Add a contemporary touch to your bedroom using this Bronx king-size bed. Featuring a minimalist metal construction, the adjustable deck makes a box spring optional, allowing you to choose the aesthetic that best suits your room and style....more
We to were a little concerned about the bed because of the price. We figured it had to be a cheap bed and not very sturdy. We were wrong, the bed is wonderful. Very sturdy if you are a couple that puts the bed to good use, besides just sleeping. The shipment came in two parts, and UPS screwed up big time, then when we unwrapped the frame it had a big dent in both the headboard and footbord, but overstock immediately processed an order for a new one. We didn't even have to ship the damaged items back, just discard them. So the customer service is wonderful and bed is Wonderful. We will shop with overstock as often as we can.
Did the color match the color displayed onsite? Yes
How is the quality of the product? Perfect
Did the description onsite accurately describe the product? Yes
I've been wanting to upgrade to a King size bed for a while but couldn't find the right bed to match my contemporary dark brown/wenge set. The Bronx bed is perfect. I was concerned about the "champagne" color in the description. The actual color is more like a brushed silver/pewter, which blends perfectly with the brushed silver hardware on my night stand and dressers. The frame is powder coated metal but very solid. The platform decking is also metal, not pine slats like my old bed. Definitely a heavy weight bed (packaged weight about 120 lbs). In short, a handsome bed at a great price...love it!
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? "Champagne" description not accurate. More like photo...silver/pewter
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Frame and platform decking is very solid
How accurate was the on site description of the product? Excellent
This is a pretty sturdy bed. But buys should beware of a few things:
1) The metal for the headboard and footboard is VERY thing for something like a bed. Mine came with several dents. The way it's packaged, I can't imagine many people would get it WITHOUT dents. Tightening down the screws even 'pretty' tight results in the metal bending.
2) As other have noted, the bed needs one more slat at the foot of the bed, and really one more at the head of the bed.
3) The bed could also use one or two more center supports. I think it'll be OK, but instead of the two legs in the center, they should have done three.
4) the metal scratches very easily. Mine also came with several scratches. I'll live with them, but it's frustrating.
But all in all, I think once it's all together, it feels very sturdy, and doesn't seem like it's going to make noise. It feels very strong. Others have noticed the cheap welds, and this is true, I hope they hold up over time.
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Close. Actual product feels lighter. It's definitely 'steel gray' in color.
Please tell us about the quality of the product. The metal on the headboard and footboard is very thin and easily dents. Mine came with several dents. It seems nearly impossible the way they packaged it that it would come undamaged.
How accurate was the on site description of the product? Fine
The quality of the product must be poor due the simple fact it cannot survive the shipping process. The first unit I received was severely damaged. After receiving the wrong bed as a replacement, 18 days later I finally got the right one from FedEx; however, the headboard was slightly damaged due to shipping. Since I did not want another headboard that I have to dispose of or wait another 7-10 working days, I reluctantly accepted the damage. I normally would want something brand new without any damage, but who has the time to deal with a company a third time to try and receive a product that will more likely than not, be damaged upon arrival.
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? excellent
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Poor
How accurate was the on site description of the product? very accurate
Would you recommend this to a friend? No
from Winston Salem, North Carolina,
Sep 6, 2011
This is a sturdy bed. We were looking for a platform bed that sits high enough so that our dog can sleep underneath. This was perfect. I put 3/4 of the bed to together all by myself, and when my husband got home, he helped with the last page of directions. It is in perfect condition, and seems very well built. Our futon mattress sits very snug between the headboard and footboard, which makes changing the sheets a little challenging. Also (this is going to be hard to explain!), but, you need an extra long flat sheet, because the part that goes under the mattress at the footboard needs to go about 5 -6 inches *under* the mattress to catch a piece of metal to keep it from just hanging there. That is because we don't have a box spring, so there is nothing to keep the flat sheet from being tucked under. We didnt need to buy extra long sheets because of this, we just pull them down a little more (from the headboard) than we would normally do. We love the new bed, and are very happy with the purchase.
Owe started with a queen years ago. It served us well for 6 years until we upgraded to a king.
We looked and shopped for something cooler, something a little luxurious , BUT knowing the massive amount we were going to be dropping on a mattress & sheets, duvets, pillows...blah blah, (well over 4k!)
I being the more frugal suggested this same frame.
My wife read ally agreed, and we had #2 in no time.
Six months later, we ended up buying the same mattress/ frame again when we split.
Pros: sturdy welds and construction. Quick assembly. Comes with enough slats, so you don't need "Jonny Boards" for supporting a mattress- box spring.
Con: will loosen up (over time) with frequent repetitive force applied in a given direction. (Did I say over tine? )
The2nd one arrived with a little ding in the front top edge.
It was not not enough of a worry to return/exchange.
All in all, we have bought three of these in 7 years.
They hold up well, disassemble quickly.
Caveat: make sure to tighten things when the start toy get "squeaky"!!! Lol
We have not had any issues with this bed. I was able to put it together without the help of my husband. I had read it could be used without a box spring, but for us that would have been too low. It is sturdy.
We received our bed about 2 weeks ago and couldn't be happier. I was skeptical of ordering a bed online, especially a metal frame that I couldn't touch and see in person. It shipped within about 10 days of ordering in 2 large (heavy!) boxes, perfectly undamaged. A minor annoyance: some of the small washers were loose in the box, so the search and rescue recovery mission of these in corners underneath cardboard flaps was a bit of a setback. My husband set it up by himself in about an hour (trust me; it's faster this way). No extra tools or swearing required. We made an executive decision to leave off the small black discs intended for the bottom of the posts because the tough plastic would scratch the floor; they seemed to be for vanity and not really for function (unless we're wrong but haven't noticed anything funky in 2 weeks so … fingers crossed!) The bed is very sturdy and does not wobble a bit, which was a concern. We have hardwood floors so we're wary of weight distribution on the floor boards (1930's cedar) and feel very comfortable with its durability and sturdiness. Our mattress was also new and I liked that the bed has adjustable settings to be either 7.5" or 11.5" off the ground. We chose the higher setting since our dog loves to hide under there. We switched our box spring to be 2" low-profile and the whole family is happy. I understand the comments about needing to rig an extra slat to get a "tight tuck" at the end of the bed; but luckily I loathe tucked in topped sheets and blankets so it's not a big deal to us at all. Get the bed! It's a good buy and you'll be so happy you did.
If you looking for a modern, heavy weight metal bed - this would be a great choice.
Assembly. Will take 4 hands, use a racket (will make assembly faster) and be sure to lay everything out - there are alot of parts.
Shipment. The bed will arrive in 2 boxes each about 65 pounds. Mine arrived with several dents on the headboard and some paint scratches. As mentioned by many the lack of padding within the box is more than likely the reason. * Customer Care was faster than a speeding bullet taking care of these issues (excellent service).
This bed ships in two boxes. Can you tell me the maximum weight of each box?clydeliz on May 31, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hi clydeliz, after reviewing with our support staff we found that 1 box is 83" x 30" x 4" at 70 lbs and box 2 is 4" x 9" x 86" at 60 lbs. I hope this helps, thanks for shopping with us.overstockcustomercare1 on Jun 11, 2014
I already have this bed but need assembly instructions( I lost mine after assembly). How can I get these?drspike on Feb 15, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you for your inquiry; you will be contacted by Customer Care. Have a great day.overstockcustomercare1 on Feb 28, 2014
I bought this bed a couple of years ago and have taken it down. Planning on reassembling but lost assembly instructions. Is there a link to find instructions?drspike on Feb 15, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello drspike, thank you for your inquiry! You will be contacted by customer care. overstockcustomercare1 on Mar 3, 2014
In the product description it notes you can use this bed with a mattress only at 11.5" ... is there enough support in the decking/frame for that or does there need to be additional support created or bought? In other words, is this a true platform bed?kwentzel on Jan 12, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
we are using it with a 14" mattress and do not use (nor need) any other support.socalgerman1 on Jan 14, 2014
Upon putting the bed frame together, you will have to decide if you want to build it to accommodate box springs or not. If you build it to just accommodate a mattress, then it's a platform bed. I built mine to accommodate both a pillow top mattress and box springs and it works great! The height is really great for engaging in other activities besides sleeping! ;-)wellbredtexan on Jan 29, 2014
I got two really thin pieces of plywood, duct taped them together and covered them with a fitted sheet to keep them from snaging my matress and just use a high quality matress (no box spring) the plywood keeps the matress from pushing into the support bars so when i flip it, the other side is smooth as new. i used the higher platform setting so i could get tons of storage underneath.2216 on Feb 14, 2014
The platform is adjustable to use with or without box springs, and the platform is all steel, bolts to the frame, and is very solid.patty8033 on Feb 25, 2014
Hello nms73, thank you for your interest in the Bronx King-size Bed. Unfortunately, the Cal-King is not available. We apologize for the inconvenience. Thank you for shopping with us and have a great day!
overstockcustomercare1 on Aug 28, 2013
Can I put a Latex mattress on it or do I have to buy a Bunkie Board or any other equipment?gili1234 on Dec 15, 2012Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
I have a memory foam mattress on ours, no box spring needed, it comes with slats.wzzz on Jul 1, 2013
I just received this bed and I cannot put the siderails attached to the headboard and the foot board. It says to use this number 5 flat adjustable screw with a locking nugget but once the nugget locks, I cant get the bold through the rail to the headboard. Also, I received 4 of these nukmber 5 flat screws. But if you count 4 on each rail and 2 rails I would need 8. Someone please help me with this, I am tired of sleeping on the floor.bamartin on Dec 5, 2012Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
I apologize that your bed arrived missing some screws. You will be contacted by Customer Care shortly.overstockcustomercare1 on Dec 6, 2012
Some one asked this question already but did not get a clear answer, can this bed frame work with an adjustable bed, e.g. Legged and platt Style, the adjust bed company claims the bases fit inside most standard king frames?michelleavery on Oct 14, 2012Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
This is a standard king size frame. If the adjustable bed fits the dimensions, it should work without issue.overstockcustomercare1 on Oct 15, 2012
Is it possible to have both box springs & mattress on Deck that is adjusted to 11.5 inches from floor??????iggymommy on Oct 8, 2012Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Deck can be adjusted to 11.5 inches from floor to accommodate mattress only.overstockcustomercare1 on Oct 11, 2012
do you make end tables or bed side tables that are compatible with this finish? if not, how do I search for this finish?phoebe01 on Oct 8, 2012Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Overstock.com has a large variety of night stands that will pair nicely with this style of bed. You can type the phrase "night stand" into the search bar to see all of the options that are available for purchase on Overstock.com.overstockcustomercare1 on Oct 11, 2012
can this bed be used with a adjusstable base?
how do side rails connect to head/foot board?khhu on Aug 31, 2012Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
The deck can adjust to 7.5 inches from the floor to accommodate both a mattress and box spring. Also, the deck can adjust to 11.5 inches from the floor to accommodate only a mattress. Your second question has been sent for review and a answer will be provided shortly.overstockcustomercare1 on Sep 2, 2012
Can I fit a California King Mattress on this bed? The dimensions are 72" wide x 84" long.samsarala on Aug 19, 2012Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
does thw head board come as one piece/ the last bed i bought one 2 years ago and the head board is 2 pieces and skueeks bad is this a thicker metal that wont do this on Apr 4, 2012Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
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