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Topic: Crafty solution for a messed up door?  (Read 872 times)
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« on: January 08, 2012 10:44:23 AM »

This is the inside of my bathroom door. It was damaged by flood twice. (Oh, the trials and tribulations of a basement apartment dweller.) Short of replacing the door, I was wondering if anyone had any crafty ideas to make it look a little bit better? It is basically wood luan that is peeling off the door core.
Thanks very much in advance!

« Reply #1 on: January 08, 2012 12:45:30 PM »

You can buy brass or plastic kickplates for doors, buy why not make one. You could use wood or plywood (even a cool old sign or other salvage piece) and paint, decoupage, or even carve it. Attach it with screws to the door. You might have to score the warped wood qwith a matt cutter or box cutter and snap it of to give you a flat surface. Make something to surround a peephole to match.

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« Reply #2 on: January 10, 2012 07:50:19 AM »

Brilliant ideas. Thanks so much, and I'll be sure to post pics when I'm done!
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