Buying the right bed is of huge importance. After all, most people spend eight hours a day sleeping (a third of a day), and, therefore, it is crucial that the bed an individual chooses is perfect for them. This is especially the case for children.
Children need to feel safe in their room if they are to sleep in it comfortably. A lot of kids have problems getting to sleep at night. In fact, a large proportion of children suffer from nightmares and bed-wetting.
Research has shown that by buying the right bed, children actually experience an ease in these problems because they have a more comfortable and fulfilling sleep.
The benefits of the bunk bed
Children’s bunk beds tend to be one of the most popular options. A lot of this is to do with the design of the bed. It is intriguing and exciting and provokes a positive reaction within the child.
Parents with two children of a similar age or a similar sex will reap the benefits of bunk beds. Aside from the obvious, bunk beds are great because the two children will provide comfort for one another and so they will feel safe and will easily drift off into a peaceful sleep at nighttime.
However, children’s bunk beds can easily be beneficial for an only child as well; not only are they great for sleepovers, but your little one will love the opportunity to choose between the top and bottom bunk whenever they feel like it.
Bunk beds are not only beneficial to the children themselves, but parents will also feel the advantages. Bunk beds are much more cost effective. After all, two single beds are going to cost a lot more money than one bunk bed.
Not only this, but bunk beds are great when it comes to creating more space. Obviously, as the two beds are on top of each other, they leave a lot more floor space to be utilised.
This is great because, as most people know, children tend to be quite messy! And at the end of the day, everybody can benefit from a bit of added space.
Other bed options for children
Bunk beds are not the only beds worth considering when shopping for children. You have everything from novelty beds to cabin beds. Involving your child in the shopping process is a good idea because they will feel included and you will choose something they love, which will mean they stop refusing to go to sleep at bedtime!
If you are interested in buying a new bed for your little one, there is no better time to shop than Black Friday. Black Friday takes place on the 23rd of November this year, and you will experience some of the most unbelievable savings. We have word that our friends at Bed Kingdom are going to be running a great sale, so you should be able to pick up a child’s bed at an incredibly low price!
All in all, it is not hard to see why bunk beds are popular with children (and parents too!). However, don’t forget to explore the other options available when shopping in the Black Friday sales this year. You could find a real bargain that your kids will love!