Category / Mattresses

  • December 23, 2016 - Marshall Coyle

    BETTER MATTRESS CHOICES FOR 2017

    You may be reading this because you have already discovered how it difficult it is to intelligently shop for a new mattress. If you find the shopping process uncomfortable, unpleasant, or irrational whether shopping in person, or navigating the Internet, you have a lot of company. My goal is to provide you with usable information […]

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  • Which Is Best: Platform Bed, Box Spring, or Foundation? The simple answer is, “all of the above”, but there are rules and differences for what goes best under and into each mattress. Follow the rules and you will find happiness in bed. The accurate answer depends on the type of mattress that will go on top. […]

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  • This article was originally published by the Baseline of Health Foundation. Carcinogenic Memory Foam Mattresses | Health Blog Date: 07/16/2016    Written by: Hiyaguha Cohen © 1999-2016 The Baseline of Health Foundation If you’ve ever shopped for a mattress, you know how gnarly the process can be. First of all, manufacturers sell the same mattresses under different […]

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  • October 26, 2015 - Marshall Coyle

    CertiPur US approval list April, 2017

    This is a list of companies that use CertiPur US approved foams

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  • September 25, 2015 - Marshall Coyle

    Mattress Shopping 103

    continued from home page… My goal is to make you feel comfortable when you are trying to understand a written or spoken sales presentation. You will have a useful understanding of how the mattress business and mattresses themselves work. You will understand much of the jargon the salesperson (Retail Sales Associate) uses to sell you mattresses […]

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  • Californians have banded together to sue Tempur Sealy in a class action suit claiming that volatile outgassing chemicals coming from their mattresses have injured their health. This possibility about all memory foams has been discussed for years on the internet, but this is only the second lawsuit that I am aware of. Possibly science will […]

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  • March 16, 2015 - Marshall Coyle

    Genuine Major Luxury Hotel Mattresses

    Here is a listing of many major hotel mattress data including probable selling price.  These prices are subject to fluctuation and you should call the hotel to check current prices if you are shopping around. They rarely go down, but not completely unheard of.  If you found a mattress in a good hotel to be comfortable, that […]

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  • HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL REPORTS What type of mattress is best for people with low back pain?  March 12, 2015  Back pain is one of the top reasons that people begin to lose mobility in middle age. Pain can keep people from engaging in physical activity, making it more difficult for them to maintain a healthy weight […]

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  • March 5, 2015 - Marshall Coyle

    Which Brand Is Best? Casper or Tuft and Needle?

    Which Brand Is Best?  Casper or Tuft and Needle?   The most common disappointment I have been hearing about happens when someone invests in a highly hyped “miracle mattress” that turns out to have a thin comfort layer of all synthetic Dunlop process latex.  Think Casper.   One customer in a million might know that the reason for this promoter’s […]

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  • Latex Foam Rubber What actually is it? Foamed Latex, both Talalay and Dunlop is defined as: Any of several natural or synthetic colloidal polymers suspended in an aqueous solution. Basically: rubber particles in water WHAT IS NATURAL LATEX? Natural Latex is a milky substance harvested from rubber tree plants (Havea brasiliensis) which are grown in tropical climate plantations […]

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