8 Ways to Give Your Garage Door a Makeover
Paint + Glaze
Larissa gave her garage door this faux wood carriage look using just paint! Tutorial here.
Even though it’s been a few years, I still love this tutorial for adding wood to your garage door to make it look like a carriage door.
Faux Painted Hardware
A fancy look… for just a few bucks and some time to paint! Details here from Forever Decorating.
DIY Carriage Hardware
The Sunset Lane added new house numbers, and then used a free-or-cheap material to fake the look of carriage door straps — paint stir sticks!
Faux Painted Windows
Make the place feel cozier with faux garage door windows, like A Pinterest Addict painted.
Add Trim to Windows
Make the garage door windows into architectural features by adding trim to create additional panes
Paint + Wood
You coudl do this in a solid color or really any color you can dream up — General Splendour used a combination of lightweight wood planks and paint to update her garage door. PS: those windows are fake, too.
Coming up in #ShutTheFrontDoorDIY:
Lots of ways to update flat doors 🙂
Lorene has been behind the scenes here at Remodelaholic for more than a decade! She believes that planning projects and actually completing them are two different hobbies, but that doesn't stop her from planning at least a dozen projects at any given time. She spends her free time creating memories with her husband and 5 kids, traveling as far as she can afford, and partaking of books in any form available.