A bed that comes with storage is always a preferred choice. Especially for smaller urban households, storage beds are a boon. If you have heard the phrase “store it in style” then you must be aware of different storage units that are available. In beds too, there’s a lot of variety. Read on to know more.
Drawers and Channels: By far the most convenient has been adding a drawer to a bed. Be it in form a side table drawer, or a wide boxy drawer. Mostly beds are constructed with drawers on the sides so that you don’t have to lift the mattress every time you need something from the drawer. Most heavy duty drawers are attached with smooth sliding channels to ensure easy functionality. There are a variety of channels, ranging from soft close drawers to telescopic slides. A drawer dimension increases with the size of the bed.
Spring v/s Hydraulic: Spring drawers are a rather old hardware category, where give a slight push to the bed box or drawer panel and pops open whereas hydraulic bed storage use hydraulic hinges, which can be operated either a remote or a simple push of a button. Hydraulic storage beds are usually large and can store up to 45 kilograms of material. Spring storage beds are ideal for storing lighter material, as more weight would obstruct the spring function.