Does anyone have any clever ideas on how to safely raise the bed about a foot or so. Great hack for raising the low Ikea Malm platform bed. It’s hard to dream up ways to turn a budget item into something that looks like a professional job, and make it look easy and seamless. These ten projects do the hard work for you, and show you just how to make an IKEA product looks like something special and entirely new. By setting the bed frame atop two LACK bookshelves laid on their sides, we gained a ton of storage AND as an added bonus, this raised the low Malm bed up a bit. However, with only 11″ clearance under the mattress, this would be a downgrade from the 15″ clearance we already had.

I pondered infinitely on how … I had read a post about using 4 beams as leg supports for the bed, but that will NOT work long term as … When I saw the MALM storage bed with hinged mattress, I was ecstatic. I love the furniture but even though I bought the "high" MALM frame, it is still a little low for my taste. It’s full of smart ideas, like under the bed storage and a chest of drawers that works as a bedside table, too.

Just raise it with 4"x6" woods and secure the whole thing with plates! After reading through multiple ideas on how to successfully (and safely) raise the Malm bed; I came up with a viable and easy solution – and I wanted to share with everyone. See what I mean… It’s affordable, simple, and unassuming. Welcome to our MALM bedroom series. There’s a choice of wood veneer and white finishes to help … It’s affordable, simple, and unassuming. Risers are ideal for Ikea's "MALM" bed and are available in (4) different styles, see photos.. I lose a lot of potential under bed storage space and sometimes I find it a little difficult to get up from the bed.

A clean design that’s just as beautiful on all sides – place the bed on its own or with the headboard against a wall. Here, it's painted blue and a mattress is placed on top to provide lots of storage in …

Available finishing options include ebony wood stain, red mahogany wood stain, medium golden oak wood … I had read a …
Great hack for raising the low Ikea Malm platform bed. MALM Bed frame, high, white, Queen. Next, I lined up the heads of the beds and centered the KURA over the rest of the MALM frame. May 15, 2015 - HACK THE MALM. It’s also very hackable. So let’s start with the basics – the IKEA MALM. I recently purchased a MALM bedroom set from IKEA. Just raise it with 4"x6" woods and secure the whole thing with plates! May 15, 2015 - HACK THE MALM. I used the holes and hardware that were meant to attach the MALM headboard to attach the head of the bunk bed to the head of the MALM bed frame. I was only able to use one of the wooden pegs, but all three … Jan 9, 2014 - After reading through multiple ideas on how to successfully (and safely) raise the Malm bed; I came up with a viable and easy solution – and I wanted to share with everyone. Aug 10, 2014 - After reading through multiple ideas on how to successfully (and safely) raise the Malm bed; I came up with a viable and easy solution – and I wanted to share with everyone.

Then, we lifted the bunk bed on top of the MALM bed.

Just had to measure to make sure the holes lined up. Materials: Malm Bed Frame, LACK bookshelf.
It’s also very hackable. Description: My wife and I just moved to a small apartment, and the Malm bed frame doesn’t have much (read: 4 inches) of storage underneath it. I had read a … If you need space for extra bedding, add MALM bed … The famous MALM dresser is one of the best-known pieces of IKEA furniture — but this hack is truly genius. I’m no stranger to IKEA bed hacks.