8 Things To Know About Buying A Mattress
King or queen? Coil or foam? Firm or soft? When it comes to mattresses, there are so many questions. Good thing, then, that we have answers
I remember the worst sleep of my life. It was on a futon and the sleep was so bad that, halfway through the night, I ended up moving to the carpeted floor. It was the first time I noticed how much of an impact a mattress has on my sleep quality, and now I’m starting to notice how uncomfortable my own mattress is. There’s a spring sticking out on the left, a sleep impression made on the right. No matter how many times I flip it, I wake up with minor lower back pain and a general feeling of achiness – I’ve also had the thing for 10 years. These are all signs that it’s time to buy a new mattress, but there’s a lot to consider before making this big purchase. Here are eight things you should know.