Latex mattresses have seen quite a rise in sales in recent years. They cost more than a conventional innerspring mattress but they also last at least twice as long and have a long list of qualities that beat out an innerspring hands down. The word has spread and because of their increasing popularity and the public’s awareness many new “retailers” have entered the marketplace.

You can find information all over the internet on latex mattresses and as with any product information and facts about the product may be incorrectly embellished and take on a life of their own in the claims and advertising used by companies to make the sell at all costs.

So how do you navigate the waters of information as a prospective buyer looking for a new latex mattress? How do you find out what your possible selections are in making a purchase? What types of latex are available? Where do you find the information to educate yourself on the properties of latex? Where do you find the best mattress for the money?

You’ll want to gather your information from the most reliable sources when you begin your research. If you land on a website consider the “source” of the information. In other words what are the credentials supporting the information on the website-how long has the company been in business or what are the author’s credentials? Longevity for a company speaks volumes.

To begin your quest it’s best to familiarize yourself with the shopping terms you’ll need to know and the history and processes used in the manufacture of latex foam rubber. This information will give you the basics to help you know what kind of latex mattress you want to look for. It will also help you to make the distinction to recognize incorrect information, false claims, or misleading information about what is or isn’t in the latex mattress you might be considering.

Last but not least when you get down to your final comparisons if you haven’t included manufacturers who sell factory direct to the public you’re overlooking a great savings potential. The further the product gets from the factory to the market the more cost has to be added to pay for the stops along the way. Those costs are passed on to the buyer.

If you take the time in the beginning to sort through all the information available you’ll surely come out on the other side with the reward of the best nights’ sleep ever on a mattress that’s perfect for you.

Click here to view our LATEX MATTRESS CONSUMER BUYING GUIDE which is comprehensive in describing all aspects of latex for mattresses.

Sleep EZ is a third generation mattress manufacturer. We have 36 years of experience behind us. We introduced latex mattresses into our line early on because we realized all the benefits of latex. We offer a complete line of latex mattresses and are proud of our FACTORY DIRECT PRICES.