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Murphy Beds in Sacramento, California

Having a functional bed in your home is an absolute requirement. Not just any bed either, a comfortable, luxurious bed. However, it’s also hard to deny that that bed of yours is taking up a substantial amount of space, whether we’re talking about the bed in your Sacramento guest bedroom, the cot you keep in your home office, or even the bed in your master bedroom. In fact, that bed could be consuming up to $10,000 worth of valuable square footage in your home!

But at The Closet Doctor, we know that you can have the best of both worlds. In fact, with our 20+ years of experience in organizing homes, we make it easy! All it takes is a Murphy bed system to help you rest well and stay organized. Our team offers a wide range of Murphy bed options and solutions, helping you regain usable space in your California home.

Looking to make your home more functional and spacious without losing a night’s sleep? Contact The Closet Doctor today to learn more about our Murphy beds!

What Is a Murphy Bed System?

A Murphy bed, also called a wall bed, is a bed that is hinged on one side and is designed to fold upward. This enables the bed to be stored vertically into a cabinet or recess in the wall while the bed is not in use. When put away, the bed takes up minimal space (our Murphy wall beds only take up 16″!), and when the bed is needed it can be folded out with one touch.

Our experts can help you understand all the details of Murphy bed dimensions, what exactly makes up a wall bed, and how to pick the best option for your needs.

Explore the Different Types of Murphy Beds

A Murphy Bed, also known as a wall bed, is a bed designed to fold upward on one side. When not in use, the bed can be stored vertically in a cabinet or wall recess. 

Our Murphy wall beds benefit from a simple one-touch foldout mechanism and are beautifully designed to maximize space. There are several styles and sizes available. A member of our team will be happy to help you find the right one.

  • Several Sizes Available
  • More Than 30 Colors
  • Variety of Styles
  • Space Saving
  • Fast Professional Installation
  • Optional Accessories

Single Murphy Bed 

The Single Murphy Bed is the smallest version we offer. It’s perfect for a guestroom, office, or teenager’s bedroom. Single Murphy beds come in two styles—vertical lift and horizontal.

Full Murphy Bed

Our Full Murphy Bed is the next size option up and can accommodate two people. They are a great choice for larger rooms and perfect as a comfortable guest bed.

Queen Murphy Bed

There are three versions of our Queen Murphy bed. 

The Flat Panel Queen Bed is our most economical style option and features a simple flat panel design.

The Deluxe Raised Panel Queen Bed is our most popular Murphy bed. It features deluxe raised panels and crown molding.

The third option is our Deluxe Raised Panel Queen Bed with Side Cabinets.

Murphy Beds With Desks

The Murphy Bed and Home Office System combine our deluxe raised panel bed with a home office system. It has a single three-drawer cabinet, two smaller drawers, and a Wilsonart top. 

Murphy Beds With Cabinets

This Murphy Bed and Home Office Combination features raised panel doors with upper cabinets for storage.

Murphy Beds from The Closet Doctor in Sacramento

The Closet Doctor wall beds utilize any standard mattress up to 12″ thick and come in a wide range of styles and colors and doors can be customized to your design preference. Our proven counterbalancing wall bed mechanism allows our wall bed to easily open and close with the touch of a finger. With wall bed systems ranging from $2,000 to $8,000, there’s an option and style to suit any budget.

Our Murphy bed systems are ideal for:

Murphy Beds for Home Offices & Accessories

Our Murphy bed systems are ideal for pairing with a home office, giving you a highly functional dual-purpose space that can satisfy your needs without eating up valuable floor space. We also offer plenty of additional accessories and storage options including wardrobe space, bookcases, shelving, and more in order to fully equip you to create the organized home you have always wanted.

Murphy Wall Bed FAQs

Q: Are the beds available in different colors?

A: Yes, there are more than 30 to choose from.

Q: Do you have anything with a desk?

A: Our deluxe raised panel bed has a home office system.

Q: What type of mattress do they take?

A: A standard mattress, up to 12” depth, with an internal frame.

Q: Can you keep the bed made?

A: Yes, you can.

Q: Does a mattress come with the bed?

A: We can include one if you’d like, or we can use one that you provide.

Q: Is there a back to the bed?

A: No, the back of the Murphy bed your wall

Q: Can you add side cabinets after it’s installed?

A: Yes, you can.

Q: Can you take it if you move?

A: Yes, the bed is assembled on-site and can be disassembled and moved. We recommend that you call us to do it for you.

Q: Can you add lights to the top of the bed?

A: We normally recommend LED reading lights.

Q: Does the bed have a locking mechanism?

A: The mechanism that holds the bed closed doesn’t require a lock, and the handles are placed in such a position that, if you can reach them, you can open and close the bed.

Q: What’s the difference between real wood and melamine?

A: The raw materials for real wood cost two to three times more than the melamine, and they require additional finishing.

Q: What sizes do they come in?

A: Single, Full, and Queen.

Q: Is it a real Murphy bed?

A: Yes, it is.

Q: Can we access outlets?

A: Yes, the back of the bed is open, which allows easy access to outlets.

Q: Do you have to take out any base molding?

A: No, we allow for that, and during production, a notch is cut into the back of the bed to fit over it.

How Much Do Murphy Beds cost?

Costs vary according to the options you choose. 

The Flat Panel Queen Bed is $2295, including tax and installation.

The Deluxe Raised Panel Queen Bed with Cabinets ranges from $3200-$4100, including tax and installation. 

The Side-Tilt Twin Bed with Upper Cabinets ranges from $2795-$3195, depending on the material used and door style.

The Murphy Bed & Home Office Combo 1 ranges from $7000-$10,000, including tax and installation.

The Murphy Bed & Home Office Combo 2 ranges from $7500-$8500, including tax and installation.

You can read more about the cost of each bed here.

How Does a Murphy Bed Work?

A Murphy bed is hinged on one side and designed to fold upward. This enables the bed to be stored vertically into a cabinet or recess in the wall while the bed is not in use. The mechanism that we use has adjustable springs that counter balance the weight of the mattress, making it easy to raise and lower the bed when needed.

Is a Murphy Bed Safe?

It’s very unlikely that a Murphy bed could seriously injure you. The biggest risk when using a Murphy bed is trapping your fingers when opening or closing it.

What Is the Difference Between a Murphy Bed and a Sleeper Sofa?

Murphy beds can be used with a top-quality mattress, which means you can sleep in them every day. A sofa bed is designed for sitting on and occasional use as a bed.

What Is the Difference Between a Vertical and Horizontal Murphy Bed?

Vertical Murphy Beds are popular because they look like regular beds when in the up position and can fold down from the ceiling. The queen vertical is the most popular wall bed by far at just 65.5″ inches in width. It fits in almost every room, allows easy access from both sides of the bed and looks great! 

The side tilt murphy bed is wider than it is tall, with the mattress folding along the length of the bed. This gives you room in narrow spaces or rooms with low ceilings.

Side Tilt Murphy Beds are a perfect choice for rooms with low ceilings or a child’s bedroom. Because the bed is mounted sideways on a wall, you can only get into it from one side.

How It Works

Step 1: Contact

Get in touch, and our friendly team will schedule an appointment for your free consultation.

Step 2: Consultation

One of our experts will visit your home to see which option would suit you best. During the visit, they will be happy to explain everything and answer any questions you may have.

Step 3: Installation

Your custom Murphy bed system is expertly installed by the professional team from The Closet Doctor.

Step 4: Closet Doctor Warranty

We offer the best quality bed systems and expert installation, so there are seldom any issues. However, our comprehensive closet organizer and bed system warranty means you are covered should anything go wrong.

3-Day Murphy Beds in Placer & Sacramento Counties

Ready for the beds in your Sacramento home to take up less space? Contact The Closet Doctor online now to find out more or to schedule an appointment! If you’re interested in checking out our completed projects, take a gander at our project gallery to get some ideas!

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