When choosing a new bed for your child it is important to consider their age and what is suitable and safe for your child. For younger children it may be a safety rail is required to prevent falling out of bed. If you are looking at a mid height bed, high sleeper or bunk bed the recommended minimum age is 6 to ensure they can navigate the ladder safely at night. For raised beds with a deep base and storage underneath but no ladder or short ladder, these are perfect for age 4 upwards. You will find each bed states the age that it is suitable for to help with your choice.