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5 Tips to help you learn how to fall asleep better

We’ve all been there – settling down for bed and the moment the lights go out your brain comes alive. On average, a person takes between 10 to 20 minutes to fall asleep, but some of us toss and turn for what feels like hours before drifting off. When sleep alludes you, it can be

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Mattress care 101: Should you flip or rotate your mattress?

When was the last time you flipped or rotated your mattress? Has it been a while? Flipping or rotating your mattress is not just one of those things mom says you should do. It’s proper mattress care – a good habit to establish if you want to prolong the life of your bed. By turning

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Buying a bed online: Know your mattress terminology

Back in the day, every household purchase required a lengthy trip to the store and browsing rows upon rows of merchandise. Great for the shop-til-you-drop types, but not so fun for those of us who dread venturing out into the thongs of hurried consumers. Luckily, the age of technology makes shopping a quick and painless

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Choosing the right children’s mattress

Eighteen years may seem like a long time, but from a parent’s perspective, it feels like your kids grow up in the blink of an eye. One minute you’re holding a tiny infant in your arms, the next they’re running around all over the place, talking nineteen to the dozen, and before you know it

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How to stop snoring: 5 self help tips to end the nightly serenade

We’ve all wondered how to stop snoring at some point in our lives. Whether we’re the ones sawing away or it’s your partner keeping you up at night, it can be disruptive if it’s a regular occurrence. Don’t lose hope. Before you resort to sleeping on opposite sides of the house, there are a few

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4 Health benefits of a new mattress

Are you getting your eight hours a night? Yes or no, the real question you should be asking yourself is whether you’re getting quality sleep each night. Well, are you? It’s all very well going to bed early, but if you’re tossing and turning or waking up tired and achy, you’re not giving your body

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Our bed brands: Get to know our marvelous manufacturers

Buying a new bed isn’t a decision anyone should take lightly. After all, you spend a third of your life ensconced under the covers – the most valuable eight hours of each day. There’s nothing a good night’s sleep can’t fix. Here at The Bed Store, there’s nothing we value more than the restoring power

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How to care for your new mattress

Congratulations! You’ve taken the plunge and purchased a new mattress. After all the time you spent deciding on the perfect centrepiece for your bedroom, you want it to last as long as possible. Right? The good news is that a quality mattress can last between seven to ten years when cared for correctly. Before sinking

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