Key concerns when buying a mattress

It’s probably that time of year again where you need a new mattress. Even if you don’t there’s surely no harm in learning all about them, is there? Every day, year in year out, millions and millions of people become in need of a new mattress for their bed. But suppose that it's a king size mattress you need especially? Or a hypoallergenic one to help with your allergies? The reality of the matter is that there is no one size fits all solution when it comes to the new mattress that you need to buy. Therefore, here at Furnitureful we’ve decided to make this guide so that your mattress buying experience is more informed and will lead to a mattress that is long lasting and beautiful. So, what are you waiting for? Let’s get into it!

What is a mattress?

A mattress is a fabric encased case which is used to sleep on. It can be filled with a variety of materials from firm to springy.

What sizes are mattresses available in?

This is the good news: you can buy a mattress in literally any size! Most mattresses come in the standard sizes of single all the way up to a super king mattress however, you can even buy mattresses of a customized size although these will be more difficult (and usually more pricey) to get a hold of.

What different types of mattress are there? 

Mattresses also vary by not just size but also by property and material type. There are a variety of different mattresses listed below:

Hypoallergenic mattress

This mattress is good for those with allergies. Usually encased in a material that is allergen resistant, it is a great mattress for those who wish to be protected from dust, dust mites and pollen.

Memory foam mattress

This mattress is a combination of a memory foam layer and spring/support foam. Furnitureful offers a fantastic memory foam mattress at a bargain price with free 48 hour delivery.

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