Bunk beds have become one of the most common types of beds in American furniture due to their handy and multipurpose designs and elegant designs. There are further different types of bunk beds like, futon bunk bed, loft beds, double bunk beds, three-person bunks, etc., and each type is designed with an idea to fulfill a unique purpose or put forth a convenient solution to a furniture-related in-house problem.
In this article, we will discuss different types of bunk beds, their unique functionality and the reasons why you should choose them.
Standard Bunk Bed:
A standard bunk bed consists of two equal sized discrete beds, one bed atop the other. The top bunk bed can be reached with the help of a ladder, attached to the frame of the bed. It’s equally handy for kids as well as adults, a perfect sleep package for two!
Futon Bunk Bed:
A futon bunk bed is another unique type of bunk beds. It consists of a top bunk bed just like a standard bunk, but its bottom contains a futon, which can be folded to use it as a sofa in daytime and unfold back at night to use for sleeping. If you have a small apartment or room, futon bunk bed will be no better option than a futon bunk bed.
A loft bed is a very unique type of bunk beds. Its design is so unique and flexible that it can be equally used by person of any age group, type or profession. A loft has a top bunk bed and wide empty space beneath the bed, also there are drawers and shelves aside to store and arrange your stuff. You can utilize this empty space freely according to your needs. For example, you can set up a work station for your office work at home by setting up your desktop and other office stuff, a seating area or if a kid is going to use the loft, it can be used as study, etc.
There is very wide range of collection in bunk beds in each type discussed above. You can choose themes, styles and designs according to your own taste and needs. Choose carefully a bed which will suit fit in your bedroom and suit your personality. More importantly, if you buy a bunk bed, do take all safety measurements into account, such as, check if the ladder of the top bunk bed is stable and strong enough or not, railing around the top bed is high and the frame and the mattress of the bed is durable.