Trundle beds for kids are functional, stylish beds with coasters which allow the bed to be rolled underneath when not in use. Some trundles can be fitted under existing loft or bunk beds, if the size of the loft bed’s frame allows storing the trundle underneath. Maximising space in your child’s bedroom will be an ever increasing headache, as your son or daughter will have more and more school books to store and more and more favourite toys to keep. With an increase in years comes an interest in different leisure time pursuits. Storage space for all the sports equipment, books, CDs and clothes will be hard to find, if your child’s room is already full to capacity with an adult bed. Trundle beds offer a great space saving alternative.
Once your child has reached a certain age, your son or daughter may wish to have their friends stay over-night. A trundle beds for kids can be easily made up within minutes and stored away when the friend has left. Trundle beds can be bought in different sizes and should be appropriate to your child’s age. If your child’s room size allows it, you could opt for a trundle bed for older kids, in size nearing to an adult version. This may well see them through to teenage years, when an adult sized trundle beds for kids can become their next step up.
The benefits for parents lies not only in a more adequate use of the space available for storage in their old kids’ bedroom, but they can use a trundle bed later as a guest bed, when their offspring has left for college or university and the child’s room has become a spare room for visitors. A wood daybed with trundle also being a trundle will look attractive in your spare room, which during the week might be used as a study or hobby room, but which doubles up as a guest room at the weekend.
Some trundles even have drawers for extra storage, making it the ultimate space saving piece of furniture in your house.
Buying a trundle bed for kids is a good investment with benefits for children as well as their parents. If you are planning to buy a trundle to fit under a loft bed or bunk bed, you should ensure that it complies with the loft or bunk bed manufacturer’s recommendations before fitting your new trundle underneath the existing frame.
With house moves being not only one of the most expensive but also one of the most stressful activities in anyone’s life, buying one’s furniture wisely avoids having to take such drastic and costly course of action, when our children grow older and their needs change.
Adapting to life’s changes by buying a trundle, be it a trundle beds for kids or a full sized trundle for adults, can save you a lot of headache in the short run and money in the long run.