Maintaining your Memory Foam Mattress in Tip-Top Shape

Although way different than an airbed, a memory foam mattress is just like an ordinary bed that requires maintenance to keep it in tip-top shape. Regardless of the brand you’re using, this type of bed requires support.

Supporting memory foam

Memory Foam MattressIt must have the right support that’s firm and with solid foundation, so avoid using a box spring that’s too thin. It must be able to support the mattress’ weight, as well as the sleepers.

Cleaning it regularly

This will reduce allergens and make your sleeping environment more comfortable. Remember that you spend hours of your day sleeping on this bed. Within those hours, your bed shed skin cells. Dust mites can feed on your skin cells and from there, they can multiply and accumulate. To prevent this from happening, you must consider using a memory foam mattress cover that’s dust and water-resistant. Then, every week, wash the bedding and its cover.


This type of bed doesn’t require flipping, however, occasional rotation can prolong the life of your memory foam mattress. By turning it every 6 months, reduces the impressions and it also helps in wearing more evenly.

If there are stains on the bed, you must remove the bed’s cover as soon as possible. For spills, you must use paper towel to soak up as much liquid as possible.