Wish to add some extra storage to a bed room, with out taking over any more room? Have you ever thought-about a mattress with drawers or a captain’s mattress?
Storage beds could be costly to purchase – particularly a high quality one that’s sturdy and could be moved.
The excellent news is with just some primary instruments and a few lumber, you may construct this diy drawer mattress!
Video Tutorial for Constructing a Drawer Mattress
The steps for constructing this mattress are fairly easy – construct two 2×4 frames, add the ends, then the drawers and slat system. Watch me create this mattress on this video:
Simple Flip Down Storage Possibility
Are you curious about simply the flip down model?
These plans are right here and are a lot simpler. And you’ll all the time add drawers later, like I did!
Can I add a Totally different Headboard or Footboard?
Sure! Simply construct, and fix the headboard and footboard afterwards. You could possibly even depart the ends open (use 1x3s or 1x4s as a substitute of the 1x8s on the ends) to avoid wasting cash.
Can I Make this a Twin XL Storage Mattress?
Sure! The dual XL modification is simple. Simply add 5″ to the general size.
Can I Make this a King?
Sure! A typical king is simply two twin XL beds however collectively. Solely construct drawers for the 2 outsides (and you can also make the drawers deeper for extra storage.
The king is the perfect bang on your buck in case you are wanting to construct a much bigger mattress, and the dual XL possibility makes them all the time useful for teenagers rooms too.
What A couple of Full or Queen?
Sure, you are able to do this, I’d suggest the 2 mattress methodology like the usual king, so you may transfer the beds into the room and the middle is supported.