Futon Beds

People who always have friends and families visiting and spending the night will benefit from having Futon beds. This is especially a great option for people who do not have a lot of space for a guest house. Large families also benefit from this bed as it can be used as a sofa during the day and a bed at night.

  • The frames: The best thing about Futon frames is the fact that you do not need to call for help when moving the bed or converting the frame. Futon beds are fitted with wall hugger futon frames. This is a type of frame that can allow conversion of the seat to the bed without moving towards the wall. This makes it very easy to handle the bed even when you are alone in the house. You will not need any help from your neighbour.
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Beds for Children

On the other end of the age scale when it comes to beds are beds for teenagers. With this age range traditionally hard to please, a wide selection of beds is available for them; from conventional full size beds to a couple of more unusual types. One example of this is ‘chill out’ beds, which allow your teen to do exactly that – chill out. They can be used as a comfy sofa during the day and a bed at night. They can also provide storage space for everything from computer games and CD’s, to books and magazines, or even clothes.

It is also possible today to buy multi-media beds with built in music and television! Sleepovers are increasingly common these days; especially with girls, and it is possible to purchase dual function sleepover beds that are easily converted when the guests arrive.

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Advantages Choosing Platform Beds

Platform beds are very popular in both smaller and larger rooms for a good number of reasons. Anyone looking for that perfect piece which will enhance their bedroom space and offer that modern and comfortable finish, this may be the type of bed you are looking for.

Many people choose this particular piece based on their height. Platform beds tend to be closer to the ground, which is often preferred by many homeowners. While close to the ground, they offer that security while sleeping.

Don’t be fooled by their low height, these platform beds offer ample storage underneath, which is often why they are such a popular choice. The perfect solution for smaller homes and rooms where space is an issue, these items offer that storage solution to help keep the room completely clutter free.

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Beds to Suit Sleeping Styles


The term “supportiveness” concerns how well a mattress keeps the sleepers body on a level, flat plane and not allowing any part of the body to be lower or higher than the rest. More often than not, supportiveness is undermined by sagging of the mattress rather than the softness. The top complaint of individuals about their beds is that the mattress is sagging.

Quite often, the middle of the mattress will become compressed and be much lower than the rest. This will put a person’s back into a very unnatural position, which can cause pain and discomfort.


The term “conformability” describes how the mattress molds, or conforms, to the body’s natural contours. Beds have good conformability if one’s entire body is supported equally. When there are gaps in support, this is a lack of conformability, which results in stress being put on part of the body, particularly the … Read the rest