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What are the most asked questions about Double Ottoman Beds?


Double Ottoman Beds are becoming increasingly popular amongst homeowners, especially those who desire a stylish and functional storage solution.

Better Bed Company’s Double Ottoman Beds come with an under-bed storage compartment that can be easily accessed by lifting the mattress. However, many people have questions about these beds before making a purchase.

This blog post will answer some of the most frequently asked questions about Double Ottoman Beds.

Most Asked Questions about Double Ottoman Beds

What is a Double Ottoman Bed?

A Double Ottoman Bed is a type of bed frame that comes with an under-bed storage compartment.

The storage space can be easily accessed by lifting the mattress, which is supported by gas pistons to make it easy to lift and close.

How much storage space does a Double Ottoman Bed provide?

The amount of storage space provided by a Double Ottoman Bed depends on the bed frame’s size and the under-bed compartment’s height.

Generally speaking, a standard double-sized bed provides around 500 litres of storage space.

What materials are Double Ottoman Beds made from?

Double Ottoman Beds are typically made from high-quality materials such as solid wood or metal frames with upholstered headboards and footboards.

The upholstery material varies depending on the manufacturer but can include leather, faux leather, velvet or fabric.

Are there any weight limits for using the under-bed storage compartment?

Most Double Ottoman Beds have weight limits for their under-bed storage compartments.

These limits vary depending on the manufacturer but usually range between 20-30kg per side.

Are all Double Ottoman Beds easy to assemble?

Most Double Ottoman Beds are relatively easy to assemble and come with detailed instructions and all necessary hardware included in the package.

However, it’s always advisable to check with your retailer if assembly services are available or if they recommend professional installation.

Can I use any type of mattress with a Double Ottoman Bed?

Yes, you can use any type of mattress with a Double Ottoman Bed as long as it fits within the size specifications of your bed frame.

Will my bedding fit over my Double Ottoman Bed?

Yes, most standard-sized bedding should fit comfortably over your Double Ottoman Bed without any issues.

Do I need to clean my ottoman base regularly?

It’s recommended that you clean your ottoman base at least once every three months to keep it looking fresh and new for years to come.

Are there different types of lift mechanisms for opening and closing an ottoman base?

Yes, two main types of lift mechanisms are used in ottoman bases – hydraulic pistons and spring-assisted systems.

Hydraulic piston systems tend to be smoother in operation, while spring-assisted systems require less effort when opening or closing the base.

How do I choose the right size for my room?

When choosing a size for your room, consider factors such as available floor space, ceiling height, and other furniture that may affect how much space you have available for your bed frame.

Get in touch!

For help and advice on selecting the best Double Ottoman Beds for your home, call 0800 0467 616.