The Original Mattress Factory Blog

What larger people should look for in a mattress
We are often contacted by customers who tell us that, because of their size, they’ve had a difficult time finding a mattress that is comfortable, supportive, and durable. We often hear that their mattresses are wearing out too
What you need to know about mattress flame retardants
We’re often contacted by prospective customers who are doing their research about flame retardants (FR) in mattresses. We applaud anyone who is doing their due diligence to make sure the products they purchase are safe for them
Why a supportive mattress doesn’t have to be a firm mattress
Adequate support is vital for healthy sleep. Without proper support, you may wake up with aches and pains or struggle to get comfortable enough to fall asleep.
Why we don’t use pocketed coils in our mattresses
If you’ve visited a mattress store recently, you’ll notice that nearly every innerspring or hybrid mattress has one thing in common: a pocketed coil system.
What a warranty means — and doesn’t mean — for your new mattress
  When you’re shopping for a mattress, you’ll find that many manufacturers and retailers advertise a warranty on their products. And that’s a good thing — this is a large purchase, so you want to make sure you’re protected.
3 common mattress features that have no benefits
The mattress industry is always looking for new gimmicks. Like many other industries, brands want to look like they’re utilizing the latest and greatest technology. While the latest smartphone may get better and better with each
What to look for in a custom boat mattress
Your boat is your home out on the water. But many boats don’t come standard with a good-quality mattress. If your boat mattress is keeping you from being rocked to sleep by the waves each night, The Original Mattress Factory can
Why we still make two-sided mattresses
When our company opened in 1990, nearly all mattress manufacturers made two-sided mattresses. And for a good reason: you can flip and rotate a two-sided mattress regularly to ensure that it wears evenly across both surfaces,
Custom RV mattresses: How to upgrade your home on the road
Your RV brings all the comforts of home to the open road. You can travel the country, whip up your favorite meal, and catch up on your favorite Netflix show, all in one place. But if the mattress in your RV isn’t providing you
Why you can’t always trust mattress reviews
Whether you’re trying to select a restaurant for dinner or preparing for a big purchase, reviews are a common way many consumers conduct research before making a decision. They can be a great way to learn about other customer’s