In a DIY bed you could actually sleep very comfortable! That seems impossible to you? You do not believe in it? We’ll show you some creative ideas for self-built beds and give useful tips to make your bed individual and unique!
Comfortable and cozy with DIY bed
How big should the DIY bed be?
Before you think about the necessary materials, you should first think about how big the DIY bed should actually be. It should of course be the size of the room and not exceed. For this purpose, you must also take into account the Matrazengröße: Frequently used mattress sizes are 80 x 200 cm or 120 x 200 cm.
Finish the bed structure
You have the opportunity to build the bed structure from numerous materials. In principle, wood is the most recommended because it can be processed well. Of course, if you are creative, gifted and hand-sent you can design the bed frame for the DIY bed yourself. Nowadays the s.g. Plywood particularly popular and recognized in such constructions.
A bed of pallets is also cheap idea!
You will find a detailed manual here , The bed structure could also be made from pallets – it’s really simple and inexpensive! When designing the pallet bed, you can no longer use the bed frames because they are well ventilated because of the holes in the lower part of the wood. The construction instructions are simple and interesting: The respective pallets arranged according to how much you want the bed to be high and then bolted together. Since the mattress is just so on the pallets, this should be really comfortable, because the pallets have no steel mattress.
Refresh the apartment
You just want to refresh your apartment and give the old bed new appearance? Just a while painting work is enough to turn the old bed into an innovative work of art. If you have designed the bed yourself, you should oil the wood a bit. That way, your DIY bed would look efficient and certainly last longer. Decorations on the newly decorated bed are of course never superfluous – you can decorate according to the style of your home!