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Unveiling Mattress Myths and Facts: A Comprehensive Guide to a Good Night's Sleep


Getting a good night's sleep is crucial for overall well-being, and your choice of mattress plays a pivotal role in achieving that. However, the world of mattresses is often clouded with myths and misconceptions. In this blog post, we'll debunk common mattress myths and present the facts to help you make an informed decision for a restful night's sleep.


Myth 1: Firmer Mattresses are Always Better:

Fact: The ideal firmness of a mattress depends on individual preferences and body types. While some people find a firmer mattress more comfortable, others prefer a softer one. The key is to find a balance that provides proper support to your spine while also catering to your comfort preferences. We have a variety of Vibe mattresses available for purchase ranging from firm to soft.


Myth 2: Mattresses Should Last a Lifetime:

Fact: Unfortunately, mattresses have a finite lifespan. On average, a mattress should be replaced every 7-10 years. Over time, mattresses can accumulate dust mites, allergens, and wear and tear, impacting their performance and comfort. Regularly assessing the condition of your mattress is essential for a healthy sleep environment however, if you’re looking for longevity, all of our Vibe mattresses come with a guaranteed 10 year limited manufacturer’s warranty. Extend the life of your Vibe mattress with our Vibe memory foam washable, dryable mattress pad: shop here.


Myth 3: The More Coils, the Better the Mattress:

Fact: Coil count is just one factor to consider when evaluating a mattress. The quality of the coils, their gauge, and the overall design of the mattress are equally important. Modern mattresses like our Supreme Cooling Mattress and our Original Hybrid incorporate various materials, including memory foam and innerspring, which contribute to overall comfort and support. Focus on the overall construction rather than fixating solely on coil count.


Myth 4: Memory Foam Mattresses are Hot and Uncomfortable:

Fact: Early memory foam mattresses had a reputation for retaining heat, but advancements in technology have led to improved cooling features. Many memory foam mattresses now, including our Vibe Supreme Cooling mattresses, incorporate cooling technology and breathable materials to regulate temperature and provide a more comfortable sleep experience.


Myth 5: Higher Price Equals Better Quality:

Fact: While price can be an indicator of quality, it's not the sole determinant. Expensive mattresses may offer additional features or luxury materials, but at Vibe, we have plenty of affordable options that provide excellent support and comfort.



Choosing the right mattress involves separating fact from fiction. By debunking common myths and understanding the facts, you can make an informed decision that aligns with your preferences and promotes a healthier sleep routine. Remember, the key is finding a mattress that supports your body, meets your comfort preferences, and contributes to a restful night's sleep. Sweet dreams!

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