Platform metal bed frame – Starting with remove sheets, mattress and box springs of the bed frame. Take them to another room because drilling into metal frame can throw sparks, which may mark or light these elements. Two, move the bed frame away from the wall. Leave enough space so you have room to work. Three, set the headboard in position. Check bed and headboard, and use a pencil or pin to mark four points where you can effectively anchor the headboard of the bed frame.
In most cases, the best place to attach the headboard where the platform metal bed frame crosses headboard support posts. Space points as far apart as possible to provide more durable and stable support. Four, remove the headboard. Drill through the headboard on each of the four positions you marked, using a drill with the same diameter as the bolt. Five, put the headboard back in place. Make pencil or needle pierced holes and check the bed frame behind it.
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Put on your goggles. Drilling of platform metal bed frame can throw sparks and shrapnel. Seven, remove the headboard. Drill through the frame at the points you have marked using a drill capable of drilling metal and the same diameter as the bolt. Eight, set the headboard in place. Pass the bolts through the holes in the headboard and frame to secure the two. Twist the nuts and tighten them down. Last, push the frame and headboard in place against the wall. Add coil springs, mattress and bedding.