Making a Solid Core Two Panel Shaker Style Door
You’ve calculated the dimensions for your new door and door frame, now it’s time for the fun part–building it!
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- (2) 2×6 x10-foot
- (1) 4×8’ sheet of ¼” hardboard
- Wood glue
- Primer & Paint
- Paintable Caulk
- Table Saw
- Miter Saw
- Router (I use this one) with ¼” bit (I own this set, which has a 1/4″ straight bit)
- 3 or more pipe clamps (these are the ones I use, with pipe purchased from my local hardware store)
- Finishing supplies (paint brushes, sander + sandpaper, caulk gun)
DIY Door Instructions
Today I’m sharing all the photos, tips, and instructions for building my affordable DIY Door on on of my favorite Builder/DIY blogs, The House of Wood. Check it out here: