5 Ways To Repurpose Your Old Garage Doors

Did you just get garage door repair? Do you have old garage doors you are about to throw away? Are you interested in seeing what your old wooden garage doors could do? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you are probably looking to repurpose your old garage doors. Don't throw them away! Old garage doors could be recycled as material for new projects, tables, cabinets, pictures frames, etc. You could make many creative things with your old garage doors. They are definitely not worth throwing away. They are worth keeping. Here are some ways you can repurpose your old garage doors:

Material for New Projects

Garage doors can be used as materials for new projects. Because garage doors are so enormous, you can take the garage door apart and use the material in a variety of different ways. You can use one portion for a new table, one portion for a cabinet, and one portion to make a picture frame. Or you can just use the material to make a picnic table. If you have a big project and you need more material, using your old garage door could be an excellent idea. Why buy new material when you have material already?

Table Tops

Old garage doors can make very sturdy table tops. You could just cut, frame, and sand the old garage door for your table top. If you do not paint it, you could have a very vintage looking table. If you do not want a vintage looking table, you can paint the table to your liking. Also, since garage doors are supposed to be sturdy, you will have a very sturdy and solid frame for your table.

Cabinet Frames

Similar to the table top, you could use your old garage door as the sides and frames of your cabinet. Since garage doors are built to be sturdy and lasting, you could use the material to create very sturdy sides and frames for your cabinet. You do not have to worry about the frame of your cabinet being too weak. If you reuse your old garage door, you could have a very strong frame. Now you don't have to be afraid to put your expensive china into the new cabinet you are going to build.

Picture Frames

What better way to repurpose old garage doors then to make picture frames? Picture frames are very simple to make and require little to no material. This could be a fun and relaxing project for you and your family. After the picture frames are done, you can hang up pictures of you and your family. Or you can hang up your children's artwork. No one ever complained about having too many picture frames in the home. A good and sturdy picture frame is just as important as what goes inside the picture frame.

Tool Box

With all this talk about materials and projects, you would need a place to put all your tools. Why not use part of your old garage door to make a tool box for yourself? This tool box can be as simple as a box with a handle or as complicated as a box with different sections for different tools, a lid, and a handle. After you complete your tool box, you can use it for all your new projects. It will be super handy.

Old garage doors do not need to be thrown away. If you are looking to throw them away, stop. You can use them for so many different projects! If you do not have a new project to use them for, you can use the material of the old garage doors for some of your old and ongoing projects. Remember not to throw away your old garage doors. Recycle and reuse them. You will be saving the environment and making good use of the old garage doors as the same time. Good luck with your projects.


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