Creative ideas to reuse recycled old wooden windows or doors can save you a lot of money and bring you new and interesting decors to your home or yard…
Old wooden windows are not energy efficient, so you need to replace them. Old wooden windows and doors can be used for an interesting household, screen doors in rooms, can create unique pieces of furniture, wall decorations and add accents to the outer decoration of the house. When you do remove your old windows to put up new ones, be sure to put some new curtains or blinds on them too. They can be a great decoration piece, as well as provide functionality.
Old wooden windows and doors can have a sentimental value. These functional architectural elements look charming, are usually in vintage style, with incredible textures and unique shapes. You can turn them into true pieces of art and decorate your home in a truly unique way, adding a sense of modern design.
Make picture frames
Old window frames look great when they are mounted on walls, and the design can replace picture frames. You can use glue on the back of the old window to put family pictures or important documents. If you have bigger windows, make a collage of family photos or put up post cars, memories from fond people or write messages with markers that mean something to you.
Make a table
A table made from an old window is a piece of furniture that is suitable for closed spaces, as well as open space. If you have an old window frame with glass, just put a few table legs. It is even simpler to put an old window on top of a coffee table, that will serve as a tray for drinks and magazines.
Make a modern mirror
An old window can be very easily turned into a modern mirror. In the old window frame that doesn’t have glass, built in a mirror. Next to a mirror, you can put a black drawing board in it. This addition is excellent for kitchens or hallways where the people who live in the house with you can leave messages.
Make a glass house
If you have several old windows, build a cube in the form of a glass house. Add joints to one of the windows to create a door. This glass house will be a unique addition to your garden.
Old windows can be used in many ways. You can make heads of beds, decorative jewelry holders, shelves, you can sand them, paint them and decorate them with various designs.
Decorations made from old windows look great in rustic interiors, family homes or modern homes,
There are many possibilities to accent modern design by using old wooden windows, that will breather in new life. Try it!