Japanese style low wooden Kobe bed in sanded pine

About Pine: Solid pine will, like many other timbers, vary in grain and colour from piece to piece. This gives the furniture a uniqueness that sets it aside from furniture made from synthetic veneers, and painted surfaces. Over a period of time, depending upon the intensity of daylight available, the […]

The Oregon platform bed - low wooden loft bed

Looking for a modern platform bed? At Natural Bed Company we offer a range of minimalist, modern platform beds in solid timber. These beds can form the basis for a variety of modern schemes. Here we’ll take you through the collection and suggest the looks that work well with them: […]

A modern solid wooden bed - the Malabar in Oak and shown with Oak Bedside Cube table

What changes can be made to a Natural Bed Company bed or futon mattress? Are you looking for a bespoke bed? As all our solid wooden beds are made to order we can be more accommodating than most companies when our customers require alterations to be made to the design […]

About the benefits of a solid wood bed

The answer is that a well made, solid wooden bed can last a life time as long as you look after it! So how should I care for my wooden bed? Firstly – please don’t drag it about from the corners, that may weaken the corner joints – get some […]

Solid ash wood beds - Kulu low platform bed

You may have seen in the news recently that scientists have mapped the genome of the UK ash tree in an effort to combat the spread of ash die-back. As this issue is back in the spotlight, now would seem a good time to take a look at where the […]

Rustic look Maple wooden Tibet bed with Zebrano stripe to the headboard

At Natural Bed Company our enthusiasm for the natural beauty and subtlty of solid timber inspires our taste for rustic style interior design. Solid wood is a key feature for this style: be inspired by nature and select from its colour palette.  Soft greens, warm greys, and every shade of […]

A one-off Exotic hardwood version of our wooden low Sahara bed

Earlier this year we did a bit of spring-cleaning at the Natural Bed Company warehouse and discovered a quantity of exotic timber we thought had been used (Ok, we forgot it was there!). From this we made five one-off wooden bed bases in the Sonora, Kyoto, Nevada and Sahara designs. […]

a view of the headboard reverse of our hand crafted Hoxton bed with chevron pattern headboard

Why it’s important to us that our beds are made in the UK. We have been making solid timber beds, bedside tables, futon mattresses and sofa beds at our Sheffield workshops for decades now. Our company started in 1974 and we have invested in keeping local skills alive ever since. We […]

The Oregon platform bed - low wooden loft bed

Renovating a loft space to add an extra bedroom is a great idea. It can certainly add value to your home, whilst also make the most out of the space you have available. However, some loft spaces can be tricky to work with! That’s why we thought we’d run through […]

cherry 4 poster with ethnicraft storage

Our four-posted beds are ever-increasing in their popularity. As our Twitter and Facebook followers will know, the Orchid is our most recent ‘bed of the month’. In honour of this, we thought we’d do a spotlight on our four-poster designs. Read on to find your favourite! Contemporary vs. Cosy In […]