5 Best Places to Buy a Mattress

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There are many places to buy a mattress, but some are best choices are based on varying factors. These can include mattress construction, styles, pricing, warranties, and availability.

Nectar Sleep

It seems that you can't go wrong with a Nectar sleep mattress. With the lifetime guarantee and 365 night sleep trial, you apparently have very little risk when you purchase one of these mattresses. You can buy directly from the manufacturer, or shop at Amazon Marketplace.

Award-Winning Mattress

Nectar Sleep is an award-winning manufacturer of mattresses. Having an award-winning mattress, the Nectar Sleep has garnered the following 2019 awards for its mattress:

365-Night Risk Free Sleep Trial

It may sound impossible, but Nectar Sleep offers an industry defying trial period of 365 nights. You can try the mattress for a year and return it any time within the 365 and receive a full refund. The 365 nights trial period begins after you've had the mattress for 30 days. The company states, "And if it's not a perfect fit, we'll refund your purchase and have the mattress donated or recycled. No hard feelings."

Forever Warranty®

The Forever Warranty beats all industry warranties. If you purchase a Necar mattress, and for any reason it breaks down from its normal use properties, the Forever Warranty ensures you will receive a replacement at no additional charge. The company policy states, "Doesn't matter if it's 100 days, 100 months, or 100 years from now. We've design Nectar to outlast long term use, just like quality products should."

Where to Buy

You can purchase your mattress directly from the company website or visit one of their partner stores, such as Mattress Warehouse, Big Sandy Furniture, Sit n' Sleep, Hom Furniture, and Nebraska Furniture.

  • Free shipping
  • Free returns
  • Price: The price ranges from $399 Twin to $899 California King.

Saatva

If you're looking for a USA handcrafted mattress, you may want to consider a Saatva mattress. You can purchase directly from the manufacturer. Select from three comfort levels, which include:

  • Choose a plush comfort level for side sleeping,
  • Luxury firm to duplicate luxury hotel mattresses. 82% customers choose this one.
  • Firm ideal if you need an extra firm mattress.

Additional Features

Some mattress features include:

  • 11.5" or 14.5" deep mattress
  • Organic outer covering
  • Flame retardant barrier created without chemicals, by using a natural thistle pulp.
  • Cover treated with botanical antimicrobial Guardin®.

The Details on Ordering

Shipping, trial period and warranty include:

  • 120-night home trial (return transport fee of $99)
  • 15-year pro-rated warranty
  • $100 discount on $500+ orders for all active duty military, first responders, veterans, and teachers
  • Free white glove delivery and setup.
  • Claims to be the best-reviewed mattress of 2019 with 9.7 (out of 10) rating from more than 40,000 reviews.
  • Free old mattress removal
  • Price: $699 (Twin) to $1698 (Split California King)

Amazon

You can browse Amazon for the bestselling mattresses. You have a wide range of choices based on bestsellers. You can choose from 8" to 14" deep mattresses. You can select from hybrids, gel infused memory foam and innerspring mattresses with plush pillow tops.

  • Amazon's Choice and Bestsellers are ways to gauge customer satisfaction.
  • You can save money with Prime membership of free shipping.
  • Read reviews by customers to help decide which mattress is best.

Original Mattress Factory

The Original Mattress Factory eliminates the middleman. The company manufactures the bed according to your specifications and can customize your bed. Your mattress is then delivered to your home. A regional retailer with over 100 stores, the stores are located in the East Coast and Midwest regions.

  • You can purchase hybrids, spring, pillow tops and various other styles of mattresses.
  • Financing plans available at each location. Apply in person for a 6-month plan for $250+ orders and 12-month plan for $1,200+ order.
  • Prices: $199 (Twin) to $2,379 (California King) The price range runs from low-economic to luxury for top mattresses.
  • Boxsprings: $139 (Twin) to $488 (California King)

Sleep Number

The Sleep Number is a direct-to-consumer mattress company with both online and 477 brick and mortar locations in U.S. There are several styles available. Both sides of bed are adjustable. You can program mattress for level of softness to firmness with remote controller or phone app.

  • 100 night trial
  • 25-year limited warranty
  • Mattress depth: 8" to 11"
  • Sizes: Twin to California King
  • Prices: Start around $600 for twin to around $3,400 for California King
  • Delivery: $90 for standard delivery. $180 for in-home setup. Mattress can be returned after 30 days minus original shipping/delivery fee.

Selecting One of the Best Places to Buy a Mattress

You have a wide range of types of mattresses when deciding on one of the best places to buy a mattress. Decide on what you need in a mattress to help you make a choice.

5 Best Places to Buy a Mattress