Barn Door for the Basement Bonus Room

barn door

Pinterest has a ton of barn door designs.  I usually have a good idea and a clear vision of the details when I start a project.  However, I did not have a clear vision for the design of the barn door for the basement bonus room.  I really had no idea what design I wanted, so I did a lot of Pinterest and Instagram searching.  It was not until I came across this image on IG from The Handmade Home that I knew what I wanted.

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Bonus Room- Part 2

house tour

I am back with the *almost* finished basement bonus room today.  I say almost because there are still a few finishing touches that need to be done but I will explain our plans later in this post.  Let’s first revisit the before of this space.

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Bonus Room- part 1

bonus room

Ok, I will be the first to admit, I can be a little crazy.  Like that time I started freaking out that my kids did not have a “fun kid space” and I started concocting ideas to add a room above our garage which would have involved raising the garage roof and completely changing the outline and look of our house, maybe not in a good way.  Thankfully, I have some pretty smart parents that stated the obvious, “Why don’t you just put some walls up in your basement and make a room down there?  Your basement is huge.”  And the idea of the basement bonus room was born.

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