When it comes to buying the bunk bed to be used by your kids on a daily basis, here are some things you need to consider;
Size and Space available:
Obviously you will be putting the bunk bed by the wall inside one or more of your bedrooms and it is very likely that you might have a limited space thus it is better to take the measurements of the space in terms of length and height available inside your room as this prevents you with making a mistake in choosing the size of the bed. Secondly you need to see the age of the kids and consider the size from that perspective. If you want a bed that can be used by your kids even when they are 9-10 years old then keep their growing size in mind before getting one.
Consider the style of the bunk bed you need:
There are many bunk beds available in the market such as that of twin bed or queen bed or full bed size and it is a matter of priority that which kind of bed you want for your kids and what do you think about the type which make your kids the most comfortable in. Some bed types have extra storage spaces or can be used as sofas or desks as well and see if your kids would like them to do additional things with their bed space.
Consider the stairs and storage features:
If your kids are really small, you would like to get a look on the bunk bed with stairs so that they can safely move up and down and make sure that there are railings on the sides of the stairs or the top bunk to provide added security. Many bunk beds have stairs which can be used for storage purposes because of space on their back or bottom and it can help your kids to put small toys or books in them.
Do not forget the material:
Most of the bunk beds available in the market are either made of wood or metal. Wood is normally recommended because of a protective finish and smooth touch from which kids do not get hurt which is the case with a metal frame bunk bed. Wood also offers more choices in terms of finish surface and wood type.