The Original Mattress Factory Blog

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
How your phone and tablet could be impacting your sleep
Our smart phones, tablets, and laptops have become a major part of our lives. From working to staying connected to friends and family, we seem to always have these devices nearby from the moment we wake up in the morning to when
How a bad night’s sleep can impact your health
When it comes to sleep, quantity and quality are key to good physical and mental health. Even one night of poor sleep can have a negative impact on your health and quality of life, and long-term sleep deprivation is linked to a
Why skepticism is important when mattress shopping
When you’re shopping for a new mattress, you’re probably doing your research and asking for recommendations from your friends and family. This is a great way to get started and narrow down your options before you hit the stores.
Mattress size guide: Which size is right for you?
When you’re shopping for a new mattress, choosing the right size is vital to ensuring you will be comfortable at night. You need to make sure you and anyone with whom you share a bed can stretch out comfortably.
Why we offer our best price to everyone every day
The mattress industry is known for its big holiday weekend sales, but if you pay attention, you’ll start to notice that the mainstream mattress retailers always seem to be having a big sale. If there’s always a big sale, is it