Intro: Loft Bed for My Son.
Due to the fact that kids are growing and they need their own space and our home has limited area for further expansion, we've decided to devide the living room in order to create space for an extra bedroom, and study -playing space for our kid. Before he was sharing his room with our elder daughter and now both need their own space and privacy.The room was already devided a door has been ordered from a carpenter and I took the reponibility to build solid loft bed with a foldable desk and extra shelves.
Step 1: Setting the Basic Frame and Support
The support and the correct leveling of the frame is the most important task especially when it's 2,00 meters high just above the front yard door.
Step 2: Setting the Deck
that's the easy part ....
Step 3: Wooden Ladder
Building a safe and solid high wooden ladder is also a difficult chalenge for someone who is an amateur as I am. I was looking on internet long time to see videos and building tips about it. It took me nearly two days for measuring and building. it's very important to level it correctly.
Step 4: Safety Banisters
safety is important !
Step 5: Shelves and Foldable Desk
I have purchased some years ago from a local store that it was closing down 2 steinless steel foldable heavy duty foldable corners and I build a small wooden deck to attach on them in order to create a versatile desk which will provide studying space and also when it's down valuable playing space for our kid. I took the advantage of the wooden columns and I have also build shelves for future needs , a book,a toy or a pc.