Beds for Homeless Shelters: What to Look For

Updating or starting a facility, especially in this day and age, requires careful planning and smart shopping. Proper bedding for homeless shelters, rehab centers, camps, and related entities all have similar attributes. Luckily, American Bedding only offers the most versatile, durable options...

Trending: Single Metal Beds for Rescue Missions, Homeless Shelters, and Transitional Housing Providers

Now trending: Single metal beds are gaining increasing popularity among rescue missions, homeless shelters, and transitional housing facilities. There are several reasons for this trend, and we’ll elaborate on those reasons below, which include privacy, safety and security, versatility, and...

Why It’s Important to Recycle Your Old Shelter Mattress

No matter how well you care for mattresses and industrial furniture at your facility, there will come a day when you’ll have to part with some of it. Regular wear-and-tear, even with durable, high-quality mattresses, is inevitable. There are a number of important reasons to recycle — not throw...

Safety Features of Furniture for Mental Health Facilities

No matter what type of facility you run, it’s likely important to you to keep your residents as safe and comfortable as possible. This is especially true when considering accommodations related to behavioral health. In fact, furniture for mental health facilities is outfitted with certain safety...

Our Best Tips for Cleaning Shelter Mattresses & More

Whether you’re battling cyclical germs, mold, other cleanliness issues, or something at the scale of a pandemic, there are effective ways to keep your mattresses clean in your facilities. Using the tips below for cleaning shelter mattresses will keep your residents safe and thriving, season...

How to Optimize Industrial Bedding in Different Settings

There are a few tricks you should know, especially during the busy holiday season, for how to optimize your industrial bedding. Curious about how you can do so in different settings — such as camps, rehab facilities, and shelters? We’ve got you covered below.

The Best Furniture for a Rehab Facility

When it comes to ensuring your residents have a comfortable, successful stay at your facility, there are plenty of things to keep in mind. But have you considered what makes some options the best furniture for a rehab facility? There are certain aspects to look out for including the type of...

How to Attach a Ladder to Your Metal Bunk Bed

Whether you have a handful of metal bunk beds without ladders or an entire facility’s worth, the task of attaching ladders may sound overwhelming. No matter how long you’ve procrastinated on the attachment process — don’t worry. You can complete this task in hardly any time at all, that is, if...

Why Cots Are Better Than Air Mattresses

Would you rather sleep on a cot or an air mattress? Both work well as temporary sleeping arrangements, but is it possible that one is better than the other?

We think so! Find out what makes cots better than air mattresses for your homeless shelter, government housing facility, scout camp, or ...

I Need Metal Beds. What Are My Options?

You’ve done the research. You’ve weighed your facility’s needs and itemized your lists and your decision is clear — you need metal beds. That’s a great first step in narrowing down your needs. After all, you’ve already made the tough call between wood vs metal and come up with a winner.

Subscribe to the Blog

Recent Posts