A wall mounted headboard, is ideal for adding one to a bed without having to attach it to the bed legs. A wall mounted headboard is typically attached to the wall and the head of the bed. When wall mounted, a headboard can make a bed more sturdy. The headboard, depending on its design, may be used for either aesthetic purposes, utility purposes, or both. It can be made from a variety of materials, though wood is one of the most popular. A wall mounted headboard may also be padded or covered in material coordinated with a bedroom’s overall style. The wooden wall mounted headboard is popular due to the variety of styles it can be carved into. Classy and ornate, or rugged and simple, the headboard can be used as a decorative accessory or as a functional shelf. The wood may be stained a variety of colors. It may also be left as is for a simple look. It is fastened to the wall using different sorts of metal and wood fasteners.
Depending on the design and size of the wall mounted headboard, it may be used as a shelf or storage area. Books, lamps, knick-knacks, and art may be placed atop the headboard. Owners should take care, however, to make sure the board is securely attached to the wall, and that the items on the shelf are also secure. Adding an lip to the headboard can help secure items, as well.