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Here at STL Beds in St. Louis, Missouri, we have been wondering how shopping for a mattress has changed. There are so many types of mattresses out there these days. From a bed-in-a-box to a sleep number bed to the Sleep Eight temperature-controlled bed.
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Houses and bedrooms have been getting bigger for years and people are buying more stuff to fit in those bedrooms. There is a downside to these bigger sleeping spaces often times people have visions of grandeur and decide to increase the size of their bed without measuring first. Having already filled the room with more furniture we need to measure our space allowing enough room to open doors, and drawers, and move around the room freely.
Mattress thickness is one of the most shocking and underestimated parts of a new mattress purchase. Mattresses’ thickness can range up to 20 inches thick hiding headboards, and making old sheet sets virtually obsolete. This can be a costly mistake if you hadn’t counted on purchasing all new bedding such as sheets, mattress pads, and protectors, even a taller headboard. What is the Normal Thickness for a Mattress and Boxspring?
Be prepared to climb in or out of the bed. Lower profile frames and low profile boxsprings can have you sitting on the edge of the bed with your feet touching the floor while making the process of getting in and out of the mattress a better experience. How To Lower a Tall Mattress and Boxspring.
Think about your lifestyle. Why it’s true we all have a routine we don’t have to continue sleeping on an uncomfortable, nonsupportive, possibly even unhealthy mattress. Unfortunately, change is tough and many of us just simply settle for that old mattress not realizing the effects it can have on our daily life.
While lack of support can be painful or even worse aggravating ongoing issues for people with bad backs, soreness, and painful muscle pressure. We now know more than ever that getting a good night of healthy sleep has a direct impact on our daily way of life. Now that you know the answer to the question “how has shopping for a mattress changed” it’s time to shop for a new mattress.
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