Buying The Right Comforter For Your Bed

Written by Duane Jones

Puttingrepparttar right comforter on your bed can makerepparttar 100059 whole bedroom look fabulous. Comforters arerepparttar 100060 most visible of allrepparttar 100061 bedding pieces, so when you changerepparttar 100062 comforter you make a large change inrepparttar 100063 decor ofrepparttar 100064 bedroom itself. But comforters are also very functional as they make for a very warm, and soft bed to sleep in too. But gettingrepparttar 100065 right comforter for your bed takes some thought and preparation, and this article will help you makerepparttar 100066 right decision when you buy.

The first factor in choosingrepparttar 100067 right comforter is to make sure that it actually fits your bed. This may sound like a simple thing, but not all mattresses arerepparttar 100068 same size because of their design. If you have a very standard mattress it will most likely fit into one ofrepparttar 100069 conventional categories like "Full", Queen", or "King".

But many mattresses these days are not standard sizes because mattress makers have gone to adding more features like pillow tops on one side or sometimes both sides ofrepparttar 100070 mattress. This means thatrepparttar 100071 mattress is now much thicker than it would normally be. And that will also affectrepparttar 100072 size of any bedding that you are now able to put on that bed. That's why it's always a good idea to measure your bed and mattress to make sure that you know what size comforter to get beforehand and won't have to be faced withrepparttar 100073 prospect of having to returnrepparttar 100074 bedding that you love when you find that it just doesn't look right on your bed.

When considering a comforter look atrepparttar 100075 TPI or threads per inch too. This figure will often give you a good idea ofrepparttar 100076 quality level that has been put into that comforter. Generally speaking thread counts above 250 produce a soft and comfortable feel and fabric that will last a long time. Try to avoid thread counts below 200.

Buying The Right Bed Sheets For Your Bed

Written by Duane Jones

You spend a lot of your life in your bed sleeping and rejuvenating forrepparttar next day's activity. Sleeping is a process that takes up roughly about about a third ofrepparttar 100058 average person's life. So it makes sense that you would want to make your bed comfortable and a pleasure to be in. It also is a nice bonus ifrepparttar 100059 bedding you choose enhancesrepparttar 100060 overall decor of your home and is pleasing torepparttar 100061 eye.

Bed sheets are an important part ofrepparttar 100062 overall bedding items used on a bed, and here are a few guidelines for choosing high quality bed sheets that you will be happy with:

Size is a very important factor in choosing bed sheets. It used to be that most mattresses were pretty standard sizes and so you could buy sheets in genralized categories like "Full", "Queen", and "King", and be reasonably sure that they would fit right out ofrepparttar 100063 box. But lately, mattress manufacturers have gone to adding more features to their mattresses to make them appeal to a wider range of customers, like adding pillow tops on one side or even both sides ofrepparttar 100064 mattress. This added material makesrepparttar 100065 mattress much wider and therefore any bed sheets that are used on that bed will need to be bigger as well in order to fit properly. That's why it's a good idea to actually measure your bed in advance and make sure thatrepparttar 100066 sheets will fit your particular mattress before buying them. You may have to buy one category larger or more to fit your bed.

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