The South Shore Basics Full Platform Bed is sleek, contemporary and ultra-modern, making it well-suited to most modern bedrooms. It lifts a bed up 10 inches off the floor and offers a clean and compact look that works well in smaller spaces. This contemporary platform bed comes with slight lips to keep the mattress from sliding around. It's designed for use with only a mattress and does not need a box spring. Some simple assembly is required. This South Shore platform bed with molding comes in multiple colors and finishes, giving you the freedom to choose your favorite.