This is a great find on Overstock.com. I'm redoing my bedroom and didn't want to spend a fortune on a new bed, but definitely wanted something simple and really nice. I feel like I hit the jackpot. This bed looks so much more expensive than it is. It sits very low to the ground and has a very cool zen vibe about it. The wood is a dark, rich, beautiful color and is shockingly sturdy. I couldn't believe that something that came to me in 3 boxes is as rock solid as it is. As a moderately handy girl, I was able to put this bed together in about an hour. People that really know what they're doing will probably have it together in about half that time. I did buy a bunky board to support my mattress. The planks are very sturdy and solid, but I personally just wanted the extra support for my bed. The only downside is that the top piece of the footboard was broken off from the main piece when I opened the box. It's the same complaint that a lot of other people have mentioned in their reviews, so it must be a problem in the original packing. In the meantime, I've attached it to the bed as-is, but customer support was on top of the situation immediately and are sending me a replacement footboard that will take about 5 minutes to swap out. No biggie. LOVE my bed and have been incredibly impressed with Overstock's customer service department.
Did the color match the color displayed onsite? Perfectly
How is the quality of the product? Extremely high quality
Did the description onsite accurately describe the product? Yes
I bought this bed, nightstands and dresser. Overall it is a great set and it looks much better than it does in the picture. The bed was easy to assemble, the only problem is that the bed needs a lower mattress because the headboard is not very high. With a mattress more than 8 inches there is really not much of the headboard that you can see. Otherwise it is a comfortable and stylish looking bed, especially if you prefer low beds.
The dresser and nightstand also look great, but are a pain to put together and the instructions are really bad. I made a mistake putting a nightstand together but once I got the hang of it, the other one and the dresser were not a problem even thought the dresser required a lot of energy to assemble. After all the work, it looks like a great set and I'm very pleased with it. Also, the delivery was quick and efficient.
My husband and I had been searching for the perfect platform bed for a long time. Everything we found was either too expensive, not the right color, too boring, to embellished, etc. This bed was the perfect balance for us - a nice dark color (but not black or espresso), simple & clean lines (but not boring), and a great price. We also wanted a bed where the mattress sat "in" the frame as opposed to just "on" the frame. Our only negative comment - the assembly was a little difficult as the instructions were vague and there were no pre-drilled holes for the slats that go under the mattress. We had to measure and mark them all out, and it would have been impossible to screw them in without a drill.
Did the color match the color displayed onsite? Yes
How is the quality of the product? Good quality, especially for the price
Did the description onsite accurately describe the product? Yes
Love the bed frame. Easy to assemble. Looks great. Feels sturdy. However the wood trim on the top foot of the board was separated (on the end) from the main plank of wood when I opened it. I had a friend fix it for me instead of dealing with the hassel of sending it back... I knocked off a star on the review because of this defect...
This bed is just what we were looking for. We use it as a platform bed (no box spring). With our new mattress (14 inches high), the bed is a perfect height and very comfortable. Overstock provided excellent and fast service - we couldn't be more satisfied.
The headboard was bend. very poor quality control at the manufacturing process. I had to order new headboard.
Also the product was very bad value for money compare to what I could have bought from other places.
Love the color and the style. Just wish that the wooden slats are of better quality or comes with a base board. The wooden slats have to be screwed in one by one and that took a bit of time. Overstock has a good customer service and helped me fix my problem quickly. Overall, i'm happy with the purchase and will certainly buy from Overstock again.
This bed was great! I was worried after reading the other reviews that it would be delivered damaged and would be missing things . All was there undamaged and my husband was able to assemble it alone and without any problems. It is sturdy and solid. He didn't say anything about the predrilled holes so everything must have been fine also. I would recommend this bed to anyone. The delivery was very fast also.
I love this bed! I'm very happy with it. In fact, I'm almost angry at how awesome it is. I ordered this for a new memory foam mattress that I purchased. However, the bed came in before the mattress and we had to use our old mattress on it. I don't know how, but it made the old mattress more comfortable! Anyways, my boyfriend put this together in about an hour and he hand screwed all the slats in. The directions were good and easy to follow. It looks really good in my room. The low height of it definitely makes the room feel more open. It is also very sturdy! I jumped onto the bed and it didn't make a single noise. My pillows hide the headboard, but that's okay! If you have an 8" mattress, you will be able to see the headboard fine. It is really low to the ground so be prepared.
After purchasing the bed, would it be possible to insert a different headboard? Or would the bed have to use the same headboard as shown in the picture above?hopeelizabeth on Nov 27, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you hopeelizabeth for the opportunity to help you with the Alsa Queen Platform Bed. This is a bed that needs to used as a complete bed because of the design of it. You can change it but you run the risk of things not lining up correct or matching. Thank you for shopping with us.overstockcustomercare1 on Nov 29, 2013
What is the measurement from the slats (that the mattress sits on) to the top of the 28'' headboard? I have an 8'' mattress and I'm trying to figure out how far up it would come up the headboard.lidiajacy on Nov 17, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello lidiajacy, On the Alsa Queen Platform Bed the measurement from the slats (that the mattress sits on) to the top of the 28 inches headboard is approx 15 inches. Please feel free to contact us again with any further questions. Thank you for shopping with us!
overstockcustomercare1 on Nov 26, 2013
I have an inner spring mattress, will I need to get a board to put on top of the slats?alicekkk on Oct 18, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
I understand this item comes in 6 boxes. How large are the boxes and can it be transported home in a car?robinmcguire on Oct 4, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
some of the boxes are 6 feet long. Some weigh over 50 #kevinbirdieman on Oct 6, 2013
How would we go about returning such a large item to ship? Will we be charged to ship the return?lesleycm on Sep 24, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you for contacting us lesleycm. I attached below our return policy. Please let us know if you have any further questions.
https://help.overstock.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/1overstockcustomercare1 on Sep 29, 2013
I am returning this product. The bed costs $67 to return. The bed sits super low to the ground.kevinbirdieman on Oct 6, 2013
Hi, Do you know of any bed risers that would work well with this? I love this bed but would need some space for underbed storage. Most of the underbed storage options I find are 6veggielibra on Sep 22, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you for inquiring about the Alsa Queen Platform Bed. Unfortunately we do not have what you are looking for. Thank you for shopping with us.
overstockcustomercare1 on Sep 27, 2013
I asked how long is the warranty and you answered I can buy the extended warranty. I already know that. How long is the original warranty, certainly the bed is not "as is"?mybedquestiononly2777 on Aug 24, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you for shopping with us mybedquestiononly2777. It comes with a 30 day distributor warranty. Have a great day.overstockcustomercare1 on Aug 26, 2013
Can this bed be used with a memory foam mattress? Can you recommend a mattress to purchase with this frame? Thanksmmmpez on Aug 21, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you for shopping with us mmmpez. Yes it can use a memory foam mattress. I will leave you with a link for our memory foam. I have a memory foam topper and it has changed how I sleep. Have a great day.
http://www.overstock.com/Bedding-Bath/Memory-Foam-Mattresses/4512/cat.html?keywords=memory%20foam%20mattresses&searchtype=Headeroverstockcustomercare1 on Aug 26, 2013
I got the select a firmness comfort dream 11in with mine and it's a snug fit but it does fit.safetyjay on Sep 3, 2013
Thank you for contacting us mybedquestiononly2777. You can purchase the 5 years accidental damage plan warranty at additional cost when you checkout.
Please let us know if you have any further questions.overstockcustomercare1 on Aug 24, 2013
Thank you for shopping with us katherinehiggins. This product has not been weight tested in order to keep the cost low for you. This will hold a mattress and two adults. Have a great day.overstockcustomercare1 on Aug 19, 2013
What is the height of the bed including the headboard? How thick is the headboard?Thanks!airmilt on Jul 30, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you for shopping with us airmilt. The bed is 28 inches high measured at the top of the headboard. It is 2 inches thick approximately. Have a great day.overstockcustomercare1 on Aug 8, 2013
Hi do the slats have mid beam support similar to the Scandinavian queen size platform bed which has 3 columns in the centre of the bedqwertyq on Jun 23, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hi qwertyq. this item has center support and comes with 12 slats but does not have the 3 columns in the center. Thanks for shopping with us. overstockcustomercare1 on Jun 24, 2013
Can you recommend a different nightstand or side table to go with this that isn't the Alsa line? We need one a little taller, Thank you!michhonea on Jun 19, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello michhonea, I would recommend the Vilas 1-drawer Nightstand Item #: 12704068. It has a similar finish and would coordinate well with this bed. It is also 24 inches in height. I hope this helps. Thank you for shopping with us. overstockcustomercare1 on Jun 20, 2013
How far does the headboard extend past the side rails? I would like to buy two nightstands but they will have to tuck in right against the side rail like the picture shows. The listing says the bed is 66" wide but that must be including the full width of the headboard.michhonea on Jun 11, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
The headboard and outer rails are flush... The bed is 66" wide everywhere, the headboard is NOT wider than the outsides of the rails. A queen mattress is 60", so the rails take up an additional 3 inches on each side.tunacrab on Jun 12, 2013
Do the nightstands come flush with the side rails and against the side of the headboard? In the picture it looks almost like they are in front of the headboard.michhonea on Jun 12, 2013
I didn't get the nightstand... but it is not in front of the head board, it's just the angle of the picture. Again, I assure you the edge of the bed/rails/headboard is a flush, flat plane.tunacrab on Jun 12, 2013
Hi brandelion, yes the assembly and disassembly is very easy for this bed. Thanks for your interest, hope this helps!overstockcustomercare1 on Jun 3, 2013
Not if you screw in the slats to the frame, which I did. You'd need a drill and some time to take it apart. However, it was extremely easy to put together.ncherani on Jun 8, 2013
How far apart are the slats from each other? (Gaps between the slats).
Thank youvita108 on May 31, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hi vita108, unfortunately I was unable to confirm with the manufacturer how far apart the slats are. However I do know they are something you install, which means you can space them how you feel they will support your mattress best. Thanks for your interest, hope this helps! overstockcustomercare1 on Jun 3, 2013
What is the clearance from floor to bottom of frame? Thank you!eh1806 on May 20, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hi eh1806, we were able to confirm this information with our support team. The height from floor to bottom base is 85mm (3.3 inches). Thanks for shopping with us. overstockcustomercare1 on May 21, 2013
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