Are Sleep Number beds worth it?
Sleep Number beds are products from Select Comfort Corporation manufacturer that is public company. They desing, manufacture, market and distribute their Sleep number beds and mattresses. Select Comfort was found in 1987. and now they have more than 4 700 employees. They have two manufacturing spaces in two countries in USA and Canada.
Sleep Number is all about bed and numbers. Sleep Number setting is your number of ideal firmness and support designed and calculated for your body proportions. When your Sleep Number is low there is less air in your bed air chambers. Sleep Number can change when your body changes. You can adjust your Sleep Number anytime. Most popular Sleep Number is in average of the 35 to 45 that gives great support and pressure relief to the wide range of people in a lot of body sizes and their preferences and sleep styles.
Sleep Numbers are most famous for theirs adjustable air beds that are build in the unique way to either automatically adjust to your body shape in one type or in the other to allow you to change firmness and support automatically with one touch on the button, 360 Smart beds and Value beds. Also, sleep number beds are popular because they have dual air chambers so couples can personalize bed to their needs without compromising with the other one.
Sleep Number bed has Select Comfort line and all the models are air beds that consist chambers filled with air. Benefit of air chambers is possibility of inflating or deflating to various degrees that will fit your needs.
Sleep Number beds come in almost every size, twin, twin long, full, double, queen, king and California king size. You can find Sleep Number air chambers type, cushioning gel foam, temperature moderating foam in mattress toppers there is even bed that can monitor your sleep.
Sleep Number beds are luxury mattresses on the market. Prices vary from 900 to 1900 dollars for queen mattresses that does not include base which is from 300 dollars and up. Flex Fit adjustable bases which raise head of the bed starts at 1200 dollars, without setup and delivery that are not included. Top line king bed 360 Smart Bed that has Flex Fit 3 base that comes with biometric sensors, foot warmer, under bed nightlight and has individually adjustable head and foot position for both sides of bed, this type comes in price around 10 000 dollars, this type of bed that is similar but does not have biometrics can be found on the market for around 7 000 dollars.
Select Comfort system does not include box spring like the standard bed mattresses. Sleep Number mattresses are great for platform bed frames. Mattress sits on top of the molded plastic platform that has upholstered cover that looks alike box spring. Flex Fit has lifting system that is available in three different configurations to adjust head and foot of the bed in different positions. Also, air filled chambers are sealed in zippered cover and can come in pillow top design; like standard mattress and vary in thickness. Air pump that control the bed is under the bad; and comes with remote control that adjusts firmness of the air chambers by releasing or pumping air in chambers. Firmness has levels from 1 to 100 in increments in numerical value of five to show fullness of mattress with air, firmness of the bed.
Recommendable: Waterproofing Your Bed When There are Children Around
Positive sides of Sleep Number mattresses:
Therapeutic benefit of sleeping on this bed, specially to the back sleepers type; couples can sleep together and each have their own personalized sleeping style; Sleep Number bed systems are lightweight and can be moved easily; lifespan of the mattress can not be affected by compression of fiber fillers or springs, those systems lasts longer than standard mattresses; Sleep IQ system can monitor your sleep and be connects with fitness devices.
Negative sides of Sleep Number mattresses:
Moreover, mattresses are separated so in the bed you have a gap between them, it is not big one but it is noticeable. Dual air chambers are separate with foam insert. When lying in bed that gap is like a little hump in the middle depending on the firmness it is more or less noticeable; cheaper mattresses has very thin foam toppers that is good for back sleepers; thin foam layer can make excessive trapped heat in bed; when bed is softer chambers are empty so bed can look a little bit saggy because of the empty space in chambers; light weight of the bed can feel insubstantial because it does not have skid pads; air leakage from the air chambers are possible but mattresses have long warranty and possibilities of change; malfunction and squeaking sound of the light air filled mattress.
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If you would like modern designed, smart bed that will fit in the modern technology lifestyle this is the one. You will fall in love with it. Firmness and position of the bed to the legs and head are adjustable; and you can change it with a simple press on the button. Sleep Number mattresses are easy to move and easy to set up; so you can bring your bed with you where ever you go. Electronics and applications that can sync in with the smartphones and fitness smart gadgets will give you insight in your sleeping pattern; and help you determine much details about your habits. Modern technology can be comfortable!