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As you already know, there are many different brands and types of latex mattress in the market and its choices can be overwhelming, especially for a consumer who is bent on buying a mattress that will be used for many, many years. It makes buying more difficult to do because no one wants to be stuck with a bad mattress for that long. However, most prudent consumers only have to do their homework and put care and thought to mattress buying and this is where the checklist from the Consumer Mattress Report will come in handy.
In this freezing cold weather, having a heated blanket is more than a convenience. It’s a necessity. However, not many people are sold on an electric heated blanket because of the possible risks. And while there are only few reported accidents involving this, some consumers would definitely choose to be safe than sorry.
How eccentric would you have to be to have a bed like this? While it’s called The Mermaid Bed, we think it most appropriately resembles an oyster. Names and resemblance aside, however, it can’t be denied that this bed is truly one of a kind. Weird (or fun?) as it may look, someone actually decided this would be a good bed for their room.
When you find yourself uncomfortable while sleeping, a better mattress might just won’t do. You would need an accessory like this wedged mattress pad to aid you in your sleep, especially if you’re suffering from physical conditions that lets lying down on your back just really uncomfortable. With a wedge mattress pad, conditions like snoring and heartburn are lessened, if not completely eliminated. Simply sliding this under your space, either covered on the sheet or set directly under your back, and you can instantly feel the difference.
Tempur-Pedic, now called Tempur-Sealy, has been around for 20 years and in line with its celebration, the brand has updated its line of mattresses with the help of the design firm IDEO. According to the company’s Senior VP for Marketing, Patrice Varni, the collaboration with the IDEO is a way for bringing forth and improving form and function to its line. The reinvented collection, “brings even more famous Tempur comfort, body-adaptive support, and cool and convenient features that consumers really love.”
Looking at this oddly designed tent bed reminds us of caravans from the 19th century. But past or present, the idea behind this creation is to bring privacy into one’s sleeping area…that is, if having a bedroom isn’t enough privacy. (So, maybe you’re sharing it with someone, like in a dorm room?)
It’s very common for people to get massages at home these days. But sometimes it’s quite uncomfortable to be lying down on the massage table. Personally, I prefer getting a home massage while settled on my own bed. But it also poses some problems, particularly with the neck and head part, where I sometimes have to lie down uncomfortably.
Mattresses from the 60’s through the 70’s and 80’s were built with bulky springs that are no longer useful today. Because technology has advanced, mattress springs work differently now. Disposing of these outdated mattresses, however has become a problem in landfills because mattresses designed from those decades have parts do not easily degrade.