Wholesale Mattress & Furniture June Blog Post

Mattress Coils Explained

Mattress coils, also known as mattress springs, are coil springs used in a mattress. Coils are primarily used in the core (support layer) of innerspring mattresses, which is their original use. In recent years small “micro-coils” have started being used in the upholstery (comfort layer) of mattresses, primarily with a coil core (“coil-on-coil” construction), but sometimes with other core types.

Mattress coils were introduced in the mid-late 19th century, and remain popular in the 21st century, particularly in the United States.

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Wholesale Mattress & Furniture May Blog Post

How to clean your mattress:

So you just purchased a brand new mattress from Art of Furnishing and and it is already the favorite place for your cat to sleep, eat, and do other things… here are several ways to get that mattress clean and smelling fresh:

  1. Vacuum the mattress – This helps to keep it clean by the sheer fact that when it does get wet, there is less matter in the dirt to cause it to stain.
  2. Try using an upholstery cleaner – Since they are made for surfaces that touch your skin (e.g. your couch), it should work unless you are extremely sensitive to cleaners in general. It also has the advantage of removing dust mites[1] and their refuse.
  3. Use enzyme cleaners. Enzyme cleaners are effective in breaking down the ‘structure’ of the stains which helps to lessen them.

To clean unidentified stains:

  • Spray it with a citrus type cleaner and let it set for about five minutes.Afterward, blot (don’t rub) as much of the cleaner out as you can using a clean, white, absorbent cloth. A mild dish detergent can also be used.

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