Platform Bed

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Project by Chris Davis posted 688 days ago 8365 views 21 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a platform bed was built to match a customer’s existing furniture. We built the bed only without a headboard. It is our standard Captain's Pedestal with a slight modification at the drawers closer to the foot. We combined the smaller drawer into one big drawer.

We also added a 5’ long drawer that pulls out of the foot, between the drawer cabinets. This is great for seasonal stuff.

Building pictures
Drawer frame being built
Drawer Boxes
! being finished:

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#1 posted 687 days ago

I have never seen a bed as multi-functional as this.
Great job!

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#2 posted 687 days ago

looks great!! this is perfect for kids, could be the base of a bunk bed. Thanks for sharing.

-- A good craftsman is able to make it work with the tools he has, I still need more tools

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#3 posted 687 days ago

I agree , a really functional design. Well done.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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#4 posted 687 days ago

Thanks everyone.

I’ve never thought about it but I guess it could be a base of a bunk.

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#5 posted 685 days ago

I likes it!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#6 posted 444 days ago

Great work.Nice looking bed.The platform bed has become increasingly popular in bedroom interior design.You can use the bed in your own room, or you can buy it for use as a guest bed. Your guests will love it.

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