Ideas for Built in Bunk Beds?

Answer Bunk beds allow more space for storage and other considerations, and built-in bunk beds provide a safer, sturdier solution to sleeping and space issues. Built-in bunks can take on hundreds of shape... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Ideas for Built in Bunk Beds

Do you need a box spring when you convert bunk beds to twin beds?

On One Hand: Mattresses Need SupportMattresses do need some type of foundation; however, that foundation does not have to be a so-called "box spring." According to Consumer Reports, "there's nothin... Read More »

Do bunk beds need a box spring?

Bunk beds do not need a box spring. However, they do need support under the mattress. Some companies make mattresses, which were specially designed for bunk beds. This type of mattress is essential... Read More »

DIY: Building Bunk Beds?

Bunk beds, even bunk bed patterns, can cost a parent hundreds of dollars for a bed a child will almost certainly outgrow before he wears it out. On the other hand, you can build a wooden bunk bed c... Read More »

Can you use box springs for bunk beds?

Typically, the frame of a bunk bed is not deep enough to accommodate both a mattress and box spring. Instead of a box spring, you typically use a thin, cloth-covered board called a bunkie board, wh... Read More »