Many people believe that feather and down are different words for the same thing. That is not the case! Feathers are coarser than down – why? It’s because, unlike feathers, down has no quills. It comes from the soft, fluffy feathers on the underbelly and chest of birds. It is mainly ducks and geese that are used for pillow feathers and down, though swan down is also used. … [Read more...] about Feather Pillows Vs Down Pillows: What’s the Difference?
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The following tips for selling a used mattress will help you dispose of your old mattress without it costing you – in fact, those who sell used mattress make money from what would otherwise be an awkward item to dispose of. There are many reasons why somebody would want to replace their mattress, even if it is still in good condition. Perhaps you want a new bed, in … [Read more...] about Tips For Selling a Used Mattress
Why are there so many types of foam and different types of foam mattresses available today? Which is best? Most people spend a round one third of their lives in bed – meaning lying on their mattress. Sleep is a very important factor for good health. Without adequate sleep, we are more likely to suffer from certain medical conditions including heart disease, high blood … [Read more...] about Types of Foam: Different Foam Mattresses and Which is Best?
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
Why do people snore? What makes people snore and what does it mean when you do? Before discussing the factors that cause people to snore and how to overcome them let’s first have a look at how big this issue is. How common is it, and what are the major snoring causes and effects? Snoring is a serious issue for many people, particularly for couples where one … [Read more...] about Why Do People Snore – Common Snoring Causes and Remedies
Is innerspring mattress good or bad for you? Many people prefer innerspring mattresses to foam mattresses. The options to an innerspring mattress are natural latex, polyurethane foam, and memory foam. So what are the benefits of innerspring mattresses and what are their disadvantages? In discussing whether they are good or bad for you, we shall not be considering the … [Read more...] about Innerspring Mattress: Are They Good or Bad For You?
Knowing how to remove urine stains and smell from a mattress can help you save a mattress that you might otherwise dispose of. The following advice applies equally to children, pets or incontinent elderly people peeing on the bed. You may have to act fast, because otherwise the stain might set into the mattress and create a smell from its interior that is difficult, if not … [Read more...] about How to Remove Pee Stains and Smell From A Mattress