What’s In the New Gel Memory Foam Mattresses?

A gel memory foam mattress is made from viscoelastic foam that is “infused with gel beads” to make this notoriously warm sleeping surface a bit cooler and more breathable. A mentioned in other articles on memory foam mattresses, the nature of viscoelastic foam may turn a “warm sleeper” off in […] Read more »

4-inch Memory Foam Mattress Topper

A 4-inch memory foam mattress topper can be used alone as a temporary mattress, or even a permanent one if you are light in weight and/or young in years. However, it is best used on top of a firm mattress, either an inner spring or one made of foam. This […] Read more »

3-inch Memory Foam Mattress Topper

A 3-inch memory foam mattress topper is a good solution for you if you like memory foam but can’t afford an entire new mattress made from the stuff… or you have never slept on this type of bed and want to get an idea of what it’s like. When placed […] Read more »

Best Memory Foam Mattress — Getting Down to Core Issues

The best memory foam mattress has these features: High density rating ILD range of 12-16 Good Resiliency Foundation Core at least 4-5 inches thick Layered construction, with firmest (highest density) foam in the core, and less firm layers on top Density A high density foam will hold up under years […] Read more »

The Sealy Memory Foam Mattress — How Good Is Optimum?

In early 2013, Tempurpedic Mattress Company bought Sealy, paying a cool $1 billion to buy assets and settle debts, hoping to end 20 years of general mismanagement by a string of private equity firms. As nearly everyone knows, the Tempurpedic name is synonymous with memory foam, or as it is […] Read more »

How to Choose the Best Memory Foam Mattress

The best memory foam mattress is one that makes you feel wonderful after a full night’s sleep — and won’t keep you up at night worrying about the expense. The first step in choosing the best memory foam mattress for your needs is to fully acquaint yourself with what such […] Read more »