Installing a headboard on a metal bed frame adds a decorative and functional touch to the bedroom, giving you an attractive place to hang a night mask, dream catcher or other objects you need for your sleep. When you purchase a headboard separate from your bed frame, you'll need to attach the two pieces to prevent leaning or tilting.
Attach a headboard to a metal frame by lining up the holes on the headboard to the holes on the frame. Ask a friend to hold the frame steady while inserting nuts, bolts and washers to connect the two. Place the headboard behind the frame. Place the headboard, with the padded decorative side facing the frame, up against the wall behind the frame.
Because bedframes are designed to accommodate headboards, your frame should also have holes in it for the bolts, whether the frame is a basic metal one that came with the mattress or the base of a ...
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The bed-frame's headboard brackets usually have four horizontally oblong holes or slots, one above the other. These accommodate various headboard designs or allow you to raise the headboard up a couple of inches, to accommodate an extra-deep mattress, for instance.
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Attaching a headboard to your existing bed frame might be a concern, but you don’t need to worry. Installing a new headboard is something that any homeowner can take on as a do-it-yourself project.