How to Make a Pallet Bed Frame

There are a dozen ways to repurpose wooden pallets, one is make a bed out of it. If you're into recycling and rustic furniture this project is for you.

Steps

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    Get 2 sets of pallets, these are available at any recycling store. You can even buy these at any supermarket warehouses.
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    Sand the pallets. Although you want the rustic effect a little sanding will prevent you from getting splinters.
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    Paint primer on the pallet's surface.
    • Paint any color you prefer.
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    Join the two pallets together.
    • You can cut a small plank and nail them to the sides of the pallets so the two pallets are joined.
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    Add wheels on the corners of the pallets.
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    Get a mattress and sheets and enjoy your rustic bed.

Things You’ll Need

  • 2 Wooden pallet
  • Electric sanding equipment
  • Power saw
  • Plank of wood to connect the pallets together
  • Hammer
  • Nails
  • Paint

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Categories: Furniture and Cabinets