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 It really is a shame to cover all that fabulous wood with a mattress and comforter. Perhaps you could re-think the platform idea and make it a bed for Elvis! horrible bed frame. I have had it for 3 months with my queen size bed. It’s been creeking for the last month or so. Last night I sat on the edge of the bed and the whole wheel system collapsed. Queen beds offer just the right amount of size, comfort, and elegance. Typical queen size bed dimensions in the United States stand around 60” by 80”, providing more than enough room for two adults. Today’s DIY project guide sports over 80 images of how to build a queen size bed frame. Step by step instructions, cut lists and plans to build your own! Size Dimensions Notes Small Single 75 cm × 190 cm (30 in × 75 in) Common UK size for hospitality (zip & link) twin beds as beds can be combined to make a short king bed. Equivalent to previous 2’6″ x 6’3″ .
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 .