Need more storage space in your kids room? Here is a great DIY project that just about anyone can do. An elevated kids bed frame with plenty of storage underneath for toys and more. This project can be built in a child’s room or any room in your home where you wish to have more storage. All you will need is the wood, simple tools, and the space to build it. You can make the bed higher (for more storage) or lower (for less storage). We have the dimensions below but this is just a guide to the dimensions in the pictures. You should build your storage bed to the dimensions that fit the room you are building in. See below for the step-by-step pictures.
Dimensions of this elevated storage bed frame DIY:
Floor to top of bed frame – 50 inches high
Length of bed – 78 inches
Width of bed – 58 inches
Storage doorway – 45 x 26 inches
Internal storage space – 75 x 70 inches (145 cubic feet)
Full size mattress – 72 x 52 inches
Wood size used – 2 x 4 and 2 x 6
ALL SIZES ABOVE ARE ROUNDED AND MAY NOT BE EXACT.