If you’ve ever been in a hostel, the military, or a dormitory, you’re probably familiar with bunk beds, two beds, one on top of the other.
The concept is simple and space efficient. These days, it seems to be more common in kids’ rooms. When looking for bunk beds, chances are most of them are in small sizes, suitable for kids of different ages.
Bunk beds are not suitable from an early age, though due to the potential risks associated with them, such as falls. So, when should you get one for your kid?Continue reading At What Age Are Kids Ready For Bunk Beds?
A bunk bed with no guardrails will pose a serious risk to whoever is sleeping up there. Your kid could fall while rolling in bed at night, but accidents may also occur during daytime. Falls can cause fractures, as well as more severe injuries.
Guardrails are installed on bunk beds for a reason – to protect kids from falling over and getting injured. They are not safe to remove from bunk beds, regardless of why you consider it – ugly color or just a design that fails to match the décor.Continue reading Is It Safe To Take Guardrails Off A Bunk Bed? It’s A Little Wobbly but Stable – Is It Safe To Sleep On?