"Yeah, Justin's method is what I use, too.
Always start with the mattress size and make sure you design in room to actually be able to get the sheets on the bed once it is built.
If you are using a flat surface for the mattress then this…"
"From the beds that I have built, I measure the mattress and work from there. That will give you your interior dimensions of the frame. Rockler sells non-mortise bed rail hardware that makes things easier too."
After being disappointed with my Kreg Foreman I sold it and got a Porter Cable 560. It was a decent jig and performed with decent results. Then a friend who is also a Kreg dealer told me about the K5.i bought one and set it up. I must say it's…Continue
I really like the k5 it is faster to change from different size of screws. I hesitated to update because of some of the reviews about the dust collection hook up. That to me one of the improvements it works perfect no dust to cleanup .…