Frequently Asked Questions

Most mattress companies use a 1-10 scale to measure firmness. A 6.5 is considered medium firm, the industry standard, so anything lower than that will be softer.

Soft Mattresses
Ideal for side sleepers. Allows your pressure points to sink and conform to your body rather than supporting all your weight on your hips and shoulders.
May have trouble moving around and switching positions.
May sleep hotter as you are sinking into the mattress.
Ideal for those with joint pains.

Firm Mattresses
Hold up the body, rather than letting you sink in too far.
Cooler since you're lying on top of the mattress.
Ideal for stomach and back sleepers.
Good for those with mobility issues since it's easier to move around on a firmer mattress.