Decisions, Decisions… The Purple or the Tempur-Pedic?
We, if anybody at The Mattress Hub knows the utmost importance of making a decision that will directly impact your physical and mental health. Not every mattress is created equal and for good reason.. no ‘body’ is created the same, hence different needs for different bodies. Here is a breakdown of the key differences of these specific high tech mattresses and which ones are ideal for you to take into consideration. Let’s take a look!
Who should buy a Purple mattress?
It depends on your body type, sleep position, and if you suffer from lower back pain.
What’s unique about the Purple mattress, besides the name itself, is it comes with the Purple Comfort Grid, which gives the effect similar to floating on a cloud. This mattress does accommodate all sleep positions, but it is ideal for lightweight back sleepers, and especially for those who suffer from lower back pain.The ideal customer for Purple is one who is seeking both comfort and support.
Pros for Purple
- Cooling effect ideal for hot sleepers with gel-like materials
- Pressure relieving and supportive
- Perfect for partners who move frequently (movement isolation)
- Long-lasting durability
Cons for Purple
- Heavyweight side sleepers may prefer more support
- Edges may seem unsteady
- Firmer than expected
- Not ideal if you like traditional memory foam
Who should buy a Tempur-Pedic mattress?
Again, it depends on your level of comfort and support and the best part is you have options to choose from when it comes to Tempur-Pedic.
The fact that it offers different levels of firmness makes it a great option. Not too soft, not too hard.. Just right.
Pros for Tempur-Pedic
- Pain reduction
- Comfort support
- Adapts to your body style
- Better option for heavyweight side sleepers
- Ideal if you like traditional memory foam
Cons for Tempur-Pedic
- May seem that it “sleeps hot”
- Slow to bounce back it’s firmness
Whether it’s a Purple, Tempur-Pedic, or other quality mattresses we carry, it can still make or break your back. Choosing a quality mattress is the first step, then choosing one that aligns with your specific needs is the next step. We are here to help you choose the one best suited for you, but we hope that listing out a few pros and cons gives more insight into making the best decision for you.