Metal Futon Bunk Bed – A metal futon bunk bed is a kind of bedroom furniture which serves two functions at a time. In this type of bed there are two levels of beds but the lower level can be folded into two parts to form a sofa like seating arrangement. This makes it possible to use this as a nice sofa during day time.
The design of metal futon bunk bed is done in such a manner that while folding the bottom level futon you don’t have to shift the bed away from the wall. It has a sliding plus folding mechanism which makes the folding much easier. Most homeowners keep the bed along the wall to keep the kids safe in the upper level bed. The upper sized bed cab be a twin sized bed or a full bed which normally accessed by a ladder connected from sides. Since this is used as a sofa during day hours the ladder is connected from sides in most designs. The upper level bed will have a standard mattress preferable 6-8 inches thick for comfortable sleeping.
Metal futon bunk beds consist of square steel frame powder coated and due to its hollow lighter in weight compared to wooden bunk beds. This type of bunk bed is very popular amongst teenagers because they don’t need to buy another sofa like seating furniture in their bedroom. This it is a great money saver. Another room where you can have this installed is the guest bedroom. Since guests are going to be for a limited amount of time you can have this type of futon bed which server both the purposes of seating as well as a sleeping arrangement for a family of 3 persons. Depending upon the overall theme of your entire home interior design you can choose a bed that flows easily with the rest of furniture items.