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...
Cyber Sleep

Cyber Sleep

The Era of Smart Beds Smart Technology All around us we have smart technology. Our smart cameras have auto-focus, auto-exposure, and auto-zoom. They recognize faces and snap the shutter for a smile. We drive smart cars, talk on smart phones, and some of us live in...
Air-Pedic 1200

Air-Pedic 1200

The Ultra-Luxury Airbed At 13 inches high, the Air-Pedic 1200 is not the highest adjustable airbed by Air-Pedic (a brand of Selectabed), but it is billed as the most luxurious. Selectabed compares it to the now discontinued x12 by Sleep Number (another example of SN...
Tencel (Lyocell)

Tencel (Lyocell)

The Third Generation Cellulosic Fiber First Generation The first, best known, and most common cellulosic fiber is rayon (viscose). Both natural and artificial, cellulosic fibers are manufactured fibers produced from a natural substance – cellulose. Cellulosic fiber is...
TEMPUR-Legacy

TEMPUR-Legacy

A Milestone Edition Silver Anniversary 2016 marked the 25th anniversary of the introduction of  memory foam mattresses to the world. In 1991, Fagerdala World Foams began marketing the Swedish Tempur Mattress. It was made with their Tempur Material, which was developed...
Tri-Pedic Mattresses

Tri-Pedic Mattresses

The Mattress That Revolutionized Memory Foam Mattress Design The Original Memory Foam Mattress The first memory foam mattress was put on the market in 1991 in Sweden by Fagerdala World Foam as the Swedish Tempur Mattress (this came from the name “temper foam” that...
Spandex – A Long Stretch to Cover

Spandex – A Long Stretch to Cover

Cover image taken from “Spandex“, an article by the American Chemical Society Spandex is the generic name for Lycra. It is by far the stretchiest fiber used in fabrics, especially in clothing. It is found not only in clothing. Read the descriptions of...
Leachco

Leachco

Safety & Comfort for Mother & Child A Family Business Leachco, in Ada, Oklahoma, is more than a family-owned business – it is a family business. The banner for the “Our Story” page on the Leachco website shows Clyde and Jamie Leach with their sons, daughter,...
Malouf Sleep

Malouf Sleep

(a.k.a Malouf Fine Linens and Malouf Sleep, also d.b.a. LinenSpa) The Company Malouf is located in Logan, Utah, not far from Salt Lake City. Also known as Malouf Fine Linens, its first products were bed linens: sheets and pillowcases. This was the passion of Sam...
Polyester

Polyester

The PET fiber for mattresses and pillows What is Polyester? Polyester is a polymer of esters. There are many kinds of polyesters, some of them naturally occurring, such as in some seed coatings. A polyester can be thermosetting (hardening with heat) or thermoplastic...