Life Hack: Taking Care of Your Mattress

When you make the decision to toss your old bed out in favor of a crisp, clean, comfortable new one, you’ll be back in snooze land in no time. Of course, once you have your new mattress, Mattress Firm wants to help you take some steps to protect your investment and save money in the long run. Here are a few ways to take care of your mattress investment.

Rotate your mattress every 2 months
That means turning it 180-degrees. Whether it is a double sided mattress or “no-flip” variety you should rotate it regularly, especially in the first six months of ownership to prevent sagging.

Use a Mattress Cover
Mattress covers protect your mattress from spills and dirt. They are very thin and light and can be fitted over the mattress similar to a sheet. Water proof mattress covers are made from materials like vinyl or plastic and are beneficial to keep fluids from imbedding deep in the fibers of your mattress causing mold and bacteria growth.
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What to Consider Before Buying A New Mattress

Do you wake up with an achy back and little to no rest? Or does your mattress look saggy or lumpy? It sounds like the right time to invest in a new Mattress Firm bed. 

Nothing beats relaxing into your own comfortable bed after a long, busy day. Since you’re considering buying a new mattress, rest assured that it does not have to be a nightmare. Mattress Firm is here to guide you on everything you need to know before you commit.
TRUTH: There’s a lot to consider before buying a new mattress for your room or rooms. We understand it is a big commitment— but the mattress buying process doesn’t have to be a dreadful one. Here’s a few tips that will ensure your shopping trip in the store or online is as smooth as an afternoon snooze. 
Do some research online before you head to the store. With so many different selections and brands to choose from doing your research before may help you narrow down your search. You may look up a health condition and find the best Mattress Firm bed for a stiff or …

When Should I Invest in a New Mattress for My Bed?

A good night’s sleep starts with a healthy comfortable mattress. Before you hit the snooze button make sure your current mattress is a comfy place to sleep.

It’s been More than 5 Years

The accumulation of oil and moisture, as well as dead skin, builds up over time. That should be enough to motivate you to retire your old mattress! While there's no one-size-fits-all answer, it's important to remember that bodies change over time and the need for comfort and support increases with age. Even if your current mattress isn't totally worn out, having to go from soft to firm or vice versa could be enough of a reason to spring for a new mattress.
It Smells Funny

Over time, your mattress can provide the perfect breeding ground for a whole host of unpleasant bacteria and fungi (hence dead skin). If you're bedroom's damp, mold could be an issue. While most common mold spores don't affect the majority of people, a select few can experience coughing, wheezing, itchy eyes, and ec…