DIY - Bunk Bed

• DIY - Bunk beds

We are starting a new column - "Do It Yourself", in which we will tell you how to do things with his hands.

Ikeevskaya bunk bed itself is worth 11,000 rubles. And another table hinged to it - 5000 rubles. Therefore it was decided to make the most of a good bed with his hands. So, I wanted something like this:

DIY - Bunk Bed

Stage 0 - reflections, drawings.

Dimensions Ikeevskomu took on the mattress - 170h200 see.

DIY - Bunk Bed

Step 1 - Purchase of materials. It turned 98h48h3000 boards 15 mm 2 sheets 9h1500h1500 plywood boards 5 to 100h20h2000 table 40h40h2000 16 bars. Boards planed, sanded.

Thick board 200 rubles bars 50 rubles, plywood sheets 550 rubles.

DIY - Bunk Bed

Step 2 - corner poles and gashes. Geminate boards to prevent "torsion" add-in full and drying in order to impart stability of the structure. The idea podsmotrena builders houses of timber. The height of the pillars - 180 cm, bed height - 135 cm.

DIY - Bunk Bed

Step 3 - the beginning of the frame assembly. Gashes on one board, then fasten the other screws (110 mm), two washers and a nut M8.

DIY - Bunk Bed

Step 4 - the most inconvenient, if you do the same. The self-tapping screw up the ends of the boards 150 mm. And corners.

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Step 5 - Fu-yi, you can breathe, you have been around itself and does not need to prop up the shoulder. The frame is ready.

DIY - Bunk Bed

Step 6 - that lurks rookery. From the top, in the middle of the short sides, bolts and corners plant a rib rigidity. Scrollsaw and fasten two sheets 9mm thick plywood (total 140x200 cm).

DIY - Bunk Bed

Step 7 - table. I thought, and did not buy ready-made furniture panels, and made the table of individual dosochek. Underneath each other are connected by two poperechinkami, for screws 40 mm.

DIY - Bunk Bed

Step 8 - ladder. From pillars residues - with the calculation and took what boards 3 meters, and columns 1 and 8 meters. Mounted on the sides - two of the screw of 120 mm on each side end.

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Step 9 - before the lacquer coating. Lacquer furniture, nitro. Dries 1 hour terrible stench. It is better to take a clear! Edging on top do from the bar, and the shift - because in the end it turns to drive the screws only so. Before the coating process the surface of the fine sandpaper.

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Step 10 - reinforcement ribs are attached to the corners.

DIY - Bunk Bed

Step 11 - ready to live. Shelves made of plywood and residues from timber residues. That's like a fantasy tells you how much and where. I'm missing two.

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Step 12 - and now, and with the light!

DIY - Bunk Bed

You can, of course, more and attach to the wall, but believe me, even with active physical exercises ... mmm .. - bed is not swinging!

Total, according to the materials I got 6000 rubles, angles, bolts, screws, nail - 2000 rubles.

Evgeny Kuznetsov, especially for our website