Beds

Beds must be supportive of your spine to ensure a healthy quantity and quality of sleep every night. If you have a good night’s sleep it can make all the difference the next day, prolonging your life and wellbeing. In short, you should actively strive for a great night’s sleep. If in doubt about the quality of a bed, do look at the comparative price you are paying, if going cheap you want great value and half decent durability at least.

Beds usually consist of a box-sprung base supporting a comfortable mattress placed on top. Headboards also often adorn the end your head lies at. Side rails, footboards or front rails can also be added, depending upon your taste and situation.

When searching for a bed you should take your time to really find the type of beds that suit your house and any general health considerations. Starting your search online is a superb way of seeing the total range of beds on offer to you at any one time. Deals tend to abound on the internet, and costs of attaining your bed are often at least the same price as the best deals on the high street.

Once you’ve started looking through the full range of beds, their shape, size, construction, what comes with the sets, cheapest delivery prices etc, you are able to hone down your search. After finding a handful of ideal beds you can then either buy straight away online, or for more of an idea on your purchase’s quality you can visit the local stores. Testing out the comfort of beds in person should in general be done, since you will often be spending a small fortune on everything that a bed involves e.g. pillows, duvets, bed base, optional base drawers, sheets and wheels etc.

In the last ten years bed sizes have increased in variety, so take a long look at exactly what size you would most like, alongside what is practical. When ever you are in the showroom make sure you have a list of questions about all the beds you are interested in. Many cheap beds are cheap for a reason, the costruction is poor, often the manufacturing has been done on the cheap in far off countries where labour costs are minimal. It can be fairly easy to spot outlets who have price as their main selling point. Such cheap beds don’t tend to last the test of time, actually ending up rather expensive for what you paid. It is also fair to mention that great value cheap beds do exist, and are not that hard to find if you know what to look for, and how to find them. At the other end of the price spectrum make sure you are not getting ripped off, whether lured in by a brand’s image or apparently useful bed advances.


Latest Beds News

  • Bensons for Beds moves HQ to Accrington - Lancashire Telegraph
    Bensons for Beds moves HQ to Accrington  Lancashire Telegraph

    BEDS giant Bensons for Beds has given a vote of confidence to Hyndburn with the opening of a new head office.

  • From vibrating beds to infinity mirrors: motels that never left the 70s – photo essay - The Guardian
    From vibrating beds to infinity mirrors: motels that never left the 70s – photo essay  The Guardian

    There's a seedy romance to a rundown motel, and photographer Kate Berry has made it her mission to capture regional Australia's finest.

  • Penlee lifeboat crew rush from their beds after Coastguard presses the wrong button - Cornwall Live
    Penlee lifeboat crew rush from their beds after Coastguard presses the wrong button  Cornwall Live

    Imagine the panic - you're a coastguard tasked to launch a lifeboat after an emergency call, so you send a Tasking Request to Penlee lifeboat near Mousehole.

  • Leicester hospital boss explains why they only need 54 more beds by 2023 - Leicestershire Live
    Leicester hospital boss explains why they only need 54 more beds by 2023  Leicestershire Live

    Campaigners have questioned Leicester's hospitals ability to cope with an ageing and growing population if current bed number plans are not changed.

  • Hospital beds to reopen - Shetland News
    Hospital beds to reopen  Shetland News

    SIX beds which were closed off in Gilbert Bain Hospital's ward three earlier this year due to a shortage of staff are expected to re-open in April. NHS Shetland's ...

  • Hundreds of flats and student beds could be built in Bristol city centre - Bristol Post
    Hundreds of flats and student beds could be built in Bristol city centre  Bristol Post

    Hundreds of apartments and student beds could be built in Old Market. Developers Summix Capital want to demolish the buildings located at 1-3 Unity Street ...

  • Thomas Cook introduces lie-flat beds in economy class - The Independent
    Thomas Cook introduces lie-flat beds in economy class  The Independent

    Thomas Cook Airlines is rolling out lie-flat beds in economy class, enabling economy passengers flying long haul to bed down in comfort.

  • World Sleep Day - Best Hotel Beds - cosmopolitan.com (UK)
    World Sleep Day - Best Hotel Beds  cosmopolitan.com (UK)

    The most incredible hotel beds in the world, with extra levels of comfort, jaw-dropping views and unusual designs to mark World Sleep Day.

  • US Hospital Beds Market Growth Archives - NewsTender
    US Hospital Beds Market Growth Archives  NewsTender

    U.S. Hospital Beds Market report studies the U.S. Hospital Beds with many aspects of the industry like the market size, market status, market trends and forecast, ...

  • 'Artificial Gravity' Bed-Rest Study to Track Space Travel's Effects on Human Body - Space.com
    'Artificial Gravity' Bed-Rest Study to Track Space Travel's Effects on Human Body  Space.com

    A two-month bed-rest study kicks off in Germany tomorrow (March 25). Participants will be spun up in a centrifuge, to gauge the potential of artificial gravity to ...