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Lowes.com, Ana-White.com, Shanty-2-Chic.com and Woodworking for Mere Mortals.com all host free plans for platform beds. These plans allow do-it-yourselfers to customize their beds by size, building materials and finish. ... More »

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As of 2015, some good wooden bed frame designs include a wooden platform bed and a king-size bed frame. Both of these plans are available for free on Shanty-2-Chic.com. More »

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As of 2015, builders can find free bed building plans at HomeDepot.com and DesignsbyStudioC.com. These websites offer the plans to make a single bed frame and headboard. More »

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Build a twin platform bed using stock lumber by building a box from 2x4s, adding the legs, cleats and slats and finishing the bed. Predrill all screw holes to prevent splitting the wood. Larger beds require providing cen... More »

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To build a loft bed, gather the materials, measure the mattress, create a frame, and assemble the platform. Finally, prime and paint the loft bed. More »

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To make a platform for a twin bed, begin with 1-by-10-inch boards to make the bottom box and 1-by-4-inch boards in the bed dimensions placed on their sides in a rectangle for the platform. Finish the bottom box with 1-in... More »

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To build a homemade bed frame, find or create the plans, collect all necessary materials and then begin construction. Basic plans can be modified to accommodate individual sizes and design choices. More »

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