These beds are a design innovation on the classic platform type bed most often with added underlighting. Floating beds are an eye catching focal point in any bedroom.
I decided that i wanted a larger frame so i went with 2 6 boards as the outer top frame.
How to make a floating bed. Want to build a bed and make it look like its floating in the air. Growing tired of my boxspring on the floor i decided i wanted to create a bed frame that made it look like the bed was floating above the floor. This tutorial by homemademodern is not cheap.
I really like how it turned out as he added led lights under the bed frame. The idea is to make it seem as if the bed is floating. The wood for this project will cost around 300 dollars depending on where you purchase it from.
Next you need to build the top frame for the floating bed the one that will actually support the mattress. Don t forget to mention the cost of the materials the total time of the project as well as a few impressions about the build. Amazed because this is so cool and it creates a real illusion that the bed is actually floating.
Build this floating bed and sleep well. Honestly it s a cool idea and concept but if you re on a budget then i would say find other alternatives to. The bed has a frame built under it but the way that it is built appears to be a floating bed.
Afterwards you need to attach the intermediate supports. In this video i m covering the build a. Most often associated with modern interior design they can be a fresh addition to your home no matter what your style.
My hubby built this floating platform bed frame in a weekend. Nervous because what if it breaks on me in the middle of the night. Drill pocket holes at both ends of the 74 screws and insert 2 1 2 screws into the 56 beams.
I left room for a headboard lamp idea that i ll be completing in the next couple of weeks. I m in between nervous and amazed when i saw how to make a floating bed. Our platform king size bed in the master bedroom was designed to give the illusion that it s floating off the ground.
You can by building this bed yourself and adding a string of led rope lights to the bottom. Cut the components from 2 8 lumber. The time it will take you to build this will be from 2 to 4 days.
As soon as i showed him what i was thinking he was on board.