Reader submitted photo by Forgot the Way

If you are going to build anything for your home, it should be the beds.  Beds are easy and forgiving to build, and you can save hundreds, if not thousands, by doing it yourself.  I think you’ll get a sturdier, more beautiful bed too!

My first project was a farmhouse bed.  Over many years of building beds, I wanted to revisit this classic design and update it to be even easier to build.

Build Video

This bed is very similar to our Rustic Modern Farmhouse Bed in build steps, please watch this video for a general idea of the steps to build this bed: