What to Look For in a Memory Foam or Latex Mattress
When shopping for a memory foam or latex mattress, some of the things you should consider include how comfortable the foam or latex mattress is; the quality, and the size of the mattress.
- Comfort – each person has his or her own unique comfort level. You should choose a foam or latex mattress that is comfortable for you. Having said that, most people believe that latex and memory foam mattress offer optimal comfort levels.
- Quality– the quality of the mattress is determined by a number of factors including the support and durability of the mattress. Choose a mattress from an established and reputable mattress manufacturer.
- Even in latex or memory foam mattresses, you will find different quality grades, so it makes sense to check the specification of each latex or memory foam mattress model to ensure you are getting good quality memory foam or latex mattresses.
- You should also check the support the mattress offers through the number of coils in the mattress, the thickness of the coils, and the way the coils have been constructed. The coils offer support to the body while the quality of the coils and the materials used in the mattress determine the mattress’ durability.
- Size – the mattress should fit the size of the bed frame you have.
Benefits of a Latex Mattress
- Made of natural material and has no synthetic additives
- Latex mattress is hypo-allergenic with anti-microbial properties. Dust-mites also find it hard to survive in a natural latex environment
- A latex mattress conforms to your body contours so you can sleep comfortably
- A latex mattress is breathable, so you can keep cool as it won’t overheat