- a hard mattress isn't always the best selection. Other factors are key such as comfort and support.- When in your natural sleeping position your spine should be straight and you shouldn't be able to slide your hand freely behind your back.- Good support from a mattress will relieve pressure from your shoulders, hips and knees.
Traditionally sprung mattress contain a series of interconnected springs offering a good amount of support at a reasonable price. Sometimes called Bonnell springs, traditionally sprung mattresses tend to be softer in feel and can often lead to a ‘roll together’ effect.
Pocket springs are very similar to that of traditional springs but are individually encased in fabric ‘pockets’ to allow each spring to work independently of each other. Helping to distribute your weight more effectively, providing better support and reducing the likelihood of rolling together in the night.
Memory Foam mattresses contour to your unique body shape and sleeping position to provide the most support and reduce common aches and pains. Being a man-made material, Memory Foam can sometimes trap body heat during the night. Although, this is often not an issue for most of the population.
Similar to Memory Foam, gel mattresses provide a supportive and contouring surface allowing you to sink into and gain the most support. Unlike Memory Foam, gel mattresses are specifically designed to allow for heat dispersal, keeping you cool at night.
Hybrid mattresses bring together the above materials to provide a comfortable and supportive structure. Hybrid mattresses use a combination of springs (Pocket Springs or Traditional Spring) topped with either Memory Foam, cooling gel or Latex
Rolled mattresses have become increasingly popular in recent years due to their convenient packaging and impressive features, offering all the technology and comfort of full-size mattresses.
Natural mattresses are made sing naturally occurring materials such as wool, mohair, cotton and cashmere. These materials are naturally breathable and temperature regulating. Better for the environment and better for you
When searching for your perfect mattress its important to bear in mind a few things: