Buying Guides & Advice

Can my bed cause lower back pain?

Yes, the bed you sleep on can be causing you lower back pain. On average we spend 8 hours a day in our beds. That’s 56 hours a week. A...

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What is the best hospital bed for home use?

The best hospital bed for home use is quite simply a bed that meets all the care and mobility requirements of the user to improve their quality of life.

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What size are hospital beds?

Hospital beds come in a variety of lengths and widths but generally the bed will be 3 ft wide and 6 ft 6 long. Read this short article to learn...

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Do You Need Help Getting Out of Bed?

As we get older, we start to face more and more challenges throughout our daily lives. Once simple tasks such as getting ourselves out of bed in the morning can...

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Video: Opera® Profiling Bed Installation Guide

This video is a step by step guide which shows one of our engineers assembling an Opera® profiling bed. This can be used as a guide to...

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Video: Opera® Profiling Bed Transportation System

This video shows one our engineers using the bed transportation system to move an assembled profiling bed with ease whilst using a very safe procedure.

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What is a twin adjustable bed?

A twin adjustable bed is a double bed made up of two single bases and mattresses joined together by a full width headboard...

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How do I get a hospital bed cheap/free?

A hospital bed is often the best solution to help improve a persons life who stuggles using a standard bed. But it does come at a cost. View our helpful...

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The orthopaedic benefits of an electric bed

Electric beds provide you with several orthopaedic benefits thanks to their adjustable lying surface. The electric backrest and legrest allow you to properly position your neck, back...

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Coming out of hospital? How to get a bed for home

Are you or a loved one due to come out of hospital soon? You’ve probably been given a list of assistive equipment by your care team, including a hospital bed...

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Trendelenburg and Anti-Trendelenburg Explained

The Trendelenburg position is a feature integrated into most profiling and adjustable beds. The position places the person’s head down and elevates the feet, so their whole body is sloping down...

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Dimensions Guide: Opera® Profiling/Hospital Beds

This dimensions guide gives all the key measurements a buyer/specifier of Opera® hospital beds will need to consider. Whilst this guide details the measurements for one particular Opera® model, all beds...

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10 top tips on buying a hospital bed for home

Buying a hospital bed for the home, either for yourself or a person in your care, can be a daunting proposition. However, with a bit of knowledge of what to...

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