Front screen doors make a great headboard for a queen or king size bed. Front screen doors have tons of architectural details that add interest to an ordinary bedroom. Most front screen doors are solid wood, which is perfect for creating a custom headboard. Measure how wide your bed is with a tape measure. Measure how high the front screen doors with a tape measure. Decide if front screen doors to be shortened to work as a headboard on your bed. Trace a straight line in the end to be trimmed. Mark this with a pencil.
Cut off the excess wood off the end with a jigsaw. Try cutting a straight line. Sand the rough edge where you cut. First use coarse sandpaper, so go over end with fine grit sandpaper. Screw the door handle from the front screen doors. Take the handle apart but reserve the front handle. Use screws to attach half of the door handles, what will be the front of the vintage headboard. Do not mount in the back of the handle.
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Sand whole door with sandpaper. Remove any lumps and bumps. You do not have to sand out in the woods. Paint the entire front screen doors in a color to accent your bedroom as a headboard. 9th Add front screen doors headboard faces down on a work surface when the paint dries. Try to hang the door handle over the edge of your work table. This will help lay flat door. 10th Place a picture hanging brackets on each side of the door, about 3 inches down from the top 3 inches in from the sides. Screw picture hanging brackets in front screen doors with wood screws. 11th Mark holes on the brackets. Pre drill holes with your drill. First, it starts the hole in the woods; do not drill through the door. Turn the picture hanging brackets in front screen doors with wood screws.Recently Search : doors