Their often demands about “high beds” by your children nowadays have created a lot of fuss around this term. These “high beds” are actually known as loft beds. These beds are built on a similar structure of a bunk bed but with a slightly higher price tag as it is a raised bed supported by posts, but instead of a bunk, there is an open space.
Usually, a desk or chest of drawers can be found in this space, and the more comprehensive models may feature desks or storage features already built as part of the frame. The main advantage of a loft bed is the huge amount of floor space it frees up right underneath the bed.
Unlike, a bunk bed this lower space is occupied by the lower bunk, a loft bed allows you to create a free play space with attractive accessories. A storage space with drawers or cabinets or an area to add a desk or a sofa/futon.
Bunk or loft beds are pocket-friendly since with them you don’t need to go for extra bed stuff such as box springs or headboards. With these beds, the overall cost of building the house is reduced as it creates a lot of space and there’s no need for extra rooms then.
With a loft bed you should not worry about your children’s transition from one room to another when they grow up. As there is a lot of free space available underneath the bed which can be utilized either as a study area or a play area according to the transition.
If the child wants to shift to a bigger bed you can place the bed beneath the loft and leave the upper bed as it is which can be further utilized as a spare bed.
One of the benefits of loft beds is that it provides you with huge storage capacities. You can also add a workstation underneath the bed with small cabinets so as to properly utilize the space.
Loft beds come in a wide array of styles. For a traditionally styled room, you can go for wooden lofts they go perfect with such decors. For a more urban or modern decor, you can opt for metal loft with or without a workstation.
Loft bed is a great piece of furniture for growing families. With a loft bed, you get a two-for-one deal benefiting you during sleepovers or with guests.
Loft beds tend to be high generally so it is necessary that they are well equipped with high guardrails to prevent any falls. Because without safety rails your children can easily roll down the bed even with low lofts and can hurt themselves.
Metal framework of the bed usually doesn’t work well with children. They have sharp edges and are generally unstable and have a squeaky sound during movement.
With high lofts it becomes really difficult to tuck in the sheets or wake the child. Due to its height, you have to struggle each day in tucking the sheets and mattress.
During summers, your child may feel hot and stuffy on loft beds as it is believed that warm air often accumulates under the ceiling. Without proper air conditioning, the child will find it quite difficult during summers no matter where the bed is.
You should opt for beds with stairs instead of a ladder as they are safe and provides you with extra storage as well in the form of drawers underneath the stairs. Ladders especially metal ladders can be really unsafe if not supported by safety rails.
This sturdy mid loft is constructed of solid wood and has in-built ladder and shelves for storage. The ladder is in the form of slats providing enough foot space to clomb on comfortably. The shelves provide plenty of space for storage and display space for books, toys and accessories. The sturdy safety side rails will keep your little one secure and sound while they sleep and dream.
This bed features a single twin at the top as loft and a trundle bed at the bottom. It has a number of storage options attached like an in-built desk, chest drawers, shelves and a little closet. This bed is ideal for people who are low on space and want maximum storage.
This bed comes with a full bed as the loft. It has an in-built desk and chest drawers. The bed is ideal for high school or college students who need more sleeping space with a workstation and some storage with it for organizing their stuff.
This mid loft has a slide attached to it with a ladder to give some fun element to the bed. It is constructed of solid pinewood. It includes slats for stronger support and no box spring is needed.
There is a lot of free space available underneath the bed, you can utilize it by adding either a desk or some cabinets to organised the room.
If you are planning to buy a theme-based bed for your child then this one is perfect. It is a rustic themed treehouse bed. It also features storage in the form of drawers under the bed.
These were some of the loft beds that will definitely go well with your requirements. To have a further look at more loft beds.