Varieties of Memory Foam

Varieties of Memory Foam

Not all Memory Foam Is the Same   When a Swedish foam manufacturer, Fagerdala, introduced mattresses made with its Tempur Material to consumers over 25 years ago, it was the only memory foam on the market. Now when you shop for memory foam products, especially...
Cotton, An Ancient and Modern Fiber

Cotton, An Ancient and Modern Fiber

Many Uses in Mattresses As Old as History Cotton rivals linen as one of the oldest major textile plant fibers. According the Fair Trade Foundation, “Cotton is the world’s oldest commercial crop…” Cotton textiles were produced for trade thousands of years before the...
Gel in Memory Foam: How effective is it?

Gel in Memory Foam: How effective is it?

What Is Gel? Gel can be described as a semi-solid. Gel has properties of both solids and liquids. According to Wikipedia, “A gel is a solid jelly-like material that can have properties ranging from soft and weak to hard and tough.” A more technical description is a...