Beds Close To The Floor
You don't have to follow any rules in the bedroom except your own, so it's as OK to leave your box spring and mattress on the floor as it is to mount your bedding into a conventional bed frame.
It's been nearly a year since we ditched our bed frame for a more minimalist mattress on the floor. Yes, at first it was a temporary solution while we searched for the perfect bed, but we've grown to like its low visual profile, pure (noiseless) comfort, and understated appeal. Still there's something — bad feng shui? — that that makes us question it as a long term move.
Unlike a traditional mattress, a portable floor bed can make the most of a small space. Here are 8 examples that are perfect for overnight guests. Unlike a traditional mattress, a portable floor bed can make the most of a small space. Here are 8 examples that are perfect for overnight guests.
The main pro for ditching your raised bed and sleeping on the ground is improved overall blood circulation in your entire body. Plenty of health benefits include less neck and back pain. These are similar benefits reported by people who don't sleep with a pillow.People who sleep on a mattress directly on the floor also have a significantly less risk of scoliosis, a medical condition where the
If the floor does not have a carpet, use material to place between the mattress and the ground. It can be a sheet of polythene or foam. This will prevent cold or heat waves reaching through to you. You can make this in layers which will make the process more effective. Some people even use bed sheets which is an effective solution.
While I'm not sold on low couches, I love beds that are on or hover just off the ground. Done thoughtlessly, a mattress on the floor will look like it belongs in a sloppy dorm room, but a well executed low bed is relaxed and looks effortless.