Building Rustic Full Size Bed
Rustic full size bed – Make your own rustic bed, you can create a truly unique piece of furniture that reflects your taste and your effort, and is a good alternative to an expensive store-bought rustic bed. Be creative with your design using the tall corner posts to raise your bed, add shelves or make it a bunk bed. Add rustic rails, headboards and baseboards with natural limbs to make a truly unique bed with rustic charm.
Decide on the size and design of your bed. Much rustic full size bed with natural, aged or distressed wood, so get creative in the materials, preparation and potential design of your new rustic full size bed. Start with the frame. Place the four posts in your chosen height at appropriate places. Line up your platform boards to ensure that they fit in the frame.
Make the frame by attaching four 2-by-4 boards your chosen length runs between the four services. Place your board’s bed platform of the frame, and nail them to the boards below to create your deck. Make shelves or a storage area in the same way. Do gable, BMC and rails in your chosen style. Look for dead, hardwood branches that still have limbs attached.
Prepare your rails by grinding or distressing. Mount the rails to the deck and corner posts with nails or wood glue, and then fasten with wood screws. The latter requires special tools and more skilled woodworking. Place your mattress in the middle, and enjoy your homemade, rustic full size bed.