Step 1: Raised Bed Frame Illustration
Step 2: Making the Bed Frame.
Step 2 ~ then cut (4) 45'' long cross supports.
step 3 ~ Next was to cut (4) 80'' long 2x4 main frame supports
step 4 ~ cut (4) 45 inch long top bed frame support 2 x 4 s
step 5~ Next i installed (2) 1x 20x 78'' long particle board box spring boards
Step 3: Cubby for the Eden Pure Heater
Step 4: Storage Doors Illustration
Step 5: Making the Storage Doors
step 2~ cut (4) 2x3/4x18 1/2'' long door support slats . 2 per door.
step 3~Assemble doors by gluing 2 slat supports to the doors and secure them with 1 '' drywall screws so the glue could dry.
step 4 ~ purchase 2 door knobs, 1 key hole lock, and 2 inside door interlock bolts
step 5~ drill a 7/8 hole in the inside corner of the door for the key hole lock.
step 6 ~ install the key hole lock
step 7~ next would be to install the 4 door hinges with hidden screws .
step 8~ install the 2 interlock bolts and 2 door knobs.
Step 6: The Knotty Pine Look..
Step 1~ I cut 21'' pieces of shiplap boards to cover the sides of the frame .
step 2 ~ Is to rip a board to 4 1/2 inches wide which will give it a 1 1/2 overlap .
step 3~ i used a round over router bit to make a smooth round edge.Then cut to length and finish nailed into place
step 4 ~ I like to use Minwax water based polycrylic for a sealer because it doesnt have a odor and it drys clear .