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How is a Latex Mattress Made?

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Latex mattresses are growing in popularity as people discover the many wonderful, back-saving, environmental, and other benefits they deliver – not to mention their exceptionally long lifespans when compared to other mattresses. But, as awareness is raised about the many benefits of sleeping on a natural latex mattress, there is a corresponding increase in questions about how latex mattresses are made.

Frequently Asked Questions about Latex Mattresses

When considering latex mattresses, many people, just like you, have questions about the mattresses themselves and their options. These are a few of the most frequently asked questions related to latex mattresses.

Is a Latex Mattress the Same Thing as an Organic Mattress?

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When shopping for a mattress, whether it is a latex mattress, organic mattress, innerspring mattress, or memory foam mattress, you’ll come across a number of terms — many of which you’ll know, and others you may not know.

How Does a Latex Mattress Compare to a Traditional Innerspring Mattress?

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A new mattress is no small investment. But, investing in innerspring mattressthe right mattress can make a world of difference for not only your quality of sleep, but also your overall health.

5 Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Chances are good that you want to do your part to help save the planet. If everyone begins taking small steps today to reduce their own carbon footprints, the amount of good it will do for the planet is amazing. These are a few simple ways you can reduce your carbon footprint for the good of Mother Earth.

Should You Start Your Married Life with a New Mattress?

Getting married brings many changes into your life. Some of them are going to take a little getting used to. With so many things changing, is this a good time to bring a new mattress into the mix?

What is the Meaning of Hypoallergenic?

WebMD describes hypoallergenic as something that “causes fewer allergic reactions than other products.” This does not indicate that there are no allergens released by the product, item, or animal. It only implies that there are fewer allergens than you might find in a similar product made with different ingredients or with a different style of manufacturing.

Mattresses and Landfills: Why Buying a Natural Latex Mattress Matters

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When purchasing a new mattress, your decision can have an impact on the planet seven or ten years down the road. Most mattresses are made with materials that are not recyclable. This means they land (in whole or in part) in landfills around the world.

Shall I Buy a Natural or Organic Latex Mattress – What is the Difference?

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You will come across many questions as you shop around for mattresses and compare products and prices. It’s always important to know what you’re getting so that you can make apples to apples comparisons as you explore your mattress options.

On occasion, you’ll come across terms such as natural latex mattresses or organic latex mattresses. On the surface, they seem to say the same things. But, there is a significant difference between natural latex and organic latex.

Benefits of Non-Glued Latex Mattress Layers

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Believe it or not, many makers of “natural” latex mattresses actually glue the layers of their mattresses together. Not only does this introduce a few decidedly unnatural ingredients into the mix, but it robs mattress buyers of the ability to fully customize their mattress orders after the sale. Before you buy a natural latex mattress, here are a few benefits of going with non-glued latex mattress layers over those that are glued together.