Cal king metal bed frame – Expanding an existing bed frame to accommodate a queen. Many mattress companies void the warranty on your bed frame does not have a rigid center support. A welder creates a permanent bond between the rigid center support and the bed frame, but requires more time and a safe workplace.
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Remove the mattress and box spring and bed frame to move to a metal shop, garage or outside. Set frame up without mattress and box spring. Standing inside the cal king metal bed frame at the gable end, before the end of the frame. Use soapstone to mark the midpoint between the left and right sides of the frame, along the roof facing the head end of the bed. Repeat the same brand at the foot of the bed.
Use soap stones to mark the center point on each end of the correct length of steel bar, an inch from each end and one inch from the left and right side. Center steel bar on the marks you made on the cal king metal bed frame. Use soapstone that marks the position of the steel rod at both ends of the frame. Securing the steel bar at the foot end of the bed, using a C-clamp. Place one of the legs is called up and down on the head end of the steel rod. Mark screw position by soapstone. Stand leg aside.