Best Metal Bed Frames

Best Metal Bed Frames As Listed For 2018.

We have done the research and to each Metal Bed Frame we are adding specific technical data, pros & cons, user experience etc. Based on our constant research we decided to save your time and here we are coming with the List of Best Metal Bed Frames

Generally, the metal bed frame is box spring replacement.

First thing to consider when you go to buy a bed is the room where you want to have the bed.
Pick up the right size and make sure that the bed can be accommodated in the room easily.

These guys below probably did the math with tight results. But hey – It fits 🙂

twin metal bed frame                          Toa Heftiba


If you have big enough room, than it depends merely on you personal preferences.

Each manufacturer has a slightly different dimensions. Therefore it is  always recommended to check the dimensions of your bed frame. It might happen that the Queen size mattress does not perfectly fit onto the queen size frame.

If you want to check the difference lets say, between King Size Metal Bed Frame and California King Size, go to this link here to have a graphic overview.

The combination of right frame and mattress will do the perfectly the job. There is really No need for traditional box spring.

Below you can go thru the most favorite products available on Amazon and pick up the one, you like the most.

If you are not sure, We recommend to use the process of elimination.


Some general tips for assembling the metal frame:

There are certain “rules” you want to obey, in order to maximize the comfort of you sleep.

  1. If you have a hard floor, then make sure that metal legs of your frame are equipped with some kind of rubber pads. Otherwise you better insert the rubber discs between the legs and the floor.
  2. Put all screws in, but do not tighten them completely until all screws are in place. You want tighten them diagonally applying equal pressure.
    In another words you do not want to create a tension by over tighten the screw on one side of the frame whereas you have not put the bolt in on the other side of frame.
  3. By tightening them diagonally you eliminate the possible squeaking and other undesirable noise during the night.
  4. Also, please Do check the minimum slat spacing requirement for their mattresses before the purchase of a bed.
  5. It is always better to have somebody to help you while assembling the bed – at least holding the long bars and stabilize it.


List of Best Metal Bed Frames

1) Lafayette Metal Bed Frame from DHP
2) Zinus Modern Studio 10 Inch Platfom 2000H Metal Bed Frame
3) Zinus 14 Inch Platform Metal Bed Frame with Upholstered Headboard
4) Best Price Mattress Model E Heavy DUTY
5) Homegear Platform Metal Bed Frame
6) Best Price Mattress New Innovated Box Spring Metal Bed Frame
7) PrimaSleep 18 Inch Tall Metal Bed Frame with Round Edge Steel Slat
8) Zinus 14 Inch SmartBase Mattress Foundation
9)Zinus 16 Inch Platform Bed
10)Zinus 4 Inch Low Profile Frame
11)Olee Sleep 18 Inch Tall T-3000 Heavy Duty Steel Slat
12)Best Price Mattress – 12″ Metal Platform Bed Frame
13)Zinus Modern Studio 14 Inch Platform 1500H Metal Bed Frame
14)Classic Brands Hercules Heavy
15)Zinus Modern Studio 10 Inch Platforma Low Profile Bed Frame



1) Lafayette Metal Bed Frame from DHP


If you looking for a bed where a cool modern design and trends do not matter that much, you want to check the Lafayette Metal Bed.
This classy looking bed frame can bring a vintage look to your bedroom. The oldish look along with some features this bed has, makes a great choice for guests you expecting soon, or it does great job your kids as well.

This particular bed comes with 2 sizes (Twin Size and Full Size), which gives us 2 different weights.

Continue here to read the review.




2) Zinus Modern Studio 10 Inch Platform 2000H Metal Bed Frame

This Metal Frame with Headboard from Zinus is coming with 10 wooden slats which provides support for your mattress. This product is coming with 4 different sizes.

Twin*, Full, Queen and King.

*Please note that the Twin size does NOT have the middle support beam.

For entire review, please follow the link.




3) Zinus 14 Inch Platform Metal Bed Frame with Upholstered Headboard

As a previous Mattress Foundations also this products is coming from Zinus and it is available in 4 different sizes.

First thing you may notice is that, this bed frame comes with the upholstered headboard. That is very handy when you want to sit up and read a book. Also your pillow does not get thru as it might happen in foregoing product.

Please keep in mind, since this is a metal bed frame it weighs quite a lot and can be difficult to carry the whole box from your yard to bedroom. So if you do not have your body besides you, you want to unpack the box and carry piece by piece. Because in some cases even 3 people are need to carry the package.

Continue here to check the review.



4) Best Price Mattress Model E Heavy DUTY

Do not get confused by name. The Best Price Mattress company offers Metal Bed Frames. And this particular model comes with 6 different sizes with combination of 2 different color.

It supposed to be super sturdy with durable steel slats. So Let’s take a look at the customers experience, what are their experience.

We still talking about a sturdy metal mattress support. That means that it supposed to be heavy (please check the table with Tech Spec). Always it is better to carry the box in 2 persons as well as the assembling will go faster if you are two of you.

For More Information Please Continue Here.



5) Homegear Platform Metal Bed Frame

Are you looking for a cheaper solution ? This platform from Homegear might be exactly what you looking for.

If you are sick and tired of your old box-spring , and you do not feel like investing too much in expensive bed frame, well here you go. This particular platform is easy to assemble. You just put your mattress on it and “Voilà” you all set for upcoming night.

Besides, if you looking for a guest bed, by all means this one belongs to the top of the folding guest bed.

For More Details Please Follow The Link.


6) Best Price Mattress New Innovated Box Spring Metal Bed Frame

Based on the previous review [jump link] you may already guess that this frame also, would be perfect for guests.  An asset to the frame before is that this innovated metal bed frame comes in 6 different sizes you can choose from.

Twin. Twin XL, Full. Queen. King. California King.

The dimensions you can compare at the table below the text [jump link]



7) PrimaSleep 18 Inch Tall Metal Bed Frame with Round Edge Steel Slat 


From the headline it is obvious this frame is suited for somebody who prefers tall bed and/or big enough clearance underneath. This option is worth to consider especially when you apartment is bit tiny. 

You have plenty room underneath the bed.

TIP: Have a power drill ready before assembling the bed.

Primasleep 18 inch you find in 4 basic sizes.

Full, King. Queen and twin.

More Details You Find Here.


8) Zinus 14 Inch SmartBase Mattress Foundation, Platform Bed Frame

Do you still sleep on your mattress which is on the floor?

If you happen to be a bit on tight budget, worry no more. The price for this platform bed frame is almost unbeatable.

This elegant platform bed frame replaces the traditional box spring. It is 14” high with 13” clearance. Big advantage is the compact design – very useful in smaller rooms. 

It is possible to attach the headboard but it is required to use the bracket, which are available as well.

Also very easy to take apart in case you want this bed as temporary solution for your guests.

Its sturdiness and compact design makes this product a perfect folding guest bed.

For more information continue here.



9) Zinus 16 Inch Platform Bed

This high metal frame has strong wood slats which holds your mattress just right so it does not sink and therefore will last longer.

Besides the primary function which is sleeping, this bed offers you a little extra option due to headboard – you can comfortably sit against and read your book or watch a movie.  

Only cup holders are missing 🙂

Quick overview – this one can be set up in 1 hour, just with tools which are included.

Make sure your screws are tightened as much as possible and you area ready for nice and silent night.

More details are to be found at this link.



10) Zinus 4 Inch Low Profile Frame

Do not let sit your mattress on the floor. OK you maybe like the way how you sleep so close to the floor, but let your mattress breathe a bit. The mattress will last definitely longer if supported by frame.

If you love your mattress but you don`t feel like climbing that high every night, you probably need a lower frame.

Check this particular low profile frame.

It is only 4 inch high, it is sturdy, easy to assemble and it is coming in 4 different sizes.





11) Olee Sleep 18 Inch Tall T-3000 Heavy Duty Steel Slat

This particular bed frame is designed as long lasting mattress support. It comes in 5 different sizes, Twin, Full, Queen, King and California King.

The most significant characteristic is the extra room underneath the bed. Please bare in mind that the clearance is not 18 inch.

It is 18″ tall with 16.5″ clearance.

Price range is from $90 to 135$ depending on size you prefer.

Please continue here, if you would like to check more details.



12) Best Price Mattress – 12″ Metal Platform Bed Frame

This 12″ Metal Platform Bed from Best* Price Mattress is available in 6 different sizes.

Twin XL, Twin, Full Size, Queen Size, King  and California King. All in black color.

If you prefer the frame in White, you can get Twin XL, Twin and Full Size. Since the variety it can be good bed for kids.

Did you know that the headboard and foot-board are already incorporated into the frame ?

More Details available here



13) Zinus Modern Studio 14 Inch Platform 1500H Metal Bed Frame

This is light frame bed. You can easily move around. It has nice clearance so vacuuming underneath is not a problem.

It is made of steel with wooden slats. Each half of she slat is provided with Velcro to avoid mattress sliding.

This particular model has 5 legs to support the middle part of frame.


14) Classic Brands Hercules Heavy-Duty 14-Inch Platform Metal Bed Frame




15) Zinus Modern Studio 10 Inch Platforma Low Profile Bed Frame



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