Can a hybrid mattress be used with an adjustable base?
Need to improve your sleep? Can’t get in and out of bed? Well, adjustable beds are great for improving sleep quality, sleeping positions and mobility.
What are adjustable beds?
Adjustable beds can be raised or lowered to allow the sleeper to sleep in different positions. They offer a lot of positions: sitting, lying down, feet elevation, head elevation, and middle section elevation, to adjust to the needs of the sleeper. Some of these needs include:
- Accommodating for different sleeping positions/preferences
- Pain relief on certain areas of the body, such as back, knees and neck
- Help people with mobility issues, help elderly and the sick
- Help people with health conditions, such as asthma and snoring
Are hybrid mattresses compatible with adjustable beds?
It’s important to know that not all mattresses are compatible with adjustable beds. Any type of mattress must be designed in a certain way to be suitable for using it on an adjustable bed, so ask the retailer, get the manufacturers recommendation, or check the mattress label or information.
Hybrid mattresses can sometimes be used on adjustable beds. But this doesn’t mean that all hybrid mattresses will be compatible with adjustable beds or that the hybrid mattress you have will necessarily work.
But, if your hybrid mattress is compatible, then it comes down to its flexible foam layers allowing the mattress to bend and adjust with the adjustable base. You don’t have to worry about the coils breaking or snapping either, as they are also flexible and adaptable too. but again, this is if the mattress is specifically designed in a way that is okay to use on adjustable beds.
What other mattresses are compatible with adjustable beds?
Hybrid mattresses are sometimes suitable to use on adjustable beds as they can be flexible – and usually if they’re high quality, but what about other mattresses?
Memory foam mattresses are compatible with adjustable beds.
Latex mattress are compatible with adjustable beds.
Inner spring is not usually compatible with adjustable beds, this is because of the springs and coils which are likely to break and get damaged.
Water mattresses and air mattresses are not compatible with adjustable beds.