How to Choose a Perfect Mattress For Your Family


Running a family home can be a stressful affair, especially when it is time for some redecorating. Now there are two ways to do this. The first option is re-doing all the bedrooms at once. The second option is to take your time, doing one every 6 months or so. Unfortunately however, and such is the way with kids, that when one has something new, the others want the same. If you decide to redecorate all of the kids’ rooms at once, including the bedroom, one aspect which you will have to spend most time on during this decorating madness will be buying new mattresses for everyone. You should take a lot of consideration for this, as after all, it is where you spend most of your time. To get the right mattress for the family, here is what you should be looking at.


Mother and son jump on bed

Kids between the age of a toddler and a young teenager require a lot of physical support from their mattress, especially as they are still growing. Most of these growth spurts take place during the night, so it is really important that you get the decision just right in terms of what mattress you get for them. Go for an innerspring mattress, with a foam layer on top. This is the perfect blend for your growing children. These mattresses will offer the support that the kids need, as well as provide durability for boisterous children.

Adults and Older Teens

Adults-and-Older-TeensThere is only one choice for the adults and the older teens in the house when it comes to what they sleep on, and that is a memory foam mattress. These mattresses not only provide maximum comfort, thus ensuring a great night’s sleep, but they also have a great many health benefits. Through sleeping on a mattress which is 100% memory foam, you can ensure that your spine and muscles in the back will be given the support which they need, along with other muscles and joints in the body. Anyone with general aches and pains can find relief with a mattress such as this, because of the way that the memory foam contours around your body to provide maximum support.



It is quite possible that the spare room in your house is generally occupied by the kids’ grandparents when they come to stay. So you should also spare a thought for what kind of mattress they could best benefit from. The smartest decision here would be a hypoallergenic memory foam mattress, which is made using latex foam. These mattresses will provide a great level of support to the elderly, as well as helping to relax certain pressure points in the body, leading to better blood circulation and lowering the blood pressure. The hypoallergenic nature of the mattress also means that no bacteria or allergens will get into the mattress – making it perfect for anyone in their twilight years with a low immune system.

Don’t simply rely on any old mattress for your family. Make sure that they are sleeping on a quality product which gives them what they need.

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