12 Jul 0

Consider these factors when buying your bedding online

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So you have purchased the ideal mattress and bed that perfectly suit your comfort levels, are ergonomically-designed, and even suit your budget...

Now it’s important to ensure the remainder of your bedding is equally pleasing and appropriately selected. Successful shopping for such bedding online requires you to consider a few important factors to ensure a satisfying and successful buying experience.

Know Your Measurements:
By taking note of the correct measurements of your bed and mattress you will be able to purchase bedding that will be a perfect fit for your bed of choice. You should pay attention to the dimensions from top to bottom, side to side, and the thickness of the mattress you have for your bed. Knowing these basic numbers will prevent you from purchasing bedding of the wrong size and which does not fit your bed properly, which is also unsightly. Also ask yourself – will your fitted sheet be deep enough for your mattress? It is not uncommon to find that many sheets will shrink considerably in the first washing.

Fabric:
Seeing that there is a wide variety of types of bed sheet fabrics available, it may be confusing to decide on which type to choose, especially when buying bedding online. However, a little research and looking at a few samples just once can go a long way in future. The most important thing to bear in mind is to choose a bedding fabric that feels the most comfortable. The most popular choice when it comes to sheet fabric is cotton or cotton blends, due to their cool comfort. Flannel makes for a far cozier choice during the chills of winter. Satin sheets, while great for aesthetic purposes, are slippery and do not breathe or absorb moisture as well as standard cotton. They do make for a good pillowcase material though as there is less ‘wear and tear’ on your hair. Attention to the type of sheet material should also include quality and how well they wash.

Just In Case:
After having spent a considerable amount of time weighing your options in the different types of bedding available, and once you have found your favorite choice in Colour, and design why not opt to buy more than one set, so that should anything untoward happens to one, it can easily be replaced without hassle. Buying bedding online often comes with great discounts and specials too, so it’s handy to keep a close eye on online deals.

A hassle-free and happy experience when shopping for bedding online can be expected with just a little planning, and consideration of a few important factors. For the most convenient online shopping experience contact us at The Bed Shop directly or visit us at http://www.thebedshopsaonline.co.za for your best quality in beds and bedding.