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Layla Mattress Has a New Modern Look

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It’s a new year and a new look for Layla mattress. There are a lot of changes so keep reading to see what’s changed. What HASN’T changed is the mattress itself (inside).

Just to recap what makes Layla unique:

  • Flippable 2-sided mattress with a soft and a more firm side
  • Copper infused foam that emphasizes pain relief

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New Layla Sleep Logo and Colors

New Look Emphasizes Being Awake Rather than Being Asleep

Layla’s new brand has launched with new colors which include variations of orange, light grey, and green. The brand wants to make you think of being your best awake self with more energy. So goodbye purple color scheme and hello  brighter colors.

Rather than a focus on sleep, Layla wants to shift their focus to being more AWAKE. For example, how to be a better person awake and perform better during the day.

Here’s the new Layla logo.

new Layla mattress

The website has been redesigned to reflect the new look.

New Mattress Cover and Mattress Design

Goodbye diamond/cube shaped patterns, hello hexagons! Layla is using hexagons as our primary design pattern across all their products for an updated look. We think it looks sportier.

new Layla mattress

The biggest change is the mattress cover. Layla has updated the cover on all their products but with the mattress cover, it’s labeled to make it much easier to identify the soft and firm side of the mattress.

In addition Layla has a proprietary “softening” process in their fabric that makes their covers much softer than other brands.

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The Layla Pillow is Now Adjustable!

We love the Layla pillow, it’s one of our top picks. But it’s even better because Layla pillows now have a zipper so you can easily remove and add fill in order to customize the feel and loft. Hooray – we love adjustable pillows!

New Goodies in the Box

The box reflects the new look along with all of the packaging.

And Layla has improved the unboxing experience. Now the box comes with more than just a mattress. You’ll also get a welcome box, filled with goodies including a Layla drawstring bag, Layla T-Shirt, a plastic wrapper opener, brochures, instructional cards, and stickers.

Layla Mattress Prices

Here are the prices and sizes of a Layla Mattress:
TWIN: $499
TWIN XL: $599
FULL: $799
QUEEN: $899
KING: $999
CAL KING: $999

In addition to the mattress and pillow, Layla has a topper, bed frame and foundation.

Layla Mattress Deal

Take up to $100 off any sized Layla mattress and receive a free premium pillow with the purchase until February 7. 2019!

What do you think of the new design?

Wayfair Launches Membership Program with Free Shipping, Discounts and More

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Wayfair recently launched a new membership program called MyWay.

MyWay is a subscription-based membership program ($29.99/year) that grants members a variety of benefits, including:
1. Free Shipping on every product (even orders under $49) and free 1-day shipping on thousands of items
2. 25% off In-Home Services, such as assembly and installation, and upgraded delivery services like “Room of Choice” and “Full Service Delivery”
3. Exclusive Perks, like access to insider sales

Best-selling sleep-related items from Wayfair

Get Discounted Handy Assembly with MyWay (discounted 25% with MyWay)
Matheney Panel Bed (comes in black matte, gold, white and bronze)

bestselling metal bed frame
Stoneford End Table
Lyster Platform Bed (white, bronze, gold, pink)

Top Wayfair products that Ship for FREE with MyWay (all products under $49 ship for free with MyWay)
Fairbury Microfiber Sheet Set
Eldon Reversible Quilt Set in 22 colors

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Best Feather and Down Hotel Pillows

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Before we get into our favorite feather and down pillow, check out this holiday promo. Pacific Coast is a classic feature pillow company that supplies pillows to many hotels like Hilton. That’s where I first discovered it.

The Pacific Coast Standard DownAround Pillow

Note: we review quality mattresses and bedding products and as part of that may earn a small commission from any sales.

And if you stay in a hotel or experience their pillow they’ll even help you pinpoint exactly what pillow you slept on. If you’re like us and check brand names of your favorite bedding when you’re traveling!

Feather and Down Pillow

Here’s a little more about this wonderful pillow:

  • 525 fill Hyperclean® down.
  • The Resilia® feather filled inner pillow delivers firm cushioning that keeps your head from sinking to the mattress while the exterior is made of fluffy down to cushion your tired head.
  • Pillow can be machine washed and dried for easy care.
  • 300 Thread count, 100% cotton Barrier Weave® down and feather proof fabric
  • 30 Night Comfort Guarantee
  • Allergy Free Limited Warranty
  • 5 Year Limited Warranty
  • Preferred in over 2 million hotel rooms

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 What Pillows Does Hilton Use?

Pacific Coast is the brand I discovered when I stayed at a Hilton hotel for a conference. The pillow was so soft and dreamy that I checked to see what it was. I normally don’t sleep on a feather and down pillow but this one was so soft and comfy that I loved it!

This company has been making feather and down pillows since 1884! This is a classic feather pillow and they make everything from affordable pillows to higher priced luxury pillows and bedding.

The pillow I checked was 75% down. This one is 100% – check out their down hotel pillow.

Whatever you get, protect it with a pillow protector and it will stay cleaner and last much longer!

4 Ways Hotel Pillows May Be Different From Ones You Get at Home

Have you ever bought a hotel pillow only to come home and find it’s not the same? Here are some reasons why…

  1. Hotels may use a smaller pillow case (2″ shorter) to plump up the pillows and make them appear fluffier.
  2. Hotels sometimes use 2 pillow protectors on each pillow to reduce air flow to the pillow to keep it fluffier throughout the night.
  3. Hotel pillows are slept on and washed regularly which makes them get softer faster. You may need to wash and dry your pillow a few times to get the same effect.
  4. Pillows from hotels may be made especially for that hotel. You can look at the label and get as close as possible. They have to last as long as possible too, so the price may be higher.

Hotels know that when you have guests asking all the time if they can buy your pillows (or are stealing them), then you know you have selected the right pillow. Now you can buy a hotel pillow and get that hotel stay feel with a Pacific Coast pillow. It’s one of our top picks and what we sleep on at home!

 

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Sleep Too Hot or Cool? A Guide to Getting the Temperature Just Right

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At Unbox Mattress, we’re obsessed with getting the best night sleep. And while there are many, many reasons you’re not getting the best sleep you can,  your bedding is a part of that.

If your room is too hot, your body will struggle to keep your body temperature at a comfortable level. Too cold and you can’t sleep well. The climate or time of the year (hello summer) you live in can be a factor. Night sweats, hormonal changes, and even aging can make throw off your body temperature. 

It’s a challenge to find the right temperature for the best sleep. Here are some ways we’ve found to help.

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Sleep Issue: You Sleep Too Hot

Problem: You get hot and sweaty at night (and it’s not from sex). 

Sleeping too hot is one of the most common sleep issues. According to a survey by Sleeprate, 80% of people said they slept better during cooler months compared to summer months. And this sleep study says sleep is actually disturbed more with too much heat than with by being too cold. 

Solution #1: get a new mattress. If you normally don’t sleep hot, it could be your mattress. Memory foam heats up, softens up, sinks and traps body heat then cooks you all night long.

All foam mattresses with large sheets of foam stacked on each other don’t allow for airflow, which means you sleep hotter. Here’s the mattress we recommend if you sleep hot. This recommendation is based on tests by Consumer Reports on cooling beds as well as our own experience. 

Solution #2: If you sleep hot because you tend to be sweatier or you’re going through hot flashes (menopausal women), it may be more than your mattress. In that case, we recommend a bed fan or cooler. Products like a BedJet or Chilipad can cool you down fast – for a price.

The BedJet is a bed fan that recirculates cooler air on the ground or warms the air. Turn it on and you get cool within seconds.

The Chilipad is not a fan, rather it’s a mattress pad that circulates water through a network of tiny tubes. It has a temperature range between 55°- 110° F which covers just about anyone who sleeps hot. Sleep in a hot climate? Try using a Chilipad to cool down to 55°!

These products work well but they’re also more pricey. The next solution is less expensive (but may take longer to work or not work as well).

Simple&Opulence 100% Stone Washed Linen 4pcs Hollowed-Out Design Solid Sheet Set (Queen, Linen)Simple&Opulence 100% Stone Washed Linen 4pcs Hollowed-Out Design Solid Sheet Set (Queen, Linen)

Solution #3: Cooler blankets and bedding. 

To stay cool, you need a blanket that allows good airflow in and out of your sleep space. Trapped air heats up quickly which raises your body temperature. Look for a blanket with natural or synthetic venting structures.

Blanket materials with good breathability include: Regular cotton, Egyptian cotton, Linen, Satin, Viscose, Rayon Blends (e.g., cotton & linen). We really love linen for the summer or just for cooling. Just be aware that even though it’s not the softest option, it softens up as you wash it.

Another thing that keeps you too hot: sweating. When you have wind to cool you off that’s not a bad thing. When it makes your bedding moist, it is.

A cooling blanket should be made of fabric with good absorption properties or hygroscopy. It will then “wick” or draw moisture from the air instead of trapping it next to you.

Here are some blankets with good absorbency: cotton, hemp, bamboo, flax linen, and microfibers.

We like Sheex brand performance sheets. They are sold with just the bottom sheet or just the top, so if you prefer not to sleep with a top sheet, you can just buy the fitted one. 

SHEEX – Original Performance Fitted Sheet, 1 (One) Fitted Sheet ONLY, Ultra-Soft Fabric Transfers Body Heat and Breathes Better Than Traditional Cotton, Ecru (Queen)SHEEX – Original Performance Fitted Sheet, 1 (One) Fitted Sheet ONLY, Ultra-Soft Fabric Transfers Body Heat and Breathes Better Than Traditional Cotton, Ecru (Queen)

 

Solution #3: a warm mist humidifier.

It’s easier to warm humid air. A warm mist humidifier can help make your room warmer without turning up the heat for the whole house. We like top fill models and ones with larger tanks so it’s easier to refill and you don’t have to refill it as often.

Venta is our favorite humidifier/air purifier/diffuser. It’s not a warm mist humidifier, it isn’t warm or cool. While this product is an investment but it’s one of those things you can’t live without once you have one. Plus, the Venta has the added benefit of being easy to clean. There are no filters to replace, it uses tap water, is easy to fill and you can add your favorite essential oil (like sleep-promoting lavender) to the water.

Sleep Issue: You Get Too Cold

Problem: you freeze most nights and spend hours trying to warm up so you can relax and fall asleep. Or you wake up freezing cold during the night.

This problem is easier to solve than sleeping hot. The ideal sleeping temperature is between 60 and 67 degrees Fahrenheit. Most people say 65 degrees. Falling temperatures (like what happens when you go from being warmer to being cooler) help you fall asleep. However, anyone who’s been winter camping, knows if you’re too cold you won’t get great sleep either.

Fact: rooms between 60 and 68 degrees encourage the body to produce melatonin. Melatonin not only promotes sleep, it’s also a powerful anti-aging hormone.

Solution #1: the BedJet or Chilipad. This solution has the added benefit of working in too hot or too cold conditions. It’s more expensive but it works.

Solution #2: a heated mattress pad.

If, like a lot of us, you get cold and someone you sleep in the same bed with gets too warm, a dual control heating mattress pad can help. These go underneath your sheets but that means they can’t be kicked off or fall off the bed.

We have this heated mattress pad (pictured below) and like how quick it heats up. You can set it for 1, 2 or 10 hour auto shut off times. There are no cords running underneath and you don’t have to plug in both sides for it to work.

After testing several brands of heated mattress pads, this is by far our favorite:

Newlifeelectronic Heated Mattress Pad, Electric Heating Bed Toppers with EasySet Control and Timer, Fast Heating Technology, Ultra-Fresh Anti-Bacteria Extra Comfort, White (King Size)Newlifeelectronic Heated Mattress Pad, Electric Heating Bed Toppers with EasySet Control and Timer, Fast Heating Technology, Ultra-Fresh Anti-Bacteria Extra Comfort, White (King Size)

 

 

Solution #3: an electric blanket.

Most electric blankets are made from polyester because which is naturally more flame-retardant and keeps its shape better after washings. Cotton is softer but less flame resistant. You can also get fleece heated blankets.

What to look for in an electric blanket

Thicker is better for warmth and if a blanket is too thin you risk being able to feel the wires through the blanket, which isn’t very cozy at all.

Your electric blanket or heated mattress pad can get stains and odors. So find one that has detachable controls (like the heated mattress pad pictured above). That way you can wash and dry it to keep it sanitary. Washing your blanket wrong can ruin it so be sure to check the instructions and follow them. Every heated blanket and mattress pad we link to in this article is machine washable. 

Look for an electric blanket that has the cord on the side, not down the middle so you can plug it into the nearest outlet. Is the cord long enough? Also, it’s easier to make the bed without dealing with the cord in the middle.

Your blanket’s controls should also be simple to see and use, even at night. If you sleep with someone else, dual controls are so helpful. Also, some blankets have one setting and others have many temperature settings to choose from. This one has 10. We prefer a digital readout rather than a dial because it’s tough to maneuver dials in your sleep. The one we linked to has a dimmer so as to not keep you awake.

If you haven’t found what you’re looking for, here are more bed cooling options. 

Does being too hot or cold affect your sleep? If so, how did you solve the problem? Let us know in the comments. 

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Black Friday Mattress Deals 2018 – Best Prices of the Year!

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals are here! If you need a new bed for the guest room or your mattress is past its prime, this is the time of year that you can get a deal on a new mattress.

Black Friday mattress sales

And, if you want to break it down to payments, most of these mattress brands use Affirm and they have a Black Friday/Cyber Monday special offer too. Use the Affirm app you could get 5.3% APR on purchases up to $10,000. Offer good until Nov. 30th. Note that several mattress brands below offer 0%.

Check Black Friday deals on Amazon for the best prices on  bed frames, mattress protectors, mattresses, sheets, pillows and more.

When you buy a new bed, protect your investment. Get a mattress protector to go on it.

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Black Friday Mattress Deals 2018

Here’s our list and we’ll update it as we find new deals!

MATTRESSES

Amore Beds

Starting now and running through November 23rd.

Save $150 instantly, receive up to 2 free pillows ($120 value), 50% copper fabric upgrades (up to $100 value), and 0% financing.

This is a total of $370 in savings!

veterans day sale amore beds

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Avocado Mattress

SAVE $175 ON EVERY MATTRESS
USE CODE: MERRY175
Plus, verified military save an additional $50!

Offers can not be transferred.
Discount must be applied at time of purchase.
Sale ends Dec. 3, 2018

Avocado Mattress sale

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Bear Mattress

Use code HOL125 for $125 off orders over $500. Or if over $1200, use code HOL225 to save $225. Bear Mattress will also throw in 2 of their Cloud Pillows for FREE.

Bear Mattress Black Friday Sale

Bear mattress black friday

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Bed In a Box Mattress

Premium, high quality mattresses that come shipped to your door. See our review of Bed in a Box Serenity Mattress on YouTube.

veterans day sale bed in a box mattress Deal

  • $150 off PacBed Original, Azul
  • $200 off Adagio, Silk Symphony, Serenity, & Tranquillium mattresses
  • Free Pillows.

Discount taken off at checkout.

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Brooklyn Bedding

20% off online mattresses, including all-new Bloom Hybrid & Spartan.
Use promo code NEWBEDS20.

Sale ends 11/20/2018 which is actually before Black Friday. We don’t get it either.
Brooklyn Bedding Presidents day sale

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Casper

Offer:  10% off any order with a mattress. See our Casper mattress review video.

Shop Casper

Dreamcloud Mattress

This is one of the more firm bed in a box mattresses and it’s very well made. Want to learn more? See our Dreamcloud review video on YouTube.

Save $200 on a Dreamcloud mattress for Black Friday – or our video has a code to save $200 year round!

Dreamcloud mattress handle

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Eco Terra Mattress

Nature’s Secret For Deep Comfortable Sleep! The Eco Terra Mattress has the wonderful feel of luxurious, soothing natural latex, plus the supportive and motion-isolating function of individually wrapped, fabric-encased coils, to provide you with the most comfortable night’s sleep.

$150 off your purchase of an Eco Terra Mattress with Coupon Code: SALE150

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Eight Sleep

Eight smart mattress

Get $100 off on any Eight Mattress, plus get a$25 Amazon Gift Card. Discount automatically applied at checkout. Deal ends Wednesday, 11/21.

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IDLE Sleep

Idle mattress

Take $325 off any mattress, you will also receive a $10 Amazon gift card. Use code ‘BLKFRI’ at checkout.

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Helix

Highly customizable hybrid mattresses with many models to choose from.

Helix Mattress Labor Day

$100 off when you spend $600 or more with code HOLIDAY100
$150 off when you spend $1,250 or more with code HOLIDAY150
$200 off when you spend $1,750 or more with code HOLIDAY200.

Today through Black Friday, 11/23.

Shop Helix Sleep

Latex for Less

Latex For Less Mattress is made with the finest quality 100% natural latex, organic cotton and pure natural wool. Certified by GOTS, Oeko-Tex Standard 100 and Eco-Institut. Reversible with 2 firmnesses in 1 mattress, for comfort.

BLACK FRIDAY (11/22 to 11/25); CYBER MONDAY (11/26) and CYBER WEEK (11/27 to 12/7).

Save $150 on all Latex For Less Mattresses with Coupon Code: SAVE150

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Layla

Layla is a memory foam bed that’s soft on one side and more firm on the other   – plus it’s copper infused for its antimicrobial properties.

BLACK FRIDAY SALE: $125 OFF MATTRESSES + 2 FREE PREMIUM PILLOWS

+ SITEWIDE DEALS Like $30 off the amazing Layla pillow (seriously it’s so comfy, squishy, heavenly). $40 off a topper and more. 

Layla mattress

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Luxi

Dates: through the end of November 2018
Offer:

  • $300 the Luxi 3-1 Queen and King Size mattress – use code SLEEP300
  • Or take 20% off ANY PRODUCT with discount code LUXIDEAL
    luxi mattress veterans day sale

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Nectar Mattress

They say it’s the season for napping and Nectar is a great memory foam mattress for that!

Take $125 off any mattress purchase PLUS get two free Nectar pillows ($275 value).

Nectar Mattress Unbox Mattress

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Newton Baby Mattress

The most unique safe, breathable baby mattress. See our Newton Baby Mattress Review.

25% Off Orders
Promo code: No code required
11/23 – 11/27

Newton Baby Mattress Sale

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Nolah

This is Nolah’s BEST Black Friday offers EVER and there are a lot of them.

Nolah mattress sale

Offers are valid from Thursday 11/15/2018 to Monday 12/03/2018.

MATTRESSES

· Choose between $140 to $320 off or 2x Free Pillows

PILLOWS

· Get $20 off any 2-Pack Pillows

ORGANIC SHEET SETS

· Get $50 off any size Organic Cotton Sheets

MATTRESS PROTECTORS

· Get $20 off any size Mattress Protector

ADJUSTABLE BASES

· Get $100 off any size Adjustable Base

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Novosbed

Black Friday Sale – $100 Off a Novosbed Mattress. Promo code SAVE100 will be automatically applied.

Novosbed sale

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Muse Sleep

BOGO sale for Black Friday/Cyber Monday! They are offering buy one, get one pillows with code FOODCOMA.

Muse mattress Black Friday Sale

Valid 11/22 – 11/27

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PangeaBed Copper Mattress

BLACK FRIDAY/CYBER MONDAY SALE!!
$200 OFF YOUR MATTRESS + 2 FREE PILLOWS

USE CODE SAVE200

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Plushbeds

plushbed black friday sale

BLACK FRIDAY (11/23 to 11/25); CYBER MONDAY (11/26); and CYBER WEEK (11/27 TO 12/7) SALES:

$1200 off all Organic and Natural Latex Mattresses plus FREE: 2 Organic Latex Pillows, Organic Sheet Set and Organic Mattress Protector

$600 off all Memory Foam and Cool Gel Mattresses plus FREE: 2 Organic Latex Pillows, Organic Sheet Set and Cool Gel Pad

Up to 60% off all Adjustable Beds plus FREE: 10 Year Extended Warranty

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Purple Mattress

The flexible, comfortable no memory foam bed. Read our Purple mattress review. They recently came out with a cozy blanket (that’s not purple).

Get up to $100 off* + a FREE Purple™ Blanket (up to $199 total value).

*Original mattress only (there’s a backorder on the Purple 2, 3 or 4)

Purple mattress Black Friday sale

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Mattress Firm

Cyber Monday Deal: $499 tulo Mattresses With Free Delivery and Setup

Nest Bedding

See list of Black Friday deals for Nest Bedding.

PETNEST for 5% OFF Nest Bedding® dog beds expires 12-31-18

HOLINEST coupon too for 5% off any purchase expires 1-7-19

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SleepEZ

If you want a latex bed at a great price, SleepEZ is a true factory direct with 41 years of experience.

latex mattress sale

20% Off Best Selling Latex Mattresses! Must Use Promo Code: BLK20

70% off Shredded Latex Pillows (Limited Time Price Special)

The SleepEZ Black Friday Sale runs from Monday, November 19, 2018 at 7am PST, to Friday, November 23, 2018 at 11:59 PM PST.

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Sweet Night Mattress

58% OFF Black Friday Best Mattress Deal on various mattresses. Queen Mattress – $448.5 (Orig. $1022) or King Mattress – $523.5 (Orig. $1256)

USE CODE: 82YQ8CV9

SAMPLE:

Amazon Price: $598 – $698
With Discount: NOW $448.5 ~$523.5
Amazon product link:https://amzn.to/2DyEb64

Sweetnight mattress sale

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Sweet Zzzs Mattress

Dates: November 23 – 25, 2018

Promo Code#1: Friday250 to take $250 off any mattress size.
Promo Code#2: Friday100+2pillows to take $100 of any mattress size and get 2 free natural Talalay latex pillows.

Sweet Zzz mattress Black Friday sale

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Voila

Luxury hybrid mattress that comes in 3 firmness levels (to us the plush is a medium and what we have/love).

Use “THANKS150” at Checkout to take $150 off a Voila.

Voila Mattress discount

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Yogabed

There are a lot of sales at Yogabed for Cyber Week, not just on mattresses but on sound machines too!

11/21-11/28- Cyber Week Sale: Save $300 on Yogabed mattresses (King, Queen, CalKing) and $200 on Full, Twin, and TwinXL.

11/28-12/31- SURPRISE Cyber Week Extended Sale: Save $300 on Yogabed mattresses (King, Queen, CalKing) and $200 on Full, Twin, and TwinXL.

11/21-12/3- Cyber Week Sound Sale: Save 20% on all sound machines using the code SLEEPWELL at checkout.

11/29- Flash Sound Sale: Amazon Deal of the Day. For one-day only use the code DONTSNOOZE to get 30% off all sound machines. 

Yogabed mattress sale

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Zinus

Value priced already, Zinus is taking up to 30% off products on their entire site, not just mattresses but bed frames, couches and more.

A queen 10″ hybrid is only $177.80. If you go to 8 inch it’s $138. They also have a 6 inch bed (great for bunk beds).

No promo code needed. Until Nov. 28th.

Zinus Black Friday sale

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Bedding and Accessories on Sale

BedJet

BedJet cooling and warming bed fan is coming out with a newer sleeker model next month, see our new BedJet preview.

Sale runs November 19th and run through the end of December.

BedJet units will be on sale for $299, and most Cloud Sheets will be discounted as well. Up to 40% OFF Black Friday Sale Now Active – No Promo Code Needed. Go to BedJet.com for offer.

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Chilipad 

Mattress pad that heats or cools your bed to your desired temperature.

Dates: through Black Friday – November 23
Offer: Save up to $300 (25% off) your Chilipad. No payments for 60 days with Bread financing. Use code chiligift25

Shop Chilipad
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Coop Home Goods

If you want an amazing new pillow or a specialty pillow, Coop is your online store!

CYBER MONDAY SPECIAL. On November 26, take 20% off sitewide. Otherwise, use this link to take 15% off until December 17th.

Coop Home Goods

Pacific Coast Bedding and Pillows

Classic brand with real feather pillows. Make a beautiful gift. 30% off select bedding items. See Pacific Coast website for details.

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Black Friday Mattress Sales 2018

Is a sleep product on your Black Friday list? Let us know what you’re pining for in the comments.

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Used Purple Mattress: Where to Find One Near You

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Do you want to learn where to find a used Purple mattress? Here’s our quick guide to finding one for a great price. Even though they may be in like new condition, they’re sort of like a car. They lose value as soon as they’re out of the box.

used Purple bed

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You can get a great deal on a used Purple mattress if you know where to look. 

Where to Find a Used Purple Mattress

Avoid shipping and do local pickup or classifieds sites such as eBay and Craigslist. You’ll always find used Purple mattresses there. Just search for your state and city. It’s not hard to find a 2nd hand purple mattress.

eBay
We prefer eBay because of the rating system.
Search for a Used Purple Mattress on eBay

Shop for a Used Purple Mattress on eBay
 

Craigslist
Find your city and state on Craiglist and search in the section for beds. Always ask to see the bed before you buy on Craigslist. Ask if it’s a factory second. Look for any deformities in the polymer (any divots, dips, etc). Ask how long they’ve had it.

You can always message us to see if we know of any used Purple mattresses in your area.

UTAH ONLY
Adopt a Bed is a Utah charity that sometimes gets Purple mattresses. Call them at 801-266-1288  to see. They’re located at 583 W Billinis Rd #1, South Salt Lake, UT 84115. They also accept returns from Purple and other online brands so you can get a refund. See how Utah mattress donations work.

KSL Classifieds

You can score an even better deal on a used bed if you are willing to do a little work and wash the cover that may have some spots or be less than clean. Purple mattresses are easy to clean.

Did you know that all Purple mattresses have a removable cover? You can unzip the cover on all Purple beds. Just wash the cover in a regular washing machine (we recommend using a gently cycle and air drying). Use regular detergent and some Borax. Spray any stains or spots with OxyClean white.

Always use a mattress protector. We highly recommend purchasing a new Purple mattress protector directly from Purple. You may be able to find one on the sites listed below for less (worth a try).

used Purple 3 mattress

Where Can I Test a Purple Mattress?

Where you can test a Purple mattress before you buy:

  • Alpine, Utah at Purple headquarters. All Purple products are on display and you can try them out. Open every day except Sunday.
  • Adopt a Bed in Salt Lake City, Utah (see above for details)
  • Select Mattress Firm Stores
  • Denver Mattress
  • Sleep Sherpa showroom in Minnesota

Best Veterans Day Mattress Sales Online – 2018 Edition

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November 11 is Veterans Day and mattresses, bedding and accessories to help you get the best sleep are on sale for the holiday. Thanks to our veterans for your service to our country. Unbox Mattress salutes you and your family.

Veteran’s Day sales are different than Black Friday. Some are better actually (some not as good). So if you don’t see something you want on this list, wait a few weeks and check out our Black Friday mattress sale list.

BEST DEALS: Our top picks are

  • Brooklyn Bedding is giving 30% off sitewide to veterans and is one of our top Veterans Day deals this year.
  • Our second choice is Nest Bedding with $200 off and a free sheet set.

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Best Veterans Day Mattress Sales 2018

Need a new bed? Here are the best Veterans Day sales.

Amore Beds

Dates: Now through Veterans Day

Deal: $320 Veteran’s Day Savings Event! 0% financing available, and free shipping!

  • Get a huge $150 discount
  • 50% off copper-ion fabric ($50 value)
  • 2 free pillows ($120 value)

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Avocado Mattress

Dates: through November 12, 2018
Offer: Verified military can save $225 on any mattress. Avocado beds are made with natural and organic materials. Discount for all active, reservist, discharged and retired US Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard personnel. To apply for verification, visit AvocadoGreenMattress.com/Service-Discounts or request a form using their website chat function. Discount is valid on mattresses only and cannot be combined with other offers.

Non-military? Use code 150GREEN for $150 off any mattress. Cannot be combined with other offers; valid through November 18, 2018.

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Bear Mattress

15% off for Military Members. Click here.

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Bed In a Box Mattress

veterans day sale bed in a box mattress$100 OFF + FREE BLANKET ($75 value)
DISCOUNT CODE: VET100

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Brooklyn Bedding

Dates: November 9-12, 2018
Offer: 20% off every product. Veterans get 30% off.  Yes, that means their amazing shredded memory foam pillow is on sale! Adjustable beds, everything. What an incredible offer!

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Casper

Date: Ongoing
Offer:  10% military discount off any order with a mattress for Active Duty, Retirees, Veterans, Military Spouses, and Military Family Members.

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Latex for Less

Dates: Until Nov 15, 2018.
Offer: $100 Off All Mattresses – Use Code 
SAVE100

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Luxi
Dates: through the end of November 2018
Offer: $300 the Luxi 3-1 Queen and King Size mattress – use code SLEEP300. Or take 20% off ANY PRODUCT with discount code LUXIDEAL.

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PangeaBed Copper Mattress

Offer: $150 OFF YOUR MATTRESS + 2 FREE PILLOWS
USE CODE VET150

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Mattress Firm

20% Off for all Veterans, First Responders & their Families. Shop Now!

Nest Bedding

$200 off the Nest Bedding Alexander Signature Hybrid and other models and a FREE sheet set (see site for details).

Nest is based in California and employees and family are being affected by the devastating wildfires. Our hearts also go out to them (those who’ve lost homes and loved ones) this Veterans Day.

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Sweet Zzzs mattress

Dates: November 10 – 16, 2018
Offer: Click here and use coupon code Veterans225 and save $225 off every mattress.

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Voila

Dates
Offer: $150 off luxury hybrid mattress. Available in plush, medium firm or firm. In our opinion the plush is medium, it’s not a super soft mattress. Normally we like medium firm but have a Voila in plush and it’s just right.
Use code “Vet150” at checkout.

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Yogabed
Dates: November 9-12
Offer: Take $200 Off Yogabed Mattress and Free Shipping! 0% Financing for as Low as $100 Per Month.

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Bedding and Accessories

Chilipad Cooling mattress pad that heats or cools your bed to your desired temperature.

Dates: November 9-11
Offer: SAVE 20% or up to $240

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We’ll keep adding the best mattress deals for Veterans day as we find them, so be sure to save this article. Let us know in the comments if you have any questions or find any great deals!

Amazon Cheap Beds Undercut Bed in a Box Prices

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October 2018 Mattress Industry News Roundup

Mattress Firm Bankruptcy

Mattress Firm, the largest seller of mattresses in the US filed for bankruptcy protection (Oct. 5). The company has 3,400 locations nationwide. They plan to close “as many as 700 by year’s end”.

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Cheap Amazon Mattresses Undercut Other Brands

Amazon came out with their own mattress and it’s really cheap. They have two brands: AmazonBasics brand and Rivet.

The AmazonBasics memory foam bed comes in 8″, 10″ and 12″. The 8″ king is $239.99 and is included in Amazon Prime (shipping is free). It has a 1 year warranty.

Rivet is their other brand. Only the Rivet brand offers a 100-day free trial. The rest are standard 30 days. 

Just a quick comparison. Walmart also has their own brand called Allswell. Cost is $585 for a Queen and $745 for a Supreme Queen and comes in soft or medium firm.

DreamCloud Adds Affordable Adjustable Base

DreamCloud has added adjustable frames which is a reasonable $1199 for a king. See the frame here. They also added a plain metal frame, a stylish contemporary frame with headboard and a foundation. Next up? Sheets.

Dreamcloud adjustable base

Brooklyn Bedding Goes Green with Eco-Friendly Mattress

Bed-in-a-box company Brooklyn Bedding came out with a new natural bed called the Bloom Hybrid.

The 12″ tall bed has responsibly sourced latex foam, individually wrapped coils, and a cotton/wool cover. The coils are made from recycled material.

Best of all the Bloom Hybrid comes in 3 firmness levels. Yes, they offer a firm, which is more difficult to find in boxed brands.

Price for a king is $2,199.

Amore Beds also came out with a new hybrid luxury mattress in a box.

Casper Takes 10% Off for Members of the Military

Casper now offers a 10% military discount off any order with a mattress for Active Duty, Retirees, Veterans, Military Spouses, and Military Family Members. Want to see who else offers military discounts? See our list of Veterans Day 2018 mattress sales.

Eight Sleep’s New Premium Hybrid Smart Bed

Eight has the new Venus+ smart mattress with a premium hybrid design and construction. Comes with luxury materials like a Latex topper. See it here.

 

New Keetsa Minimo Bed Frame

Called the Minimo, the minimalist bed frame has a modern industrial look and is 12″ high. 

“Simply Beautiful and Durable. Keetsa bed frames offers the superior strength of steel for maximum stability and provides robust support for a mattress without the need for additional box spring or foundation. ”

Minimo is available in 2 colours: Snow White and Gun Metal

 

New Mattress Charity in Utah

Need to return and get your refund for a bed-in-a-box mattress? If you live near Salt Lake City, a new charity will pick them up for you or you can drop off your bed. They also donate a bed when you buy one.

Donate Mattress Utah – New Nonprofit for Bed Pick Ups Or Drop Offs

Wayfair Debuts New Membership Site MyWay

Wayfair has a new loyalty program called MyWay. It’s a subscription-based membership program ($29.99/year) and members get:
1. Free Shipping on Everything (even orders under $49)
2. 25% off In-Home Services, such as assembly and installation, and upgraded delivery services like “Room of Choice” and “Full Service Delivery”
3. Exclusive Perks, including access to insider sales
4. Free 1-day Shipping on Thousands of Items

Their other brands Joss & Main, Birch Lane, and AllModern also offer the service.

According to the company, bestsellers in Bed/Bedding that can use MyWay  include:
Matheney Panel Bed
Lyster Platform Bed
Fairbury Microfiber Sheet Set
Eldon Reversible Quilt Set
Wayfair Basics 1800 Series 6 Piece Sheet Set

Bed Bath & Beyond also has a new membership program (to compete with Amazon Prime). It’s called Beyond+ and costs $29 a year. You know how you’re always searching for one of their coupons? Well Beyond+ members get free standard shipping on all online orders and 20% off their entire purchases made online or in a store. A fantastic deal for regular shoppers.

October Industry News

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With 130,000+ positive reviews for our original T&N Mattress, the Mint Mattress is our next step. Mint is everything that makes the original great, with exciting new features.

 
DreamCloud has added adjustable frames to their site to complement their best selling luxury mattress and is launching a full suite of luxury add ons such as foundations and sheets. Customers can now create a luxurious bedroom experience, which allows for a fully customizable sleep.
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Mattress Firm, the largest seller of mattresses in the US and most pun-committed company, filed for bankruptcy protection yesterday (Oct. 5).
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Donate Mattress Utah – New Pickup and Drop Off Location in Salt Lake

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Donate Mattress Utah

Mattress donation UtahEver tried to donate a mattress in Utah? Good luck! Most charities (like Goodwill, Deseret Industries, and Salvation Army) won’t accept a used mattress. Some are on a case by case basis. Case in point. The International Rescue Committee lists items refugees need in Utah. In their list of items not accepted? Mattresses.

Adopt a Bed is a new Utah charity that accepts mattress returns. You can drop them off by appointment at their location on 3300 S in Salt Lake City OR call to arrange a pickup by filling out their form online and they’ll come and get your mattress for you.

You can donate a mattress in Provo (Utah County), St. George, Ogden, Salt Lake and more. Adopt a Bed, a 501c3 nonprofit organization, covers most of the state.

Drop off your bed at

Adopt a Bed
583 W Billinis Rd #1
South Salt Lake, UT 84115

Call to arrange: 385-333-6692 or Go here and fill out the form to request a pickup of your mattress.

If you have a mattress return from a boxed brand, you know it’s like new. You’d like to see it go to a good cause. After all, it’s usually only 100 days old or less. To get a full refund on most boxed mattresses you need to select how it will be returned. These are mattresses you bought online and now need a receipt in order to get your refund. Adopt a Bed can accept mattresses one year old or newer.

They accept most brands that you buy online, including Purple mattress, mattresses purchased on Amazon, Nectar, Dreamcloud, Casper, Ghostbed, Voila, Avocado, Lull, Brentwood Home, Brooklyn Bedding, etc.

 

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Please be aware that there are for profit companies that represent themselves as a charity. Emma Petersen told us that sometimes companies say that they work with Adopt a Bed that people who genuinely want to donate their mattress are sometimes misled. So be sure to contact them directly.

Adopt a Bed donates mattresses to homeless shelter, domestic violence centers and more.

We interviewed Emma Peterson, founder of Adopt a Bed, about how she got started and who they help with mattress donations. Watch the video below: