2 12' 2x4 s
2 8' 2x4 s
2 wall outlets ( note king size 1 on each sie of bed) for cell phones and tablets
1 led light with dimmer /in the knot hole door
12/ 2 wire for the receptacles
10/ 2 wire lenghth depends on your outlet to the bed
number slats depends on the height you want, shelves are as well up tp you this head board was measured for king so measure your mattress and get creative.
we left the nail heads and screwed to the 2x4 s grinded lightly sand and clear coated you can use stain I didn't want dark so natural is the way I went.