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How to build a full size platform bed

I just bought a new foam mattress and I wanted to build my own platform bed frame but I couldn't find any plans that were for a full size mattress. I wanted to know if you could help me with the material I would need and drawn plans to help me out. 

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Posted 2011-08-21T22:05:44+0000  by franky55909 franky55909
 

Hi there and thank you for your question.

 

Franky there is a great post on the community from my fellow associate Ask_Mr_Jay that explains in detail how to build a platform bed frame. Click on the image bellow to get redirected to his post with How-To instructions, drawings and list of materials needed for this project. 

 

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"Once those two are built, toenail the two sections (drive in on an angle) and make sure again to pre-drill. Add in some wood glue around the edges for a stronger bond if needed. Once ready (or dry), you can apply your sheets of plywood to the top tier..."

 

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Hope this helps and please don't hesitate to ask if you need more help with this project.

 

George

 

 

 

Posted 2011-08-22T14:00:40+0000  by George_HD_CHI
 
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