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Tricks Of The Trade
Sale! Must End Today.
So, you've seen a mattress advertised at Half Price - WAS £1000 and NOW £500. How can you be sure if you have a bargain?Read More
Try the mattress First!
As you will by now have found out, mattress buying is confusing and complicated. Finding a 'Mattress Man' you can trust is like finding a garage mechanic you can trust - never forget who it is.Read More
How much should you spend ?
The bottom line is spend as much as you can afford. It's the same line that is trounced up and down every bed shop in the country making you think that to get better you have to spend more ... and more.Read More
Which mattress brand is which?
Many mattress brands belong to the same company and trying to figure out who owns what has become a labour of love for me. But why is this important to know?Read More
Silentnight have over170 different models - Sealy have over 100 different models - and so on. There is simply no posible way that they can all be different EXCEPT for the fact that they have a different fabric, name and finish. Why?Read More
Layers and Fillings
[Video Clip] Understanding how each component wadding works with each other is paramount. Even though the descriptions below seem detailed - they are only scratching the surfaceRead More
About Memory Foam
Memory foam in itself is an acceptable material as a comfort layer, coming second to latex and far exceeding polyester. It is comforting and cradling and more importantly, rather durable ..Read More
All about Hand Side Stitching
Hand side stitching is a labour intensive process involving the perimeter rows of pocket springs to be directly attached (sewn) to the side panels ..Read More
[Video Clip] Pocket springs are individual springs contained in a calico fabric pocket, totally independent of the springs that surround it. Therefore, eliminating roll together as your ..Read More
Divan Bases are the most economical alternative to a bedframe. They are supplied in kit form to the majority of bed manufacturers from only a handful of ..Read More
- Sale! Must End Today.
Bigger than average
For people of size it will become apparant to you that there is relatively little – if any, choice or guidance on what mattresses will be suitable for your bodyweight. If you are 20 stone plus, you have to base you choice on the correct...Read More
The 'best' mattresses you can buy..
The most expensive bed you can buy is £52.000 from Harrods. This section is just a bit of fun to show you what you can buy if you have the cash!Read More
One side firm ..One side soft
To clarify, on a zip and link bed you have the option of for example, making one side firm and the other side soft. This method of construction can be done on nearly all sized mattresses but there will be a (up to 50%) cost involved. On Ziplinks...Read More
- Bigger than average
MDF On Slatted base
Image of bedframe utilising thin sheets of mdf to prevent the humps of the slats causing a dip in the mattress.Read More
Fabrics used on Memory Foam
Memory Foam mattresses will always have a knitted fabric rather than a damask (woven) to accentuate the comfort of the mattress and depending upon which type of fabric used, will also have a direct correlation to the price you pay. As memory foam mattresses are associated with...Read More
What is Tempur memory Foam?
Tempur® hate it when you refer to their products as Memory Foam. .. Oh no, no, no. It’s NOT memory foam – It is a temperature sensitive pressure relieving material. And because of this they come down on you like a ton of bricks if you dare...Read More
- MDF On Slatted base
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Buying a mattress for commercial use is subject to pieces...
We know our stuff! The manufacturing industry is pathologically secretive about the...