DIY Work From Old Window Frames

Editor   September 17, 2015   Comments Off on DIY Work From Old Window Frames

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Work, different means…

The obvious association with the term “Work” at home is the Spice it up the light openings. It is also the right way. But we’re different now. On the net, we found many examples of the DIY decoration has been made from old Windows. Most invasions was fascinated by us! For this reason, we would like to share this great experience inside of this article with you.

How old should the window be?


There are hardly any restrictions. Such DIY work would be possible even with pieces that are 50 or 100 year old. It is important that the Windows are in good condition.

Some Windows of buildings with historic character can have a really high value.

It is worth to restore them and to integrate into this new State in the interior design

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Create work

DIY work can get as soon as possible a very practical character. You create wonderful great new mirror. Sand the frame (if they are made of wood) and paint them if necessary. Some materials would have to be made so easy just clean.

Now replace the old glass mirror.

Are that but original pieces, in which one could look, aren’t you?

Or decorate the old window frame with beautiful napkins with colorful patterns

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Tell a story

An in a sense new method in the interior design is to tell stories. Old window frames are almost always connected to great stories. You are a great subject for entertainment on each new visit to the living room.

Step by step

After this slightly longer statement we would like to explain but like step by step, how you might implement a work concept successfully.

Worn out shutters are perfect for beautiful night tables in the Shabby chic style

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Make clean

That one should make good clean the window frames, seems to be not too clear lovers many DIY. If you finish everything else and then clean it, the results are usually not the best.

First clean the frame thoroughly. Then, you could perform the rest of the work. It is now even more practical.

Beautify the window frame with patterned wrapping paper

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Smooth wood surfaces

Most of the time to integrate old frames made of wood as work. So they look nice, they should preferably be sanded with sand paper. The electric versions are easier to use when it comes to the rough part. Using the old, non-automated method is the fine part of work to implement.

Decide on the type of functionality

To integrate the frame as wall decoration, or something more? Would you perhaps have a mirror or a picture gallery? Consider the piece itself and intuitively decide why it is best suited. Its natural structure would certainly take on the appropriate thoughts.

Old window frames are also very effectively over the fireplace in the living room

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Fix well

Consider the window frame as an image. Draw ideas from the modern wall decoration concepts to find the appropriate place for this.

It’s usually a not lightweight construction. So, make sure that it is securely fastened. In case of doubt, you sit this work on the wall.

Practical memo boards can be easily customize from the window frame

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As a final word

Such work seems so obvious. It’s amazing she has only now started to gain in popularity.

Some historical window frames are really valuable and we would advise even the professional restoration and revision for them. It would be worth in any case!

Attach an unconventional mirror on the wall

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Or rather need a wall mirror in the hallway?

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Use the old window frame as an original picture frame

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Elongated window frames you can rest it directly on the wall

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Painted white, the window frames are very suitable for the rustic furniture

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On a red wall, however, the frames are a beautiful Christmas decoration

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Create your own special photo collage!

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On request you can use the whole wall in

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Customize a delightful chalk board

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Draw inspiration from the past and create stunning work!

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