Decorating your home is one of those things that mostly people love to do but it is expensive at the same time. So you should look for those DIY home decoration ideas with which you will be able to save some money. Luckily there are certain things that can help you in decorating your home without spending too much. DIY pallet bed is one of those ideas that can not only add decorative touch to your home but can also help you in saving money.
Selection of Pallet
First of all you need to select the best quality pallets to make a strong bed. There are different kinds of pallets available, but before choosing the one for your bed, you should know that for what purposes these pallets were used before. If they are used for shipping different chemicals or other hazardous items, then you must avoid using these.
Preparing the Pallets
Once you have purchased the pallets for making DIY pallet bed then you should prepare them first. For this you can use sandpaper to remove any sort of dirt of splinters and then to smooth the pallets. You can also hide the splinter by bringing your mattress a little wide on the outer side. Further you can paint the pallets to give a nice look to your bed.
Making of Bed
If you are looking for a queen size bed then you can use around 4 pallets. It will make a perfect DIY pallet bed that can also have some storage space around the edges. To make your bed cozier you can place a beautiful rug underneath. Now the only thing required is to place a beautiful comfortable mattress on it and enjoy your sleep. It will not only provide you comfortable sleep but your room will look attractive as well.