Different Types of Mattress Explained
The type of mattress you use determines the quality of sleep, an exceptionally hard, soft or lumpy mattress is a nightmare to the user. Therefore much consideration is needed in your choice of mattress.
A good mattress although pricey is cost effective in the long run, be ause they are durable and adds to your physical, and mental well-being. It also helps improve productivity in your office.
In this publication we will cover the different types of mattress in the market, popular brands and their prices.
Types of mattress
The most popular type of mattress is the foam mattress. However in the market you find Waterbed Mattress, Gel Mattress, Cotton, and Adjustable Bed Mattresses.
Others are the Adjustable Air Mattress, Futon Mattress, Mattress pad, Foam Mattresses, Pillow Top Mattresses, Tempur, Gel Memory Foam, Latex Foam, Air mattress.
- Waterbed Mattress
- Gel Mattress
- Adjustable Bed Mattresses
- Adjustable Air Mattress
- Futon Mattress
- Mattress pad
- Foam Mattresses
- Pillow Top Mattresses
- Gel Memory Foam
- Latex Foam
- Air mattress
Mattress brands in Nigeria are Vitafoam, MOUKA foam, POLLY FOAM, WINCO FOAM. WINCO foam limited was incorporated in 1983, they produce quality double layer mattress for the general public.
Other top quality brands are Vitafoam and Mouka foam with a large distribution network and share of the foam mattress industry. Another popular brand is UNIFOAM MATTRESS establish 1981 they are known for their quality products and durable products.
- MOUKA FOAM
- POLLY FOAM
- WINCO FOAM
- UNIFOAM MATTRESS
- ROYAL FOAM
How to choose a mattress
To choose the right mattress you need to consider your sleeping position. Some of us sleep on our sides while others prefer laying on their backs.
Others are durability of the material, cost, size of the bed and level of softness of the foam. For example memory foam offers best pressure relief and is adaptable to your body shape. They aid spine alignment by reducing the strain on shoulders and hip while you sleep. This type of multilayer foam is firm durable and adaptive, however it has a tendency to trap heat.
Tempur mattress are pressure relieving mattress made from dense material. They support the contours of the body on a more natural way.
A Gel Mattress combines foam base, spring and gel foam for proper body support and reduction in heat. It works in a way similar to the memory foam and a good alternative.
Innerspring mattresses have steel coils in them, they are springy and bouncy. Perfect for people who sleep on their backs they offer good support.
Adjustable Air Mattress
With an Adjustable Air Mattress you can change the firmness level of the airbed with a remote control. Adjusting the mattress can help reduce back pain and sleeping disorders.
Latex mattress are organic mattresses made from trees. They are expensive, more bouncy than others and dense.
Hybrid mattress is a combination of memory foam, coil and latex. They are modern and offers the properties of different foams.
Popular of Mattresses
Vita Corona Mattress
Shine Mattress (student Mattress)
Royal Form Mattress- Amarya – 6ft X 3.5ft X 8”
Royal Foam – Amarya – 6Ft X 3Ft X 6”
Flora 6 By 4.5 X10” Quality Mattress Bed
Mouka Flora 6 x 4.5 x 20″
Mouka Flora 6 x 4.5 x 10 N
Mouka Flora 6 x 4.5 x 8″
Mouka Flora 6 x 6 x 14″
Mouka Flora 6 x 6 x 8″