Also known as polyurethane or viscoelastic foam, memory foam includes such chemicals that increase the viscosity and density of the foam. Biggest advantage of memory foam is fast recovery of foam to its original shape after weight is removed. Here’s a guide to help you when buying memory foam for your bedroom.
Prefer High Density Mattress: Before you buy memory foam mattress check its density. Low quality mattress has 2 to 3 lb. density. Medium quality foams have 3 to 4.5 lb. density. Best quality foam is over 4.5 lb. density. Usually 5.3 to 6.3 lb is considered as perfect density to support human body.
Layers: Mostly memory foam mattress is in two or three layers like comfort layer, support foam and high density foam base.
Temperature Sensitive: Temperature sensitivity makes memory foam so unique. When you lay down on a memory foam mattress, body weight causes the mattress dissolve away. When you settle in your body temperature begins to affect the material.
Warranty: Carefully read warranty information it will help you in a situation whenever you face problem in it. Most important check seller’s repute in the market. From how long time has the manufacturer in the mattress business.
Compare prices: Compare prices of the memory mattress on different selling website and also in the market. If you find quality mattress with best price then select that seller.
Testing: Before you buy any memory foam mattress test it with sitting or lying on it will give you true picture.
Comfort test: Ask for comfort test for short time period to see if you are comfortable with it or facing any issue. Some companies allow comfort testing with some instructions. They also have return policy. Test your mattress for specific time if you are satisfied with it then good but if you are not satisfied then return mattress to the seller or exchange it.
Memory foam Topper: If you have a good quality mattress then you can only buy a memory foam topper. But be aware many mattresses are of a low density and comparatively high price for quality.
Benefits of the Memory Foam Mattress:
Memory foam mattress has unique benefits. Different types of memory mattress differ in comfort level they offer. Prefer mattress with above 4.5 lb density. The Price of mattress increases with the density of the foam. Typically we pay more for denser foam. Memory foams with low density don’t give comfort ability.
Always prefer quality mattress don’t buy those mattress that are cheap and have low quality. Low quality mattress is just waste of money they will not durable and long last. Also focus on the comfort that mattress is providing. There are many memory foam mattresses that offer much thicker memory foam layers and they feel too relaxed when you get sucked in, adjusting from side to side can be a problem