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What you should know about bed bugs
Over the last 15 years, you may have noticed an explosion in the number of stories about bed bug infestations hitting the news.
How to ensure your mattress has enough support
In order to properly care for your new mattress, you’ll want to make sure it has plenty of proper support. Without proper support, your mattress may age faster, exacerbating body impressions or sagging in the middle.
How to safely clean your mattress — and keep it clean
Keeping your mattress clean is an important step to ensuring its long-term durability. But accidents and spills happen, especially if you have kids or pets in the home. Cleaning your mattress can be a delicate process because you
How your diet can impact your sleep
Did you know that what you eat during the day may be impacting how well you sleep at night? Our diet and nutrition can impact nearly all areas of our health and wellbeing. The foods and drinks we consume can either help us sleep
How to build healthy sleep habits
A good night’s sleep is vital to a healthy lifestyle, and getting a good night’s sleep consistently starts with healthy sleep habits. These habits are known as sleep hygiene. Just like your physical hygiene habits keep your body
Why we don’t make mattress recommendations based on sleep position
Customers often ask us for specific mattress recommendations based on their preferred sleep position. Such recommendations are common in the mattress industry. There are plenty of mattress companies that claim to be able to
Why we believe in American-made products
At The Original Mattress Factory, we believe in American-made products. Our local approach has been key to our business model from the very beginning. All of our retail locations are satellites around our 12 factory locations.
Busting 3 common sleep myths
Sleep is vital to a healthy lifestyle, but many adults struggle to get an adequate quality and quantity of sleep each night. There are some common myths that can get in the way of getting a good night’s sleep, so we wanted to
Why free returns end up costing you more
Free returns for 30, 90, even 365 days are now common thanks to online mattress companies. Since you can’t test these products out before you buy them, these policies help provide a bit of reassurance in case the mattress isn’t
The ultimate guide to custom-size mattresses
Standard-size mattresses (i.e. twin, twin XL, full, full XL, queen, king, and California king) are easy to find, but if you need a mattress in a non-standard size or shape for your antique bed, boat, or RV, your options may be a