Mattress FAQ

Nectar Mattress in bedroom gray

Memory Foam

What’s the best memory foam mattress to buy?
We say Nectar.
What’s the best memory foam king mattress?
We say Nectar
Top memory foam mattresses in a box?
Nectar, Layla, Loom and Leaf, Aslan

Are gel memory foam mattresses cooler?
Gel foam and gel infused into memory foam is added for cooler sleeping because memory foam is known to be warm for sleepers. If you want the best mattress to reduce heat during sleep, a hybrid or coil mattress sleeps the coolest.

Why is copper infused into some memory foam mattresses?
Copper is used to reduce heat in memory foam and it promotes a cooler sleeping condition. The Layla mattress is the most popular copper infused memory foam mattress.

Who makes the best memory foam mattress?
Both Nectar Sleep and Loom & Leaf are solid choices.

 

Saatva in bedroom

Hybrid/Coils

What is the firmest mattress you can buy?
We like the Saatva Classic Firm

Foam

Who has the best unique, non-memory foam mattress material?

Purple Mattress

purple foam material

New Mattress by Purple

 

Latex

Top latex mattress in a box?
Zenhaven, Eco-Terra, Latex For Less

Cheap latex in a box?
Zenhaven, Latex For Less

 


General Questions

How often should you change a mattress?
The lifespan of most mattresses is 7-10 years. How often to change a mattress depends on a number of issues like care and the weight of people sleeping on it. Latex and foam mattresses last longer than coils. If your mattress is sagging, it’s time to get a new one or try turning it over for a little extra life.
Do mattresses have weight limits?
The box spring or foundation of a bed often have weight limits and they average around 300 pounds and up. A good quality mattress like the Nectar mattress has a weight limit of 650 pounds.

What is a bed in a box?
A memory foam or hybrid mattress compressed into a box for shipping and small enough to fit through a front door.

What is the coolest mattress?
A mattress built with coils and cotton increases air circulation for coolness.

What is the best mattress for over-weight people and heavy couples?
These two are both built for heavy people, Saatva HD and Brooklyn Bedding Titan

What is the firmest mattress available?
Brooklyn Bedding Signature firm mattress and Saatva Classic Firm

What is the best mattress for the money?
Nectar Sleep

What is the best mattress on the market?
In our opinion right now in 2019, Saatva and Nectar Sleep