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A new style of bed frame

I recently built a California King fir platform frame with oak plywood cladding to make a “box” to mostly-enclose the mattress, per a customer’s request.  The legs are solid oak but the structure of the frame is fir to keep more »

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The nicest frame yet

Finally, a customer decided to get a frame with two woods!     This is a queen bed frame with 15 slats, made of black walnut with a strip of curly maple running along the bottom.  The finish is pure more »

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Bolts and plugs have arrived!

Having received the other 500 bolts yesterday, the bolts, washers, and lock washers on all bed frames are now officially American-made!  They’re also Grade 8, which makes them three times stronger than the usual, though that isn’t necessary for bed more »

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Bed frame upgrades!

After much deliberation and designing and testing and redesigning and retesting, I’ve finally decided on how the bolts will be concealed.  From now on, all frames will have the holes for the bolts covered with glued-in wooden plugs.  An added more »

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