Going bed shopping can be tricky enough, but for some people, a conventional flat mattress just isn’t enough to choose from. If you happen to need more comfort than what the average mattress can offer, then you may be one of these disappointed shoppers. However, there is an option for you that can dramatically improve the way you sleep.
Most people sleep on flat mattresses that may put pressure on their spines. However, sleeping with the head at an incline, as the National Sleep Foundation recommends, can help take pressure off your back and other points of the body, and it can even help with conditions such as low back pain. The solution? Sleeping in an adjustable bed.
Today there are a number of styles of adjustable beds, which come in different sizes and with a number of additional features. If you’re comparison shopping for adjustable beds, here are four categories you don’t want to ignore when making a purchase:
Sizes When Considering Buying an Adjustable Bed
One of the first things you’ll likely think about is which size bed will work best for you. Sizes of adjustable beds range from twin adjustable beds to king size beds, so there’s a size for everyone. Take into account first who will be sleeping in the bed. If it’s only you, then a twin bed may be a good fit. Double, queen, and king size adjustable beds, however, can sleep two comfortably. Mattress types. From pillow top-style beds to memory foam mattresses, and coil spring, there are all kinds of options for your mattress. These mattresses also vary in thickness and firmness, so you get the chance to choose something that’s perfect for your comfort level.
Single and Dual Controls
All adjustable beds have at least one control, so they can raise and lower the upper and lower body to your specifications. However, queen and king size beds are also available with dual controls, so each partner can choose customized settings for his or her side of the bed. Thankfully, there’s no cord connected to the bed that will get twisted or become hard to reach. Adjustable beds with these controls also come with a wireless controller, similar to a TV remote.
Craftmatic® Adjustable Beds equipped with optional heat and massage, may provide temporary relief of low back pain, minor aches and pains due to muscular fatigue or overexertion, edema or swelling of the legs, poor local blood circulation of the legs, symptoms of hiatus hernia, symptoms of gastric reflux, nighttime heartburn. The optional heating accessory provides temporary relief from mild arthritis and joint pain, as well as muscle pain associated with stress and tension. Sleeping in an upright position may reduce or ease light and occasional snoring.
Which styles of adjustable beds do you think would work best for you? Contact us today to begin exploring these adjustable bed options.