What are the benefits of divan bed bases?
1. Space-saving practicality
A divan bed base is good for small bedrooms and saving space with its compact size and storage compartments.
2. Multiple storage options
Many of our divan bed bases come with customisable storage options, which means you can find a bed frame that is just right for your room. You can choose from 4 drawers, 2 drawers, full-size drawers, continental drawers, and even half-ottoman, half-divan.
3. Styles for everyone
While function is important, you also want your bed to look good. After all, it is the most prominent part of your bedroom! Divan bed bases are available in various colours and materials. These materials include soft upholstered frames made of wool and velvet. The colours range from grey, white, and black to modern blues and creams.
4. Superior comfort and support
Buying a divan base can increase the comfort of your mattress as divan bases are known for promoting spinal alignment. They come with either a platform top base offering firm support or a sprung divan base with reactive springs that take some of the pressure off of your mattress and increase its lifespan.
What are the different types of divan bed bases with storage
These bed frames provide a wide variety of storage options to accommodate the dimensions of your bedroom:
Divan bed bases with 2 drawers
With single divans or some small double divan frames, you’ll find two drawers, positioned on either one side of the bed or each side depending on the model you choose.
Divan bed bases with 4 drawers
Double, king and super king divan bed bases can fit 2 drawers on each side, they're ideal for spacious bedrooms that need extra storage space.
Divan beds with ottoman storage
Ottoman divan bed bases open from the side or foot end to reveal a spacious split storage area. Also ottoman bases with divan drawers exist, with the space split between the two. This means that you'll have room for bigger items like bedding and blankets, while also having convenient drawers in different configurations of 2 or 4. Available in small double and bigger, the ottoman compartment has an easy-to-lift mechanism and is completely hidden when closed.
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Which is best a divan bed frame or an ottoman?
Choosing between a divan bed and an ottoman depends on your needs and how you want to access storage. Most divans offer built-in drawers that are easy to pull out. On the other hand, an ottoman offers storage space accessible through an easy gas lift mechanism.
What size divan bed bases are available?
Divan bases will match the size of your choose the perfect bed for you here are the different sizes we have available:
Small single divans – 2'6" x 6'3"
At just 75cm wide, a small single is perfect for storing away your bits and bobs in compact spaces, spare and guest bedrooms.
Single divan – 3'0" x 6'3"
Opt for single divan bed bases as an excellent and practical storage solution for children's bedrooms. From toys to clothes and books, managing clutter can be a never-ending task. With the convenience of easy-access drawers, you can effortlessly conceal and organize these items.
Small double divan – 4'0" x 6'3"
With its compact 4ft width, a small double bed proves ideal for teenagers and snug spaces where accommodating a full double bed is a challenge. It can even comfortably accommodate couples if a cosy sleeping arrangement is preferred.
Double divan – 4'6" x 6'3"
Measuring at 4ft 6 inches, a double divan bed base provides ample comfort for couples while offering generous sleeping and storage space.
King divans – 5'0" x 6'6"
With a width of 5ft, a king-size bed offers abundant room for you to spread out comfortably, allowing you to enjoy a starfish-like sleeping experience. Additionally, it combines the best of both worlds by providing convenient storage options to neatly stow away your belongings.
Super king divan – 6'0" x 6'6"
Discover the pinnacle of spacious comfort with our 6ft wide super king divan bed frame, featuring ample storage capacity that negates the necessity for wardrobes.
Important: Ensure sufficient clearance around your bed to effortlessly access the built-in drawers.
For additional sizing assistance, explore our bed and mattress dimensions.
How long do divan bed bases last?
In general, divan bed bases are designed to satisfy your sleep and storage requirements for approximately a decade. They are constructed to adhere to stringent trading standards, ensuring durability and sturdiness. For added peace of mind be sure to check out our reinforced divan bed base which will withstand the test of time for sure, with it's maximum 75 stone weight capacity this includes the mattress.
Do you need a headboard with a divan bed base?
If space is your main concern, a divan bed base can meet your needs without a headboard. A divan bed base doesn’t require a headboard to function, it’s a purely personal choice. If you wish to add an extra touch to your bed base and make your guest room look chic and cosy, take a look at our extensive range of headboards.