Sealy Posturepedic FAQs


Sealy Posturepedic FAQs

With a larger bed you are less likely to disturb your partner.  You should be able to lie side by side, with your arms behind your head and your elbows out, without touching.  Your bed should also be about 10cm longer than the tallest partner.

  • Single 91cm offers a sleep surface area suitable for young ones.
  • Three Quarter 107cm offers a larger sleep surface than a single, whilst still conserving space.
  • Double 137cm offers a sleep surface area for 2 people equal to a cot mattress width each.
  • Queen 152cm offers a sleep surface area comfortable for 2 people, proving the most popular size.
  • King 183cm provides the largest sleep surface area, with generous space for 2 people. King size foundations come in 2 separate pieces for easy installation.
  • Standard length 188cm is available in all models.
  • Extra length 200cm is available in selected models only, providing a longer sleeping surface for the taller individual.

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The average sleep set last for about 8 years. Not all bodies are the same size and shape and not all beds are created equal.  It’s helpful to think of your bed like your running shoes.  Those shoes lose their springiness over time, but may not look worse for wear after a year or two.  It’s the same with your bed – it loses its comfort gradually, but may not look that bad, but that mattress is not going to last forever.

Yes, it is as important as a good mattress. A sprung foundation acts like a shock absorber, taking a lot of the nightly wear and tear, and it contributes to your comfort and support.

Prices range greatly, but a good night’s sleep is one of the best investments you can make, so buy the best bed that you can afford. Most of us spend a 1/3 of our lives I bed.  Your investment will cost just cents per night over the next 8 to 10 years!  A R10, 000 Sealy Posturepedic bed costs only around 27c per night!

It varies according to the type of bed and the amount of usage but, as a general rule, usually every eight to ten years. Sealy give you peace of mind with our warranty against manufacturing faults.

Focus on finding a bed that satisfies your comfort preference first, then your quality and price preference. Remember to buy the best bed you can afford.

Design and manufacturing of mattresses has changed dramatically. Technology has improved, new materials have been developed and comfort choices have been expanded to give you a greater selection.

The best way to really know what you are buying is to try them out. Determine your comfort preference, starting at the top-of-the-line offered by your retailer, compare comforts, and make your purchase.

A Sealy Posturepedic offers correct back support, to support their growing bodies. Don’t skimp when buying a new bed for your child.  And we recommend not giving them an old bed.

No! Sealy Posturepedic offer correct support regardless of firmness.

We live in a world of different mattress brands.  Choose a retailer with a great reputation for service and integrity.  You will be relying on that retailer to take care of your needs.  It is up to you to decide the brands (retail and manufacturing) that deserve your business.

Increasing physical activity during the day, perhaps with exercise, is a great way to expend excess energy and will help you get a better night’s sleep.

Caffeine is a stimulant for both the mind and body. If you drink it too late in the evenings (and don’t have a tolerance to it), it will keep you up until the early hours of the morning.

Both light and sound affect the quality of your sleep. Invest in a good pair of curtains or blinds and switch off all electronic devices before going to bed.

Meditation helps relieve stress and quieten the mind. By practicing it daily, you will spend less time at night tossing and turning in your sleep.

A poor-quality mattress or bed will rob you of your 6 to 8 hours. Be sure to invest in one that offers adequate support and comfort.

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