Understanding the Types
Shopping for a new mattress can be overwhelming, especially if you are a first timer. They’re lots of brands and everyone out there wants you to buy their own. Even with the best mattress reviews, practical skills and a little now-how is needed so that you land yourself a great deal. So what are the types?
Memory Foam Mattress
They are mostly composed of polyurethane and are ideal for a majority of folks suffering from joint pain and back pain. Some will tend to have latex variation. This kind will in most cases soften when there is weight on top of it and mold to the weights dimension.
Inner spring Mattress
They have been in existence since the times of old. Our old folks used them and they’re still a darling to many. Inner spring mattresses are composed of steel coils that are configured strategically. They’re less expensive and consumer reports have it that they’re widely sold.
Adjustable Air Mattresses
These are unique and highly customizable. By using a special electric pump, this kind can be inflated to the desired firmness. Certain brands have also incorporated foam as an additional layer.
Easy to follow Tips
Get a feel of the mattress by lying on it
Certain brands allow potential buyers to lie on the mattress prior to making a purchase. If you’re not allowed to do so, this might as well be a factor to consider. Great brands have no problem when you lie on their mattress prior to a successful purchase. Shoo away any disturbance from salespersons, ensure you’re comfortable and do not feel pressured.
Return policy is your collateral. Should the mattress not be as presumed you can always return. Return polices will vary, certain brands will accept but not issue refunds. In this case, ensure that they do and confirm whether there’re some charges for shipping and/or re-stocking.
Understand the Warranty
Warranty could be anywhere from 10 to 25 years. Extended warranty will also cover manufacturing errors. Ensure to read the warranty note and ask questions where need be.
You can haggle!
This may not apply everywhere but where applicable ensure to try and bring the price down. Don’t be afraid to negotiate, and at times walk away. Always remember it’s your money and time at stake. Insist what you believe is the best price.
Happy shopping!Date Of Update: 10 July 2017, 18:30