If you have overnight guests regularly, or if you have a small apartment or space that prevents you from having a traditional bed, you’ll want to consider a twin murphy bed. Most people consider a fold up bed, or wall bed as it is also known, because of a lack of space, or because they don’t want to devote an entire room for guests who may visit only a few nights a year. Did you know that the average American household has overnight visitors 11 days per year? That’s certainly a good reason to consider sleeping accommodations that can be placed out of the way during most of the year.
Modern twin murphy bed are available now in many style. Would you like to have your bed disappear as part of a wall of bookcases? Would you prefer that your bed hide behind a fold-up table or desk work area? Do you want it to look like a cabinet? You can even choose a special unit that hides behind a bar. Some twin murphy bed comes with built-in storage so you can store pillows and bedding away until needed.
You can choose a bed that folds down straight from the wall, or you can choose a horizontal orientation if your floor space is limited. The best part about today’s modern twin murphy bed is that unless you give it away, no one will know there’s a bed in the room. Prices for modern twin murphy bed will vary, from just a few hundred dollars for the twin murphy bed folding mechanism, to a complete bed system including cabinets and hardware at about $3000.