To make your bedroom feel alive, you will need to make use of wood and various types of cast or wrought iron, and metal such as steel. Bed frames are used to provide support for a mattress, footboard, a headboard, and canopy. Therefore, the frames need to be strong to prevent the mattress from moving out of place or sagging.
There are many types of bed available which are divan, sleigh, canopy, trundle, platform, feather, space saving, wall or Murphy, bunk, loft, water, and cabin. Each of these beds come in various thickness and sizes. You get to make your choice based on the available space, cost and the frame of bed you want.
Sleigh bed frames come with a footboard and headboard, which curl at each corner. They are made from carved wood and come with expensive models that have carved curls.
Sleigh beds originated in France and can be found as a single or double bed. Americans saw the bed, loved it and started manufacturing it. Modern versions of this bed frame come with flat headboard and curled footboard so that the bed can be placed against the wall. Some are made from leather to give a sophisticated appearance to the bedroom. The modern frame of sleigh beds is comfortable to sleep in and classical too. Fabric and upholstered beds are a popular option in the sleigh bed style. These beds are designed to give enough room under the bed as storage space, which can be used to store luggage and anything that can fit under the bed.
Some of these modern platform frame beds come with permanently fixed drawers as well as a bed. Some prefer the ones with wheels because its drawers can be pulled out to clean out the area. People that are always on the move will have to go for modern platform bed-frames so that they can have some space. This frame of bed can accommodate any type of mattress.
Many people consider solid wood bed-frame to be stronger than metal frame because such beds are prone to warping and rusting. Solid wood bed frames can serve for a very long time when handled right. You should wipe and dust it occasionally with soapy water. You can also re-varnish or repaint the frame when it wears out if the solid wood bed frame is such that is varnished or painted. This will help it last for more years to come.
You should make sure you go for good solid wood frames like pine and oak when looking for bedroom furniture. Plywood is not sturdy enough, while particleboard can bend over time. Solid wood can be heavy but its durability, elegance, and beauty make up for this little drawback.
Bunk beds are another good bed for kids rooms. They offer options for decorating the childrens bedroom to make it attractive while leave space for study and playing. People who are innovative can also make their own bunk beds by looking for the right tools and materials following online instructions. You can also order from online stores and have the set sent to your for assemble.