Crib Mattresses – Why You Need Crib Mattresses

Parents always want their little ones to have a safe and comfortable place to sleep. That’s why they find only the best cribs for their babies. However, while the crib itself might be important, you also need to think about the crib mattress that you are going to buy. Having a good crib mattress can make all the difference in the world when it comes to comfort, and even the longevity of the mattress.

What Is a Crib Mattress?

A crib mattress is a specialized type of mattress that is designed to fit the smaller dimensions of a baby’s crib. It provides protection for the little one when they sleep and sit in the crib, and it adds comfort so they can rest easy, just like the mattress that you use for your own bed.

Different Types of Crib Mattresses

There are many different types of crib mattresses and materials out there in the market today. Some of them have been used for many years, and some are relative newcomers. There are mattresses that have coils, springs, or that might be made from cotton or wool. There are also foam type mattresses.

What to Look for in a Crib Mattress?

When you are choosing a crib mattress, it is important that you consider the size of the mattress. It should not be too large or too small for the crib. You want a crib mattress that is going to fit nice and snug into the crib, as this means there is less of a risk of the child getting trapped beneath the mattress. In addition to the size, you are also going to need to think about the material and type of mattress. As mentioned, there are many different types, but the foam mattresses tend to be a better solution for most. You should also make sure that you are buying a new crib mattress. This is the most sanitary option, and when you buy a new mattress, you can make sure it is cared for and cleaned properly. That is not the case if you were to buy a used mattress or to use a hand me down. You will also want to consider the firmness of the mattress and how it will be supporting and comforting your little one.

Why a Foam Mattress is Best for Baby

Foam mattresses are very comfortable and yet not too soft, as that is very dangerous for a baby to sleep on due to the possibility of suffication. In addition, because foam is so dense, it means that there are not as many places for dust mites to live, which makes it a cleaner overall solution. The material is hypoallergenic, which is always important for the little ones. Additionally, the foam mattresses tend to be quite easy to care for. You will only rarely need to rotate them for a baby or toddler, and they clean easily with the removable, washable cover.

Why a Foam Mattress is Best for Toddlers

You will find that a foam mattress is a great solution for toddlers, just like it is for babies. In fact, all of the same benefits that infants have from the foam mattress will apply to toddlers, as well. Now that you have a better understanding of what a crib mattress is and why foam is such a good option, it is time to buy one of your own for your baby’s crib. Take the time to make sure that you are choosing only the very best for your little one.

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crib-mattress-pictureThe type of foam that your baby sleeps on is very important to you, and to the Foam King!  You want only the best, clean foam, with no off-gas, which is why all of our crib mattresses are made from CertiPUR clean foam.  It is the highest standard of foam available in North America, which is why it is the only type of foam that we sell.

Of course a Foam King mattress will also be hypoallergenic, as no dust mites can live in the closed cell structure of the foam.  So for allergy sufferers and sensitive new born babies this is a plus. 

Besides being of such fine quality foam it is important that a babies mattress is the perfect density.  We have had customers requesting memory foam mattresses for their babies, and although they are very comfortable for adults, for a small child they can be DANGEROUS.  They are too soft for babies and the dangers of suffocation are real.  We strive to educate our customers about all things foam, and we want what is best for their children too.  We recommend a 2 Lb. High Density foam for Crib Mattresses, as it offers the proper support and comfort level for small children.

A Foam King Crib Mattress will bring comfort and many nights of blissful sleep for your new bundle of joy. Ok, the comfort part is true, but the many nights of blissful sleep depends on the baby!

Standard 4” x 28” x 52”.
Custom sizing is also available; please call for a price quote.

Each cover is zippered for easy removal and washing. Vinyl Cover is cleaned by sponging off with warm, soapy water. The Poly Cotton Cover is machine washable.

$159.00 Poly Cotton Cover
$175.00 Linen Colored Vinyl Cover

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