Common Sleep Problems & Solutions May07

Common Sleep Problems & Solutions

Nearly everyone suffers from the occasional restless night due to stress, diet, discomfort and a host of other sources, but many common sleep problems can actually have simple solutions. In honor of Better Sleep Month, we’ve put together a list of common sleep complaints along with expert suggestions for improving rest. Keep reading to learn about helpful tips and good sleep hygiene habits designed to help you enjoy more restful nights while snoozing like a pro. Common Sleep Problems and Solutions From biological to environmental, there are several ways that both we and our surroundings can impact sleep quality.  Hormones play a big role in...

Consumer Reports Surveys Sleep Habits Mar03

Consumer Reports Sur...

Consumer Reports, a popular product review and testing publication, recently surveyed people on sleep habits and their use of sleep aids, offering some interesting results. Sleep loss is a big deal in America, and it can affect anyone, young and old, male and female, healthy or ill. Recent...

Latex Mattress Checklist Feb01

Latex Mattress Check...

Shopping for a new latex mattress can seem more difficult than buying other mattress types, since latex material is less familiar than springs and memory foam.  Latex mattresses have impressive owner satisfaction ratings, but there several things consumers should know when considering this...

Mattress Trends to Expect in 2014 Dec17

Mattress Trends to E...

With 2013 almost behind us, many people are looking ahead to the New Year, and for us that includes pondering possible mattress trends of 2014. The mattress industry typically remains fairly steady over time, but every year brings a few new technologies, consumer trends, and product...

Brand Names, Prices ...

Like many consumer goods, how satisfied people ultimately are with memory foam mattress purchases may have little to do with prices and big brand names. The mattress industry is dominated by three major companies that continue to absorb and consolidate smaller companies. Due to this, they are...

What’s in My Bed? Guide to Common Mattress Materials Oct03

What’s in My Bed? Guide to Common Mattress M...

Do you know what is in your mattress?  Between a secretive manufacturing industry and increasing interest in chemical free products, more and more consumers are curious about what goes in to mattresses. We researched the major mattress types and materials commonly found in beds and compiled the information in this guide for easy reference. The truth about what is in your mattress may surprise or startle you, depending on the mattress type. Some types of beds contain more chemicals than others, and some brands may also use cheaper fillers to reduce production costs. Knowing what is in a mattress can critical for comparing beds when shopping,...

Innerspring vs Memory Foam Mattress Reviews Sep07

Innerspring vs Memor...

Innerspring mattresses have long held the lion’s share of the mattress market, but if mattress reviews are any indication, memory foam may be making significant headway. More and more brands are including memory foam in their core collections, and shoppers are becoming increasingly...