How to buy a Queen or King Bed Frame - Orange County’s Furniture Warehouse
Buying a queen or king bed frame can be overwhelming, there are many designs and styles to choose from. Here are some tips to make the process a bit easier. First, define what you are looking for. Bed frames come in many different shapes, materials and sizes. Its best to have an overall plan for the room before getting started. If the queen / king bed is simply matching current furniture, then picking something similar can be easier. If your starting from scratch, sites like Pinterest can be great to get an overall idea of the look you are going for. To help understand what is possible and some of the terminology, here are some of the different categories of bed frames. A sleigh bed. This frame is defined by a gently curving headboard and footboard, similar in shape to a sleigh. Because of its shape, it has less sharp edges than other designs, and can be more comfortable for leaning back while reading a book. These frames can be either made of solid wood or upholstered. View some example sleigh beds here. Another popular queen / king bed frame is a platform bed. The platform bed consists of a low, solid platform with a mattress resting on it. One of the biggest reasons these beds are so popular as they do not require the purchase of an extra box spring. The low profile and simple lines make this bed frame a great fit for a modern or contemporary bedroom set. View some platform bed examples are here. Another popular type is a captain’s bed, or a platform style bed with storage. Some versions can have storage in the headboard as well. View some storage beds here. Another popular queen / king bed frame is the upholstered bed. Not only are they stylish, they can match many different color schemes and are comfortable to lean against while reading in bed. If you opt for a custom bed frame, you can also pick your perfect fabric and color. Everything from a sturdy to an elegant fabric is possible. View some examples of upholstered beds here. The last step is to try some queen / king bed frames out. We have some of our best selling bed frames on the floor for you to try out. There are many options and styles. We hope these quick tips have given you a couple ideas, our sales staff can also help. Custom upholstered bed frames are also available. We hope to see you soon!
- Furnishing America
Furnishing America is a furniture store centrally located in Orange County Ca, on the border of Irvine and Santa Ana, in the South Coast Plaza Metro Area at the 405 / 55 interchange.
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