When considering a full vs. queen mattress, it's really the bed size you are thinking of. There is no point in using a full size mattress on a queen size bed base. What is the difference between them, and which is best for you? It's not always a matter of personal preference. Table of Contents Quick Navigation Full Size Mattress Queen Mattress Alternative Queen vs. … [Read more...] about Full vs. Queen Mattress: The Difference and Which is Best for You?
Here I shall be carrying out a memory foam vs. spring mattress comparison. I will first explain precisely what memory foam is, and why many people prefer it, and then do the same with spring mattresses. I will follow that by discussing the differences between the two. Please note that I shall be discussing memory foam and spring mattresses with respect to their use by … [Read more...] about Memory Foam Vs. Spring Mattress: Mattress Comparison
My air mattress keeps deflating – Why? It's a good question: why do air mattresses deflate overnight? The obvious and only answer is because of a leak. Leaks can be patched up, but it's the reason for this air leak that you have to identify before you can stop it. According to an old saying, prevention is better than cure, and this is certainly true of air bed leaks. It … [Read more...] about Why Do Air Mattresses Deflate Overnight? Tips to Prevent
The choice of a twin vs Twin XL mattress and bed comes down to one simple question: what’s the mattress and bed for? Is it to furnish a guest room or a child’s’ room? The choice of any bed comes down what use you will be making of it! Why you want it! So that we understand the two sizes involved, here are the dimensions of each: Twin mattress: 38” x 75” Twin XL … [Read more...] about Twin Vs Twin XL Mattress and Bed: Size and Things to Consider
When considering how to make a mattress firmer, it is also important to consider the type of mattress you are using. For example, an air mattress can be made firmer simply by pumping in more air, while a memory foam mattress might be soft because it is too warm. It helps to understand the factors involved in your mattress becoming too soft. We are not discussing age … [Read more...] about 10 Tips on How to Make a Mattress Firmer
It’s a question we are sometimes asked: “Can mattress toppers cause back pain.” It is not as silly a question as some people might think. If you are used to sleeping on a mattress you may have had for 10 or sometimes even 20 years, it is possible to experience back pain when you change. You have become used to sleeping on the same mattress for so long that your body … [Read more...] about Can Mattress Toppers Cause Back Pain?
Which is better: a firm mattress or soft mattress? There are two major factors involved here: your personal preference and whether or not you have back pain. Many people like to lie on a soft mattress, but just as many prefer the support a hard mattress gives them. If you are not sure which is best for you, then here is some advice along with a few tips on how to … [Read more...] about A Firm Mattress or Soft Mattress: Which is Better?