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    Default Bunk beds for 4 and 2 yo... OK or no?

    Hi all. We are due for no three in September and our two boys will need to share a room. They will be 4 and almost 2. I will probably keep my little one in the cot for a while but u want to set their room up. My older boy is desperate for bunks but I think he is too young! Thoughts?

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    I think too young also. Nothing like a top bunk to send little boys crazy with excitement and climbing up being all silly. Mine would break an arm for sure.

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    I think four is too young.

    Our bunk beds have a big warning sticker on the top bunks for age 9 and over to be up there. Also when we were buying them we were told the recommendations were for the child on the top bunk to be at least 9.

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    If they're anything like my kids than no way, could you consider a single bed with trundle?

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    The bed shop told us not before 6 for top bunk.
    We have the same ages and thought about it, but decided against it

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    We use bunk beds for our 5 & 4 year olds and have for the past year without a problem. You can get ones with trundles attached and use the trundle for your 2 year old and the bottom bunk for your 4 year old?

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    My boys were 5 and 4, the 4 yr old was too young for the top bunk. IMO you need to wait a year

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    http://www.productsafety.gov.au/cont.../itemId/974795

    Top bunks are not recommended for a child under the age of six.

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    Thanks all. Its a big room would easily fit two singles with plenty of room to play so I think that is the road we will take

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    Get the single beds that can convert into bunk beds later. Gives them more room to play once they are old enough.

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