Beds: Buying Recommendations
What Size Bed Should I Choose For My Bedroom?
At Georgia Furniture Mart we know that choosing the right size bed makes all the difference that’s why we offer a variety of sizes to accommodate your specific needs. Our King size beds provide ample space for couples to stretch out comfortably, while our Queen size beds offer a perfect balance of space and coziness. Our Full size beds are for individuals who value space and comfort, and our Twin size beds are perfect for kids or solo sleepers.
What Is The Right Style Bed For My Bedroom?
After selecting the appropriate size for your bedroom, choose the bed style that suits your preference.
- Modern style beds are known for their stylish and minimalist aesthetic, often featuring cutting-edge advancements like smart technology. One particularly favored modern style is the platform bed, which boasts a streamlined, low-profile design. They may also come equipped with handy features such as integrated USB ports or LED lighting. And for those who value storage space, there are options with built-in drawers or shelves, allowing you to keep your bedroom clutter-free.
- Rustic style beds have a warm and comforting vibe with a focus on natural elements such as wood, stone, or metal. Their appearance is often rugged and earthy, prioritizing simplicity. Usually crafted from natural materials like reclaimed wood, these beds have an authentic look. They may also feature details like distressed finishes, which contribute to their character and personality.
- Traditional style beds boast a timeless and classic design, with intricate details and luxurious materials. They typically have a solid headboard and footboard crafted from high-quality wood, metal, or both. The headboard takes center stage with its imposing height, sophisticated curves, tufted upholstery, or elaborate carvings. The footboard, although simpler, still complements the overall aesthetic of the bed. The traditional poster bed is a popular option, featuring tall posts at each corner that support an ornamental canopy or drapes. These posts may be adorned with finials or carvings, contributing to the bed’s elegance.
- Transitional style beds blend elements of both traditional and contemporary design to create a timeless and versatile look. These typically feature clean, simple lines with a touch of decorative moldings or carved details that give them a classic feel. However, they also incorporate modern materials, textures, and finishes, such as metal or leather accents, to add a contemporary edge. Transitional style beds come in a variety of shapes and sizes, from platform beds with low profiles to four-poster beds with ornate headboards and footboards. They often feature neutral color palettes, such as shades of gray, beige, or white, that make them easy to coordinate with other bedroom decor.
We have beds in different materials, including wood and upholstered options, to suit your preferences. Wooden bed frames offer a rustic or craftsman ambiance. Opt for lighter woods or finishes with gray undertones for an airy and upscale style. In more formal or glamorous bedrooms, darker colors work best. Upholstered bed frames create a softer style and blend well in cottage scenes or traditional homes where neutral colors and textures are essential.
How Can I Maximize Storage Space In My Bedroom?
In some households, the space under the bed serves as an additional storage area. This is a clever way to store boxes, bins, mementos, or seasonal clothing you don’t need frequently.
Storage beds offer this type of storage, but they also have easy-access drawers, making it possible to use the bed frame as a dresser or armoire. Stack socks, intimates, or sweaters in drawers located beneath the mattress for versatile storage that’s both stylish and functional.
Consider a platform bed with cubbies on the side, allowing you to neatly fold and display items, or a storage bed with built-in shelving, cubbies, or drawers for private storage and decorative displays.
Why Should I Consider Buying A Bedroom Collection?
When making your final decisions, don’t forget to check out entire bedroom collections. By purchasing bedroom sets that match, you’ll create a cohesive look in your space. Matching finishes, complementary proportions, and a harmonious style for all your knobs, pulls, joints, and accents will help you create the best possible bedroom for yourself or for you and your partner.
Shop our extensive collection of beds, available online or at one of our Atlanta showrooms. Join us in Kennesaw or Norcross for an engaging shopping experience.