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Ten Benefits to Buying a Platform Bed

Dave Castle

A platform bed frame is a bed that supports a mattress either with a solid piece of wood or a slat system. Platform Bed Frames have been around for a very long time, and they are becoming the frame of choice for many. There are many reasons for this trend to be taking hold. Below are ten good reasons why they are growing in popularity. 1) Versatility. Platform bed designs fit with any décor from traditional to contemporary to luxurious to ultra modern. You can easily mix and match dressers and side tables to work with platform bed designs.  ...

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Our Platform Bed Frames Don't Wobble and Here's Why

Lynda Leonard Cal King Platform Bed Customized Platform Bed Frame Hardwood Platform Bed King Platform Bed Made in the USA Maple Platform Bed Oak Platform Bed Queen Platform Bed

  Our Solid Wood Platform Bed Frames made by Nomad Furniture in Albuquerque, New Mexico are impeccably designed so that you received a frame that won’t wobble. What makes these frames so strong and durable? Shoulder Screw Construction They are constructed so that the crosspiece side rails that attach to the legs are snug and secure. This is done with internal hardware called shoulder screw connectors. Each crosspiece is fitted with an imbedded steel harness that aligns to fit over the shoulder screws on each leg. The rail is pushed down over the screws and tapped down gently with a...

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Shoulder Screws: What Holds Our Platform Bed Frames Together?

Lynda Leonard Cal King Platform Bed Customized Platform Bed Frame Hardwood Platform Bed King Platform Bed Made in the USA Maple Platform Bed Oak Platform Bed platform bed Queen Platform Bed solid wood platform beds

Many people ask how are Platforms Bed Frames are held together.  Are they bolted together or what?   There is NO external hardware on these Platform Bed Frames.  NO ugly bolts to affix the legs to the side rails.   The internal use of a shoulder screw harness shown here, slides over two steel screws on the leg. This affords the frame a snug and wobble free fit.  This  brilliant design, is amazingly strong.   This also makes the frame easy to assemble.  Full instructions are sent with each frame and there is a link available on Nomad Furniture's site.  ...

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Top 10 MUST HAVE Clean Green Products

Dave Castle

Ten Simple Ways to Clean Green  Make your own nontoxic cleaners, or find eco-friendly products from Green America's Green Business Network™ members.  There are many benefits to making your own green cleaners. You may already have most of the ingredients in your cupboards. You’ll save money by not buying an array of expensive products, each targeted to clean only one type of surface in your home. And, in most cases, green cleaners work just as well as their commercial counterparts.  Perhaps the most compelling reason to use green cleaners is to keep potent toxins out of your home. The US...

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Wool makes you hot, right?

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WRONG!    Wool has a built-in environment control. Wool is a natural insulator to keep you warm in winter and cool in the summer because it is naturally breathable.  Wool fiber helps keep your body at its optimal temperature.  When your body isn't fighting to  to get warm or cool, you sleep more restfully. Artificial fibers, and even down and cotton fibers do not breathe as well as wool, and are more apt to trap heat in your bed making you hot.  Wool buffers the extreme cold air  keeping your body in its comfort zone. And Wool is NATURAL. The  Wool fiber...

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