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Barn Door Coffee Bar Center

I think we can all agree that the world is full of coffee lovers, so this project was a no brainer! I needed a fun way to display and store all of my coffee items and this coffee bar was the perfect addition to my kitchen.


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Step 1:
Attach the bottom (48") 1x6 stretcher to the two (35") coffee bar sides using 1 1/4" pocket hole screws and wood glue. The side with the pocket holes should be facing down. (Pocket holes were made with a Kreg Jig on a 3/4" setting.)


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Step 2:
Attach the top (48") 1x6 stretcher to the two coffee bar sides using 1 1/4" pocket hole screws and wood glue. The side with the pocket holes should be facing down. (Pocket holes were made with a Kreg Jig on a 3/4" setting.)


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Step 3:
Attach the two middle (33") 1x6 boards to the coffee bar using 1 1/4" pocket hole screws and wood glue. The sides with the pocket holes should be facing outward. (Pocket holes were made with a Kreg Jig on a 3/4" setting.) Boards should be 12" from the coffee bar side.


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Step 4:
Attach the (12") 1x6 shelving to the coffee bar using 1 1/4" pocket hole screws and wood glue. The sides with the pocket holes should be facing down. (Pocket holes were made with a Kreg Jig on a 3/4" setting.) The top shelves should be 11" from the top and the bottom shelves are 11" from the bottom.


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Step 5:
Assemble frame using using 1 1/4" pocket hole screws and wood glue. (Pocket holes were made with a Kreg Jig on a 3/4" setting.)

Note: Make sure to measure against your assembled coffee bar before making cuts for best fit.


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Step 6:
Add coffee bar frame to coffee bar using a brad nailer, finish nails and wood glue.


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Step 7:
Add (49 1/2"x35") 1/4" plywood to the back of the coffee bar using a staple gun and wood glue.


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Step 8:
Fill all nail holes with DAP wood filler and let dry.
Sand down the coffee bar with a corner cat sander and wipe off any dust.


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Step 9:
Paint the coffee bar with two light coats of paint and let dry thoroughly. I used Behr Ultra Pure White.


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Step 10:
Assemble Barn Door Hardware
4 - Clothesline Pulleys
4 - 2" Hex Screws
4 - 1" Spacers
1 - 1" x !/8" x 96" Aluminum Flat Bar
4 - 1/4" x 1" Hex Bolts
Pack of 1/4" washers
Pack of 1/4" locking nuts
8 - Baby Hex Screws

I used Shanty 2 Chics, barn door hardware tutorial for this project. Check it out here.
http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2017/03/diy-barn-door-hardware-20.html


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Step 11:
Spray paint barn door hardware, drawer pulls, pipe and S hardware with color of choice (Rustoleum Metallic Finish), let dry and then spray with clear enamel spray.


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Step 12:
Assemble barn doors by adding (4 1/2") 1/4" mdf pieces to a sheet of (12"x35") 1/2" mdf. Space out the 1/4" mdf by placing two nickels in between. Secure down with glue and hold it into place with clamps (overnight). Once the Doors are completely dry, paint the doors.and add the door handles.


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Step 13:
Cut the 1/2" pipes down to size with a pipe cutter. Pipes should be long enough to fit snug in the coffee bar. My pipes were 22 2/8"


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Step 14:
Add 1/4" MDF pieces under piping for support. Attach with wood glue/brad nails. I placed my pipes based on the sizes of my coffee cups.


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Step 15:
Place the flat bar on the coffee center and drill through the holes in the bar. I drilled four holes in my bar for extra support. Once the holes are drilled, attach the flat bar to the coffee center using the spacers and 2" hex screws.


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Step 16:
Hang your pulleys on the flat bar and place your coffee bar door up against the coffee center. I placed a 1x6 under the door for proper spacing and then attached the pulleys to the door with baby hex screws. Use a level to screw evenly.


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Step 17:
Hang your S hooks and coffee cups, decorate and Enjoy!


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Awallace8524
Awallace8524

This is amazing!! I have been following Ashley since she first started blogging and she inspires me every day!

Handmade Haven
Handmade Haven

Thank you so much!

Cityboyfarmgirl
Cityboyfarmgirl

Love love love! Your finish choices really make this project shine!! And who doesn't need storage.

Handmade Haven
Handmade Haven

Thanks for checking it out!

The Handyman's Daughter
The Handyman's Daughter

This is gorgeous! I especially love the finish on the hardware!

grover959
grover959

Awesome project, thanks for sharing these plans. Your build quality and finish really stand out. I imagine this is a focal point within your kitchen.

Handmade Haven
Handmade Haven

Thank you!

lvparker1
lvparker1

This is incredible!!!! And, don't get me started on the hardware....it's inspiring!!!!!

Handmade Haven
Handmade Haven

Tha hardware is my favorite! Thanks for checking it out!

CarolineK92
CarolineK92

What an awesome build-- functional and gorgeous! The finish you chose for the hardware is awesome! Thanks for sharing the plans.

Handmade Haven
Handmade Haven

Thanks for checking it out!

seanessa
seanessa

I love this idea! Great job, Ashley!

IMBigWillie
IMBigWillie

Good job!

rchampine
rchampine

What another wonderful piece you have made!! Love it

Mirth73
Mirth73

Nice!

rusthawk_30902
rusthawk_30902

Love this! Seems like something I could tackle myself, and the barn doors rock!

Annaleigh8889
Annaleigh8889

Love it! How does the spray paint hold up?

Handmade Haven
Handmade Haven

So far so good! The clear enamel coat is important!

DaniStewart
DaniStewart

Looks beautiful! I can't wait to build it!

maryw1981_41729
maryw1981_41729

This is beautiful!

John Card
John Card

Looks amazing!! Great idea!

savery422_26227
savery422_26227

Just what we needed! I am new at DIY and I am so inspired by your projects

Quinn12023
Quinn12023

I love the metallic spray paint on the barn door hardware. I think I might build this a little deeper and use it for pantry storage. Thank you so much for the easy to follow plans!

Handmade Haven
Handmade Haven

I would love to see it when you're finished!

TARZANTHEJEDI
TARZANTHEJEDI

So neat! I like how open and versatile it is!

ashleeault
ashleeault

LOVE this! Especially that rose gold hardware!

shebuiltit
shebuiltit

I love barn doors & especially when they are incorporated with coffee bars :) I wouldn't have thought to do rose gold but I may be obsessed now.

Handmade Haven
Handmade Haven

I am obsessed with Rose Gold!

ginger_rose_126257
ginger_rose_126257

What a unique idea. I love it, perfect for small spaces and such great use for coffee bits and pieces. Love the sliding doors.

tom_62027
tom_62027

Nice Job! The hardware looks great.

Lola85
Lola85

Cool project. I love the copper accents.

Build and Create Home
Build and Create Home

This is amazing! Loving the copper and white combo.

ashdischer
ashdischer

I love that rose gold color!!!

MckenzieRoseDecor
MckenzieRoseDecor

Wish I had a place for this! Love the rose gold accients!

Amitybelleinteriors
Amitybelleinteriors

It's so cute!! I've been following you since the start, you're amazing!!

Candipl
Candipl

This is really nice. I may have to use your plans to make something like this for my mom :) thanks for sharing.

cindyscarb
cindyscarb

This is adorable!

Danigirl
Danigirl

Loveeeee this and love the copper!!❤️

Kvandervis87
Kvandervis87

Love the finish!

jody_pelzel_82047
jody_pelzel_82047

Gorgeous! I don't have any rose gold in our house....yet. But I will very soon. ;) You've inspired me to try this project!

jfox520
jfox520

I love this project.

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Project Information

Difficulty: Easy
Categories: Crafts & Decor, Furniture

Materials Used:

  • rustoleum clear enamel

  • rustoluem metallic finish

  • handle pulls

  • 1/2" piping

  • 1 1/4" pocket hole screws

  • s hooks

  • Wood Glue


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