Important Warning About Bunk Beds & Loft Beds

Please read this important safety information if you
are considering the purchase of a bunk or loft bed.

Regardless of manufacturer, please check the
details of that manufacturer's weight limits!


IMPORTANT WARNING ABOUT BUNK BEDS & LOFT BEDS.
PLEASE READ THIS IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION IF YOU ARE CONSIDERING THE PURCHASE OF A BUNK OR LOFT BED TO HELP PREVENT SERIOUS OR FATAL INJURIES FROM ENTRAPMENT OR FALLS:

  • Never allow a child under 6 years old on the upper Bunk.
  • Use only a mattress which is 74" -75" long and 37-1/2" - 38-1/2" wide on the upper bunk.
  • Ensure thickness of mattress and foundation combined does not exceed 8" and surface of mattress is at least 5" below upper edge of guardrails.
  • Always use guardrails on both long sides of the upper bunk.
  • If bunk bed will be placed next to a wall, the guardrail that runs the full length of the bed should be placed against the wall to prevent entrapment between the bed and the wall.
  • Prohibit horseplay on or under bed(s) and prohibit jumping on the bed.
  • Prohibit more than one person on upper bunk.
  • Use ladder for entering and leaving upper bunk.
  • Maximum total weight is not to exceed the manufacturer's recommendation, which varies from 170lbs to 300lbs. on the upper bunk.
  • Periodically check and ensure that the guardrail, ladder, and other components are in their proper position, free from damage, and that all connectors are tight.
  • Do not use substitute parts. Replacement parts, including additional guardrails, may be obtained from our customer service department.
  • Use of water or sleep flotation mattresses is prohibited.
  • Use of a night light may provide added safety precaution for a child using the upper bunk.
  • STRANGULATION HAZARD - Never attach or hang items to any part of the bunk bed that are not designed for use with the bed, for example, but not limited to, hooks, belts and jump ropes.