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Old 05-26-2016, 06:37 AM   #1
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Rear engine master bedroom

So not only do we have a rear engine but we have one with the huge triangular side walls that come up in either corner for the air intake...

Anyone know if a queen mattress will lay flat between them up against the back window? So far that's how I have it designed but I don't know if we will actually need to reduce down to a full...which me being nearly 6' and hubby 6'3...were hoping we don't have to do...
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Old 05-26-2016, 06:52 AM   #2
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i have a queen bed with almost a foot of space to spare. no problem. i plan on building a headboard shelf like the old water beds came with or a foot board to set the tv on
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Old 05-26-2016, 07:11 AM   #3
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i have a queen bed with almost a foot of space to spare. no problem. i plan on building a headboard shelf like the old water beds came with or a foot board to set the tv on
Wow! So it sounds like even a king would fit!! jeez that's surprising! Thanks!
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Wow! So it sounds like even a king would fit!! jeez that's surprising! Thanks!
But you'd have no space to walk. I'm planning on having the mattress around seat height in my RE
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I'm torn... Either I can put a curtain rod up and make it a closet and some headboard space but I'd have to stand on the mattress to access it -or- depending on what kind of AC unit I end up getting I'd just reserve that engine shelf area for the condenser and duct work then close it off with an insulated cabinet door... Accessible but muffled sound.
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Old 05-26-2016, 07:49 AM   #6
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But you'd have no space to walk. I'm planning on having the mattress around seat height in my RE
Not sure how we're gonna do it but we want under bed storage for a dresser setup so our bed will be up on the engine and I'm thinking the sides will actually come up high enough to encompass the the mattress and allow for trunk style storage that you don't have to bend over for. We can just crawl into bed from the foot of the bed. And I'm going to attempt to move the back window up about a foot so the mattress doesn't block the majority of it.
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I'm torn... Either I can put a curtain rod up and make it a closet and some headboard space but I'd have to stand on the mattress to access it -or- depending on what kind of AC unit I end up getting I'd just reserve that engine shelf area for the condenser and duct work then close it off with an insulated cabinet door... Accessible but muffled sound.
See...if I didn't have kids, the back would be my living room, I would have a large closet, the emergency exit would be my main entrance and the front would be walled off for driving. And I would have a large water tank and double shower heads 😂😂😂
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i have a queen bed with almost a foot of space to spare. no problem. i plan on building a headboard shelf like the old water beds came with or a foot board to set the tv on
So I'm starting to think you don't have the same setup as I do. I'm going to attempt to upload pictures when my computer starts up!
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