While getting a good night’s sleep can be easy for some people, it’s a huge challenge for many. And with the prevalence of sleep disorders around the nation, it’s no surprise that the average sleeper struggles to get a full eight hours every night.
If you’re looking for ways to improve your sleep, now is the best time to stop into your nearest Mattress Firm. There is no better time to upgrade your sleep space than during Mattress Firm’s Presidents Day Sale. Now through Feb. 18 you can save big:
- Get a king mattress for the price of a queen or a queen for the price of a twin!
- Plus, get a FREE adjustable base when you spend $599 or more on any mattress.
- Take home a Serta Alesbury Memory Foam queen mattress for just $397 or a Beautyrest Greenwood Firm queen mattress for only $497! And save up to $600 on some of the best mattress brands.
Before you rush in to take advantage of this months savings, keep in mind that your bedroom may be in need of something more than just a mattress. An adjustable base is the ultimate way to give yourself a little extra support for your best sleep yet. Here’s what you need to know –
What is an adjustable bed frame?
The concept of an adjustable bed has been around since Ancient Rome — they looked more like today’s adjustable poolside chairs than what we think of as a bed. The first electric adjustable bed was invented in the early 1900s by surgeon Willis Gatch, who was working at the Indiana University School of Medicine. In the last century, the concept has broadened far beyond adjustable bed base only and the hospital. Today, the best adjustable beds are a common accessory in many homes.
What exactly is an adjustable base? Available from twin to a king size adjustable bed, this type of base is a solid metal structure that acts as a movable foundation for your mattress.
All About That Base (of a Bed)
From traditional box springs, a bunkie board for a bunk or low-profile bed to a DIY base, there are many types of bases for beds, which hold the mattress in its proper place and elevate it off the ground.
Contrary to popular belief, gone are the days where adjustable beds are only reserved for medical uses. You have likely seen movable beds in hospitals or nursing homes, but modern adjustable bases have sleek, user-friendly designs that are changing the way people sleep.
It has the power to move your mattress into a variety of positions from reclining to inclining, which helps you get situated in the most comfortable sleep position for your body. Because of its adaptability, adjustable bases can be suitable for sleepers with chronic pain, sleep disorders such as sleep apnea and the average sleep just looking for more comfort.
The right base can offer a calming sensation and even mimic the feeling of being cradled to sleep.
Benefits of an Adjustable Bed
How do you know if your sleep could benefit from an adjustable base?
Studies show ergonomic benefits of sleeping in a reclined position, such as increased blood circulation and decreased stress and pressure on the back. By keeping your head and legs elevated while snoozing, an adjustable base bed can take your sleep game to new heights.
With the click of your adjustable base remote, you can easily transition from catching up on your favorite shows to powering down for shuteye. Newer models such as the Rize Contemporary Adjustable Motion Power Bed Base have high-tech capabilities, such as therapeutic massagers, electronic outlets, and LED light features.
At Mattress Firm, we’re here to help you find the best bed at the best value. If you’re interested in upgrading your sleep space, visit your local Mattress Firm today to get the rest you deserve, at a price you can afford. And don’t forget to take advantage of our Presidents Day Sale, the biggest mattress sale of the year!
About The Author
The Daily Dozers The Daily Dozers are the mattress experts behind The Daily Doze, pooling their knowledge to bring you all that you need to know about what’s right under your head (literally). The Daily Dozers are team members who have been embedded in the mattress industry for years, whether that’s at one of our thousands of neighborhood stores, or in our hometown of Houston at BedQuarters. These product experts can answer any question you might have about your bed. From ‘what size mattress do I need for my room?’ to ‘how do I know if I need an adjustable base?’ – there’s no topic too tired for The Daily Dozers. Even better? The Daily Dozers work together with The Savvy Savers to make sure you’re getting the bed you want, at a price you can’t find anywhere else.