The 5’Open Coil Spring divan is a great all round bed. Offering fantastic value for money open coil beds come in a range of different comfort levels, from orthopaedic through to softer models. Priced from budget to mid-range, the king size open coil bed is a great choice as you are less likely to disturb a sleeping partner. Still one of the most popular bed choices on the market, open coil spring divans offer quality with affordability.
Choosing which type of model suits your needs best usually starts with the support and comfort the bed provides. The number of springs used in an open coil bed varies, and the level of support offered depends on the gauge (thickness) of the wire. A typical 12.5gauge bed will provide firmer support.
The Sweet Dreams Harp 5' Divan Bed is a 12.5 gauge open spring bed with a luxury high loft mattress top. The mattress is 26cm deep and is finished with a micro-quilted Damask cover, side stitch effect border and has four handles and two vents. Available with a choice of drawer storage options, this firm feel divan also comes as an ottoman storage bed.
The number of springs used in an open coil bed also varies, but a typical 5’ bed contains in the region of 325, or more for higher quality beds. Most beds will have the metal coils run through the width of the bed. These are then strengthened and held in tension through an outer perimeter rod which also helps to retain its shape.
The Respa Invigor8 5' Divan Bed is part of Respa's Physiotech Collection of Beds and Mattresses. Featuring Double Decker Respatech Springs for long lasting support, this bed also incorporates Sleepfresh Technology and Purotex Active Allergen Control to create a cool, fresh and hygienic sleeping environment.
The Continuous Spring 5’ bed incorporates smaller coils and the gauge of wires is usually lighter. This higher spring count is usually formed from a single length of wire and the bed springs are linked vertically as opposed to horizontally. Continuous sprung interiors give a smooth, responsive feel with which helps stop roll together.
The Myers Dream Charm 5' Divan Bed combines a Single Open Coil Spring and a Deep Layer of Foam - ideal for back sufferers - with Anti-Bacterial Silverdry Technology for added support and freshness.
Finished with a wide variety of fillings to create different comfort levels, open coil spring beds will vary in their resilience, durability and flexibility. In cheaper models, fillings usually come in compact pads; in better quality models, layers of loose fillings are used to create a different feel.