Buying a mattress can be a confusing experience. There is a lot of information about mattress shopping online, but a lot of it is confusing, contradictory, and sometimes just plain wrong. Additionally, it’s difficult to find an unbiased source. Many mattress guides out there are written by the companies trying to sell you their particular mattress.
People have the same two concerns when buying a mattress. They don’t want to buy the wrong mattress, and they don’t want to spend a penny more than they have to. It is my goal to make sure you don’t make either of these mistakes.
I worked as a salesman for a mattress retailer for 7 years before I started this website, so I have a lot of experience with helping people how to find the right mattress. Now, instead of helping one person at a time, I can help thousands a day through my website. I know the ins and outs of the mattress business, and now I’ve switched teams to be on the side of the customer.
I focus on three major topics here on The Mattress Nerd®:
- How to find the correct mattress in the sea of choices out there
- How to comparison shop and negotiate for the best possible price
- General sleep tips and accessories
If you have any specific questions for me, I can be reached on Twitter at @MattressNerd or by email at jack at mattressnerd.com. I also like getting comments on my posts. If anything I’ve written has helped you, leave a comment and let me know.