You have fallen in love with the old-style furniture so typical of the country homes found in Portugal. There is only one problem: those wooden boards across the old frame … well, they’re noisy and not too stable.
Solution: called ‘estrado’ this sturdy new mattress support can fit snugly inside the bed’s frame … and can be made to measure (both support and mattress).
In Portimão: Rochate
In Lagos: Abode