first printed 08.26.2017 // Up-to-date 03.twenty five.2020