Get those mattresses off the floor.
Building a bed frame from wood.
We all have that one room that needs a wood platform bed.
Why not make this amazing mid century but modern looking diy king size platform bed frame.
Prop the frame assembly up 1 inches from the ground.
Measure the distance between the bed frame sides in this case 6 5 and cut seven 2x4s to this length.
Install the two plywood ledger strips even with the bottom of the bed frame sides.
Finally we did it.
Attach support blocks to the head and foot rails and add support beams to the bed.
Apart from providing a solid foundation a wooden bed frame is a valuable addition to your bedroom décor.
This simple diy wood bed frame is inspired by some of the 1000 2000 beautiful wooden bed frame and platform bed designs we love.
You can use scrap pieces of lumber or 2 x 4 inch and 1 x 4 inch boards.
Then mount the bed rail hangers in each corner of the bed and attach support rails to each side rail to support the bed in the middle.
Use wood glue and install 1 1 4 screws 6 on center through the face of the ledger into the side panel.
On the other hand you might have not found yet a bed frame to fit your needs and tastes so a diy project could be the solution to your problems.
Line one of the side apron pieces even with the ends of the frame assembly with a 1 inch over hang on the top edge.
A diy bed frame sounded so awesome and so scary to me for a long time.
Whether you aim for a modern finish or just love the traditional look the following diy plans and ideas will help you know the basic do s and don ts while building a wooden bed frame.
The summer break is just around the corner which means you will have a lot of free time on your hands.