When it comes to buying a mattress, you need to ensure that you find one that's comfortable for you. Read our handy guide below and determine which type of mattress suits your personal needs. We've a wide range to choose from, so you're certain to find a style that will provide you with the ultimate night's sleep – because everyone deserves a good night's sleep.
Orthopaedic mattresses are designed to contour your body to minimise pressure points and allow a balanced support across your body to prevent aches and pains. Usually much firmer than other mattresses orthopaedic mattresses are perfect for those people who need that extra support whilst sleeping.
Pocket sprung mattresses are manufactured with a clever movement-isolating system of individually nested pocket springs, which encases each spring in cushioned fabric for consistent support. Pocket sprung mattresses also offer superior support of spinal alignment, providing a more luxurious feel. These springs work independently from each other which means that it minimises roll together and disturbances when two people share a bed and one is a restless sleeper.
Open Coil Spring
Sometimes called traditional spring or bonnell spring, open coil spring mattresses are manufactured using a series of connected springs, and usually come with a rod edge border for additional structural support. This spring system is then sandwiched between a series of foam and fabric layers creating a comfortable sleep surface.
Memory foam mattresses are crafted from temperature-sensitive foam that adjusts to the sleeper’s body, which helps relieve pressure points. Memory foam mattresses are usually denser than other foam mattresses and retain heat for extra comfort.
They come in a full range of sizes, ranging from single mattresses measuring at 90cm in width and 190cm in length, to the far large super king size mattress measuring 183cm in width and 200cm in length. Can’t find the size you’re looking for?
Here’s a list of UK Standard size mattresses:
UK Single: 90cm x 190cm
UK Small double: 120cm x 190cm
UK Double: 135cm x 190cm
UK King size: 150cm x 200cm
UK Super-king size: 180cm x 200cm