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Our New Guide, 5 Secrets To Buying The Right Latex Mattress

We talk with people all the time that are confused about buying a latex bed.  That is why I have put together a new guide to help you sort through this confusion and find the right latex mattress for you — all the comfort you need, and without the risk of losing your money if it doesn’t work out for you.

You can find the guide on our site at 5 Tips For Buying The Right Latex Mattress, and our press release about this at Habitat Furnishings Announces the Release of Their New Guide – “5 Secrets To Buying The Right Latex Mattress”

 


Digital Air Beds: Why Pay Twice as Much as You Should?

Time for a new mattress?  Want to find a comfortable mattress that lasts? Need independent adjustability on both sides of your bed?  Maybe you are thinking about an adjustable air bed,but who wants to pay thousands for a quality air bed?  Don’t worry… You can get a high-end air bed for about half the price of many digital air beds that are out there.  Here’s how:

At Habitat Furnishings, we spent two years designing our extremely comfortable, high quality air beds.  These three extraordinary beds are specially crafted to be extremely comfortable cost half the price of many other brands offering similar components and features.  Afraid you won’t like our air beds?  We want to make sure you do.  That’s why we offer a full 365 days for you to try our air bed in your own home.  If you don’t like it, you can return it and get your money back. 

The three models we have designed have their own specialized features and benefits to offer, even though each model is built using our proprietary perimeter side rail foam system (which makes it easy to transfer in and out of bed, putting shoes on, etc.), our super quiet air controller and LED hardwired remote control. Our Arise model is designed for those who prefer a firmer bed, are back sleepers, but still want some control on the degree of firmness from one side to the other.

Our Aloft model is designed to provide great support while offering pressure point reduction for those seeking a supportive surface, but who made also need added weight distribution and a more nestled in feel, without that sinking effect. And finally, our biggest selling model, the Habitat Ascend Air Bed, offers both the pressure relieving qualities you get from a premium quality memory foam layer and the added benefit of the buoyant, uplifting qualities of pure natural latex. No sinking, no digging your way out of an abyss, but rather effortless turning, and excellent “fill-in” of pocketed areas like your lumbar region, between shoulder blades, and between hip and ribcage when on your side.

To learn more about our air beds and all natural latex mattresses, check out Habitat Furnishings.


All Natural Latex Mattresses: Natural vs. Synthetic

Thinking about a new mattress?  Maybe you are thinking about an all natural latex mattress.  Perhaps you have some questions about all natural latex mattresses and how they are made.  Are all latex mattresses in the marketplace completely and 100% all natural?  No, typically they are not.  Read on…

A completely all natural latex mattress is 100% botanically derived and contains nothing artificial.  It is extremely comfortable, antimicrobial, dust mite free,  and resists mold and mildew.  It’s not only great for those with allergies and asthma, but for anyone who wants a healthier sleeping environment free of allergens and chemicals.

Both natural and synthetic latex have very similar qualities, are non-toxic and will last equally as long, but if you prefer a plant based latex mattress, Habitat Furnishings offers a variety of mattresses made using botanical latex. If you prefer a synthetic latex bed, say for example if you have a know latex allergy, Habitat can build a custom mattress for you using synthetic latex as well, offering the same warranty, 365 day trial, and comfort level.

Habitat Furnishings, the web’s specialty bedding experts, sells only 100% botanically derived latex mattresses.  Check out our site to learn more about all natural latex mattresses and their benefits.


Air Beds: Try One for an Extended Period in Your Own Home

Is it time for a new mattress?  Tired of tossing and turning to get comfortable?  Tired of sleeping in that crater in the middle of your old inner spring mattress?  Perhaps you’re interested in air bed but you’re afraid you may not like it.  What happens then?  How do you know if an air bed is right for you?

The best way to find out if an air bed is right for you is to try one for an extended period in your own home.  We recommend at least 365 days.  Some manufacturers of digital air beds offer you a tight 30 days to try their air bed in your own home.  We do not feel this is an adequate amount of time to know if any type of mattress is right for you, let alone an air bed, which is usually a new experience for most people.  If you don’t like your new air bed, you need to be able to return it and get your money back.  Do not buy from a retailer that only offers store credit or a “comfort” guarantee (same thing as a store credit).

At Habitat Furnishings, we allow you to try our two high quality air beds in your own home for 365 days.  If our air bed doesn’t work for you, you can return it and get your money back.


All Natural Latex Mattresses: Find Your Perfect Natural Latex Mattress

Tire of tossing and turning?  Time for a new mattress?  Ready to try something more comfortable than your old inner spring mattress?  Perhaps you are thinking about an all natural latex mattress?  How can you find the all natural latex mattress that is right for you?

A 100% all natural latex mattress is extremely comfortable.  It’s also antimicrobial, resists mold and mildew, and is dust mite free.  It is free of any chemicals or synthetic fillers.  But beware of the imitators — up to 80% of latex mattresses being sold today are not all natural, but are made synthetically using petrochemicals.  Although they claim to be just like all natural latex mattresses, but cheaper, they are not.  Steer clear of any latex mattress that is not 100% botanically derived.

How do you find the all natural latex mattress that is right for you?  The only way to do this is to try it in your own home for an extended period.  We recommend 180 days or more.  If you don’t like it, you need to be able to return it and get your money back.  Do not accept a store credit or comfort guarantee (same thing as a store credit).  These can leave you out a lot of money and still without a mattress that you love.

At Habitat Furnishings, we are the web’s specialty bedding experts.  We offer detailed mattress information on our site.  Check out our air beds and our all natural latex mattresses.


Habitat Furnishings All Natural Latex Mattresses: Designed By Customers, Not Two Guys In A Starbucks..

Is it time for a new mattress?  Are you tired of tossing and turning or sleeping in a giant crater?  Maybe you want to sleep more soundly or in a healthier chemical-free environment.  Then it’s time to take a look at forgetting about a traditional inner spring mattress and checking out an all natural latex mattress.

An all natural latex mattress is hypoallergenic and extremely comfortable.  It’s dust mite free, antimicrobial, and resists mold and mildew.  It is 100% botanically derived and is free of formaldehyde based adhesives, mystery foam layers given esoteric names like “Dreamfoam” of Ultrafoam”, often found in many startup companies like Casper, Purple, Leesa, and others pitching beds made using urethane foams and other materials that continually off-gas fumes for the life of the mattress.

A latex mattress, whether natural or even the synthetic variety, which does not off gas VOC fumes, is an excellent alternative to the fume factories sold online and in stores that look fantastic, but typically collapse and form indentations, and just don’t last. Don’t get roped into buying a mattress for $700 that doesn’t have a lot of history and years of reviews to back them up. Many of these companies have only been around a year or two, and don’t have an established track record of durability. Habitat Furnishings has been around longer than many of these companies-combined. Since 1994, we have been building and improving upon all of our mattresses, based on customer feedback…which would you rather sleep on? A mattress two guys invented on a napkin in a Starbucks, or a mattress that has been crowdsourced and constantly tweaked through the years by using actual owner feedback?

Habitat Furnishings is the web’s specialty bedding site.  In addition to offering completely all natural latex mattresses, we also offer high quality, affordable air beds.


All Natural Latex Mattresses: Can a Latex Mattress be Certified Organic?

Looking for a new mattress?  Perhaps you are looking at all natural latex mattresses.  Maybe you are confused about the terms… Some manufacturers and retailers call their natural latex mattress “organic.”  Can a natural latex mattress be certified as organic?  If so, how is a latex mattress deemed “organic?”

Here’s the cold, hard truth on this one — If a mattress retailer calls their latex mattress “organic” they are just using the term on their own.  Unlike food, mattresses are not certified as organic and it’s unlikely that they ever will be.  What you should be looking for when choosing an all natural latex mattress is one that is 100% botanically derived and contains no synthetic fillers or chemicals.  Unfortunately, up to 80% of all latex mattresses on the market today are not all natural, but are made synthetically using petrochemicals.  These latex mattresses may use the word “natural” because they have some natural latex in them, but they are not all natural and 100% botanically derived.

At Habitat Furnishings, we are the web’s specialty bedding experts.  The all natural latex mattresses we sell are 100% all natural and contain absolutely nothing synthetic.  To learn the differences between synthetic latex mattresses and 100% natural latex mattresses, check out Habitat Furnishings.  We also offer exceptional quality air beds at half the price of “leading brand.”


Natural Latex Mattresses: How to Get Great Sleep and Help the Planet

Thinking about an all natural latex mattress?  Maybe you’ve heard how comfortable they are or how they are great for those with allergies or asthma.  Natural latex mattresses are chemical-free, but there’s one other thing an all natural latex mattress does… It is 100% recyclable and won’t fill our planet and landfills with garbage and chemicals.

A 100% all natural latex mattress is completely botanically derived and contains nothing artificial or synthetic.  It is antimicrobial, dust mite free, and reduces mold and mildew.  It’s not only great for those with allergies and asthma, but for those who want to sleep free of allergens and chemicals too.

An all natural latex mattress is very durable.  A quality one comes with a warranty of 20 years and can last 30 years or more.  And the save the planet part?  Once you are ready to replace it, your 100% all natural latex mattress is 100% recyclable.  There are no chemicals to dispose of and no trash to accumulate in the landfills.

At Habitat Furnishings we want you to learn the difference between synthetic latex mattresses (80% of latex mattresses being sold) and 100% all natural latex mattresses.  We do not want you to be fooled by the “pretenders.”  Check out our site to learn more about all natural latex mattresses.


A Natural Latex Mattress: The Only Choice if You Have Allergies

Do you need a new bed?  Have environmental allergies?  Then an all natural latex mattress is probably the best choice for you.  Read on to learn why.

An all natural latex mattress is extremely comfortable.  It’s also antimicrobial, dust mite free, and resists mold and mildew.  This is what makes it ideal for those with allergies and asthma.  It’s also great for those who want a cleaner, allergen-free, chemical-free sleeping environment.

In order to get these benefits, you have to make sure the latex mattress you are buying is 100% all natural latex.  Do not choose a latex mattress that is made synthetically using petrochemicals.  Since many of the synthetically made latex mattresses use the term “natural” to describe them (because they have some natural latex in them), you do have to be vigilant about what you are choosing.  Ask questions and make sure the all natural latex mattress you are buying contains absolutely nothing synthetic.  A synthetic latex mattress also has tendency to develop lumps and sags and it much less durable than a 100% all natural latex mattress.

At Habitat Furnishings, we are the web’s specialty bedding experts.  We offer air beds and 100% all natural latex mattresses.  To learn the difference between 100% all natural latex mattresses and latex mattresses that are made synthetically, check out our site.


Natural Latex Foam Mattresses: Outshining All Others

All natural latex mattresses are becoming more and more popular as people learn about their comfort and benefits.  An all natural latex mattress is not only comfortable, but it’s extremely durable and hypoallergenic too.  No wonder they are becoming so popular!

If We Look At the Bigger Picture – Latex Foam Mattresses Do Outshine All the Others hits the nail on the head when describing all natural latex mattresses.  An all natural latex mattress is antimicrobial, resists mold and mildew, and is dust mite free.  It is great for those with asthma, allergies, or those who just don’t want to sleep with chemicals or allergens.  It is important to note, however, that these benefits don’t come from a latex mattress that is made synthetically using petrochemicals.  Synthetically made latex mattresses (making up 80% of the latex mattress market) have a tendency to develop lumps and sags and do not last nearly as long as all natural latex mattresses do.  An all natural latex mattress is much more cost effective in the long haul due to its durability (will last 20 years or more).

At Habitat Furnishings, we are the web’s specialty bedding experts.  To learn everything you ever wanted to know about all natural latex mattresses, check out our site.