The sliding door track system brings with it plenty of benefits that complement the aesthetic appeal of the door itself. Charming distinct and at times planet-friendly here is a look at that put the barn door to use beautifully.
So why is the sliding feature such an important aspect of the barn door? Apart from saving space at the entrance of the bedroom it also makes for an ideal closet door that simply slides shut when needed.
This has resulted in a phenomenal increase in home renovation projects that pay homage to their simpler past adaptive reuse of structures and materials in the most brilliant fashion and a partial revival of styles such as industrial rustic and farmhouse. It is this movement towards the simple that has led to many designers using the classic in modern bedrooms.
But the sliding barn door is not just about its looks alone. In fact it brings as much in terms of functionality by cutting down on wastage of space that a normal door might cause.
In fact minimalism is an inherent feature of this style making it absolutely perfect for contemporary homes that love to veer towards the minimal. But over time creative designers and homeowners have cleverly combined other styles with the Nordic approach to decorating to create a multitude of styles that brings a distinct personality to each setting.
Think of pieces such as smart nightstands which make a really big impact on the overall ambiance of the bedroom while fitting into the Nordic style perfectly. Also consider picking a bed frame that is sleeker and made using natural wood.
It’s true that some wall beds can be cost-prohibitive but check out this version built by the folks over at Your Modern Family for under just $150. It took them about four hours using materials you can find readily available at the hardware store like 2X4s plywood and door hinges.
Balance this by using decor that shouts out tropical and introduces textures that are as nature-centric as possible. If you want a bedroom that combines both the tropical and coastal styles then throw in a few ship wheels and starfish along with a bamboo bed frame and pops of corals and greens to get the best of both worlds!