The Versatile Murphy Bed

A retro and charming piece of furniture is making a big comeback.  The versatile Murphy bed, which can be flipped up inside a closet or cabinet, when not is use, provides alternatives to city dwellings or the trending “tiny homes”. Once a favorite prop of comedians in the early 20th century silent film era.  Many [...]

By | 2018-04-30T15:34:28+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Creative, Design|Comments Off on The Versatile Murphy Bed

Make The Most of Your Tiny Condo!

Researcher constructs 230-square-foot home in lab to show future of living (from http://www.metronews.ca) Tim Antoniuk’s prototype tiny condo re-defines what most would consider a ‘cozy' living room. The University of Alberta industrial design researcher has built a 230-square-foot living space in his university lab--including a kitchen, bathroom, sitting area and a fold-down bed--as part of a [...]

By | 2018-03-29T16:04:33+00:00 March 31st, 2017|Creative|0 Comments

The History of the Murphy Wallbed

Since the late 1800s, Wallbeds have had a place in the homes of those looking for more space without sacrificing their sleeping quarters. Joseph Caputo, who writes for Smithsonian Magazine online,  has backtracked the history of the Wallbed: Inventor William Lawrence Murphy (1856-1957) began tinkering with hideaway beds while living in a one-room apartment in [...]

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Maximize Livable Space with a Murphy Wall Bed

Murphy Wall Beds are available in a variety of styles and finishes, and are a great choice for lofts, studios, or other living arrangements where space is limited. Murphy Wall Beds tuck away neatly when they are not in use so that you can make the most of any area in your home. Investing in [...]

By | 2018-03-29T16:04:33+00:00 February 25th, 2017|Creative|0 Comments

Murphy Beds for Empty Nesters

When your children have grown up and moved out you may be left with an empty house in more ways than one. Once filled-to-the-brim bedrooms lay bare. Stuffed-full closets are now vacant. Re-inventing your children’s bedrooms can give you purpose and inspire your creative side. There are many options when it comes to transforming spare [...]

By | 2018-03-29T16:04:33+00:00 September 30th, 2016|Creative|0 Comments

Have questions about installing a Murphy Bed? Watch this 5 minute video based on our instruction manual!