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14 sliding doors that optimise space to the maximum

Aqeelah Bawa-Osman Aqeelah Bawa-Osman
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Doors are a great way to maintain privacy when we have guests or keep the noise out for that quiet moment, but the great thing about sliding doors is that they take up far less space than the standard doorway and can create a room that is filled with light and fresh air when needed.

These door frames are available in metal, plastic or wood and are adaptable to that ultra-sleek and minimalist modern home design or even interior décor that is a lot more rustic. The 14 sensational sliding doors we look at today are perfect to designate spaces in the home, but they add elegance and sophistication to the décor as well. Interested? Well, our team of professionals ensured that there is something for any home in this article… let’s take a look!

1. Wide door with a dark frame

This door and its frame are simple, allowing the design to be in harmony with the rest of the décor.

2. Balcony with a view

A floor to ceiling sliding door enjoys picturesque views of the landscape from the bedroom.

3. Communication between the interior and exterior

 Windows & doors  by homify
homify

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homify

Sit back and enjoy the gorgeous garden from the comfort of the lovely living room.

4. Golden and translucent background

 Glass doors by 4plus5
4plus5

Glastüren

4plus5

Translucent glass may be customised for even more privacy.

5. Total transparency and blinds

Don’t be woken up by too much sunshine, light blinds are an excellent solution.

6. A glass door where needed

Two glass doors: one has a frame and iron grid, while the other is simply clean.

7. It’s not a closet, but it is functional

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Another example of translucent doors, this one has a chic and attractive square design.

8. Wood and stain glass

The wood and stained glass effect is rustic and the doors magically disappear into the walls, taking up even less space.

9. Frosted glass doors

The doors are frosted glass with a funky engraving, they are supported by metal bars at the top.

10. Virtual separation

 Windows & doors  by Exclusive Steel
Exclusive Steel

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Exclusive Steel

Glass doors to designate space is great as it still allows for light.

​ 11. A small garden in the bedroom

This creative indoor garden is enclosed behind simple sliding doors, giving the room a unique design.

12. Separate and integrate

These sliding doors allow the space to be separated and combined as and when convenient.

13. Fresh and airy kitchen

eclectic Kitchen by CERVERA SÁNCHEZ ARQUITECTOS
CERVERA SÁNCHEZ ARQUITECTOS

VISTA DE LA COCINA AL PRIMER ESPACIO ABIERTO PARA VENTILACIÓN E ILUMINACIÓN NATURAL

CERVERA SÁNCHEZ ARQUITECTOS

A kitchen such as this allows for natural ventilation to prevent odours.

14. Privacy dependent

This is another fantastic example of modern privacy. We have come to the end of this feature, but have a look at 21 ideas to renovate your home with very little effort

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