Bed Frames

Bed Frames

Description
Description

A bed frame is a foundational structure designed to support a mattress and, often, a box spring. It provides elevation, ensuring the mattress is off the ground, aiding in cleanliness and airflow. Frames come in various styles and sizes, tailored for single to king-sized mattresses. Common types include platform, slatted, canopy, and poster frames. While some are simple and purely functional, others can be ornate, adding aesthetic value to a bedroom. Materials used range from wood and metal to upholstered options. Bed frames are typically found in bedroom settings, whether in homes, hotels, or guest accommodations, offering both support and style.

History
History

Bed frames originated as simple raised platforms, elevating sleepers from cold, drafty floors and pests. Over time, in different cultures, these structures evolved in complexity and design. In ancient civilizations, like Egypt and Rome, they became status symbols, with the elite showcasing ornate frames made of precious materials. The Middle Ages introduced canopy beds, designed for warmth and privacy. As craftsmanship advanced, various styles, from the elaborate European four-poster beds to the minimalist Japanese tatami platforms, emerged, reflecting both functionality and cultural aesthetics.

Future
Future

In the future, bed frames will lean towards multifunctionality and smart integration. Contemporary trends show frames with built-in storage, charging ports, and even speakers. As urban living spaces shrink, maximizing utility will be key, with frames transforming for various purposes like seating or workspaces. The rise of smart homes will likely lead to bed frames synchronized with home automation systems, adjusting lighting or temperature based on user preference. Sustainable materials and modular designs, reflecting today's eco-consciousness, will also play a central role in shaping the bed frames of tomorrow.

Common Questions
Common Questions
What is the standard height of a bed frame?

The height of a standard mattress and bed frame ranges from 18”-36” | 46-91 cm. Modern beds are around 18” | 46 cm, common beds are 25” | 64 cm, and old-fashioned antique beds are often 36” | 91 cm from the floor.

Is it ok to sleep on a mattress on the floor?

There is no direct risk of putting a mattress on the floor, but mattresses that sit directly on the floor may be exposed to larger amounts of dust and may absorb greater moisture because of the restricted airflow.

What are the advantages of having a bed frame?

Bed frames provide greater bed support for a better sleep, can add style and design to your bedroom, and can also provide additional storage space through optional drawers.

Furniture

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36” | 91 cm
64” | 163 cm
84” | 213 cm
2017
Cove Bed
91.000
163.000
213.000
2017.00
10
https://p3d.in/e/3SXhw
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Cove BedPerspective view of a 3D model of the Cove BedPerspective view of a 3D model of the Cove Bed
86.75” | 220 cm
84.25” | 214 cm
64.25”-80.25” | 163-204 cm
2019
Cove Canopy Bed
220.000
214.000
204.000
2019.00
0
https://p3d.in/e/iARef
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Cove Canopy Bed3D model of the Cove Canopy Bed viewed in perspective3D model of the Cove Canopy Bed viewed in perspective
22.5” | 44 cm
80” | 203 cm
32.25” | 82 cm
1992
Duet Daybed
44.000
203.000
82.000
1992.00
10
https://p3d.in/e/sRqfj
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Duet DaybedPerspective view of a 3D model of the Duet DaybedPerspective view of a 3D model of the Duet Daybed
30” | 76 cm
45”-89” | 114-226 cm
86” | 218 cm
2015
Floyd Platform Bed
76.000
226.000
218.000
2015.00
1600
https://p3d.in/e/f96ZP
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Floyd Platform BedView of the Floyd Platform Bed in 3D available for downloadView of the Floyd Platform Bed in 3D available for download
47.25” | 120 cm
65.75” | 167 cm
83.875” | 213 cm
2012
IKEA Hemnes Bed Frame
120.000
167.000
213.000
2012.00
700
https://p3d.in/e/nWCo3
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IKEA Hemnes Bed FrameView of the IKEA Hemnes Bed Frame in 3D available for downloadView of the IKEA Hemnes Bed Frame in 3D available for download
39.375” | 100 cm
66.125” | 168 cm
83.125” | 211 cm
2012
IKEA Malm Bed Frame
100.000
168.000
211.000
2012.00
2200
https://p3d.in/e/PhBXr
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IKEA Malm Bed Frame3D model of the IKEA Malm Bed Frame viewed in perspective3D model of the IKEA Malm Bed Frame viewed in perspective
19” | 48 cm
74.375” | 189 cm
38.25” | 97 cm
2019
IKEA Markerad Daybed
48.000
189.000
97.000
2019.00
0
https://p3d.in/e/WiHoo
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3D
IKEA Markerad DaybedView of the IKEA Markerad Daybed in 3D available for downloadView of the IKEA Markerad Daybed in 3D available for download
11.75” | 30 cm
63.0” | 160 cm
79.5” | 202 cm
2016
IKEA Nordli Bed Frame
30.000
160.000
202.000
2016.00
20
https://p3d.in/e/oNGJB
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IKEA Nordli Bed Frame3D model of the IKEA Nordli Bed Frame viewed in perspective3D model of the IKEA Nordli Bed Frame viewed in perspective
36.25” | 92 cm
63.0” | 160 cm
82.25” | 209 cm
2016
IKEA Tarva Bed Frame
92.000
160.000
209.000
2016.00
300
https://p3d.in/e/egevr
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IKEA Tarva Bed FramePerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Tarva Bed FramePerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Tarva Bed Frame
18.125” | 46 cm
76.75” | 195 cm
39.375” | 100 cm
2017
IKEA Utåker Daybed
46.000
195.000
100.000
2017.00
0
https://p3d.in/e/ycxYF
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3D
IKEA Utåker DaybedPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Utåker DaybedPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Utåker Daybed
36” | 91 cm
64.75”-80.75” | 164-205 cm
84.75” | 215 cm
2019
Line Storage Bed
91.000
205.000
215.000
2019.00
0
https://p3d.in/e/ag0fl
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Line Storage BedPerspective view of a 3D model of the Line Storage BedPerspective view of a 3D model of the Line Storage Bed
38” | 97 cm
64.75” | 164 cm
83.25” | 211 cm
2007
Matera Bed
97.000
164.000
211.000
2007.00
100
https://p3d.in/e/I3Te8
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Matera BedPerspective view of a 3D model of the Matera BedPerspective view of a 3D model of the Matera Bed
12” | 30 cm
63” | 160 cm
82” | 208 cm
2003
Min Bed
30.000
160.000
208.000
2003.00
200
https://p3d.in/e/1l25f
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3D
Min BedView of the Min Bed in 3D available for downloadView of the Min Bed in 3D available for download
29.5” | 75 cm
40”-78.5” | 102-199 cm
81”-90.5” | 206-230 cm
2013
Min Bed - Headboard
75.000
199.000
230.000
2013.00
5
https://p3d.in/e/rTUcv
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Min Bed - Headboard3D model of the Min Bed with Headboard viewed in perspective3D model of the Min Bed with Headboard viewed in perspective
15.25” | 39 cm
75” | 191 cm
33” | 84 cm
1950
Nelson Daybed
39.000
191.000
84.000
1950.00
200
https://p3d.in/e/Zcnwu
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Nelson Daybed3D model of the Nelson Daybed viewed in perspective3D model of the Nelson Daybed viewed in perspective
35” | 89 cm
63” | 160 cm
89.5” | 227 cm
1954
Nelson Thin Edge Bed
89.000
160.000
227.000
1954.00
100
https://p3d.in/e/0xZ7s
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Nelson Thin Edge Bed3D model of the Nelson Thin Edge Bed viewed in perspective3D model of the Nelson Thin Edge Bed viewed in perspective
33.5” | 85 cm
59.5”-81.5” | 151-207 cm
87”-96” | 221-244 cm
2014
Nest Storage Bed
85.000
207.000
244.000
2014.00
100
https://p3d.in/e/9IVzu
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Nest Storage BedView of the Nest Storage Bed in 3D available for downloadView of the Nest Storage Bed in 3D available for download
38.5” | 98 cm
68” | 173 cm
88.75” | 225 cm
2013
Parallel Bed
98.000
173.000
225.000
2013.00
30
https://p3d.in/e/mJoG0
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3D
Parallel BedView of the Parallel Bed in 3D available for downloadView of the Parallel Bed in 3D available for download
38.5” | 98 cm
110.5”-126” | 281 -320 cm
88.75”-92.5” | 225-235 cm
2013
Parallel Wide Bed
98.000
320.000
235.000
2013.00
5
https://p3d.in/e/WyzJ0
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Parallel Wide BedPerspective view of a 3D model of the Parallel Wide BedPerspective view of a 3D model of the Parallel Wide Bed
42.25” | 107 cm
66.75”-82.75” | 170-210 cm
86.5” | 220 cm
2019
Pillar Bed
107.000
210.000
220.000
2019.00
60
https://p3d.in/e/a5cLq
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Pillar Bed3D model of the Pillar Bed viewed in perspective3D model of the Pillar Bed viewed in perspective
39.25” | 100 cm
59”-81” | 150-206 cm
90”-99” | 229-251 cm
2017
Raleigh Bed
100.000
206.000
251.000
2017.00
60
https://p3d.in/e/cqYpb
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3D
Raleigh BedView of the Raleigh Bed in 3D available for downloadView of the Raleigh Bed in 3D available for download
39.5” | 100 cm
64.5”-80.75” | 164-205 cm
85.75”-89.75” | 218-228 cm
2016
Vella Bed
100.000
205.000
228.000
2016.00
5
https://p3d.in/e/DeR7Z
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Vella BedPerspective view of a 3D model of the Vella BedPerspective view of a 3D model of the Vella Bed
Parallel Bed
Drawing of a man sleeping on his back on the Parallel Bed

The Parallel Bed is a fabric or leather upholstered bed frame with a playfully shaped trapezoidal headboard. Designed by Jeffrey Bernett and Nicholas Dodziuk in 2013, the Parallel Bed is constructed with a sturdy oak or walnut frame and is paired with a large range of upholstery materials and color options that add character to any bedroom.

The Parallel Bed (Queen Size) has a length of 88.75” (225 cm), headboard width of 77.75” (197 cm), headboard height of 38.5” (98 cm), footboard width of 68” (173 cm), and platform height of 13” (33 cm). The top mattress surface of the Parallel Bed has a typical height of 23” (58 cm) from the floor if a 10” (25 cm) modern mattress is used.

Multiple dimensioned drawings of the Parallel Bed with measurements for length, width, and height
The Parallel Bed is a fabric or leather upholstered bed frame with a playfully shaped trapezoidal headboard designed by Jeffrey Bernett and Nicholas Dodziuk in 2013.

The Parallel Bed (Queen Size) has a length of 88.75” (225 cm), headboard width of 77.75” (197 cm), headboard height of 38.5” (98 cm), footboard width of 68” (173 cm), and platform height of 13” (33 cm). The top mattress surface of the Parallel Bed has a typical height of 23” (58 cm) from the floor if a 10” (25 cm) modern mattress is used.

Multiple dimensioned drawings of the Parallel Bed with measurements for length, width, and height
Parallel Bed
Height:
38.5” | 98 cm
Width:
68” | 173 cm
Length:
88.75” | 225 cm
Depth:
Platform Height
13” | 33 cm
Footboard Height
16” | 41 cm
Weight:
Area:

Headboard Width: 77 3/4” | 197 cm
Sizes: Full, Queen, King, California King

Materials
Alder hardwood frames, plywood headboards, oak or walnut legs, polyurethane foam padding, fabric or leather
Designer
Jeffrey Bernett & Nicholas Dodziuk
Year
2013

Drawings include:
Parallel Bed side elevation, side (man lying down), front, plan

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Min Bed - Headboard
Comparison drawing of Min Bed -Measured range of drawings of the Min Bed with Headboar Headboard compared to other bed frames

The Min Bed with Headboard is a design inspiration from Luciano Bertoncini featuring an underlying slat platform fixed a few inches below the bed frame with excellent ventilation for your mattress. The headboard has a curved surface for comfort and provide a clean appearance with an impressive backrest for watching the TV and reading.

The Min Bed with Headboard has an overall height of 29.5” (75 cm), and is manufactured with various widths that range between 40”-78.5” (102-199 cm), and lengths from 81”-90.5” (206-230 cm). The platform height of the Min Bed with Headboard is set at 9.5” (24 cm).

Dimensioned elevation and plan drawings of the Queen Size Min Bed (Headboard) with height, width, length, and platform height
The Min Bed with Headboard is a design inspiration from Luciano Bertoncini featuring an underlying slat platform fixed a few inches below the frame with excellent ventilation for your mattress. The headboard has a curved surface and can be an impressive backrest for watching the TV and reading.

The Min Bed with Headboard has an overall height of 29.5” (75 cm), and is manufactured with various widths that range between 40”-78.5” (102-199 cm), and lengths from 81”-90.5” (206-230 cm). The platform height of the Min Bed with Headboard is set at 9.5” (24 cm).

Dimensioned elevation and plan drawings of the Queen Size Min Bed (Headboard) with height, width, length, and platform height
Min Bed - Headboard
Height:
29.5” | 75 cm
Width:
40”-78.5” | 102-199 cm
Length:
81”-90.5” | 206-230 cm
Depth:
Platform Height
9.5” | 24 cm
Footboard Height
Weight:
Area:

Twin: 40” x 81” | 102 x 206 cm
Full: 55.5” x 81.5” | 141 x 207 cm
Queen: 63” x 87” | 160 x 221 cm
King: 78.5” x 87.5” | 199 x 222 cm
California King: 74.25” x 90.5” | 189 x 230 cm

Materials
Plexiglass or birch wood headboard; aluminum brackets; powder-coated aluminum frame; wood slats
Designer
Luciano Bertoncini
Year
2013

Drawings include:
Min Bed with Headboard Twin, Full, Queen, King, California King Bed Sizes: side elevation, front, back, plan

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Cove Bed
Illustration of a man lying on the Cove Bed

The Cove Bed is an elegant and sturdy bed frame that honors quality materials and wood craftsmanship through simple tapered details. Designed by Nathan Yong in 2017 with the intention to make a bed that was solid without being clunky, the bedposts and rail, footboard, and headboard edges of the Cove Bed are all rounded off to encourage a soft and memorable touch.

The Cove Bed (Queen Size) has a length of 84” (213 cm), width of 64” (163 cm), headboard height of 36” (91 cm), and platform height of 15” (38 cm). The top mattress surface of the Cove Bed has a typical height of 25” (64 cm) from the floor if a 10” (25 cm) modern mattress is used.

Drawings with dimensions of the Cove Bed showing measurements on the side, front, and plan views
The Cove Bed is an elegant and sturdy bed frame that honors quality materials and wood craftsmanship through simple tapered details.

The Cove Bed (Queen Size) has a length of 84” (213 cm), width of 64” (163 cm), headboard height of 36” (91 cm), and platform height of 15” (38 cm). The top mattress surface of the Cove Bed has a typical height of 25” (64 cm) from the floor if a 10” (25 cm) modern mattress is used.

Drawings with dimensions of the Cove Bed showing measurements on the side, front, and plan views
Cove Bed
Height:
36” | 91 cm
Width:
64” | 163 cm
Length:
84” | 213 cm
Depth:
Platform Height
15” | 38 cm
Footboard Height
20” | 51 cm
Weight:
Area:

Available Sizes: Twin, Full, Queen, King

Materials
Solid oak or walnut frame and legs, oak or walnut veneer headboard
Designer
Nathan Yong
Year
2017

Drawings include:
Cove Bed side elevation, side (man lying down), front, plan

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Min Bed
Illustration of a man sleeping on his side on the Min Bed

The Min Bed is an elegant minimal aluminum bed frame that focuses its attention on providing a low-profile and high-quality slat platform that allows for greater ventilation. Designed by Luciano Bertoncini in 2003, the Min Bed makes a metal bed framework feel sophisticated rather than industrial.

The Min Bed (Queen Size) has a length of 82” (208 cm), width of 63” (160 cm), rail height of 12” (30 cm), and platform height of 9.5” (24 cm). The top mattress surface of the Min Bed has a typical height of 19.5” (50 cm) from the floor if a 10” (25 cm) modern mattress is used.

Measured drawings of the Min Bed with dimensions labeled on the side elevation, front, and plan views
The Min Bed is an elegant minimal aluminum bed frame that focuses on providing a low-profile and high-quality slat platform that allows for greater ventilation.

The Min Bed (Queen Size) has a length of 82” (208 cm), width of 63” (160 cm), rail height of 12” (30 cm), and platform height of 9.5” (24 cm). The top mattress surface of the Min Bed has a typical height of 19.5” (50 cm) from the floor if a 10” (25 cm) modern mattress is used.

Measured drawings of the Min Bed with dimensions labeled on the side elevation, front, and plan views
Min Bed
Height:
12” | 30 cm
Width:
63” | 160 cm
Length:
82” | 208 cm
Depth:
Platform Height
9.5” | 24 cm
Footboard Height
Weight:
Area:

Available Sizes: Twin, Full, Queen, King

Materials
Aluminum frame, wood slats
Designer
Luciano Bertoncini
Year
2003

Drawings include:
Min Bed side elevation, side (man lying down), front, plan

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Duet Daybed
Front elevation drawing of the Duet Daybed with a woman lounging for scale

The Duet Daybed is the perfect sleeper for small spaces, easy to use as a seater during the day and a twin bed in the night by removing the seat cushion and placing it close to the base. The cushions are firm, making it an ideal place for reading and watching TV besides sleeping.

The Duet Daybed has an overall height of 22.5” (44 cm), width of 80” (203 cm) and depth of 32.25” (82 cm). The Duet Daybed has an open size of 80” x 64.5” (203 x 164 cm).

Dimensioned drawings of the Duet Daybed with height, width, depth and seat height measurements in plan and elevation
The Duet Daybed is the perfect sleeper for small spaces, easy to use as a seater during the day and a twin bed in the night by removing the seat cushion and placing it close to the base. The cushions are firm, making it an ideal place for reading and watching TV besides sleeping.

The Duet Daybed has an overall height of 22.5” (44 cm), width of 80” (203 cm) and depth of 32.25” (82 cm). The Duet Daybed has an open size of 80” x 64.5” (203 x 164 cm).

Dimensioned drawings of the Duet Daybed with height, width, depth and seat height measurements in plan and elevation
Duet Daybed
Height:
22.5” | 44 cm
Width:
80” | 203 cm
Length:
Depth:
32.25” | 82 cm
Seat Height
17.25” | 44 cm
Weight:
Area:

Open Size: 80” x 64.5” | 203 x 164 cm

Materials
Spruce frame; polyurethane foam mattress with fabric upholstery; powders coated steel legs
Designer
Softline
Year
1992

Drawings include:
Duet Daybed front elevation, side, plan, side (open), plan (open)

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