9 Free Bunk Bed Plans

A Collection of DIY Bunk Bed Plans

These free bunk bed plans will help you build your children not only a place to sleep but a place to play and claim as their own personal castle for years to come. Kids love the fun of bunk beds and they're a great piece of space saving furniture that will give them more room to spread out and have fun.

There are a few advantages to building a bunk bed instead of buying one. These free bunk bed plans will save you money and create a much higher quality bed than you could buy at the store. They'll also be a keepsake for your children and even grandchildren.

Building a bunk bed is an easy to moderate project that will take you a day or two to accomplish. How much it will cost varies greatly on the lumber and materials that you choose to get the job done.

There are quite a few different styles of bunk bed plans below so be sure to look through them all to find the right one for your home. All the bunk bed plans include detailed diagrams, photos, and step-by-step building instructions.

If you've enjoyed these free bunk bed plans, you can find more free woodworking plans for beds, loft beds, toy boxes, bookcases, coffee tables, desks, tree houses, playhouses, swing sets, tiny houses, and much more.

Side Street Bunk Bed Plan by Ana White

A blue bunk bed with a ladder
Ana White

Ana White has designed a free bunk bed plan that's a knock off of the Addison bunk beds from Land of Nod. There are two twin bunk beds with a ladder going up the top bunk.

You'll find everything you need in this bunk bed plan to get you started. There's a materials and tools list, cut list, step-by-step instructions, diagrams, and color photos. You'll also find user photos and comments of their experience using the plan. More

Lumberjack Bedroom Bunk Bed Plans from The Project Girl

Bunkbeds with a ladder
The Project Girl

The Project Girl has designed these two bunk beds that have a ladder going up to the second bunk. 

The free bunk bed plan includes step-by-step directions, color photos, and even a free Google SketchUp diagram for them. More

Free House Bunk Bed Plan from The Rugged Home

A house-shaped bunk bed
The Rugged Rooster

The Rugged Home has a free bunk bed plan that builds this sleek and modern bunk bed with an A-frame on top.

There's a shopping list, tool list, cut list, photos, and written instructions to help get it built. More

Classic Bunk Bed Plan from Ana White

A bunk bed with stairs
Ana White

Here's another free bunk bed plan from Ana White that builds a classic set of bunk beds that can quickly be assembled and even disassembled if you need to take them apart.

You'll find lots of diagrams, a materials and tools list, and written instructions as part of this free bunk bed plan. More

DIY Industrial Bunk Bed Plan from Cherished Bliss

An industrial style DIY bunk bed
Cherished Bliss

Combine wood and metal to create this industrial style DIY bunk bed from Cherished Bliss.

Metal pipes are used for the ladder and railing meaning that it's a quick project and also one that looks very cool when it's finished.

This project includes a tool list, supply list, cut list, written directions, diagrams, and color photos to help you build it. More

Bunk Bed Plans from Jay's Creations

A wooden DIY bunk bed
Jay's Creations

For less than $150 you can build this DIY bunk bed from Jay's Creations.

This is a sturdy bunk bed that's just one piece of this bedroom furniture set plan that also includes a bookcase, chest of drawers, and blanket chest. 

The detailed plan costs money but with the video and written directions you should be able to do this yourself just with those. More

DIY's Free Bunk Bed Plan

A boy plays in his bedroom
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DIY has a free bunk bed plan that builds a great looking freestanding bunk bed with two twin bunks and a ladder. This bunk bed will take you one day to build, cost less than $500, and is easy to moderate.

A materials and tools list, color photos, diagrams, videos, and user comments are all included in this free bunk bed plan. More

Bunk Bed Plan from Canadian Home Workshop

Hispanic brothers reading in bed
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This free bunk bed plan will build your kids a great looking bunk bed that they'll be able to use for years.

Instructions, a tools and materials list, as well as detailed diagrams are all included in this free bunk bed plan that can be viewed online or downloaded and printed from a PDF file. More

The Design Confidential's Free Twin Low Loft Bunk Bed Plan

Young girls reading story on bunk bed
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Do you have just one child who's dreaming of a bunk bed high in the sky? This plan is just what you need because it will build a twin loft bed with plenty of room for storage and play underneath.

The free bunk bed plan includes a tools, lumber, and materials list, as well as detailed instructions and lots of diagrams. More