Welcome to Bed Buying Advice, the independent, impartial bed and mattress buying guide with professional advice that will help you choose the right bed or mattress for your needs.
The aim of this site is simple, to help you choose the correct bed, mattress or bedframe by demystifying the jargon and technologies associated with the bed and bedding industry.
To accomplish this we have provided a number of articles providing help and advice on common subjects which consumers tend to become confused about. We hope this information assists you in your purchase and that you find a bed, mattress, bedframe or headboard that you are happy with, one which assists you with your sleep for years to come.
One thing we can't stress enough is that the most important things you can do when purchasing a bed is to try them. Everyone has their own preference to both comfort and support and the best way to find your preference is to find a local, reputable bed retailer, have a chat with them, have a lie down on the beds and test them for at least 10 minutes. This way regardless of the beds advertised benefits you will be able to tell if it feels right for you.
A Three quarter bed (also known as a "four foot" bed) sits nicely in between a standard single (90cm) and a standard double bed (135cm), they are perfect if you need that little bit of extra sleepi...
Bed sizes | Three Quarter / Four Foot
Sprung slats are now used in many wood, metal, fabric and leather bed frames and in some cases even in divans. They have an advantage over traditional solid slat and mesh bases as they provide a mo...
Bed Frames and Bedsteads | Slats
GELTEX® is the new kid on the block in the world of beds and mattresses and it has arrived with its sights firmly set on yesteryears favourite, memory foam. If you take a quick lo...
Mattresses | Geltex
There are many people that simply don't like the idea of tufts in a mattress, as they are under the impression that the tufts will cause them discomfort through the night. The problem is that tufts...
Mattresses | Choosing a new mattress
People tend to make the choice between Divans and bed frames for different reasons. Bed frames tend to be chosen due to them being more pleasing to the eye whereas divans tend to be chosen for thei...
Buying a new bed | Choosing a new bed
A common issue that customers encounter when looking to purchase a new pocket sprung mattress is with regards to the number of pocket springs they should be aiming for....
Mattresses | Spring Systems
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