Polyurethane Foam Mattress Topper For Better Rest
The growing popularity of memory foam mattresses is evident, as more an...
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Polyurethane Foam Mattress Topper For Better Rest

The growing popularity of memory foam mattresses is evident, as more and more people are purchasing ...
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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  • 1. Polyurethane Foam Mattress Topper For Better Rest The growing popularity of memory foam mattresses is evident, as more and more people are purchasing one to get a better night sleep. After sleeping in one, you get up feeling more rested and have fewer aches and pains. Some people are not happy with their purchase and feel that they did not receive the results they expected. This is large part to buying a cheap mattress and not doing their research prior to buying. As with any other product sold the quality ranges and there are good ones and bad ones. Polyurethane foam is a very comfortable material. It is also known as 'memory foam' because it has the ability to mold to the contours of the body quickly. The material was developed by NASA in the 1960s, to improve the safety and comfort of aircraft seats. Polyurethane is added with other chemicals to increase its viscosity and density, hence creating a visco-elastic material. Also important in the construction of a foam mattress topper is the thickness. If you imagine this what is a mattress topper on top of your current mattress, imagine lying on top of it. The only way to prevent the underlying mattress coils or material from coming through is to ensure that the topper is thick enough. Most do not require much, but choosing those that are as thick and three to four inches will provide excellent improvement to the quality of your current mattress. These are more expensive, though. For a discount mattress topper option, consider those toppers that are one to two inches thick. These are an understandable choice if the underlying mattress is still in decent shape but you require more comfort added to the bed. Formaldehyde, which research indicates causes cancer, can be found in everything from your baby's furniture to the crib, crib bedding and crib mattress. Try an furniture grade plywood, all natural wood furniture and crib and 100% organic bedding. Most of the time a cheap mattress toppers will the best mattress for couples because even though the foam is semi-soft it has extremely good support characteristics. You need to shop for a good quality, high density mattress to get this support. Some memory foam mattress toppers are made with foam that was developed at NASA, so you know you are getting a good product. These mattress toppers sense body temperature and weight of astronauts so it could protect them during re-entry and lift off. Once word got out that NASA had such a foam, mattress manufacturers wanted to get their hands on it. There are too many toxic chemicals in your child's room to cover here, but removing these five common chemicals is an important step towards creating a healthier home.

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