Tips on Buying Bunk Beds

Her are some points to consider when choosing bunk beds

Measure the Space– Bunk beds are natural fit for small spaces. The first thing that you need to consider is to measure the floor space and at the same time determine the height of the ceiling.
It is important to leave 2 feet of space between the ceiling and the bunk bed to avoid bumps. The heights of bunk beds vary but the normal bunk is between 5 ½ to 6 feet tall.
Determine Bunk Bed Type- There are lots of types of bunk beds that you can buy. Most bunk beds usually fall under the two broad categories such as Lofted and Basic. Lofted beds come normally come with lofted bed over a sturdy center and lofted bed over a futon while basic bunk beds are available as twin over full and twin over twin.
Determine you Needed Features– Play features, study areas and special features are just some of the amazing features of bunk beds. Play or storage areas such as tents or slides are widely available, depending on the needs and age of your child.
If your child truly loves to invite their friends to sleep over, then bunk beds with pull out or futons are the best choice. It is very important to know and get the opinion of your child regarding this matter before buying bunk beds. Try for a great range and choice
Let your child choose– There are so many different styles and colours. Get your little one to help choose and you may get a quieter night!
Make Sure that your Chosen Bunk Beds are Safe– Make sure that they have the safety features such as footboards, headboards and guardrails and that they are age appropriate.

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