How to hang a barn door without removing trim

This door almost hit the island when opened

Remove Door

By removing the door and installing a sliding door, we freed up space behind the island and made a better traffic flow in the kitchen

Install Header Above Door

Install header above door to attach sliding track

Header extends 3' beyond door for sliding track

Install Sliding Track

Paint header to match wall before installing track

Sliding Door Kit

Some doors come with the sliding hardware and some do not

Hang Any Door On A Sliding Track 

Modern Sliding Door without removing trim

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Easy Barn Door Installation

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How to install a bathroom sliding barn door