An air bed is a bed that can be easily carried anywhere in a small bag and can be converted into a temporary bed whenever desired. Air bed is usually made of velvet fabric and rexin material that can be easily folded and inflated into a bed when needed using an electric motor. Air bed is now used in many hospitals and are known as medical air bed.
What to look for before buying an air bed?
There are some important things to consider before buying an air bed such as:
Dura Beam: The Dura Beam fabric technology prevents the bed from rising and falling when you sit and lie on the air bed. Therefore, air beds that have Dura Beam can be purchased.
Weight Capacity: Not all air bed has the same weight bearing capacity. All air beds vary in capacity depending on their construction. So, definitely buy air bed by looking at the weight bearing capacity as per the requirement.
Leak: Also, the air bed should be checked for leaks. Because air bed is inflated by air. If there is even a tiny leak, air will escape. And check that all air beds now come with external electric pump machine.
Why use air beds?
Air beds are relatively comfortable as they contain air inside.
If sleeping on a hard bed is difficult then an air bed can be used. Air bed is very light so it can be set anywhere. Again, air bed can be taken along on any tour or forest camping. Air bed is also suitable for bedridden patients who have difficulty getting in and out of bed. However, many people use air bed due to lack of space.
What size air bed is available in Bangladesh?
Different sizes of air beds are available in Bangladesh. Currently two sizes of air beds are more popular.
Single Air Bed: Single air bed is usually suitable for one person. Beds of this size are up to 6.25 x 3.25 feet. And single beds can take up to 140kg.
Double Air Bed: Double air bed is suitable for two people. These beds range in size from 4.25 x 6.25 feet to 6 x 6.65 feet. Double bed can take weight from 270 Kg to 280 Kg.
Air beds of different sizes are also available in Bangladesh. Again, there are many air beds that can be folded up and used as sofa. But they are known as air sofa.
What is the price of air bed in Bangladesh?
Air bed in Bangladesh is priced based on the size of the air bed and the accompanying electric motor. Currently, the price of air bed in Bangladesh is between Tk 2,000 to Tk 3,000 which is a single air bed. Again, double air beds are available between Tk 3,500 to Tk 6,000.