Painted, raised panels float within the frame of this three-panel door rather than being glued. This approach allows for expansion and contraction of the three panels.
The classic three-panel horizontal door looks beautiful in pocket form.
Two single three-panel swing doors are hung together in the same jamb here; they open in the middle.
Three-panel doors blend very well with other rich architectural details. In this bathroom a three-panel door complements a tall baseboard and crown molding.
Not to be taken too seriously, a three-paneler can work wonderfully in robin's egg blue.
Flat three-panel doors are often used in Arts and Crafts homes. Combined with a Craftsman header, these doors are architectural gems.
These days most interior doors are painted, but these horizontal panels show off the natural beauty of the wood grain.