Never Waste an Old Door Again with These 14 Upcycling Projects – Life Hacks Tips

Never Waste an Old Door Again with These 14 Upcycling Projects

When you swap out the old for the new in your home, you probably put some of the old into your garage or send it to the dump. It’s easy to do that with old doors.

With a little creativity and handiwork, doors can be transformed into decorative, functional pieces that can jazz up any space. Infuse your own style into designs that say rustic, elegant, or vintage!

Take a look at these ideas below on what can be done with large, old doors that don’t have much of a front-door swing to them anymore. You may get inspired to repurpose your own!

1.Coat Rack

Busy families need a place near the door and on the door to hang their coats. Blogger photogmommie made sure to incorporate photos of their clan, too.


You can finally get that custom headboard you’ve always wanted. Follow the tutorial by Aintshecrafty here!

3.Cold Frame Garden Bed

Help your plants catch the light, stay protected from pests, and block out frost with this innovative garden bed. Look at the design at

4.Picture Frame

If you’ve got tons of pictures you want to hang on the wall, this project from Flibbertigibberish can help guide you through the process.

5.Picnic Table

Enjoy lots of fun meals at a gorgeous table like this. You can make one for the patio or your dining room! Check out the tutorial here.

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