Frequently asked questions

Are memory foam mattresses good for a bad back?

Absolutley, because the memory foam moulds itself to the shape of your back, relieving key pressure points. giving you a more comfortable sleep.

Can we use our electric blanket with a memory foam mattress?

Memory foam mattresses are temperature sensitive in nature, the heat from an electric blanket will deform the visco-elastic foam hence reducing the body moulding function of the open cell structure. An electric blanket can be used with the foam only range of mattresses as well as the Ultimate detox mattress.

Why do memory foam mattresses vary so much in price?

Different suppliers, retailers sell varying quality of memory foam products, check the density and thickness of the foam, this will give you an indication of the quality of the mattress.  Since we have our own manufacturing facility, we carry out rigorous checks on all foam being used in the manufacturing process, this ensures that we are very competitive on price.  We use the best foam and superior cutting technology to provide you with the ultimate mattress at an affordable price.

Do I ever have to turn a memory foam mattress?

Memory foam mattresses should not be turned.  The foam will not distort or sag in its lifetime.  The mattress can be rotated if required.

I usually get very warm at night.  How can a memory foam mattress help this?

Memory foam mattresses have a unique open cell structure which allows air to circulate freely, however they have the ability to retain body heat more efficiently than an ordinary mattress.

Are visco elastic mattresses suitable for pine and metal bedsteads?

Memory foam mattresses can be used with all types of bed bases – divans, electric adjustable, sprung edge, and platform top.

We have a hand-made bed which is an unusual size.  Can you make a mattress to fit it?

We can build mattresses of any size, to meet your requirements.  We can manufacture mattresses for caravans, boats (which we have done many of), oil rigs, survey ship mattresses etc, the list is endless.  Complete the form on the Build Your Own Mattress page or visit the online caluculator page here mattress calculator , once a representative confirms your size and you are happy with the quote, then your mattress specifications will be sent to our manufacturing facility and delivered to your door within 48 hours.  A true benefit of British manufacturing!

Can you feel the difference between the various densities of memory foam products?

There is a difference.  The greater the density of the memory foam product, the more support it offers and the more it will conform to your body.  High density memory foam is designed specifically for the size and shape of all memory foam products.  These memory foam products mould to and support the body better than any other product on the market.

How can I be sure this is the best memory foam product available?

All our memory foam products go through a rigorous quality control process before it leaves the factory floor.  Sleep Detox offers a 14 day money back guarantee on all standard sized mattresses. Let your sleep be the judge of our mattress. 

Can you feel the difference between the various densities of Memory Foam, and if so, why do you sell higher density Memory Foam instead of lower density Memory Foam?

There is a difference. The denser the memory foam product, the more supportive it is and the more it will conform to your body. High density Memory Foam is designed specifically for the size and shape of all Memory Foam Factory products. These memory foam products mould to and support the body better than any other memory foam product on the market.

What if I weigh 14st what is the best memory foam mattress for me?

All our mattresses have a metric( please see the individual product descriptions) to gauge what the best memory foam mattress or  memory foam topper to accommodate your weight. In general the heavier you are, the more memory foam you should look for when purchasing a memory foam product. A 14st person would be suited to a deep ortho memory foam mattress.

Will Memory Foam last under constant use?

All depends on the quality of the memory foam. Sleep detox uses high density memory foam manufactured in the UK  which has been selected by our memory foam mattress engineers, we do not use any cheap imported foam in any of our products, at sleep detox you are purchasing a quality product. We try to ensure that the mix of comfort and support is optimal for all our memory foam product types. You can expect some years out of your Memory foam purchase, you will be well satisfied with your purchase.

Why does Memory Foam discolour as it ages?

All Memory Foam turns yellow with age. This is simply memory foam's way of oxidizing. This is completely natural and in no way affects the effectiveness of the memory foam material. Our Memory Foam products will never compress, and always retain the inherent characteristics of memory foam over the long term. That's why we guarantee our memory foam products for 5 years.

What is the best Memory Foam product available?

Every Sleep Detox memory foam product goes through a rigorous quality control process before it leaves the factory floor.

How long will my order take to reach my home?

Our memory foam Products are shipped through XDP express delivery service, all orders placed before 11am are dispatched for the next day delivery service. All memory foam products are tracked, you will be issued a tracking number, thus we will not lose sight of your memory foam goods within the XDP distribution chain.

Why should I purchase a memory foam mattress or memory foam topper from your  website when I have not tried the product?

The memory foam mattresses sold on this website are of the highest quality in the industry, we are renound for our exceptional service. So feel free to browse our website, we have ensured that there is as much information as possible in order to make a final decision.

Are memory foam mattresses a breeding ground for bed bugs?

Bed bugs also known as  Dust mites feed on your discarded skin cells, and most innerspring mattresses have hundreds of thousands of the little buggers. Memory foam beds are much less attractive to dust mites because they have a solid core, unlike the hollow centre of an innerspring mattress.

How does the memory foam mattress compare with a spring mattress?

Innerspring beds use old-fashioned metal coils to provide support while you lay in bed. These springs are unable to conform to the unique curves of your body. When you aren't supported like you should be, you begin to develop aches and pains both in the skeletal system which results in muscular strain. These pains are what cause you to toss and turn. These disturbances prevent you from ever entering the deep sleep stages that are required for proper rest. A memory foam mattress will curve to the shape of your body through the heat sensitivity properties, hence reducing the pressure points on joints and muscles, a worthwhile investment for a proper relaxation.

I am not getting a proper nights sleep, can your Pure Detox or Deep Detox memory foam mattress help me in anyway?

When you miss out on sleep, every aspect of your life suffers. On your old fashioned innerspring mattress, pressure points cause you to toss and turn an average of over 50 times each night! Each time you move, your sleep patterns are disturbed, and that means you will not get the deep sleep your body needs. Sleep Deficiency  will adversely impact your lifestyle, a memory foam mattress with give you a new life, why not detox in your sleep.

Can I wash my Memory foam mattress or memory foam mattress toppers?

We do not recommend this course of action it because it takes time for the foam to dry. All our memory foam mattresses and memory foam toppers are fitted with a zip off cover that is specially designed to be dry cleaned, this will ensure any coffee spillages can be taken care of.

What about allergies from memory foam products?

Sleep Detox memory foam mattress, memory foam toppers and pillows, are designed to reduce allergenic reaction by creating an inhospitable environment for dust mites and other foreign matter to survive.

Can I get a custom size Memory Foam Mattress Topper?

Yes. We can manufacture any size of memory foam mattress or memory foam topper and delivery within 48 hours, a true benefit of British manufacturing.

Do you ship to Europe?

Yes. We can ship to most addresses in the EU, can take between 5 to 7 days to get the mattress to you.