How To Design Pipe Bed Frame
Pipe Bed – Bed frames can be made from many different materials. A non-conventional and economical alternative. That you may not have considered is a PVC tube. The PVC pipe is tough and easy to work with. Furniture made of PVC pipe can also be well supported outdoors.
Use a table of standard mattress sizes to determine the proper size for your bed frame. Cut pair pieces of the PVC pipe some inches wider than your mattress. Also, cut two pieces of the length of your mattress. Cut the longest pieces of PVC pipe in half. The use of PVC glue pipe to join the two side pieces of the cut of a T-joint, so there are two pipes of equal length that extend from the arms of the joint of the shirt. Add another joint T to each end of the long pieces. Make sure that the knots in T point in the same direction.
Connect the two short pieces to the two long pieces in the T-joints, forming a rectangular frame with T-joints in each corner. It will have six knots in T, one for each corner and one in the center of each of the long sides. Determine the height you want the bed. Cut six pieces of PVC this length and the tail of a single piece in each of the empty parts of the T-joints to create the legs.