Just replaced my hand made platform bed for a new metal frame bed, but oh no we don't have any storage under the bed now.
I glad I kept a couple of old drawers in my loft.
Now all I need is a frame.
Step 1: The Frame
What I needed was a drawer frame.
To make it I cut out 2 x side panels, 4 x cross rails and 4 x drawer slides.
Step 2: Cut and Paint
The frame, drawer fronts and the cross rails have to be painted.
I made some Oatmeal and raisin cookies between coats of paint,
from a recipe I saw on this site. Yum.
Step 3: Hang Em High Make Em Dry
I screwed small brass hooks into the rails, so that I could hang them up to dry between coats.
Step 4: Glue and Screw
Glue and screw the drawer slides on to the side panels.
Step 5: The Completed Article
Assemble the frame using the cross rails, and slide the drawer into place.
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