Serta Gel Foam & Memory Foam Mattresses

Serta Gel Foam & Memory Foam Mattresses

Known for Innersprings Serta International, founded in 1931, established its reputation with innerspring mattresses, beginning with Bonnell coils, then the standard coil type in mattresses. At this time, offset coils, invented by Frank Karr in 1926, were proprietary...
Serta

Serta

Home of the Sleep Sheep (Baaaa-zzzzzzzz) For hundreds of years, counting sheep meant trying to sleep. Since 2000, the Counting Sheep (or, as some kids say, “Sleep Sheep”) have been the icon of Serta, the largest U.S. manufacturer of mattresses as measured by sales....
Brooklyn Aurora

Brooklyn Aurora

Top-of-the-Line  The Brooklyn Aurora is the high end mattress model by Brooklyn Bedding, while Brooklyn Bowery is the entry level model, and Brooklyn Signature (the flagship model) is in the middle. Brooklyn Aurora is 13” high, $999.00 for Twin size ($799.00 on...
Brooklyn Bowery

Brooklyn Bowery

What’s in a Name? When Brooklyn Bedding (BB) launched an online-only mattress, they defied the convention of other established bedding manufacturers who established a new brand for their boxed bed model(s) – such as GhostBed by Nature’s Sleep, and Snuggle-Pedic by...
Brooklyn Signature

Brooklyn Signature

Revision? Renovation? Replacement? Brooklyn Bedding (BB) began 2018 with a different mattress, the Brooklyn Signature. BB billed this as an update or revision of its flagship model, #BestMattressEver: “The #BestMattressEver just got better.” However, this has been...
Flex-Tech Mattress Series

Flex-Tech Mattress Series

A Different Kind of Hybrid Flex-Tech, the newest mattresses by Selectabed, are tagged as “pillowtop hybrids.” Mattresses that are hybrids are usually either (1) a combination of a high section of foam comfort layers with an innerspring base, or (2) a combination of...
Brooklyn Bedding

Brooklyn Bedding

“Where’s Brooklyn?” When someone says, “Brooklyn Bedding,” the first place that comes to most people’s minds is the Borough of Brooklyn in New York City – you know: the one that connects to Manhattan over the Brooklyn Bridge. To old-time baseball fans, it’s the...
Memory Zone Mattresses

Memory Zone Mattresses

The More Affordable Selectabed Memory Foam Mattress        A “New” Brand from the Old The Selectabed 2000 and Selectabed 5000 memory foam mattresses were replaced by the Memory Zone brand. Essentially, these Selectabed models were rebranded when upgraded. More...
The Essential by Casper Sleep

The Essential by Casper Sleep

Casper Sleep’s Economy Model Economy Models A few of us may remember when the Volkswagen Beetle became popular, when Ford introduced the Pinto, then the Maverick, Chevrolet brought out the Luv pickup, and Ford the Courier. These were economy model vehicles, sharing...
The Casper Mattress

The Casper Mattress

Also known as “The Disrupter” The Disrupters When The Casper Mattress and Yogabed were put on the market in 2014, “The Disrupters” soon became a nickname for these upstarts. They joined Tuft & Needle (T&N) and BedInABox (BIAB) as online only mattresses,...