A low profile platform bed is ideal for any modern bedroom with a contemporary, edgy, and restructured look. The modern appeal with add a timeless style that everyone will be completely in love with. As we can tell for the name, the bed has a low height. Another characteristic a low profile bed is the minimal design. Although it is low in height, you can still add storage containers of under bed drawers. As the bed is made in minimal design, you can style the bedroom easily whether you want to keep the rest of the room simple or want to make it more ornate. Most people keep the idea of understated minimalism. For this clean lines style, your stylistic options include geometric balance and simple decor. You can either have both a headboard and foot or not. It all depends on your preferred style. You are lucky for having a platform with low profile there are unlimited ways to deal with that.
Unlike other beds, a low profile platform bed does not require a box spring. That is why it looks more minimalist and simple. Instead of a box spring, platform beds generally have slats that lay across the frame of the bed. The slats support the mattress. For a bigger sized bed, there are two support beams placed under the bed to distribute the mattress’ weight. So, you will be no longer tethered to a massive, weighty box spring. You know, some people just don’t like this fabric-covered wooden apparatus. Even without these rectangular bulky pieces, the mattress of your platform bed can be well-supported. That is the power of the sturdy slats.
If you notice, low profile beds are in right now. They are very popular in the marketplace. Compared to a standard bed, a low profile platform bed sits 2-6 inches lower. For your information, sleeping closer to the floor has some benefits. At least, you will not fall out your bed when sleeping. Beside, this bed is affordable as you don’t need to pay for the box spring. Do you know how much you spend for purchasing a box spring? Depending on the quality and size of the box spring, it costs from cheap to expensive. Well, don’t you think this is a lot of money? Instead of buying a box spring, you’d better spend it for complementing pieces such as beddings, matching night stands or new dresses.