Double wooden headboards remain a firm favourite for those who require a good quality and durable headboard for their bed. Suiting both modern and traditional bedroom designs wooden headboard come in a range of designs and types.
Durable and sturdy, a good quality 4'6" wooden divan headboard can be made from MDF, softer woods such as pine and solid wood. Alternative finishes for wooden headboards include gloss, lacquer and painted effects.
The Sweet Dreams Heston Dark 4' 6" Divan Headboard is a contemporary dark wooden and metal headboard available in four sizes: single, small double, double and king size. This headboard measures Width 135cm x Height 61cm and is also available in an oak effect model.
Soft woods are particularly malleable allowing more scope in manipulating the styles and designs in the headboard. A curved wooden headboard can offer a French-style chic, whereas a vertical slatted wooden headboard can promote a more contemporary look.
Just as important as choosing the right width of headboard to suit your double bed is its height. A higher headboard may look good but may not provide the right comfort levels when reading in bed, whereas a lower design may be perfect for a child’s bed.