How To Choose A Bed Frame


If you think that, on average, we spend 229,961 hours sleeping, it only makes sense to take extra care when choosing a bed frame! While its main job will be to guarantee a comfortable rest, you should also make sure that it looks stylish when you're awake.

Here's how to choose a bed frame that matches your needs, your mattress, and your entire room. A dream bed, basically.

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What Are the Different Types of Bed Frames?

Make sure you know exactly what you need before jumping into a purchase. A good way of ensuring so is to start by identifying the main types of bed frames that you can choose from:

Divan bed

Upholstered Low Profile Divan Bed
Queen Upholstered Divan Bed in Beige
Upholstered Storage Divan Styled Bed
Upholstered Divan Bed with Drawers
Upholstered Divan Bed with Storage
Dark Grey Upholstered Divan Bed


Decorative Metal Bedsteads Frame
Modern Chic Metal Bedsteads Frame
Wooden and Metal Bedsteads Frame
Simple Industrial Metal Bedsteads Frame
Victorian Style Metal Bedsteads Frame
Classic Metal Platform Bed

Storage beds

White Storage Platform Bed
Grey Upholstered Platform Storage Bed
Grey Wooden Storage Bed Frame
Elegant Storage Platform Bed in Cream
Navy Blue Storage Bed with Drawers
Dark Wood Low Storage Bed

Four poster or canopy bed

Black Simple Elegancy Four Poster Bed
British Colonial Style Four Poster Bed
Modern Four Poster Bed
Modern White Canopy Bed
Silver Modern Canopy Bed Frame
Golden Canopy Bed Frame

How to Make Sure That the Bed Frame is Sturdy and Reliable?

You could have the best mattress, but, if your frame is a bit flimsy, you'll still have a terrible sleep!

What Is the Best Size for a Bed Frame?

The best size for your bed frame depends on two main factors:

What Is the Best Material for a Bed Frame?

As we'll see in more detail in the next section, your choice will mainly depend on the style of your room and your personal preference. However, there are some practical issues that you might want to consider as well when it comes to materials:

Classic Brown Wood Platform Bed Frame
Grey Wooden Platform Bed Frame
Decorative Metal Bed Frame
Industrial Metal Bed Frame
Blue Queen Upholstered Platform Bed Frame
Elegant Blue Upholstered Platform Bed Frame
Leather Standard Bed Frame in Royal Style

What's the Best Bed Frame for Different Décor Styles?

If future-you can't travel back in time to stop you from buying a bed frame that's got nothing to do with the décor of your room and looks awkwardly out of place, we'll do it right now. Before choosing a bed frame, consider the existing palette of your bedroom and the décor style that you'd like to keep cohesive:

Quick Tips

Are you ready to find the bed frame of your dreams? Let's make sure you remember the most important points: