How to choose the right bunk beds – 50 inspiring ideas

by Kremy

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Fortunately the times when bunk beds were associated with army and were a synonym of discomfort is over. Nowadays these beds are not only comfortable but they become a trend in the kids’ room furniture. You will be surprised of the great choices that stores offer. If you want to change the bed of your children or you just need advice, this article is just for you. Lack of space is often a concern in our compact apartments and it is normal that we seek solutions for optimization. The bed is one of the larger furniture pieces in any room. It is also the most important one as its main function requires it to be comfortable. This, of course, does not mean that we should not pay attention to the design and the appearance of the bed. Here we have selected many examples of bunk type of beds. Most of them are designed for the child or teen room, but some are suitable for adults. This extremely practical furniture piece saves valuable space in smaller rooms.

 Bunk beds are practical, comfortable and stylish

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Having a bunk bed is a handy solution for small apartments. They are suitable not only for kids bedrooms but for teens, students and even adults. With the right design the room will cozy and warm. When children have to share a room a bunk bed is widely used as this is a great space saving furniture piece. A bunk bed with stairs or ladder is most commonly used. They with stairs offer the option to organize additional storage space for toys, books, clothes or other equipment. The removable wooden ladder is more compact. Kids love this type of fun furniture for the opportunity to play. Look at the bunk bed ideas in the gallery and see how the design can combine functionality with elegance and comfort.

 How to choose the right bunk beds for kids?

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Make sure the room is big enough for a bunk bed – this is your first priority. One of the main and best features of this bed type is that it occupies vertical space and leave more free room space, which is essential for small bedrooms. Do not forget that if you wanted to add some other elements – drawers, stairs, shelf system, storage space – they will also require space and you have to make sure that you have it available. Further to that you need to leave a space around the bed so that the child can get out of bed easily.

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The ability to access a bunk bed is also very important. They are usually designed for kids with easy access and attention to safety when climbing or descending. Tall ladders are not appropriate for younger kids. They are more suitable for teenagers’ bedrooms.

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Bunk types of beds are available in plenty of shapes and styles. Designs that have a built-in desk are another great option for small rooms and a great choice for kids. Ask your kids and they will tell you that a bunk bed is super cool. For you, the good news is that the choice is unlimited. Once you have decided to opt for a this modell the safety of your child should be your first concern.

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Why choose a bunk bed? The lack of space is still a widespread problem for most families. This is especially true for small apartments. There are many advantages of choosing a bunk bed for small bedrooms. First, they require for to six square meters and can be used from small children, teenagers and even adults. Modern design allows efficient use of every centimeter of the bed due to the installation of drawers and cabinets where you can place any accessories – line, books, toys, textbooks or any other kind of little objects. A bed with convenient stairs with full steps eliminates the possibilities for accidents and injury.

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