Monthly Archives: August 2011

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Your mattress is important for getting a good night’s sleep. Find out whether or not it’s time to get a new mattress, and learn some important terms from the following pages. The right mattress will do wonders for your sleep. 

  • Not sure whether or not you need a new mattress? Use this guide to help you figure it out. 
  • Don’t let a bad mattress keep you from getting a good night’s sleep. Read about the signs that it may be time for a new mattress in this article. 
  • Get all of the answers to your mattress questions on Serta’s official page, and get your own Serta mattress at Mancini’s Sleepworld. 
  • If you feel like the mattress sales people are speaking a different language, then you should look over this mattress glossary. 
  • Find a mattress that makes your arthritis more comfortable with the help of this page.

For more great tips, call Mancini’s Sleepworld at (800) 641-5337.

 

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A Guide to Mattress Lingo

Do you feel like you have entered a foreign country when shopping at a mattress sale? If so, then this guide to mattress buying lingo will help you find a bed that suits your needs. 

Coil

One of the most used words pertaining to a mattress, a coil is a spring that resists against your body weight, which allows the mattress to keep you supported when you lie down for the night. A coil configuration refers to the manner in which the coils are arranged. Some nicer mattresses will have coils that are wrapped individually so your partner isn’t bothered when you toss and turn in your sleep. 

Firmness

This term might seem pretty straightforward, but it is very important when it comes to configuring a comfortable bed. In mattress terms, this word refers to the amount of resistance it puts onto you, which will change the way the bed feels. A bed that is not too firm will be ideal for people who prefer less resistance. Make sure to ask the sales person about firmness when looking for your next mattress. 

Pillow Top

For people who do not like hard beds, a pillow top gives you an extra layer of padding to turn any bed or futon into a soft sleeping oasis. With the added layer at the top of the mattress, your bed will also give you more support so you can get a great night’s sleep. You are sure to wake up each morning feeling refreshed and well rested with a pillow top mattress. 

Feel free to ask the knowledgeable staff of Mancini’s Sleepworld about any mattress lingo questions that you might have. We are here to provide the best mattress, futon, and bunk-bed buying experience in Northern California. Visit our website or call us today at (800) 641-5337 for more information.

 

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Mancini’s Sleepworld provides Northern California the largest selection of Mattresses to choose from. And what better place to relax and enjoy the sounds of the ocean than from the comfort of your own bed?

Enter to win an iPad 2 with a SleepStream2 App courtesy of Mancini’s Sleepworld in our “Sleep by the Beach with an iPad2!” Contest.

To Enter to win you must:
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You must be at least 18 years of age to enter.

 

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Curious About Tempur-Pedic Matresses? Read This!

Want to find out more about Tempur-Pedic mattresses or bunk beds? Check out these links for more information. 

  • This article discusses how to make sure you bunk bed is safe for your child. 

If you have any questions, or would like to learn more, call Mancini’s Sleepworld at (800) 641-5337. 

 

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How to Arrange Living Room Furniture

When deciding how to set up your living room furniture, make sure to think about the traffic pattern for the room, where the doors are, and the size. Figure out if you can make two or three seating areas, or if the room is too small for that. If your dining room flows into the living room, then put the living room furniture and the dining room furniture into separate groupings. Place the couch where you can see out into the whole room, and balance it with chests and tables. 

Watch this video for more decorating tips and get your living room furniture, mattresses, and beds at Mancini’s Sleepworld. Call (800) 641-5337 for more information.

 

What to Look for in a Quality Massage Chair

Nothing is more relaxing than getting a massage. But few people want to schedule weekly trips to the spa into their budget. Luckily, there is a way to get the benefits of a professional massage right in the comfort of your own home. No, you don’t have to hire a personal live-in masseuse. You can get a massage chair! There’s much more to relaxing furniture than just beds and mattresses. Massage chairs provide the therapeutic comfort that your body needs without the hefty price tag of regular professional massages. 

In order to receive the most out of your relaxing furniture, you’ll want to look for some important qualities. These are some of the qualities that you should look for in a massage chair

  • Complete support

A lot of chairs just focus on one area of the back, but back pain can occur anywhere. You want a chair that can target all of the important areas of your back in order to provide the best massage. You can also find chairs to massage the shoulders, neck, and even the legs—so find the level of coverage that you want. 

  • Variety of positions

You want to find a chair that has a wide range of reclining capabilities. This way, you’ll be able to find the most comfortable position. Everyone knows that what’s comfortable one day may not be comfortable the next, which is why it will be so useful to have a chair that can recline to any level you want. 

  • Massage style and length choice

A lot of massage chairs let you choose how intense of a massage you want. There are also programmable chairs that can be set to run for a certain amount of time. 

For the best in massage chairs, look no further than Mancini’s Sleepworld. We’ve got an amazing selection of Human Touch chairs—the very best massage chairs on the market today. We also have an amazing selection of futons and bunk beds. With over 28 locations, you’re sure to find one that’s close to you. Learn more about us today.

 

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Essential Steps to Take Before Buying Kids’ Furniture

Whether you’re furnishing a new home or simply upgrading your kids’ rooms, there are a few important steps to take that will help the process of selecting and buying go more smoothly. Bunk beds can be a great option for kids. They’re good for economy of space, but they’re great in larger rooms as well.

 1.      Decide on the amount of vertical space you have available.

Before you go to buy your bunk beds or any type of bed or mattress, the first thing to do is to measure the space you have to work with. You should confirm that there will be at least two feet from the top of the bunk bed to the ceiling, so your child doesn’t bump his or her head. Most bunk beds are between 5 ½ to 6 feet tall, so if your ceiling is lower than 8 feet, you may need to look around for a shorter bunk bed.

 2.      Measure the amount of available floor space.

How much floor space you’ll need depends on the type of bunk bed. Although the width is generally the same as a twin-sized mattress, if there are drawers that slide out or other moving parts, you’ll need to factor in a few more feet.

 3.      Decide on a style: basic or lofted?

There are many different types of bunk beds on the market offering a range of styles and options. The traditional twin-over-twin style is common, but twin-over-full is also a popular style. These are “basic” bunk beds. The other broad category of bunk beds is the lofted style, which could have a futon below it, or a desk. Some bunk beds have a third trundle bed that slides out. 

Consider how much storage space you need. Lofted bunk beds may be a good option as things can be kept under them, or you can choose a bunk bed that has sliding drawers. If your child likes to have friends over for sleepovers, you may want to forgo the storage space in favor of a futon or a pull-out trundle bed. In a small room with limited space, you may want to put a study area under a lofted bed. If your child is young, make sure that the bed has sturdy guardrails. 

If you’re looking for bunk beds or any type of mattress, Mancini’s Sleepworld has the right one for you. Once you decide on the style and size of your bed, come check out our excellent selection of beds and mattresses. For more information, visit us on the Web or call us at (800) 641-5337. 

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