Mattresses

Healthy Habits to Create a Restful Bedroom

Healthy Habits to Create a Restful Bedroom

Whether or not you're a believer in New Year's resolutions, carrying these healthy habits into 2024 will create a calm, restful bedroom environment and significantly increase your chances of getting a great night's sleep. Make your bed every day Making your bed daily...

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Is Black Friday The Best Time To Buy A New Mattress?

Is Black Friday The Best Time To Buy A New Mattress?

As one of the biggest sales period descends, how do you make sure that the bed you buy is a genuinely good bargain? With some serious savings to be had on mattresses this Black Friday (24 November) and with many deals on offer, sale-loving shoppers are truly spoilt...

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Would You Pay More for an Eco-Friendly Mattress?

Would You Pay More for an Eco-Friendly Mattress?

In a world increasingly focused on sustainability, it's heartening to see that even our choices in something as essential as a mattress are being influenced by environmental concerns. The latest consumer survey by our parent organisation, the National Bed Federation...

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Look for the NBF-Approved Tick on Your Next Mattress

Look for the NBF-Approved Tick on Your Next Mattress

You have made a list of your requirements for your new bed: outlined your budget, measured the bed size that comfortably fits your space, decided on the firmness and fillings, and possibly narrowed down a few brands to check out; you are all set to hit the shop or...

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How to Buy a Bed on a Budget

How to Buy a Bed on a Budget

Everyone deserves to sleep well at night, and it is possible to buy a budget-friendly bed that doesn’t compromise on safety, hygiene, or quality. Prices for mattresses range from under £100 to several thousand, but we encourage you to spend as much as you can...

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End the postcode lottery of access to mattress recycling

End the postcode lottery of access to mattress recycling

The National Bed Federation (NBF), which represents the bed industry across the UK, is calling on the Government to support its plans for a nationwide program to fund a service enabling everyone to recycle their used mattresses. Around 4.75 million mattresses every...

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Rip Off Mattress Van Scam

Rip Off Mattress Van Scam

It’s been going on for several years all over the country but the rogue traders selling dodgy mattresses from the back of vans show no signs of letting up. In fact, the chances are they’ll be coming to your area, stopping you in the street or knocking on your door,...

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NBF Calls For Vigilance as Consumer Fraud Rockets

NBF Calls For Vigilance as Consumer Fraud Rockets

‘Van scam’ mattress fraud rockets due to cost of living crisis – UK consumers spend more than £40m on rip-off mattresses as rogue traders prey on cash-strapped consumers Research from the National Bed Federation (NBF) has revealed that up to 280,000 unsuspecting...

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New Bed Already Showing Body Impressions – Is This Normal?

New Bed Already Showing Body Impressions – Is This Normal?

In July last year, research showed UK customer service complaints had hit their highest level on record*, which prompted us to think about one of the most common complaints we hear from bed buyers: settlement – or body impressions – appearing on the surface of the...

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How to Avoid Being Ripped Off in a Mattress Scam

How to Avoid Being Ripped Off in a Mattress Scam

Now more than ever, we know just how much consumers are trying to save their hard-earned cash, whether that's online or on a big red sales sticker in-store. When it comes to beds and mattresses that cost hundreds of pounds, it is no surprise that people want to bag...

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