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Loft bed for my boys

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Project by Chris posted 06-10-2012 10:23 PM 2670 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

We just had our third boy and the two oldest needed to move into the same room together, which is rather small. My Father in law and I came up with this design to take the existing bed and build a loft over top which he had done some 30 years ago for his kids when he had his third. It was made using 2×4 construction which was then faced with pine to match the existing bed. It was put together using 3 1/2 inch bolts and lag screwed into the studs. This loft bed is not going anywhere soon. Thanks for looking,

Chris

-- May the Lord bless you and keep you





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HalDougherty

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#1 posted 06-10-2012 10:46 PM

Great job! The boys will love the beds.

-- Hal, Tennessee http://www.first285.com

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#2 posted 06-11-2012 04:39 AM

Wonderful job, I am sure it will be used for much more than sleeping

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#3 posted 06-12-2012 04:52 PM

Looks great and solid well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#4 posted 04-01-2013 07:44 AM

Brilliant! Nice job.Loft beds are great space savers. They allow more efficient utilization of the available household space. Loft beds provide the ideal solution for children of all ages.

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