Add Legs To Platform Bed
If you have a king or queen size bed you would.
Add legs to platform bed. Others have a wood finish. It s probably going to be close to whatever size legs you used. You need to add a little extra support to your box spring.
Cut six pieces of the 4 inch by 4 inch to this length. To add a 1 5 riser to a platform bed without legs get some 2 x 4 planks and some no slip double stick carpet tape. How to build a modern platform bed.
Today we re showing you how to build a platform bed for 50. It doesn t matter how amazing the joinery or how beautiful the stock is that i m working with if this bed doesn t have a decent set of legs upon which to st. This project is so easy and makes a huge impact.
Visit a local home improvement or home supply store such as lowe s or bed bath and beyond to purchase some bed risers if you do not already have them. The thought is this bed will destroy your shins. To do this measure the distance from your floor to the wood frame of the box spring underneath.
Sometimes people will add height to a bed with bricks or cinderblocks which can suffice to raise a bed but. Flip your box spring back over and place it wherever it will be in your room. Cut the planks into the right size color them similarly to your platform bed and put them under your platform.
They re sold in a variety of heights. Some of the risers look a bit like upturned flowerpots with an indentation in the top. We have been making over our guest bedroom with furniture builds like midcentury side tables and a console table and a color block wall the old dark.
Disclaimer many folks are worried about the lack of a round over on the platform.