Memory foam is improved and innovative mattresses that provide comfort and cooling effect while the user is sleeping over it and that is the reason for its increased sales and demand. Memory foams are available in various sizes including king mattress, twin memory foam mattress etc. irrespective of the fact that the demand is increasing, there are some benefits as well as some drawbacks of the memory foam mattresses. Here are mentioned some of the following advantages and the drawbacks of using a memory foam mattress:
Benefits of Memory Foam Mattress:
- Support and Comfort:
When you sleep over the mattress, pressure points are generated and all of your pressure lies over the shoulders, hips, etc. resulting back ache, restlessness and develops feelings of fatigue but memory foam mattress has ability to distribute the pressure and eliminate pressure points. This provides support for your body and restricts you to sink into the mattress. Along with this, because of this feature you can sleep with comfort.
- No Transfer of Motion:
Traditional mattresses have more transfer of motion and due to this you cannot sleep overnight. On the other hand memory foam mattresses restrict transfer of motion from one side of mattress to another, so you can sleep comfortably when your partner moves or turns around.
The traditional and other foam mattresses are less durable and they can be used for about 8 years, but the latest memory foam mattresses are more durable and they can be used for more than 15 years.
Drawbacks of Memory Foam:
Although memory foams are highly demanded now days because of its features and comfort, but memory foams have some drawbacks that are mentioned below:
- Heavy in Weight:
Memory foams are heavy in weight and it becomes difficult to carry and shift them. Additionally, the heavy weight also increases firmness of mattresses, but due to heavy weight, the memory foam mattress cannot be shifted easily.
New memory foams have an odor of packaging that can be removed by keeping with air or it will be reduced automatically within some days.
Memory foams are also more expensive than traditional and other mattresses because of the quality and level of comfort provided by the mattress.
Memory foams are made up of polyurethane that is one of the flammable chemical so it very risky to keep it in the bedroom.
These are some of the benefits and drawbacks of mattress you must know being its user.