The Essential Platform Bed by Zinus is a minimalistic, stylish bed base that works well with a variety of decorating styles and lets you easily update the look of your room. Top-quality grey upholstery covers this platform bed frame. A box spring is not necessary with the Essential Platform Bed as wooden slats provide strong level, support for your memory foam, latex, or spring mattress. The center metal rail and center legs add additional support. The Essential Faux Leather Platform Bed by Zinus provides stylish and strong support for your mattress. Mattress not included. Another comfort innovation from Zinus. Pioneering comfort.