An Extra Bed

Polson, Mary Ellen
September 2006
Old-House Interiors;Sep2006, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p42
The article offers information on the evolution of the bed. The trundle bed is a low bed that can be put underneath an ordinary-sized bed. Present-day trundle beds are comfortable as extra beds in the room of a child or adolescent. The daybed is the basis of the couch and the chaise lounge. The Murphy Bed, invented by William L. Murphy, is a classic. The sofa bed is designed for its multipurpose use. INSET: A BETTER SOFA BED.


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