Turning a Bed Into a Bench

Ken Wingard takes the time to help a Facebook viewer out with a DIY.


-       Disassemble bed.

-       Remove any hardware

-       Cut footboard in half.

-       Cut side rails in half.

-       Attach each half of footboard to headboard at cut edge to create arms.

-       Attach one section of side rail between arms at seat height.

-       Add support blocks inside of arms on each side at seat height.

-       Trim remaining 3 pieces of side rails to create seat planks.

-       Secure seat planks with nails or screws.

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