Which bed frame to buy:
How do I know what type of bed frame to buy?
First, determine how much you are willing to spend on bed frame. If you do not want to spend a lot of money on a bed frame and do not want, get a bed frame that would break easily, meaning you want a sturdy bed frame without minding the aesthetics of the bed frame a wooden bed frame would the best choice for you. However, if you do not mind spending a lot for a bed frame and are able to you can buy a metal bed frame you can do so if you want as the metal bed frame is the sturdiest bed frame you can buy as it will last about 10 to 15 years if taken care of properly.
Next the size of the bed frame is important as well. If the size of the bed frame does not fit the size of the mattress, then the bed frame cannot do what it was meant to do and hold the mattress in place. Also, the size of the bed frame for the room is important as you do not want the bed frames to be so big that it takes up room in your bedroom.
Thirdly is the height of the bed frame. To know what height is ideal for you just sit on a bed so you can touch the floor. This way it will be easier for you to get out of bed without potentially harming yourself if you have joint problem or are old.
Lastly the appearance of the bed frame if you care for the appearance of your bedroom. You can find a lot of different colours and designs for bed frames online. So, take your time and choose a bed frame that suits your style and preferences.
How much bigger should a bed frame be than the mattress?
The bed frame should be about 5 inches to give you enough room to put the mattress in with ease. Also there should be enough room remove the mattress with no issues if you need to replace or flip over the mattress for whatever the reason. Also the extra space allows for the mattress not to lose its shape and the mattresses sides does not stick out of the bed frame.