You and your family just moved into a new home. Perhaps you are just starting college. It does not matter where you move into everyone desires a bed to sleep in. It is one of the most essential pieces to any home decor.
However, you do not want to place a giant king size mattress into studio apartment do you? Knowing the size of your mattress helps make your new home, apartment, or place to rest your head complete. So hopefully this example list of all mattress sizes below will help you.
All mattress sizes may vary from product design and manufacturer. Starting off with the twin size bed, they are the smallest mattresses available, which as we know are best suited for a child or an adult.
There is an additional size for twin which is known as ‘Twin XL.’ The size of a Twin size mattresses are thirty-nine inches wide and seventy-nine inches long. Taller adults may feel much more comfortable sleeping in the Twin XL, which tends to be more popular in college dorm rooms. It’s relatively six inches long than the original twin being thirty-nine inches wide and eighty inches long.
The next mattress size is known as the Full or in some cases Double. They are relatively sixteen inches wider than a twin size mattress but still does not provide enough room for two people. It also may be too short those adults that are taller than five foot, five inches. Full Beds clock in at about fifty-four inches wide and seventy-four inches tall. This is the best size for growing children, with the added space in mind for adults to lie down while tucking their children in at night.
The Queen size mattress provides yet another increase in width. This is the first mattress that can comfort two sleepers. Queen size mattresses are the obvious most popular mattress size today. The current dimensions of this mattress is sixty inches wide and eighty inches long, the queen mattress is amazing choice for guest rooms or couples who tend to sleep close together.
The top mattress size is the King. King size beds are the best mattress for couples who want to maximize their sleeping space. King size mattress dimensions are seventy-six inches wide and eighty inches long. That’s the size of two Twin XL beds. This is a family bed too when it comes to sharing the bed with pets or children.
There is an even bigger size known as the California King Bed. It is alternatively four inches narrower but it is also four inches longer. The bed gives each sleeper an additional six inches of sleeping space than a Queen size bed. This is also the best adjustable mattress size as well. You can even order them to separate if need be into two Twin size beds. You can find these mattresses of course in family homes, large space to share with many.
So hopefully this list helped those understand the difference between all the mattress sizes. Twin and Double are mainly used for starter homes, apartments, or college dorm. Queen and King are meant for couples or large families. Check with the brands to make sure their sizes matches the approximate sizes listed above. Keep in mind the assembled weight and length as well to avoid having any issues assembling the bed.
When shopping for your for your mattress make sure it matches your needs specifically. Happy hunting for your specific mattress size! We sure do hope this list helps with your purchase!