If you are unsure of how secure and stable your headboard is, you might want to consider installing a set of bed frame brackets to secure your headboard in place. These brackets can be easily attached to your bed frame and work for both headboard and foot-board. As always, you should first verify both your headboard and your bed-frame measurements to make sure that what you buy will fit right.
Bed frame brackets for headboard:
Bed frame brackets for headboard pictured: #65 Adapto-Hook Bolt-On to Hook-On Conversion Brackets for Headboard & Footboard Attachment, Set of 2
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