Queen Platform Bed with Storage Drawers Plan
Queen platform bed with storage drawers are a versatile style of bedroom furniture. Even the earliest platform beds date to the ancient Egyptians, who used simple platforms to raise their mattresses from the ground, European and Asian-influenced platform beds have become increasingly popular in the United States. Platform beds that contain built-in drawers are often called mate or captain’s beds.
Queen platform bed with storage drawers supports an innerspring mattress or futon without the use of a box spring. But some platform beds are low enough to accommodate a box spring under the mattress, if desired. Most platform beds using rods for supporting the mattress, although some can use a solid piece of plywood or fiberboard. Some mattresses, such as memory foam mattresses and waterbeds, may require the use of a solid platform bed, or an extra base for support.
Queen platform bed with storage drawers are available in a variety of styles and colors, and fit many types of decor. Platform beds can be made of wood, generally oak or maple, or metal. Platform beds may use minimalist, traditional, Arts and Crafts, or modern styles, and are often influenced by the Scandinavian or Asian patterns. Wood platform beds may include only a simple platform, a canopy bed, a Mission-style headboard with slats or a sleigh-style bed. Metal platform beds can use straight, bold lines or delicate scrollwork.