Features and Benefits of Platforms
Are you considering purchasing a platform bed? If so, we can assure you that platform beds have come a long way since their original introduction as an economical means of raising a mattress off of the floor. Available in a multitude of styles, sizes, and materials, these versatile beds are enjoying renewed popularity right now.
Platform Beds are Comfortable: Now that mattresses in all feels are so supportive, well-padded, and thick, there is very little need for a boxspring. You can sleep comfortably and soundly on only your mattress.
Platform Beds are Easy to Move: Without the hassle of moving a boxspring, platforms are ideal for apartment living or any short-term situation. Make sure to take a look at our selection of UPSable platform beds if you are interested in lightweight, easily-moveable options.
Platform Beds Provide Extra Storage: Many platform beds have the option of matching storage drawers that are built-in beneath the bed. These beds are perfect for teenagers, college students, or anyone that would like to avoid vacuuming beneath the bed!
Platform Beds Come in a Wide Selection of Styles: Though once considered strictly modern, platform beds are now available in styles ranging from traditional to country to cottage, and in metal, wood, and more economical wood products.