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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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Good bed blueprints can be found on woodworking websites, such as Fine Woodworking and Free Woodworking Plans. These sites have bed blueprints for many different types of beds, such as an Ann Marie queen size bed, bed wi... 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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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 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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