There are endless questions that arise for first time parents — from diet, to playtime, to screen time, to, well everything. But one of the most confusing and stress-inducing parts of being a parent is knowing when to put the kids to bed and how. Fighting over bedtime is basically a right of passage for parents and kids. And it … Read More
Full vs Queen Mattresses: Which is Right For You?
Choosing the right mattress for your home is not a decision that should be taken lightly. And there are a lot of factors to consider, including the firmness, material, cost, and size. When thinking about the size of a mattress, you will want to factor in the size of the room it will be in, as well as if one … Read More
Sleep Paralysis and How the Right Mattress Can Help
If you have never experienced sleep paralysis, you might want to count your lucky stars. Thankfully the complete loss of movement and control in the body is temporary. Nonetheless, it can be an altogether terrifying experience that leaves a person feeling rattled for the rest of the day. In a similar way that a bad dream does. There are people … Read More
Unexpected Ways To Keep Your Bedroom Cozy This Winter
There are still a couple months of winter left to go – the chill and the damp are here to stay for a while longer. But instead of losing hope that Spring will never come, it’s time to double down on the cozy vibe at home, and especially in the bedroom. By doing a few extra things to cozy up … Read More
How to Sleep Better With Menopause
There are many reasons why people might have trouble sleeping – stress, the temperature, uncomfortable bedding, and so on. And for women, there can be an added factor each month. When menopause symptoms, or pre-menopause symptoms, come on, they can bring a whole new set of challenges that affect sleep. Since we all know that disruptions to sleeping patterns can … Read More
What Triggers Sleep Apnea?
Have you been hearing more and more about sleep apnea lately? Or perhaps you suspect you or your partner is suffering from the condition. It seems that more people are talking about, and finding solutions, sleep apnea — the condition that interrupts a person’s breathing during sleep. Let’s talk about sleep apnea today — what the symptoms are, and what … Read More
5 Tips for a Better Night’s Sleep
No matter what your troubles in life are, a good night’s rest seems to instantly help make things better. And if you are dealing with serious health concerns, prioritizing rest and learning how to fall asleep faster and sleep better are an important part of any recovery. Many things can keep people laying awake at night, anxiously counting down the … Read More
Can Bed Bugs Get Through Mattress Covers?
Are there any words more dreaded in the English language than “bed bugs”? Even the thought of them is enough to make your skin crawl. No one wants bed bugs. And so it is a good idea to do everything you can to avoid getting them or bringing them into your home. Today we’re going to talk about bed bug … Read More
Pocket Spring vs Innerspring Mattress
There has always been some confusion between pocket spring mattresses and innerspring mattresses. People often wonder if they are the same thing by a different name, or what the differences are, as well as the pros and cons of each. At MN Mattress in Parkville, we get a lot of questions like this. So, we’re going to answer all … Read More
Best Mattress For Allergies
Allergies are often associated with the seasons — spring can be a terrible time for allergy sufferers. But allergens can come in many different forms and actually one of the worst culprits is lurking inside our bedrooms. Mattresses can be a hot spot for allergens. It is a place where dust mites gather and nest, triggering a spell of … Read More