Daybeds for Children

If you are upgrading your little girl’s bedroom and have the rest of the kid’s furniture in place, then it is the perfect time to think about what you are going to do in regard to the bed situation. Your little princess is growing up quickly and will need a bed that reflects her age as well as her newfound style. Daybeds could be the very answer to your dilemma.

They are a wonderful means for any young girl to have a bed of her own which is just the right size. A quality daybed will last for many years and can be used until she reaches her teens.

Additionally, it is a great idea for visitors to sleep on when you put one in your spare bedroom. When it is not being used to sleep on, you can put on couch cushions to create a sitting area.

After 4 years, this is what I think of the IKEA HEMNES Daybed

Daybeds resemble futons in that they both look like a couch or a loveseat. The back to the daybed is down the side as opposed to the traditional bed having the headboard and footboard.

You can buy a daybed in a range of materials ranging from metal to wood. However, the metal daybed is less sturdy than a wooden daybed so you might want to take this into account if your child is young and likes climbing.

So far as kids’ furniture goes the daybed could also function as a full-size bed if you have the trundle bed which is stored underneath. The trundle bed will pull out and accommodate additional friends should your daughter have a sleep-over.

If you are making use of the daybed as a spare bed for guests, this is certainly advantageous since many adults would prefer not to sleep on twin beds if they can help it.

The daybed will normally come unassembled, which implies that you will end up spending time putting the bed together. However, if you stick to the instructions, you should have it assembled and ready to go in a couple of hours.

They are really not very difficult to put together and are definitely worth the effort when you see your little girl’s face as she climbs onto the bed for the very first time.

Just be sure that the bed is sturdy enough before allowing her to climb all over it. That means no extra parts left over since all pieces are included for a reason.

Help to make the changeover from toddler beds to daybeds even more enjoyable for your child by allowing her to choose her own bedroom furniture and bedding. She will appreciate the thought that her opinion counts, and you will have the pleasure of seeing your little girl happy.

It can make all the difference in the world to her with the knowledge that she is in a bed which is her very own and one that she chooses herself.