Things To Consider Before Buying A Mattress

Has it been more than eight years since you purchased your mattress? I guess it is time for you to purchase a new one then. It is advised by medical professionals that mattresses that you sleep on needs to be changed every 5-8 years. You might feel like you can really go on for another twenty years with that mattress, but you need to remember that you are not doing your spine a favor. If you are holding yourself back because you do not know how to buy a mattress, here are some tips.

Mattresses with Springs

These types are most commonly known as inner spring mattress. There is a high chance of your mattress at home being one of this kind. Any of the mattress stores in Dubai will have these types of mattresses. The good thing about these is that it is like an all in one package. They are fluffy, firm and comfortable for most people. If you consider the price of this, the cheaper ones have lesser springs and as the price goes up the quality increases.

Mattresses with Foam

This is a type of mattress that has a growing demand in the market. These are most famously called memory foam mattresses and consists of layers of foam. This mattress tends to change the shape according to your movement. Therefore, this is not the ideal type of mattress to purchase if you are sharing your bed with someone else. However, if you just bought yourself another type of mattress and would love to own yourself a foam mattress, get yourself a memory foam mattress topper which serves the purpose to some extent.

Mattresses with Air

These are the famous mattresses that you blow up. These come in handy when you have guests over or when you are out on holiday. This might not be the most comfortable to sleep on, but as it indeed serves the purpose as an emergency sleeper. The firmness or the softness of the mattress can be adjusted with the amount of air you blow into the mattress. You need to get yourself an air pump as this could make you run out of breath. However, it is not advised to sleep on an air mattress if you don’t feel comfortable sleeping on it as it might create health complications like backaches. Keep the air mattress for emergency only if a health problem arises.

There are many other types of mattress such as latex mattresses, water beds and sofa beds. You can do your research at home to find the perfect mattress to suit your needs. There after you can go to a mattress store and speak to an expert to get their opinion as well. Afterwards, you can buy the perfect mattress that helps you sleep as soon as you fall onto it.