Mattresses come in a large array of materials and include different technologies to offer support at different levels. Each person generally has many types to choose from in a new mattress to achieve restful sleep with less aches and pains and fewer symptoms of stress in the morning. Here are the different types of mattresses available today that can help you achieve the best night’s sleep possible based on your sleep position.Details
For many, the term air mattress conjures up images of college students, overcrowded family gatherings, and neck/back pain. If these are the first things you think of when you imagine sleeping on air, your mind is about to be blown. Would you believe me if I told you that you could instantly adjust the firmness, angle, and other aspects of your mattress at the push of a button? Well, with mattresses specifically designed with air chambers rather than traditional springs or foam you can do all those things and more.
The basic idea of a customizable air mattress is this: where traditional mattresses use springs to provide support, these instead use air chambers that can add or release pressure to fine-tune the firmness of the entire mattress or specific areas of the mattress. This means that if you sleep with a partner, many air-chamber mattresses will allow you to adjust comfort settings for each person!Details
When it comes to bedding, mattresses and sheets often get all of the attention while pillows are left as an afterthought. We’ve discussed the importance of choosing a mattress that supports the specific needs of your body before, and choosing the proper pillow is just as important a factor in your overall sleep health.
You can have the most expensive, custom-tailored, perfectly crafted mattress in the world, but if you are using a pillow that doesn’t support your neck and spine in the right ways you could still wake up feeling stiff and sore. Everyone has different needs and preferences when it comes to pillows, which is why it’s important to look into pillows that are created with your specific needs in mind. There a lot of options in today’s market, and there are a wide range of materials and firmness levels to suit every person’s desires.Details
While sharing your furniture with your furry companion has a number of different benefits and has been shown to increase levels of contentment and happiness in some studies, it’s undeniable that pet hair quickly becomes a nuisance. Chances are that if you share your mattress or your other furniture with your pet without taking precautions and dealing with the inevitable hair issues, the majority of your belongings will be covered in fur within a week’s time.
Although pet hair is incredibly annoying, and in some cases triggers allergic reactions, there are ways of dealing with it in order to minimize the impact that it has on your health and happiness. With a little bit of preparation and foresight, you can share your furniture with your pet without worrying about the problems associated with all of that excess hair.Details
The idea of tracking our sleeping habits in order to pinpoint potential problems is not new, however, until recently, these types of studies were confined to controlled test environments where patients are monitored by doctors overnight. Advances in smartphone technology mean that anyone with a modern phone has access to a range of sleep tracking apps for mere dollars, or in some cases for free.Details
It’s not uncommon for people to go years, if not decades, without ever even considering cleaning their mattress. We regularly wash the sheets on our bed, change the pillowcases, and swap out blankets, so why do we not think about mattress cleaning? The reality is that most people don’t know why it’s important to clean your mattress at regular intervals, let alone how to go about doing it.Details
You’ve finally gone through the process of choosing a mattress that works for you, finding a bed frame style that you enjoy and picked out a matching headboard, but there’s one last crucial step in setting up the perfect bed: picking bedding. As many different types of mattresses as there seem to be, there are even more choices when it comes to bedding.
In addition to the wide variety of choices available for bedding, you also have to take into consideration that not all bedding is suitable for every season, and you may need heavier or lighter bedding available to swap in when the weather changes. As if that weren’t enough, you still need to pick out bedding that matches the design of your frame and of your bedroom as a whole. All of these factors combined can make the prospect of choosing bedding an intimidating one, but I’m going to walk you through a series of steps that will guide you along the way.Details
If you’ve noticed a gradual or sudden increase in muscle pain, back problems, asthma, allergies, and general tiredness throughout the day, there is a potential that the cause of these problems may be the mattress that you spend 8 hours on every night. It’s interesting how we often give so little thought to something so important to our life: sleep. Your mattress has a huge impact on the way you sleep, and can in turn cause a number of health problems if not properly maintained. Sleeping on a mattress that is worn-out or improperly taken care of can make existing health conditions worse and potentially cause new symptoms to arise.Details
It’s a common misconception that everyone should buy the biggest bed that they can afford and have space for. The truth is actually a little more complicated than that, and sometimes, bigger isn’t always better when it comes to choosing a mattress size. Of course, in the end, it all comes down to personal preference. If you feel more comfortable in a big bed or a small bed, then, by all means, you should choose a mattress that fits your personal needs. However, you may find it beneficial to think about the following things before deciding on the size of your bed.Details
While it is not okay to place ordinary mattresses outside, there are a few situations in which having a mattress outside is an attractive idea. Daybeds, Treehouses, outdoor patios, or covered pavilions are cool alternative sitting and lounging choices. The problem is, most mattresses are made of materials that easily absorb moisture. A wet mattress quickly becomes a giant moldy, mildew-covered, fungus ridden sponge and it isn’t just those located near swimming pools.
Although it can be difficult to protect and maintain an outdoor mattress, having access to the luxury of outdoor relaxation that it provides is well worth the effort. Time put into selecting and protecting a your new outdoor retreat that can handle moisture, humidity, and exposure not to mention UV Sunlight can pay off in overall longevity, cleanliness, and safety.Details