Divan beds are a fantastic option if you’re looking to increase storage in your bedroom. Indeed, if you’re in the market for a divan bed then the chances are you’ve come across the term continental 2 plus 2 drawer divan. However, if you’ve never bought a divan bed then you may be bamboozled by this description. In this article we will explain what a Continental 2 plus 2 drawer divan is and why you might benefit from one. To view our full range of continental 2 plus 2 drawer divans, just click here.
A continental 2 plus 2 drawer divan is basically a boxed base with 4 drawers. However, the difference is that a continental divan bed has 2 full sized drawers and 2 mini drawers. It could be argued that the continental 2 plus 2 drawer divan is one of the most useful beds. This is because the two mini drawers, which are situated at the headend on either side, allow you to have bedside tables.
Both continental drawer divans and ottoman beds offer extra squirrelling space in your bedroom. The type of storage bed that is best for you will depend on your requirements. Essentially the difference between these two beds is the type of storage that the offer. A continental 2 plus 2 drawer divan comprises of 4 drawers with 2 smaller drawers positioned at the headend. This is as opposed to an Ottoman bed that has a lift up lid to reveal storage under the entirety of the bed.
Drawer divan beds are better for storing items that you want to have regular access to. This is because you can access the drawers without disturbing anyone who might be in bed. Furthermore, divan beds with drawers are the most economical storage solutions. However, if you want to maximise storage then an ottoman bed is your best solution as it utilises all the space under the bed.