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The Benefits of Platform Storage Beds
As the name suggests, platform storage beds are platform beds with storage space underneath. For those looking for bed furniture which provides storage to leave the room clutter free and to add extra space for better convenience in the bedroom, IKEA cabinet bed is the ideal choice. There are many benefits to a platform storage bed when compared to the traditional style.
Space is of major constraint in a lot of houses. They may even lack the space to accommodate the basic furniture needed for daily use leave alone the extras. In a bedroom, the bed is the largest piece of furniture using up most of the room space. In such a case, traditional bedding sets which are heavily designed do not help with any storage. This leads to buying of extra furniture to store thereby spending more money.
Platform bed storage is a simply designed bed which leaves a lot of space underneath where necessary item can be stored safely. In general, a platform bed has a bed frame which is raised from the ground on slats or platform which supports the mattress on top without the help of box springs. The absence of the box spring mattress, which otherwise blocks the space underneath, makes the platform storage bed the most preferred choice for small living spaces among all other bed types.
The storage section of the bed is normally in form of drawers. There can be one or more drawers underneath the bed depending on the bed size and the distance between the floor and the slat. A queen platform storage bed has a capacity of 6-12 drawers each made of good quality wood with smooth pull out and push in mechanism.
If you want your bed to be stylish then the storage platform beds can offer you various designs and sizes. Platform beds are typically built out of wood, and come in a variety of finishes. They also feature headboards and foot ends and if you prefer none then flat surfaced bed top with strong bed platforms are also available.
Platform beds are light in weight which makes them easy to assemble and dissemble them. They are also lite in terms of the price as the major expense of buying a box spring mattress is avoided. They are the most economical beds which are easy to be maintain. They come in different styles and designs and the storage spaces are also deep and broad for better storage of valuables and daily use items. When shopping for new bed for your bedroom, give one of these platform storage beds a try and find out how well they add to your bedroom decor.