Latex vs. Memory Foam Part 4: Weight
December 6, 2011 § Leave a comment
So you’re shopping for a new mattress and you’re not sure where to start? You’ve heard a lot about memory foam & tempurpedic mattress but there’s this new upcoming latex mattress too, which one should you get? Don’t worry we hear it all the time. Hopefully in this 6 part series we can help show you some of the differences, pros & cons between latex mattresses and memory foam mattress.
Part 4: Weight
And now memory foam seems to take a slight advantage. Latex mattresses are one of the heaviest mattress types. Don’t get me wrong memory foam, especially high density memory foam mattresses are by no means light but not as heavy as latex. While many mattresses no longer need to be flipped, this can still be a disadvantage when it comes to moving the mattress & sometimes even changing the linens.