That’s right, with just a trip to a hardware store and one afternoon you can have a beautiful new headboard!

The following instructions can be customized in a lot of different ways.  You can use fancier trim or get creative with the paneling.  You can make a headboard for any size bed too!

Use this handy chart to figure out what width your headboards should be:

matress sizes

Then, read the instructions here to plan your trip to the hardware store and get building!