Roesia Merle Bed Frame September 03rd, 2017 - 09:21:37
When ever we wish to purchase a new bed often we end up in buying the entire bed arrangement; bed frame is a part of it. Sometimes we decide purchasing a frame while we go for purchasing a new mattress. There are some other situations like requirement of new frame instead of the old and existing one is a common reason to purchase a new frame for bed. Although it may sound weird, purchasing a suitable bed frame often is not that easy as we may think outwardly. A few things need to be kept in mind while we make a choice for the opted frame for the bed. 5 common points are narrated here which are handy and useful tips for purchasing a suitable frame for your bed.
Platform bed frame may sound something very special, but in actual practice, it is the original type of bed that was in use before modern box spring variety was invented. If you are not aware, box spring was actually invented only in the middle of the nineteenth century and therefore, all bed frames up to that point were by default platform beds. If you are still in doubt, have a look at the different images of platform bed frames available online. They come in all shape, sizes and make, but basically, they are all a raised platform meant exclusively for sleeping activities.
The choice between a metal frame and a wooden frame is also important to consider. Wooden frames are typically considered more of a modern look than metal bed frames and are also usually easier to move and carry. Additional materials just like cushions and cloth are often used to improve experience and appearance of the frame. Adding a cushion on the headboard is a fantastic way of avoiding late night bumps on the head.
Most bed frames are made of either wood or metal, and either one is suitable. Generally, a wooden frame will look best with a wood headboard, and a metal frame with metal, but this depends on the style of headboard and how much of the frame will be seen. No matter what material you choose, you will need to make sure that headboard, and footboard if applicable, will properly connect to the frame. Most headboards can adjust to fit the frames that vary slightly in height, but this will depend on what the headboard is made out of and what size it is. By measuring in advance, you can be confident that your new bed frame and the existing headboard will work together.