A double bed in the UK measures 4 feet 6 inches wide by 6 feet 3 inches wide (135 cm x 190 cm). Bed size, most of the time, refers to the dimensions of a mattress sitting inside the bed frame.
There are no standardized bed sizes in the UK and any reference to bed sizes will typically be referring to mattress sizes, which have a standardized size grading. The size dimension of the room where the bed is positioned in relation to other furniture is important when planning to purchase a double bed. A double bed is common and widely used size in the UK.Learn More
A soft mattress may lead to uncomfortable nights and a lack of restful sleep. A common signal of a soft mattress is back pain. A bed board improves firmness by providing solid support beneath the mattress.Full Answer >
With a measurement of 76 by 80 inches, a king bed is wider than the queen bed, which is 60 by 80 inches. The king is not the largest of all beds. A California king bed measures 72 by 84 inches, while a grand king measures 80 by 98 inches.Full Answer >
Hardside waterbed frames are made of wood and encase the waterbed mattress on all sides. The frame sits atop a pedestal base, also made of wood.Full Answer >
The standard queen-size bed mattress is 60 inches wide. It is a mid-size bed suitable for two people. However, it does not give as much individual space to each person as a twin bed does to one person.Full Answer >