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″

Sides

  • 2 – three/4″ thick plywood cut 36″ x seventeen-1/4″

Confront Body

  • 5 – 1×4 @ 36″
  • 8 – 1×4 @ seventeen-three/4″

Cabinets

  • 2 – 1×8 @ 87″
  • 2 – 1×10 @ 87″

Center Shelf Supports and Cleats

  • 5 – 1×2 @ 14″
  • 5 – 1×2 @ 17″

Base Trim

  • 1 – 2×3 @ 90″
  • 2 – 2×3 @ 18-three/4″

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Doors

  • 2- 1/4″ thick plywood cut 20″ x 30″
  • four- 1×3 @ 30″
  • 2- 1×3 @ 15″
  • 1- 1×3 @ 29 1/4″ from corner to corner cut at an angle of 28 degrees

How To Develop A Sliding Barn Doorway Amusement Center:  The System

Step 1)  Build The Body

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The frames are very self-explanatory but I have incorporated a completed photo as nicely as a thorough diagram.  I designed three different consoles so that is why you see  6 of these frames.

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Step 2)  Add The Sides

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Attach the three/4″ plywood by very first making use of a bead of wooden glue about the edge of the plywood and secure applying 2 1/2″ screws.  Repeat with each individual area.

Step three)  Attach to the wall.

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I apologize but I forgot to choose a photo of the body installed in advance of deal with body, cabinets and cleats were installed but I have incorporated a diagram under to give you the measurements.

I installed tongue and groove car-siding for texture which displays through the open back again facet.  Another terrific plan would be to paint a contrasting paint shade or insert a enjoyable wallpaper on the wall behind the console.

Step four)  Add The Confront Body

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Step 5)  Add cleats and cabinets

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Step 6)  Add prime boards.

Really don’t connect at this position since it will make it extra difficult to paint or stain them.

Step seven)  Stain or paint body and prime

Body and doorways:  Sherwin Williams SW Iron Ore (exact shade that Cassity utilised listed here!)

Top rated (Pine):  Custom Minwax stain shade mix of  50/fifty Basic Grey/Jacobean

Step 8)  Make Doors

You could also make standard shaker cabinet doorways subsequent this tutorial listed here. 

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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 check your measurement and cut the remaining trim boards to complete the doorway panel.  Attach with nail gun.

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

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Stain or paint doorways (or each!).  I painted mine Sherwin Williams Iron Ore to match the body. (This is the exact shade Cassity painted her interior doorways and colorwashed her barn doorway listed here to insert shade even though continue to displaying the wooden grain.)

Step 9)  Hang Doors

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I followed the guidelines incorporated with my sliding doorway components. See our Remodelaholic picks for budget-pleasant sliding doorway components listed here.

Step 10)  Attach prime boards to the body

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That is it!  Not far too bad for an whole sliding barn doorway entertainment heart, suitable?  Now it’s time for the enjoyable part…the extras.

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I selected chunky baskets, previous trunks and steel containers to decorate our man cave opening shelving.  They insert further storage even though keeping a masculine really feel.

 

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I am so satisfied with the way my sliding barn doorway entertainment heart turned out.  All of the match units and cable packing containers are hidden powering the barn doorways when not in use, but the doorways conveniently slide open to give accessibility when needed.  The further storage is best for all of the PS4/XBox video games and our DVDs and I even have a basket for distant controls. Daily life is very good for all of us!

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