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Space Saving Twin Bed Corner Unit – Guide and Tutorial

Let’s face it – there’s never enough room around the family home at the best of times! And when it comes to making the best use of all space you have, juggling twin beds can make it pretty tricky to say the least!

Lucky for you, we’ve come across the absolutely awesome design for a space-saving corner unit which has been created specifically to help maximize space in rooms with twin beds. Make yourself one of these and that huge chunk of space that usually goes to waste in the corner could be given new life and become an attractive and functional focal point for the room.

VIEW IN GALLERYCorner Unit for the Twin Storage Bed F1

From storing books to displaying teddy bears and even stacking all-important towels and bedding, there’s so much you can do with this simple yet effective corner unit. And while it may look like a complicated job suitable only for the professionals, it is in fact more than easy enough for any home DIY fan to tackle!

Twin Bed Corner Unit: Materials

Be sure to tick all of the following boxes before getting started:

  • One – 1×2 8′ Length
  • Two – 1×12 10′ Length
  • One – 2×2 8′ Length
  • 1/4″ Plywood For The Backs (1 Sheet)
  • 3/4″ MDF For The Top And Face (1 Sheet)
  • 2″ Nails Or Screws
  • One 1/4″ Screws
  • One 1/4″ Nails
  • Wood Glue, Fillerand Conditioner
  • 120 Grit Sandpaper
  • Primer
  • Paint and Paint Brush

Tools for the JobMeasuring Tape, Square, Pencil, Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Drill, Circular Saw, Compound Miter Saw, Hammer, Sander, Level.

You’ll find the link below to the free instructional guide that will take you through every step of the process from beginning to end. What’s more, we’d also love to share with you a whole bunch of other home decorating ideas, which you’ll find by clicking the various links across this page. Good luck and happy building!

VIEW IN GALLERYCorner Unit for the Twin Storage Bed2

VIEW IN GALLERYCorner Unit for the Twin Storage Bed4

VIEW IN GALLERYCorner Unit for the Twin Storage Bed5Ana White has the blueprints and the end result for them — pretty cool. Kudos from WonderfulDIY.

More inspiration for the bedroom?

Check out this DIY hanging bedside organizer. It looks amazing, no?

VIEW IN GALLERYBedside-Organizer DIY