Here is a quick guide to install your custom Euro bed with bookcases.
Start in the corner with the corner
cabinet I desinged it to be 1 3/8" away from the back wall (the wall with the
bed). Put it as close to the window wall as possible. To have a
tighter fit you may choose to remove the base molding on the window wall only.
The left and right cabinets are to be 1 7/8" from the wall. The main thing
is to keep the fronts even. The bed will be the only one to go against the
wall. The total amount of space from the outside of the corner cabinet to
the Murphy bed is 62 5/8"
Put the corner cabinet in place.
Put the left cabinet next to it.
(Make sure the top molding and the sides all the way down are flush. (Don't
screw together yet and it is okay if they move. Just get them close for
Put the bed together using the
Put the right corner cabinet in
place. (Make sure the top molding and the sides all the way down
The bed should be mounted and
squared now. Attach the right bookcase to the Murphy bed.
Attach the left bookcase the same
way you did the right
Attach the corner bookcase making
sure trim is flush.
Keep going around the window seats.