Now we have Modular Beds as TreeHugger recently pointed out, which are the modern version of the Murphy Bed except this model doesn’t require clearing of space before the bed descends from the ceiling!! In fact, this bed can be leveled at three different heights to accommodate your other furniture. How conveniently clever is that!
How to Make the Most of Small Bedroom Spaces - Hide Your Bed A great way of housing a bed is by using a Murphy bed. The room is left completely free to store other objects/furniture when the bed has gone away.