If you’ve finally decided to put that loft furniture to good use, and make it a livable space, then all you need is some loft furniture and a lot of patience! Converting any loft into space suitable for living does take some work, but if you have the money, time and patience required, the results can far surpass your expectations. In the end it may turn out so good that you’ll spend more time in your loft than in your living room!
You should know that loft furniture isn’t the same as regular furniture, and you can’t just go to a furniture store and get whatever you like, because you may get a nasty surprise at home. This is because lofts are smaller than regular rooms, due to the roof, and regular furniture may not fit. Specially designed loft furniture is usually smaller than regular furniture, and the main idea behind this is saving as much space as possible.
You may decide to turn your loft into anything from a game room to a bedroom. If you do decide to turn it into a room suitable for sleeping, you need to make sure it is properly isolated and furnished. We recommend dorm furniture and bunk beds such as this Full Size Bunk Bed with Stairway Chest which is available on Amazon for the low price of $887. Beds such as this one allow more than one person to sleep in it, but take up very little space. This model also has the advantage of having an amber wash finishing, allowing it to blend in with most lofts.
Loft beds are available in many shapes and sizes, but they all try to take up as little space as possible, while maximizing the possibilities provided. If you take the time to do the research you may come across great deals such as this Black Finish Metal Bunk Bed which has an amazing price on Amazon. You will not only be getting a bunk bed, but also a futon, a desk, and a chair, all in one piece of furniture!
Most loft furniture is very durable, since it is made of solid wood or metal, but this also makes it a little more expensive. However, it’ll last for years, and if you invest in good furniture from the beginning you will never have to change it. Just be sure you don’t plan on changing the use of the loft in the future, because then you’ll have to change the furniture as well.
We’re pretty sure your children won’t like sleeping in your games room, with a large pool table in the middle of their new room, so remove old furniture when changing the purpose of the loft! You can head over to Ikea and look at the different loft furniture available, but you can also look online and take advantage of the different features offered by most sites. You’ll just have to click a couple of times to see all the loft furniture available in your price range and with the desired characteristics.
Modern furniture has the advantage of allowing you to get new accessories, or change the ones it comes with. So if you don’t like the mattress that came with your new loft bed, you can change it with whatever model you like, as long as it has the same characteristics. You can also change the bed slats, if you think they’re not durable enough.
To compliment your new loft furniture you should also get decorative items to make your loft look good. So frame some pictures and nail them to the walls, get some plants and some lamps, and your new living space will look better than ever! If you’re not sure what to get, and where to get it from, then head on over to Mike’s site and check out the different offers and advice.