About Us

Taurus Beds. Your personal bed maker.

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Today, you can order a solid wood Taurus bed, or a piece of Taurus solid wood bedroom furniture, wherever you live and whatever time of day or night works best for you.

But this wasn’t always the case.

For almost 40 years, we’ve been making fantastic wooden beds, order by order, and delivering them from our showroom at Swiss Cottage in North London.

Come and see us if you’re in the area. Lie on some mattresses. Have a little nap if you like.

Every bed made to order

We don’t hold stock, because we make every bed exactly as the customer who has ordered it would like it.

We have 24 different styles, all designed ourselves.

All (with the exception of our Cabin, Stacker and Trundle models) can be made in 7 different widths, from a 2’ 6” wide Small Single to a 6’ wide Super King.

Absolutely every one can then be ordered in any of 12 different finishes. Three different waxes. Five lacquers. And four paint colours.

Need more customisation than this?

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Because we make every bed to order, if you need your bed making as a truly bespoke order, we can do that for you.

So a standard order is where you choose the style, the width and the finish. But a bespoke order means that our expert bed builders will make your bed as a complete one off for you.

We can make your bed with longer or shorter legs. We can make it exceptionally long or unusually short. We can make it an irregular width that isn’t in our range. And if you do order an unconventional sized bed, we can supply a specially made mattress to go with it, too.)

We can paint your bed to match any colour in the Farrow & Ball paint range. Or we can supply it entirely unfinished for you to paint yourself.

Handbuilt in Nottinghamshire

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All our wooden beds are made at our factory in Nottingham, by real, crafting furniture makers. They combine traditional skills and techniques with the best modern jointing techniques and components. The result is a great quality bed, made exactly as you want it, that will give you a blissful night’s sleep for years to come.

Our sprung mattresses are hand manufactured in London, by the maker who has been supplying us for more than twenty years.

Our memory foam mattresses are made in Britain, by Breasley, who we think are the best maker there is.

We sell a small number of divan beds. These are made either by Breasley or, in the case of our own model, which offers exceptional value, by our mattress maker.

Our wooden bedroom furniture, and wooden bookcases are hand built, just like our wood beds, in our factory in Nottinghamshire. They can be made for you in any of our range of finishes.

Beds with services

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Our beds only make up 50% of why people like shopping with us.

Our service is the other 50%.

Once you place your order online, we’ll telephone you, Just to check it over, make sure you know exactly what you’ve ordered and that it’s going to be right for you.

We’ll work out a delivery date that’s going to be convenient for you.

And we’ll keep in touch with you before the date comes to deliver.

And if there’s anything else we can do to help you... all you have to do is ask.