Memory foam mattresses are one of the most popular choices for people in need of a good night’s sleep. Imagine a responsive, supportive material hugging you as you slumber! As Oregon's top memory foam mattress retailer, we can give you the inside scoop on this popular bed type and help you decide if a memory foam mattress may be right for your sleep needs.
NASA developed memory foam, made from a substance called viscoelastic, as a comfortable airplane seat back in the 1960s. The memory foam mattresses we sell at our 11 locations in the Portland area – including Canby, Salem, Clackamas, Wilsonville, Beaverton, Gresham and Happy Valley – conform to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency standards, and this same material can be found in everything from helmet cushioning to shoes.
Consumers who choose memory foam typically love the:
Memory foam may not be for everyone. A few common complaints include:
On average, memory foam beds hold up better than innerspring mattresses over time. Only 11 percent of consumers who purchased a top memory foam brand reported “premature softening” over the lifespan of the bed – which is half the number of innerspring mattress owners. Memory foam may break down faster than latex; most memory foam mattresses will last about 10 years, while you may get 15 out of a latex bed.
Ultimately, a bed that “just feels right” is the most important factor for most consumers. At one of our 11 showrooms in Portland, Canby, Salem, Clackamas, Wilsonville, Beaverton, or Gresham, you can try out a number of the best memory foam mattresses to feel the difference in comfort and quality for yourself. Our expert-recommended top sellers include the Sealy Posturpedic and Optimum lines, as well as the Simmons Beautyrest and Comforpedic lines.
We offer a comfort guarantee, where you may exchange your mattress for a different make or model if you are unsatisfied with the feel of your new memory foam mattress after testing it out for 60 days. Visit us today at a Mattress World Northwest near you!