90 year old door made into a headboard
The Decorator we worked with asked us to make the headboard to fit both a king size and a queen size bed, After cleaning and sealing the front of the door we painted the other trim details using a color still visible from one of the original paints on the
How to Make a Headboard From an Old 5-Panel Door
Find a wonderful old panel door--antique store or better yet--someone's garage!. Typically the top and bottom of a panel door is not equally spaced. Measure and use a table saw to trim up. We had to cut 1.5" off the bottom.
The 5-Panel Barn Door is the perfect mix of modern and rustic. A 2-sided door with 5 evenly spaced panels the doors is both extremely durable and incredibly strong.