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Mattress Guide: Understanding Mattress Types

Everybody has their own preference of what they look for in a good mattress. With so many different mattress types, and mattresses that combine different mattress types, how do you know which type of mattress is for you?

Types of Sprung Mattress
Open Coil Mattress
Open coil mattresses, since they were first introduced in the 19th century, are the

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National Bed Month 2015

This month it’s National Bed Month 2015! Having started in in 1990, 2015 marks thethe 25th year of National Bed Month, a national campaign by The Sleep Council that runs throughout the whole of March to remind everyone of the importance of a good night’s sleep.
The Sleep Council have collected a large number of statistics that show how sleep affects

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Tallboy vs Highboy vs Lowboy – What’s the difference?!

It seems that there is a lot of confusion regarding the difference between tallboys, highboys and lowboys. So let’s take a look at the features that distinguish each one, and the common usage of the names in English (within UK and the rest of the world) and American English.
Over time, highboys have become commonly and incorrectly mistaken for tallboys – though the

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When Bedroom Furniture Attack!

Sometimes life is hard. Things don’t always go as peachy as you would like them to. Sometimes bedroom furniture attack, and it’s no laughing matter! People suffer very real bedroom injuries due to violent outbursts from bloodthirsty bedroom furniture!
I’ve been scouring Twitter for all the (family-friendly) bedroom injuries reported throughout the last 24 hours in an attempt to identify

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5 Reasons Why You Need A Dressing Table

Image: Dressing Tables
1) You’re sick of applying your make-up on the bus or train.
It’s no longer an uncommon sight. Women are becoming more and more adept at applying their make-up whilst riding the bus or the train to work. The one thing that many of these women have in common (other than their extremely steady hand)? That pained look on

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Choosing Bedside Tables

Choosing bedside tables can be an exciting task, but how do you know what to start looking for when you’re browsing through all of these different types of bedside tables? You might have narrowed it down to a list of a few models that you like, but have you considered its intended functionality and how it will look in

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Choosing Furniture for a Small Bedsit or Studio Apartment

Shoebox Room by Martha W McQuade
Bedsits and studio apartments (or flats) usually seem like a nightmare for furniture layout and decoration. The tiny living spaces, affectionately known as “shoebox apartments” often combine the kitchen, living room and bedroom all in one single room – with a private or shared bathroom outside of the room or elsewhere in the building.

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What Room Does An Ottoman Go In?

The Versatility of the Ottoman
An ottoman (also known as a tuffet, hassock, footstool, pouf or pouffe) is defined as a “deeply upholstered seat of any shape, with or without a back” and, considering the name, unsurprisingly originates from the Ottoman Empire. The ottoman furniture piece was introduced to Europe in the late 19th century where it became a central domestic

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Transform Your Bedroom into a Chic Boudoir

A woman’s bedroom space should embrace its femininity as a man-free area. It should be a self-indulgent space to get ready in style. But how does one go about decorating such a magical place of utmost sophistication and self-worship?
Staying Beautiful
Every woman needs somewhere in her boudoir to sit and do her make up, brush her hair or even just

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