Affordable And Easy Shutter Headboard

Vintage Shutter Headboard

A headboard inexpensive and easy to assemble also can be done bi-fold doors cut to a size of shutter headboard. Measure width and height of bed and decide how it should be height and width of header. Headers can be wider than bed. An additional half inch at each end works.

Choose blinds visiting home remodeling, architectural ornament and outlets and stores recycled building materials. Shutter headboard does not have to be new, but should not be deteriorated or rotten. Riding blinds together by placing them face down on a solid surface. Place shutters by aligning them one next to other keeping upper level of blinds.

Place blinds up and down using a strip of wood mount 1 inch. Cut two strips shorter than width of header inches. Place a strip of 4 inches from top and second strip of 4 inches from bottom. Use screws and fixing each shutter twice with screw vertical frame centered on each side of blind.

Refinish shutter headboard spray painting or staining both back and front of shutter. Add ornamentation or decorative motifs, if desired. Mount headboard to wall with screws at each end of two mounting strips. Replace screws to fit through shutter and mounting strip and plug directly into a wall. Use a level to ensure even mounting.