This week I set out to ditch our box-springs and get low! Read more to find out how to build your own king sized platform bed. Please GO HERE for the updated 2015 king-sized platform bed plans! They’re BETTER! 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 Buy South Shore 60” Basic Platform Bed with 2 Drawers, Queen, Chocolate: Furniture – Amazon.com FREE DELIVERY possible on eligible purchases 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 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”. Upgrade your bedroom with one of these easy DIY platform beds! If you feel like you need a new focal point for your bedroom or just want to build a woodworking project over the weekend, try your hand at one of these DIY platform beds. Some of these DIY platform bed plans could be the DIY projects you’re looking for! .
Detailed SketchUp plans and step-by-step instructions on how to build your own DIY platform bed. Includes pictures and tips from my own DIY platform bed Create the end boxes. You’ll be using the lumber to build two end shelves which share the weight of the bed with the Expedit shelves. The boxes are created by Connecting two 38″ sections of 2×10 lumber to two 28″ sections of 2×10 lumber into a 38″x31″ box. Today I’m sharing free plans for the Queen platform bed with storage underneath. This bed fits perfectly between two wardrobe cabinets. What an adorable bed! And you built it yourself – while pregnant no less! That’s awesome! My husband and I want to build a similar bed for our little one and we’d even like to build one for our bedroom. .