A bed frame is the component of a bed used to place the mattress and base (foundation), and may include means of supporting a canopy above. Bed frames are generally made of wood or metal. A bed frame comprises head, foot, and side rails.
A bed frame may include slats to support the mattress. In such cases a separate base is not necessary, as in a platform bed. All queen and king size beds, as well as most full sized beds need some type of center support rail, usually with additional feet extending down to the floor.
When buying a new bed or improving the old arrangements in ones house, a bed frame is very important. At times it is good to buy a new bed frame than buying a new mattress. An old mattress can be made to look more relaxing than ever with a new bed frame. Although, the bed itself is one of the main features in a bedroom, but the bed is not complete without a good bed frame.
Wooden and metal frame bed are the most common bed frames, they often come with footboard and headboard. Bed frames are one of the most important accessories in a bedroom as it contributes to your bird firmness and good rest. Bed frames are constructed in different style, design, size and colour. Selecting from these handy choices can be a confusing undertaking at times.
Bed Frames Types
Platform Bed Frame
Platform beds are type of bed that does not need a box spring and are mostly made of wood or wood-like materials. Platform beds are constructed with built-in durable slats that directly raise the mattress. It includes a headboards, footboards, built in drawers or headboard shelves for storage.
A platform bed frame is a good fit for any type of mattress. Platform beds is cost-effective, because it needs little or no accessories and can be easily climbed by children because of its sit low design. There are different sizes of Platform bed such as twin 39 by 75 inches, full 54 by 75 inches, Queen 60 by 80 inches, king 76 by 80 inches etc. It is good to select a style that will allow more freedom in the bedroom, the popular style being the legless or box framed that camps in your mattress.
Bunk Bed Frame
These are bed types that are practically used to save space and enable two or more people to sleep on a single bedframe. Bunk bed frames are usually made with wood and metal but wood is the commonly used materials. A good bunk bed frame is strong enough to pile another frame on top of it and a rail that fits its height. Bunk bed frames is good options for children’s rooms.
Metal Bed Frames
Metal bed frames are manufactured with headboard, footboard and side rails and can be used in Children’s room. Metal bed frames are similar to the bunk frame because bunk bed frames can also be built with metal. Metal bed frames usually comes with side railings and are often sold at cheaper rates compared to the wooden frames. Metal frames are strong, solid, inexpensive and can be easily adjustable. It allows all types of mattress and other accessories such as headboards padding.
Wooden bed frames are convenient for modern bedrooms, though difficult to move around but come with amazing features such as easily adjustable headboards and footboards. Wooden bed frames are impressive, last long but are more expensive than other categories. Wooden bed frames comes in different dimensions that can match any type of furniture. wooden bed frame can be designed specifically and sized to suit ones needs.
Adjustable Bed Frame
Houses with aged adults usually use adjustable bed frames. They are also available for even young children as it can easily be adjusted to any height and it helps stretches the back. Some of the capacities of adjustable bed frames are raising the foot up or down as well as raising the head up or down with the aid of a controller. Adjustable bed frames are generally solid and lasting but often make use of advanced technology to power the height mechanism. Adjustable bed frames come with a wheel for easy mobility and different health benefits apart from its primary functions of sleep.
Bed Frame Prices in Nigeria
Here is a list of some bed frames and prices
- 6 by 6 padded wooded bed frame = #126,000
- 6 by 6 Executive bed frame = #99,990
- Queen size bed frame = #74,500
- ZR full bed frame 6 by 7 = #245,00
- Exclusive Hill bed frame = #129,00
- Hybrid metal bed 3 by 6 = #24,000
- Metal Bunk bed = #85,000
- Sadia – sie storage platform Bed frame 6 by 6 = #150,000
- MAK legan upholstered platform bed frame = #247,000
- IBK storage platform bed frame (7 by 6) = #133,000
- Mot’s platform bed frame 6 by 4.5 = #70,000
- Hybrid bunk bed 3 by 6 = #56,000
- Handys twin Danco bunk bed = #325,900