Mattress Buying Guide
Investing for a suitable mattress is the best investment you can make for your health. Your energy on a day depends on how good sleep you had last night. There is no such mattress which is suitable for all.
Choosing a best suitable mattress depends on so many factors like:
- Your body weight
- Your sleeping position
- How you use i.e. for you alone, or with your spouse, for kids, for guests…
- Any joint pains you are suffering from?
Types of Mattress (by Filling)
This is the traditional Indian mattress type made from natural resources. This type of mattress will be very firm and gives good support to your spine.
Foam mattress provides good comfort and it adopts to the pressure created by your body. These are not suitable for regular usage as they don’t provide any support to spine, better use these in guest rooms or at less used places.
Spring mattress provides great comfort and great support. This is a very widely used model around the globe. As many spring as much comfort. Some models provides more springs in the middle of the mattress where more pressure will be there.
- Pocket Spring
An advanced version of normal spring mattress where each spring will be packed into a separate pocket makes good comfort and don’t disturb you in middle of sleep when your partner moves.
Latex mattress are good in comfort, firm and lasts long. They are bit costly. Natural rubber latex mattress are also good for health as they don’t allow fungus formation.
- Memory Foam
Memory forms are very good in comfort and gives good support. Best suitable for people with joint pains.
Water beds also gives good support for the body. As the filling for this type of mattress is just water, it can be used for long period of time.
Air beds are also good support and comfort to the body. As the filling for this type of mattress is just air, it can be used for long period of time.
Top Mattress Brands (In Indian market)
Check List – Before Purchasing Mattress
- Consult any physician before you decide.
- Check the size of the mattress.
- Decide your budget.
- Ask for warranty
- Try the mattress for some time in the show room itself.
- Get a waterproof mattress protector.