What to think about when choosing a headboard: A guide
While getting your bed right is vital for comfort, it’s usually the headboard that helps create that perfect, stylish finishing touch.
If you want to make a statement in the bedroom, a high-quality headboard is the answer, There are actually countless benefits to using a headboard. Our headboard guide has everything you need to know.
Why have a headboard?
Add style to your bedroom, headboards are great for bringing a sense of style to your bedroom. Whether you’re looking to create a cozy ambience or want a striking, dramatic style, there are a huge range of headboards available that can bring that extra touch to your space.
The difference between freestanding bed headboards and wall mounted headboards?
Wall mounted headboards are drilled and fixed firmly to the wall, whereas freestanding headboards come without any screws, requiring no drill work and stand gracefully on their own accord.
It goes without saying that the size of your headboard should match the size of your bed. However, there are several other things to consider such as the size and layout of your room.
Measure your space and ensure the headboard won’t take up to much room. Take any windows into account so that you can make sure the headboard will fit perfectly without any obstructions.
The material of your headboard comes down to personal preference and what you will be using the bed for. If you spend a lot of your time sitting and lounging in bed an upholstered headboard with a padded back is ideal, it’s timeless and incredibly comfortable. We have a range of colors and materials to choose from, you can visit our website on www.heavenlybeds.co.uk for more info.
How to care for a headboard
While upholstered headboards are the most popular, many people worry about their cleanliness. Asking whether they are hard to clean or if they get dirty. The answer is the same as all other furniture, with regular cleaning it will look better for longer.
For simple spot cleaning, we recommend lukewarm water. And vacuum cleaners can also be used to keep upholstered headboards dust-free and fresh looking.