How Is Mattress Firmness Measured

Your Ultimate guide to mattress firmness

firm

Beds with a firm comfort rating are great for certain sleepers. Firm mattresses give way a lot less under body weight, creating a firm and solid platform that allows perfect spinal alignment. People who like to sleep on their backs and stomachs will greatly benefit from sleeping on a firm mattress.

medium

Beds in this comfort scale usually fits most people’s needs. 3 Rating beds can be seen as the equilibrium of the sleeping styles. They are perfect for guest bedrooms and are also well suited for the hospitality industry. This bed is normally soft enough for the average side sleeper and supportive enough for back and stomach sleepers.

plush

Ever wonder what sinking into clouds would feel like? Well, here you go. The plush comfort rating is the precipice of pressure relief. Beds with this rating are absolutely perfect for those side sleepers who want peak comfort. They are also suitable to some back sleepers who want to maximize pressure relief. This bed should be avoided by a stomach sleeper, as it will guarantee a visit to the chiropractor.

The Mattress Warehouse Information

We try to be as informative as possible at The Mattress Warehouse. Our goal is to inform you as much as possible, so you’d be perfectly confident about your investment. Now that you know more about how our comfort ratings work, you might have a few other questions. See how we can best answer them: