Platform bed designs shown below have been specially selected for our sweet readers who are always thinking of innovative means and ways to enhance the look of their bedrooms. But, what is a platform bed, you may ask?
Well, such a bed is not your usual kind that makes use of a frame made of metal. Even, a box spring isn’t used in a platform bed. So, what’s new here? Platform beds come with a mattress that seems to appear sunken inside a wooden platform that consists of drawers or side rails.
These type of beds have been in use for a long time and have always remained popular through-out ages. When it comes to these beds, also known as cabin beds, there are hundreds of designs available and it depends on how you want your bedroom to look, whether simple or decorative.
People, as we know, like to experiment with their home décor and bedrooms too are not left behind when thinking of accentuating their beauty. A platform bed typically adds to the chicness of a bedroom and based on its design and pattern, you can add or subtract any feature in your room to make it more pleasing to the eyes.
A modern platform bed can prove to be a visual delight for you and it will allow you to play around with color schemes and other decorative elements easily. Seen below are different types of platform bed ideas that utilize various textures and materials, all accentuating the décor of a bedroom.
Most images are of such platform bed ideas that make use of wood as the main element, found in almost all types of such beds. Mainly, such a bed would be seen equipped with a rectangular shaped wooden frame that is horizontal and may come with or without a headboard. Sometimes, the wood is complimented along with a metallic frame whose upholstery is done up with leather.
A modern platform bed looks trendy and can come along with storage. Storage facilities come handy and resolve the problem of clutter inside a bedroom. If you see below, there are a few images of such types of beds where the carpenter has provided space for storing linen and other household stuff inside the bed. Usually, storage comes in the form of inbuilt drawers or boxes that are hidden underneath the bed.
Many people love wood so much so that they do not mind getting their platform beds made entirely of wood like teak or barn wood. Both these look amazing and are durable too. Some of these beds come in designs that make use of wooden pallets to add a rustic look while others choose polished wood for lending a certain degree of class and elegance.
At times, we do find such beds that are made of bamboo and metal combined together to give a smart look, while on other occasions, we also find them made of leather. Seen below are some examples of such beds made out of grey leather along with comfortable headboard and railings.
A floating platform bed looks quite eye grabbing and occupies less space. It comes without a headboard or railings or footboard. The feel of sleeping on such a bed is that of floating around in the air and it lends lot of fun inside the bedroom.
A DIY platform bed is designed to save on space and is very functional, solving all kinds of storage problems. Such a bed comes in varied styles but is cheaper when compared to other varieties where additional features and color combos have been added.
From a simple DIY platform bed to one that is more elaborately designed, the choice is really huge when it comes to choosing the best platform bed designs for your bedrooms. Go through the post and do come back with comments!