There’s a never-ending range of themes and styles for beds of every size and type in modern American Furniture. All you need to choose is a perfect bed for you, and then a compatible headboard that suits your bed and fits in your bedroom in such a way that it doesn’t look odd and matches your other furniture in the room, like dressing table, chairs, etc.
A headboard supports as well as beautifies your bed; whenever you make up your mind to purchase a headboard, check if it will fulfill both of these tasks for your bed. There is a diverse collection of headboards by themes and styles as well as functionality. For example, bookcase headboard and storage headboard are two different types and each one is designed to fulfill a unique purpose. On the other hand, unique headboards, sea-grass headboards, upholstered headboards all possess collection of different themes and styles.
Headboards are designed from different materials like wood, metal etc.
Wooden headboards are manufactured from two types of wood.
- Hard wood
- Soft wood
Metal headboards are manufactured from:
- Stainless steel
Upholstered headboards are a type of headboards which have a soft back, coated with a fabric or leather to support your back while sitting in your bed. If you are sitting in your bed, watching TV or reading a book, you don’t need any pillows or cushions to support your back if you have an upholstered headboard.
Unique headboards are very common these days due to their flexibility in designs and themes. You can almost find any type of style and theme under category, like sea-grass headboards, wooden headboards, and fabricated headboards. Even if you have a theme in your mind, and you can’t find it in the market, you can easily design a headboard by yourself.
Headboards can be build out of the wasted old stuff in your attic. There are thousands of ideas to build a headboard by yourself. Some of which are:
- Recovered wood (from old manufactures)
- Flooring wood (left overs)
- Old and antique doors
- Bamboo headboards
Furniture and fine-arts have combined and experimented a lot of things which have created a lot of new ideas to apply in the furniture industry. If you don’t know much about furniture and art, you can check them out online and try yourself to build a headboard of your own. It will cost you nothing and you’ll also get rid of your old stuff too.