I built this for our family .
Step 1: Start Framing !
The size can be anything you want but we went with a standard twin size mattress. 75x39 . HOWEVER ! side note dont make this taller than your widest door way !! our day bed will forever live in this room till dismantled lol!
Step 2: Sheet Em Up !
Cut squares out of 1/4 inch ply. I used a pneumatic stapler and glue. My son helping in this last one ..
Step 3: Trim All Squares
1x4 pine 1x6 for the front .
Step 4: Trim Top
Step 5: Quarter Round Goes in the Corners !
Step 6: Quarter Round Inside All Boxes
Step 7: Quarter Round Under Top and Front
Step 8: Round Over Top Edges With Router .
Step 9: Sand and Plane for Best Finish Results
Step 10: Make Your Significant Other Paint It..
Step 11: Add Ikea Mattress and Bed Set !
Step 12: And Time to Get Lazy !
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