Walker Edison Furniture has issued a recall on their twin over twin bunk beds. The recall was issued on May 4, 2023. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, there is a risk that the wooden slats supporting the bunk beds can break while in use. This risk could lead to falls and impact hazards. The bunk bed recall affects over 120,000 units.
These wooden bunk beds were sold in various colors and finishes. Each model has a ladder down the side. You can locate the model name on the inside of the bed rail or on the footboard.
The company says consumers should stop using the bunk beds immediately and contact Walker Edison Furniture to receive a free repair kit. The kit has 12 wooden slats and new instructions. So far, the company has received reports of 14 incidents involving the bunk beds slats breaking.
The bunk bed recall affects units sold online on Walmart.com, Amazon.com, HomeDepot.com, Overstock.com, and Wayfair.com. Sales were made between February 2010 and February 2022.
Recalled Walker Edison Furniture Solid Wood Twin over Twin Bunk Bed + Storage/Trundle Bed Gray
Photo: Consumer Product Safety Commission
The 10 Most Popular TV Shows to Watch Before Bed
If you’re like half of the population of Americans, watching television before bed is a part of your nighttime routine. Sleep experts at Bestmattress-brand conducted a survey in which they found that 60% of Americans watch TV before bed. Of that, over 50% of the participants watch TV 5-7 days per week before hitting the hay. The research shows that 50.9% of Americans start watching TV between 9 pm and 11 pm. 42% stop watching TV between 11 pm and 1 am.
A spokesperson from the mattress brand commented: “It’s common for us to want to enjoy our favorite TV shows before bed, however too much artificial light, especially right before we think we might try to fall asleep, can increase our alertness and impair our ability to fall asleep naturally.”
They advised, “So, if you are wanting to watch TV before bed it is recommended to switch it off 30 minutes before you are about to sleep so as to allow your mind to prepare for a good night’s sleep.”
There is a wide range of shows that Americans fall asleep to, but below are the top 10 shows that respondents favor: