One of the most important purchases one will make is a mattress. A bad mattress is like a saggy sofa, no one wants to sit on it never mind sleeping on it. Did you know that often a bad night’s sleep is due to a bad mattress and you might not even realize it. A bad mattress can also be responsible for the aches and pains that ruin your day.
There are several options to consider when searching for the right mattress find for you. It will be important for you to consider every option from an air bed to a pocket sprung memory foam mattress, as everyone is different and has different needs.
So what are the most important qualities to look for in a mattress? First, take into consideration the comfort and support of a mattress. Everyone prefers a different level of comfort, but good support is a must. Second, check out the difference in mattress sizes in person, keeping in mind the kind of sleeper you are. Do you sleep with a partner? Do you like to spread out? Do you stick to one section of the bed? These are all important things to note when choosing your bed size. The next feature you will want to research is the durability of the mattress you buy. Surprising for some, mattresses only have a five to seven year life span.
If price is a factor take some time to research sales and promotions on a bed quality bed instead of settling. I made the mistake of buying in a pinch and thinking, "how bad could it be?" I spent the next three years sleeping mainly on the couch because I simply could not take the aches and pains given to me by my mattress!