Day Beds: Change the Bedroom!

Who didn’t fall in love young Harry Potter sitting in his little day bed under the stairs? Cute cubby spaces are not just for characters in books and movies!

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Creating a custom made day bed is one of the creative and economical of ways to add instant character to boring, boxy rooms. It’s a terrific way to use other wise wasted space. It’s a simple, but very effective, focal point to spring board your imagination into action.

Having a structure that really serves you, as well as looking great, is the charm of great design.

Day Beds can be created to be flush with or just below a window with cleverly flanked shelves. A great parent spot to watch the kids outside while taking a coffee break; two friends can share a private visit; an industrious teenager, will find a handy space to hunker into to study, read, or use cyber ‘toys.’ When your sister comes to spend the night, a perfect place to sleep.

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Built in day beds can be constructed low with drawers for storage. Perfect for blankets, toys, rain/winter wear, sports gear, or holiday trimmings.

It can easily house yet another bed, to be trundled out for a sleep over or even a cozy place for loved pets to share nap time.

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For ingenuous style, a pentagon, hexagon or octagon shape could be cut into a wall to surround and contain the bed.

Stylized doors can be created to close off and cleverly conceal the bed. Day beds can easily be constructed to wrap around a corner…two snoozing spots in the sunshine.

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Outdoors, they can suspend from a porch ceiling or for more joy, built into a deck area and be furbished with wood or fabric over hangs to create a perfect cabana!

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