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Time for a change?  A guide to know when it's time to replace your mattress.
Spring has sprung and with a new season comes a new sense of excitement and for many, motivation to reset. Maybe you want to refresh your living space, or focus on a lifestyle change such as eating healthier or prioritizing
Old School: New Cool – Embracing our “Dinosaur” Identity
Old School Doesn’t Go Extinct. They Say Dinosaur, We Say Thank You. A customer recently shared their story on how a competitor’s sales associate talked about our mattresses. The associate stated, “I know OMF mattresses last
Comparing the OMF innerspring vs. standard encased coils
Proper support is vital to healthy sleep, and support comes from the core of your mattress — typically either an innerspring or foam core.
Bed frames vs. platform beds: Which one is right for you?
A mattress is an investment, so it’s important to take care of it to ensure it will give you a good night’s sleep for years to come. That means using a mattress protector to keep it clean and flipping and/or rotating it regularly
What is a hybrid mattress?
Hybrids are an increasingly popular mattress style. Instead of choosing between an innerspring mattress and a foam mattress, hybrid mattresses allow you to get the best of both worlds.
How we evaluate new products and materials in our mattress test center
At our factory in Cleveland, Ohio, we have a test center where we perform extensive testing on our own products, evaluate new materials, and compare products from other mattress brands. These tests can help us determine a
Box spring vs. foundation: What you need to know
When you’re purchasing a new mattress, you’ll have a variety of box springs or foundations to choose from based on the mattress brand from which you choose to purchase. (Not sure whether or not you even need a box spring? Click
What you need to know about mattress construction
There are a variety of ways to build a mattress. A mattress’ construction is one of the factors that will impact its unique feel. (The other factors include the support system and the types and amounts of upholstery materials.)
Which Original Mattress Factory line is right for you?
At The Original Mattress Factory, we pride ourselves on offering products to fit nearly every need or want. Mattress shopping can be overwhelming, but we do our best to make our sales floors easy to navigate so you can find the
What is the durability scale?
If you’ve spent some time on our website, you may have noticed our durability scale feature on each of our mattress products. The durability scale gives you an idea of how durable a mattress or set will be. How long a mattress or