Love the hanging / sliding barn door idea. Especially for a laundry room. Or for a barrier in the basement between the man cave and the rest of the entertaining space. But I would use the wooden style barn doors for that area.
San Roque Modern transitional-laundry-room. Laundry room inspiration. Cabinet above washer/dryer. Stackable washer dryer. Drying rack mounted on side of washer dryer panel. Cubbies for laundry organizing. Open shelving for organizing. Dark gray cabinets.