How To Make A Wood Pallet Bed Frame

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Queen Size Pallet Bed Frame DIY

The wood pallet bed frame is freely available, free of charge or at a nominal cost, anywhere that accepts deliveries of heavy goods. Gather two or four of them, and you can turn them into DIY bedroom furniture. Furthermore, a platform bed made with a double mattress doubles as it is with a pile of pillows placed along the back. So, you can use more pallets as a basis for a larger bed.

Get 40-by-48-inch wooden pallets in good condition, with no broken or cracked splints. Two pallets are needed for a double bed and four pallets for a double or double bed. Then, sand the pallets with the palm sander to soften all surfaces and edges. Rounded edges and corners that can protrude from the edges of the finished bed mattress. Furthermore, this step is important to avoid splinters and may take some time. Clean the paddles well to remove all the sand dust. If desired, stain or paint the pallets now.

Place the pallets. For a double bed, they put two pallets from end to end. For a double queen or, they lay two other paddles from end to end next to the first series. Then, attach two large hinges where the first two pallets meet, one end of each hinge on each pallet. And then, attach the locking caster wheels to the four corners of a pallet bed. For a double queen or, attach two more in the center of each long side. Lock the wheels and turn the bed upside down. Place a mattress on the pallet bed and do it with sheets and blankets.

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