White Platform Beds – A platform bed is an elegant and inexpensive way to get your mattress and spring base, or even just the mattress, on the floor. The simple construction of platform beds make it a project even novice builder can complete. If you make your platform bed from recycled materials especially those in which most of the construction is already complete the process is very simple and practically free. As an added benefit, you can spin the project as an environmental statement – you are not broken, you are saving the planet.
Sand eight 40-by-38-inch pallets with your electric sander and medium-grit sandpaper, making sure to smooth any rough edges. Sand Eight 40-by-38-inch pallets with your electric sander and medium-grain sandpaper, making sure to soften the rough edges. Clean the sanding dust with an antistatic cloth. Paint the white platform beds top, sides, and bottom of your pallets with latex paint and a paintbrush. Paint the top, sides, and bottom of the pallets with latex paint and a brush.
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Apply two layers if necessary to get good coverage. Allow the paint to dry according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Stack the pallets in the location where you want your bed to rest. The stack of pallets in the place where you want your white platform beds to rest. Make two layers of four pallets each, as close together as possible, creating a stack 76 inches wide and 80 inches long.