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Bed size is a crucial consideration when buying a bed. A bed is a major purchase and the right bed is conducive to good health and wellbeing. A bed can be the most comfortable one possible to the sleeper, but if the bed size is too small, a comfortable bed can become a very uncomfortable bed. Some considerations that should be made when considering the size of bed to buy are the sleeper's needs, the size of the people, the size of the room, and the budget available.

Generally people don't buy large enough beds or mattresses. 75% of all double beds are still the standard 4' 6"/135cm wide double - yet this is plainly not room enough for two adults to sleep comfortably together without disturbing each other. Even upgrading your bed to the next size, a 5' 0"/150cm king size, makes a considerable difference whilst taking up very little extra bedroom space.

More people now are opting for the super king size 6'0"/180cm bed. One previous obstacle to buying a super king size bed was the lack of availability of the bed linen. Fortunately that isn't a problem anymore and [email protected] stock a full range of sheets, duvet covers and bed linen to fit super king size.