A lot of people are big fans of the good old days when making choices was pretty easy. After all, there were hardly any choices to pick from. This is true of everything from cars, when Henry Ford said that you would have any model T Ford for yourself as long as it was in black, to mattresses, when there were three companies that used to make five mattresses and all you had to do was pick one of them.
The materials that were used inside the mattresses were pretty much similar and there wasn’t anything that you had to go home and research. Of course, during that time mattresses were pretty cheap as well. However, this has changed and the distress that one suffers when buying a mattress is pretty much a good proof of that. One of the most important things that you need to realize when you’re looking at buying a mattress is that most mattresses are inherently similar as far as construction and the filling that goes inside them.
Whether you buy a Simmons mattress or a Serta perfect sleeper mattress, the functioning of those things is going to be pretty much similar. However on the other hand if you think of how the Simmons Beautyrest mattress has managed to diversify their offerings that it has for people who are looking to pick everything from a limited budget then you come to realize that choice is actually pretty good for everybody.
There are a number of things that you need to focus on when you’re buying a mattress and one of the primary ones as far as spring based [mostly innerspring] mattresses are concerned is the number of springs that are present inside. The Serta perfect sleeper offers 1500 springs while the Simmons Beautyrest Classic offers 1800. More is always better as far as springs are concerned.