Independent Murphy Bed Resource

Murphy Bed

We LOVE murphy beds, and our focus is to create the best resource online about them.

Murphy bed

Murphy bed (From this shop)

Murphy bed models, History, DIY-guides etc.

Whether you are looking for clever designs, stores, do-it-yourself plans or simply want to know more about space saving beds – You have found the right place!

We have gathered the best designs and ideas on this site, so you can get a good overview of the different types and models. If you are looking to build your own Murphy bed, we also have information about different kits and systems on the market, so you can get a good overview.

We hope you find what you need, otherwise let us know so we can expand the site. We would absolutely love to hear from you if you have any feedback on the site or if you feel something is missing.

One of the first designs

One of the original designs

The first design was set in production around the year 1900. It was a pretty simple design with springs to lift the bed and hide it inside a closet. You can read more about it at the History page. It was invented by William L. Murphy, who also started the first company. He is the guy who named the bed.

Space saving beds has been popular through the history, and during the last 5-10 years we have seen a lot of new clever designs of bunk beds, wall beds, beds that hides inside shelving systems and much more. You will find all these great designs throughout the site. We have made a list with the all the different types and models.

If you are looking for local stores you can click the “local stores” menu at the top of the page, and see a map of the U.S. Click on your state to find a list of all the local murphy bed stores within your area. Here you will also find a list of the online stores that delivers to your area. Let us know if a store is missing on the list.

Thank you for visiting our site. We hope you find all the info you are searching for. Our goal is to gather all the best information about the amazing Murphy bed, and if you have any additional info that you think we should include on the site, just let us know and we will consider it.