BILLY Bookcases transform into Murphy Bed - IKEA Hackers
We live in Manhattan where space is a premium. In our playroom/ guest room we wanted to hide a queen Murphy bed behind our IKEA BILLY bookcases.
Measure for Interior Doors
Interior doors are any doors that does not provide access to the outside of a home. Measuring for the framing of interior doors, the process is pretty simple.
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Holding up the matress in the wallbed's folded position
The latches were taking an awful lot of weight: you can see it's no longer at right angles. They've now gone to be replaced by rope.
Wall Bed: I decided to make a wall bed (Murphy bed) to save space and double as an office. This is for a full size bed.Materials:2x8 - 12 ft (If I did it again I would have gotten 2x10)2x4 - 10 ft8in gate hinges - 2Size 14 screws for gate - 8Size 14 bolts a...
Day 7: The head end folded up
Tricky to do (you can see the bottom one is far better than the top one) - I'll fit clasps across these 45° joints to hold it in this position when you put the bed up against the wall.
Day 7: The bed up against the wall with it's foot and beams folded back too
Oliver and Luca came over to help do up the bolts holding the bed to its hinges. The head end is still dangling loose in this picture. But, basically, this is finished.
29 pulley setup for bed
Thinking of a way to raise and lower the bed from one location, I came up with a pulley system, with one line going across to the other side, then up and down to the other pulleys....
Wall Bed: I decided to make a wall bed (Murphy bed) to save space and double as an office. This is for a full size bed.Materials:2x8 - 12 ft (If I did it again I would have gotten 2x10)2x4 - 10 ft8in gate hinges - 2Size 14 screws for gate - 8Size 14 bolts and…