The Versatile Futon Loft Bed

Having sleepover guests can sometimes pose a challenge for you especially when you don’t have enough comfortable sleeping arrangements. The couch most often tends to be the catch all for these sleepover

Metal loft bed with a work space below and an easy chair which is really a futon

Futon Chair Below Will Sleep Your Guest

guests and most often it isn’t really a comfortable place to sleep in. Kids and teenagers are usually the ones who like to invite friends over just to hang and have the occasional slumber party, and sleeping bags are just about the best option for these times.

If you’re about to replace an old bed or after you kids have outgrown their old ones, you might want to consider purchasing a loft bed. Make that, a loft bed futon. We all know that bunk beds are often the best solution to having more beds in smaller spaces, as well as trundle or pull out beds. But you don’t always have sleepovers. This just adds bulk to a small room and cramps up the living space altogether, no matter how functional it can be on those nights when you have people staying over for a night or two.

To give you better idea of what a loft bed futon is, it’s basically an elevated bed with an add-on convertible futon underneath or an attached sofa bed. This allows you to prop up the futon during the day time and turn into a couch for extra seating for group studies or maybe just for lazing around and watching a movie with friends. The loft bed can still be fitted with a desk and some shelving or drawers depending on the design plan of your choice. Loft bed futons can be crafted with hard wood as well as with metal.

Should you wish to maximize a bedroom and still enjoy storage and extra seating and sleeping space, a loft bed futon is your best choice. There are many designs out in the market, whether you’re into something more traditional or if you fancy a contemporary style. Wooden loft beds have more of a warm appeal but sometimes can look a bit bulky and chunky in a small

Futon couch below this silver metal loft bed converts into a full size or double bed

Today’s Sleeper Couch

space. Metal loft beds lend a more minimalist feel but can look too industrial and cold. Either way, your imagination only limits you as to how you can dress up your loft bed choice. The right bedding, paint and some knick knacks can soften or ramp up any living space.

You will be surprised to discover how designers have taken well into drawing up some really good plans to incorporate our basic sleeping needs in a single unit and at the same time manage to bring the entire idea into a whole new level of form and function. Loft bed futons could just about be the coolest piece of furniture you could have in your home and can take you well over the years.

Find out more about these awesome sleeping unit and maybe you might just make it your next Do-it-yourself project , or your big surprise for your not so little kid. There are many designs to suit any individual from a toddler loft bed , a loft bed for teens or something for your college co-ed to bring to use in the college dorm. It a great invest well worth the thought and the effort to build.