Murphy Bed


 GENERAL

  • high-quality steel construction - Powder-Coated in scratch proof, black ridge finish.

  • The counterbalance extension springs are made of high tensile strength piano wire.

  • The number of springs may be increaed or decreased depending on the weight of the mattress and other bedding. Sufficient springs are provided to balance heavier mattresses.

  • The assembly may be attached to the floor or baseboard using our new Wall Mount Bracket - don’t cut into carpet, wood floor, or concrete!

  • The legs located at the foot of the bed extend and lock automatically when the bed is in use. The legs are automatically stored when the bed is raised. The legs feature rubber feet to protect the floor.

  • A nylon webbing strap holds the mattress in position at all times.

  • The Murphy Bed mechanism has a lifetime warranty 

MATTRESS FOUNDATION

Murphy Bed Foundation              Murphy Bed mattress

  • The mattress is supported by a three piece base using the construction materials and methods of a standard box spring mattress base.

  • The mattress foundation is attached to the side rails of the Murphy Bed through pre-positioned screw holes in the rails.

  • The mattress of choice - up to 12” thick - is then installed and held in place with the provided nylon webbing strap.

 

Foundation Chart


The user of MB-Murphy Bed mechanisms may wish to provide their own mattress foundation. All mattress companies offer this product for immediate delivery. Some users also may wish to create their own base using 1/2” or 3/4” plywood. A cut list for this option iss located with the cabinet cut list.

 

3 PIECE PLYWOOD MATTRESS FOUNDATION

1/2” OR 3/4” thick or Edgeband perimeter edges and prefinished or covered with fabric

 

 

MATTRESS INSTALLATION

Standard mattress sizes: 

  • SINGLE / TWIN:   39” x 75” 
  • FULL / DOUBLE     55” x 75”   
  • QUEEN:               60” x 80”


Mattress thicknesses vary from 6” to 15” thick
You may use a mattress with Murphy Bed equipped with MB-WMB, up to 12” thick, however you may need a deeper cabinet to accomodate this thickness. A 16” deep cabinet will accept up to a 10” thick mattress.

WALL MOUNT BRACKETS

Murphy Bed Wall Mount bracket is the adaptor that attaches the Murphy Bed mechanism to the baseboard. MB-WMB is slotted so the user has flexibility in the thickness of the mattress and the depth of the cabinet.