The South's No1 Independent Supplier for Carpets and Beds

Bed Buying Guide


A bedroom is a place of sanctuary, it's where you go to relax and wind down at the end of the day and get a good night’s sleep. If your bed is uncomfortable this could affect your general mood and concentration in daily tasks, why risk this when The Bed Store has a large collection of different beds that suit your needs.

Find your perfect bed

Purchasing a new bed isn't a regular occurrence, it’s recommended that a mattress should be replaced every seven or eight years to keep your bed clean and supportive. A new bed is an investment that lasts nearly a decade, our experts understand that you want to make the right choice for you.

We have an extensive bed and mattress collection on offer, whether you’re looking for a divan set, adjustable bed, or traditional bedstead our experts are available to discuss your needs and requirements.

Our bed collection can be browsed online or in-store in Ferndown, Poole, Eastleigh and Fareham. If you need expert advice about which bed type will benefit you, or your family the most contact our team today for their expertise.


Bed FAQS


We can arrange to dispose of your old mattress or bed. But please be aware there is a charge associated to cover our labour and landfill.

We are unable to refund and return any mattress, pillow or frame once used. We cannot refund a To Order item as our suppliers will make to order.

Beds and frames are sold as self assembly unless otherwise stated. All items will come with fitting kits and instructions.
We do offer a chargeable assembly service. Please ask us for further details.

Please speak to a member of the team who can assist you and check our sizing options.

Again, this is dependent on how you choose to sleep – some couples have better quality sleep away from each other, especially if one of them is fairly restless during the night. Other couples prefer to cuddle up and sleep close to one another.

This is entirely down to personal preference, and should ultimately relate to the look and style of the room. Framed beds are considered more of a fashion statement but divans can provide helpful storage space.

Absolutely - a new bed can improve the quality of your sleep and prevent your body from suffering aches and pains.

There is no definitive guide to when you should consider changing your bed, but over time, your mattress will age and no longer support your body sufficiently. Ultimately this can lead to back pain and poor quality sleep.

Absolutely, they need their sleep just as much as you do! The last thing anyone would want for their child is a back pain from their bed, so making sure you have a supportive high-quality bed is important.

This depends on what you are specifically looking for. We have a wide range of high-quality affordable beds meaning you don’t have to break the bank for a comfortable night’s sleep.

This is dependent on two factors – the first is how big your room is, and the second is how much room you like to have when you sleep. You may even need to consider buying a bigger bed if your kids jump in at night!

We offer a wide range of hypo-allergenic mattresses to choose from, ensuring you can always sleep easy.

Absolutely, as part of our delivery service, we will be happy to move the bed to a room of your choice.

Depending on the single bed you choose, you can select which side you would like your drawers to be.

Get in touch

Interested in a new bed for your bedroom? Browse our range online or pop in-store! For more advice and information contact our team today - we’ll be more than happy to offer the advice you need.

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