Mount the bed rail hangers. This hardware is essential in forming a rigid connection between all the bed rails in the frame. Secure the bed rail hangers to the end of the side-rail and head post. This step by step diy project is about how to build a storage bed frame.If you need to use the space of your room efficiently, you should consider building a wooden bed frame with drawers. If you are a homeowner, a student or you just need a new woodworking challenge, building a bed frame will most certainly add value to your life. Love this bed frame! I was able to get the boxes into my place by myself, but had to get creative with it. The frame wasn’t difficult to put together, it took 2 of us a little over an hour. First of all, you have to build the base bed frame, by using 2×8 wooden boards (you can use 2×10 boards if you want a taller bed frame). Consequently, cut 2 wooden boards at 70”, while the other boards must be cut at 63”. Build this Queen sized platform bed frame with storage drawers. Pair it with your favorite headboard for an attractive AND functional storage piece. Material is 3/4″ plywood with a 2×4 base. Attach a 2×4 cleat to bottom of each storage compartment Each cleat should fit INSIDE the base. Set .
The main frame is 2″x6″ with a centered 2″x4″ set down 1-1/4″ for stability. I have a 2″x3″ along each side set down 1-1/4″ to hold the planks (which hold up the bed). Living in a small house, I try to make the best use of space that I can. In my bedroom, I found I didn’t have enough room for another dresser, so I decided to make some drawers to slide under my bed. 3. DIY Hotel Style Bed Frame and Headboard Make a perfect hotel style bed! Learn all the tricks to making the perfect bed frame and headboard that looks just like those luxury beds at the fanciest ( and comfiest!) hotels! The old book has been sitting on the shelf for too long now; why not brew a cup of coffee and read it in the comfort of your new bed? Easy to Build DIY Platform Bed .