Mattress replacement: A new source of stress relief

Blog provided by The Foam Factory Many of us live stress-filled lives. Whether it’s managing the challenges of work, school, or family, we need ways to practice good self-care by getting enough rest to sustain our bodies and minds. There are many small ways to eliminate unnecessary stress from our lives, but did you know that getting a good mattress replacement is one of them? According to a study published in the Journal of Chiropractic …

How often should you change your mattress?

Blog provided by The Foam Factory All mattresses have a finite lifespan, but depending on whom you ask, some types of mattresses last longer than others. Latex is one of the longest-lasting mattress materials with some claiming that it can last up to 12-20 years. Memory foam is also relatively long-lasting, with some claiming that it can last up to 10 years if it is well-maintained. If you do some research on the Internet, you’re …

How to Effectively Clean Your Mattress

The average homeowner sleeps 6-7 hours on their bed. Most of the time, they’ll take off the sheets, wash them, and put them back on without taking a second glance at the mattress itself. What they end up with is a nest for bacteria, dust mites, and dead skin. That’s not exactly a quaint area where you want to rest your body for the night. If you haven’t considered doing an in-depth cleaning of both …

Comparing Memory Foam and Latex Foam Mattresses

Written by The Foam Factory Having the right mattress is essential to getting a good night’s sleep. Modern technology has led to many advances in mattress foam material. Two of the most popular recent types of foam used in mattresses are memory foam and latex. Both options offer the potential for a great night’s sleep. Here’s a look at some of the advantages of memory foam and latex before you shop for a mattress replacement: …

The Do’s and don’ts of Mattress Care

Written by TheFoamFactory.com The mattress is a crucial factor when it comes to quality of life. We spend almost on third of our life sleeping and the quality of a mattress can directly affect the quality of our sleep. Bad sleep can result in less energy and eventually affect your health. Proper care is important to maintain the quality and support of the mattress. Here are several basics to follow: Proper Installation When getting a …

Top reasons to replace a mattress

Written by TheFoamFactory.com After some years of use and depending on the durability of your mattress and its material, you might have to go for a replacement. However, it might be hard to determine when is the exact moment to change. The list below provides some of the signs that you need to consider. Lack of comfort This is the most important aspect to consider to help you determine whether it is the right moment …

High Density Foam Sheets at Your Gym

Written by Foam Factory, Inc. If you tend to hit the gym often, you might have noticed that many workout moves would require the use of an exercise mat. These mats are an important element of your workout as they lie flat on the floor and do not move constantly. This promotes stability and performance. The constant fear of slipping while working out might drive you out of focus when you are using a bath …

Not All Mattresses are the Same

Written by Foam Factory, Inc. Mattresses are all not the same. This is because mattresses have different types of foam inserts and fillings. Some mattresses contain dense foam while others contain convoluted ones. Some mattresses are made of latex and others are made out of memory foam. Memory foam was first used by none other than the NASA around the 1960s and it filled airplane seats rather than mattresses. The main component of this particular …

How to Use Foam in the Bedroom

Are you one of the many Americans suffering from sleep deprivation? Even one or two hours from a night of sleep can have detrimental effects for you throughout the day. Lack of sleep can cause you to be sluggish, forgetful and can leave your body aching. One of the simplest solutions to this problem is to utilize foam in the bedroom. Foam is affordable and easy to replace, plus you can have foam custom cut …

Know when to replace seat cushions

Written by Foam Factory Inc. If your seat cushions have dropped and no longer provide the support they used to provide before, then it’s probably time to replace them. We all have been confronted at some point with the issue of saggy or sloppy cushions on our favorite chair or sofa. Apart from the lack of comfort, these worn out cushions can also be the cause of muscle pains in the necks, arms and back …