Bunk bed with steps – Do you have trouble climbing the top bunk bed? Need a ladder that gathers your bunk? Here’s a simple, cheap ladder that anyone can build using materials from your local hardware store (or even around your garage).
Cut all work before construction of bunk bed with steps. Set the saw horses in a safe, well-ventilated place. Use suitable protective equipment. Sand all cut wood smoothly to prevent splits. Optional; Bets or Paint wood at this time if desired. Connect four wooden studs at an angle level with the floor placed 1 foot apart. Attached with screw or nail. Connect top-ring perpendicular to the floor with 3 “nail or screw.
Connect the top rail of bunk bed with steps with 3 “screws or nails. Drill 3/8 “holes under each of the four lower steps. Connect bar bearings with hexagonal screws on each of the four lower steps. Easy? See attached picture for details. See my article on how to build a bunk bed from the ground. You can also use a metal hook to connect the steps to the bed for a single removable ladder. Always use safety precautions when building something. Always correct all shiners. (Shiners are nails that penetrate the work.) Need a bunk bed for your children? Do you want to make it a fun family project? Here are step by step instructions how to build a child bunk bed from the ground.
After collecting all your tools and materials, set your circular saw and see the horse in a safe place (dry and well ventilated). Cut all wood pieces to the specified lengths specified in the materials section. Sand all cut brittle until smooth to prevent damage due to splits. Place the support rails (4 each) in the mattress frames as below. Space evenly. Connect with tire screws and finish nails. Connect corner posts to mattress frames at 1 foot high and four feet high thereafter (or to the desired length). Keep in place with finishing nails. Use 41.5 “and 78” 2x4s to build two more rectangular frames for the protective rails. Even space rails on the crossover fence and connect to the corner posts with tire screws. Place the mattress deck in the mattress frames. Attached with surface nails and tire screws.