Futons are furniture pieces that serve as both a bed and a couch. Ideal for cozy or cramped rooms, futons are reasonably priced and are offered in many stores appealing to customers with a variety of different budgets. Folding or unfolding a futon can be done quickly with no tools or special skills required.Know More
Pull the futon away from other furniture or walls to give yourself the necessary room to maneuver. Facing the back of the futon, grab the frame top with your hands. There are several ways to grasp the frame, such as placing both hands in the frame’s middle section or on the sides of the frame.
Pull the back of the futon upward until the point that you feel the back unlock from the frame. You typically have to lift the back only 1 or 2 inches before it unlocks.
Step backward while at the same time lowering the back of the futon to the floor. Find the legs located in the back section of the futon, making sure they are fully extended and are flush with the floor to stabilize the futon. Center the mattress on the frame.
A circle bed, or round bed, is a bed that is in a shape of a circle as opposed to the more traditional rectangular or square shape. Circle beds were popular in the 70s, but continue to give a novel look to the bedroom.Full Answer >
A double bed, also called a full-size bed, is 53 inches wide, about 15 inches wider than a twin. At only 75 inches long, double beds are best suited for individuals under 5 feet 5 inches tall. Taller people and couples often fit better on a queen-size or king-size bed.Full Answer >
A queen bed is 60 inches wide by 80 inches long. It is the most popular mattress size in the United States. Two adults sleeping on a queen size mattress have 9 inches less space than if they slept on a twin extra-long mattress by themselves.Full Answer >
A regular king-sized American bed measures 76 inches by 80 inches. A California king mattress, a good choice for tall people, is four inches longer and four inches narrower than a regular king bed and measures 72 inches by 84 inches. Custom or Super kings are 80 inches wide.Full Answer >