Murphy bed with shelf

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 05/20/2016 - 21:14

This is the murphy bed I made using ana's plans and making the bed legs when it's down and a shelf when it's up!  This was to keep the bed off the floor.  Thanks again Ana

Estimated Cost
100
Estimated Time Investment
Day Project (6-9 Hours)
Type of Wood
Pine
Finish Used
Paint
Recommended Skill Level
Beginner

Comments

ypowell

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 19:04

Hi, I am hanging my bed off the floor too. Can you tell me what kind of hinge you used and a photo of how you attached them? Mine is not turning out right. Thank you

cayoder

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 06:05

Hi Ana!  I love the Murphy bed and feel like it is just what I need for my new home.  I have sold my family home of 30 years and am moving closer to the grandchildren.  Looking at buying a 1905 home that is less than 1/2 the size of my old home.  I am 63 and most of my friends are in the same age range.  If they come to visit, I need a bed that's a little higher off the floor.  I don't really want to hang the bed off the floor as shown in some of these, but instead like the look of a cabinet.  However, I was thinking of putting doors on it so we could pull the bed down with fold out legs of some sort.  Any suggestions?