Do you have a small bedroom space? Some people who have a small space but have more guests and relatives sleeping over, they will think about trundle. In addition, to make it larger and more spacious for more people, they will think about having queen bed frame with twin trundle.
But how if you have tight budget to buy a queen bed with twin trundle? What if you have already the queen bed and you just want to have the twin trundle? Well, why don’t you make it? If you are interested with the idea of building the twin trundle for your queen size bed, here are some steps and tips to do.
How to Build Queen Bed Frame with Twin Trundle
The first thing when you want to build the twin trundle is the measurement. The end of the board, for example, is 61 ¾” x 18”. If you have to build it again then you need to make that become 62” x 18” for a tiny and more room for its slats. The side boards are made of more or less 1×6 pine with 1×2 strip which is attached for holding the slats. And the boards are 80” long.
The last boards to the right side and the board which is on trundle is 9” tall. In the trundle, we’ll cut it down up to 79” for having the room and to roll it under your bed. You can add the brown felt on to the top of the wood which will hold slats.
And you will get the beefed up holder to T post. Then, the next thing on building queen bed frame with twin size trundle is the pieces. There are 4 pieces that are held together by brackets. And it can be held very nicely. The brackets themselves will go altogether in a very sturdy way. However, you need to add the 5th board on its right hand side in order to secure your bed to the square which is shaped instead of the diamond shape if you push on it.
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Then you need to add felt into all of the wood which will be touching wood for silencing the squeaking. And include the top of center post. After that, your trundle will fit to the mattress which is under the center post. You can use some screws for holding the slats in the place. That is the steps on how to build a queen size bed.
On the queen trundle bed frame, you can cut down board so that trundle will fit with your bed. And then, you can attach your own board and add quarter round for finishing off raw edge from your cutting. You could also paint it. The painting can be adjusted with the upholstery fabric to the tufted head board.
Those are some steps on how to build queen bed frame with twin trundle. And what you need to pay attention is that you need some other people to help you because the steps are not easy when you work only with yourself. Happy building the twin trundle!