Do I need a box spring with a memory foam mattress?

Answer Memory foam mattresses are designed to adjust to individual body shapes and sizes. A memory foam mattress functions by softening where the body creates increases in the foam's temperature by pressi... Read More »

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Can i put a memory foam mattress on top of an old box spring?

On One Hand: Discard a Box Spring With Loose JointsDo not use an old box spring as a foundation for a new mattress if it is not sturdy enough to provide support. Discard old box springs that have r... Read More »

I just purchased a gel memory foam pad. Can I use a heated mattress pad with the gel memory foam pad?

contact the maker of the gel memory pad. The heat may damage it!!

How to Buy a Memory Foam Mattress?

Looking for some zzzz on a memory foam mattress? Before you walk into a mattress store and waltz into the jaws of an unscrupulous salesperson, get the facts by following the steps in this how-to.

Can you cut a memory foam mattress?

It is possible to cut a memory foam mattress. The foam is somewhat dense and "spongy," so use a very sharp knife, jig or sabre saw, or an electric bread knife. Some manufacturers, including Ahh Mem... Read More »