Headboard Posts

New Bed Headboard

New Bed Headboard

Like us you are probably going to be spending 100’s if not 1000’s on the perfect mattress/base to aid a good nights sleep, money well spent. Then be confronted with a velour selection of mass produced covered headboards.

Headboard Shapes

Headboard Shapes

The surprising thing about our headboard shapes is that doing searches on social platforms like Pinterest and image search on Google – Bing for headboard shapes, our images can account for more than 40% of the results.

Upholstering A Headboard

Upholstering A Headboard

Is not really a difficult diy project and easier using a headboard kit that already has your headboard shape and foam cut to your design. What we find amusing is that you tube has many many examples of people upholstering or covering a headboard in a few minutes

Measuring a headboard

Measuring a headboard

The best way of measuring for a new headboard is from the top of your mattress to the height required, Headboard Direct have been producing headboards for over 25 years and this has always proved the best method.

Headboard Pillowstop

Headboard Pillowstop

Headboard pillowstop dates back to Egyptian times to stop head cushions falling from the bed. Ours attach to the legs and sit in-line with the mattress and it’s purpose is to stop your pillow sliding away and down the back of the bed overnight.

Headboard History

Headboard History

Headboard history dates back as far as ancient Egypt to the pharaohs who had headboards made from gold, silver and carved ebony hardwood. The headboard not only served as a dramatic statement to wealth but also comfort, decoration and an insulator from drafts.