We spend about a third of our lives sleeping; therefore, a bed is a very important investment. If you find yourself sleeping better when you are somewhere else other than your bed, it’s a clear indication that you need to buy a new one.
When you by a box spring and a mattress in most stores, it comes with a metal frame. You can either use this plain metal frame or buy one that will suit your taste and décor at the moment. Apart from aesthetic purposes, you might also want to get a frame for functional purposes like storage. There are so many frames available that can suit modern, traditional or art décor.
Most metal beds come with a rail, baseboard, and headboard. The various materials used to make these frames include brass, aluminum and iron. Metal bed frames can be bought from on-line stores, supply stores and furniture shops.
There are factors that you need to consider to assist you choose the right metal bed frame. The choice will be easy if you know the size of your mattress, the style of the frame and material best suited to your taste.
Choosing the size
While buying a metal bed frame, you need to consider the size of your bedroom. If you have already bought a mattress, you should look for a bed frame that will fit the mattress perfectly. Then consider your room décor and other pieces of furniture already in your bedroom to get a frame that fits the style. For example, if you have a big room and have large pieces of furniture, a king size bed will work well for the size of the room and will create balance and harmony.
While choosing the size of your metal bed frame you need to consider also the number of people that will be using it.
King Size Bed Frame
The standard UK size for a king size bed is 150 cm x 200 cm. This size of bed will look out of place and gives an overcrowded fill in a small room. A king size bed is perfect for a big room with plenty of room, since it leaves enough space for you to move around.
The size of a standard double bed frame is ideal for a single person as well as a couple. The bed is good for a large room with enough space to accommodate your other bedroom furniture pieces or a smaller room where you do not need space for more furniture.
While choosing your bed, you need to select a bed that will fit through the door. Some metal bed frames come in several pieces making it easy to fit through a door while others come in one piece.
Single Bed Frames
The single bed frame is ideal for a teenager or child’s room due to its size. There is a standard single, which measures 90 cm by 190 cm and small single measuring 75 cm by 180 cm. This metal bed frame will fit well in a small room and leave plenty of room to move around.
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