Why you'll love our beds...

Height adjustable headboards

Posted by Richard Hacker on 25/07/2016 in About Our Beds

All beds in the Classic River range have height adjustable headboards. We do this because it allows you to have the ideal gap above you mattress and the bottom of your headboard about 40 mm (1.5 ins) with any mattress that measures from 20 cm to 36 cm (8 to 14 ins) in thickness. This

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Centre Support Rail

Posted by Richard Hacker on 15/07/2016 in About Our Beds

Centre Support Rail Prevents the slats from sagging and helps to spread the weight of the mattress. Supplied with all beds over 90cm (3ft) width Made from 63 x 38 mm ( 2.5 x 1.5 ins) stress graded timber.

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Pre assembled slats

Posted by Richard Hacker on 15/07/2016 in About Our Beds

BED SLATS, the unseen essential of any bed. All of our pre assembled bed slats have these features that help to prolong the life of your mattress. Pre Assembled in sets of Three Screwed and glued onto backing boards, to prevent warping or twisting. Never rely on the weight of the mattress to prevent this

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Traditional Craftsmanship

Posted by Richard Hacker on 14/07/2016 in About Our Beds

Noted for its resistance to being pulled apart (tensile strength), the dovetail joint is commonly used in traditional craftsmanship to join the sides of a drawer to the front. Traditional CraftsmanshipThe mortise[1] and tenon joint has been used for thousands of years by woodworkers around the world to join pieces of wood, mainly when the

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What does VOC mean?

Posted by Richard Hacker on 15/06/2016 in About Our Beds

What does VOC mean Nearly all paint and wood stains contain VOC’s in differing amounts. Although they occur naturally we only use stains and paints that are rated as zero or very low. Finishes with high amounts can be an irritant to young children with any asthmatic or breathing conditions. As manufacturers using low or

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