Barn door hardware DIY – Doors to a box that opens on hinges or slide on a track can be built of materials containing metal and wood. A type of barn door hardware DIY, you can build is constructed of 2-by-4 boards. 2-by-4 boards used to create a framework for the door that you can cover with plywood or metal. You can build a barn door from the 2-by-4 boards by first determining how big the door will need to be.
Measure the width and height of the door opening with the tape measure. Note the dimensions of the paper. Transfer the measurements from steps 1 and 2-by-4 boards. Cut two boards to the width of the doorway and two boards to the height. Place the 2-by-4 boards flat on the ground in the form of a square. Place a metal brace on each corner and secure it with screws using a power drill.
Measure from the top of one corner diagonally to the lower corner and record the measurement. Transfer measurement in Step 4 to a 2-by-4 board and cut it to length with a circular saw. Cut a 45-degree angle in each corner of the board with a miter saw. Place the 2-by-4 board cut in Step 5 in the middle of the picture.
Secure 2-by-4 board to the frame with metal brackets and screws. Measure and cut 4-by-1 planking to the height of the door. Add 4-in-1 planks on frame and secure with screws. Insert the handle of the door and then install the barn door hardware DIY to complete the project.