Contributed by Richard Anderson
Replacing your current mattress with another one can be a daunting task. There are so many or rather shall I say, thousands of models available on the market today. The toughest part is choosing the best one to suit you. While selecting a mattress, cost factor also has to be kept in mind. Some mattresses can cost around a thousand dollars. Remember, you are investing in a mattress that you will sleep on every day for many years. Now let us discuss a few easy tips for buying a Tempur-Pedic mattress:
- Mattress Hybrid: Mattress material should be made from a combination of latex, polyurethane foams and included coils and other materials as well. Mainly, these mattresses are designed in such a way that they will provide maximum benefits and also minimize certain demerits too. Latex plus memory foam hybrid that is able to provide great bounce, cooling approach and response through latex.
- Go for superior quality– Quality means how much firm a mattress is and also the hardness and softness of the mattress. The most common question received from the users is that “level of firmness”. Also, it seems to be one of the most difficult questions to answer. Anyone can feel the softness and hardness of mattress depending upon soft, firm and medium phases of body weight, its size and also other factors play vital role in it. Firmness directly relates to how much comfort we are with the mattress in an initial stage. It should also have to be best for sleepers who require it. It should have great bounce, comfort and cooling properties to facilitate great relief from the memory foam and that’s why I recommend the Tempur-Cloud Prima rather than one of their even more expensive models.
- Know your budget: One of the most important factors in selecting the mattress is budget. It varies from person to person-to-person. Previously, we have had to hit the stores as an only option available to buy one. But now-a-days online shopping assists us a lot as they have so many options with reasonable deals. In selecting the mattresses, giving more money does not mean always a better mattress. So do plan to invest in a mattress which is pocket friendly and serves you for longer time.
- Position of sleeping: In what position we are sleeping is also one of the basic factors to find best mattress like suitable for side, stomach, back sleeping positions. Everyone has their own way of sleeping habit comfort. Mostly, people are searching for those mattresses that support their sleeping style habit. Those who are sleeping on their side position will not always remain in same position. Several times it happens that they are rotating from their legs and one straight and one bent. Henceforth, side sleepers need a mattress that will provide them with soft to medium level firmness, something within the range of 3-6 out of 10.
- Comfort your spine: In simple words, always remember that a mattress which gives good support, it only means that it keeps spine in proper alignment without any pressure point creation. A soft mattress will actually create a pressure point on the sleeper and it will not provide the correct amount of push back they need. Additionally, if the bed is not supporting the sleeper, then their spinal alignment in future might lead to permanent back problem. For this 4-7 range out of 10 is better for back position sleeper.