When babies grow thy can no longer sleep in the crib and need a bigger place to sleep in. Toddler beds are the next stage in transition for the babies. Toddler beds for boys come in colorful designs featuring cartoons, superhero or comic characters. Besides these they come in unique shapes like that of a car, ship, spaceship etc. Traditional wood frame or white colored toddler beds are also preferred by many parents for their children. Comfort and safety must be the topmost priority when buying a toddler bed for boys.
Some toddler beds are portable while some others are convertible. Convertible beds can be converted into bigger beds so that the child can use it even after growing up. The mattress of the bed should also be purchased carefully.
Types of toddler beds
Wooden beds: Sleigh beds, Storage beds, shaped beds, convertible beds
Character beds or plastic beds: Car beds, Disney bed, superman bed etc.
Canopy bed: Different cartoon characters like Ben ten, Tom & Jerry
Portable Bed: Foam mattress
Cot: Lightweight, traditional bed
Buying a toddler bed for boys is a fun activity but requires lot precision and research. One should consider the following points when buying a toddler bed
- The bed should have a frame to fit the crib size mattress. There should be no gap between the mattress and the bed frame.
- The bed should be sturdy and tough. Children jump and play on the bed. Ensure that the bed is strong enough to bear all the mischief of the child on the bed.
- A toddler bed should have rails on the side attached to them. This can ensure safety and protection of the child.
- Pay attention to the edges, finish and hardware of the bed.