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FloBeds Are Easy to Set up for Any Age

June 24th, 2015
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We talk to many people every day about how easy it is to set up our mattresses. Here is a great example of how easy it is for customers:

“You were right a 71 year old woman can set up one of your beds and it was fun. This is a wonderful sleeping unit.” -Donna E.

If Donna can do it so can you! If you need some direction just take a look at the video instructions below.

You Deserve Options

June 24th, 2015

We tell customers every day- one size does not fit all. Make sure you get a mattress that fits your body. Here is what one customer had to say about his ability to have options:

“I ordered a queen all latex mattress and fir-slat foundation from Flobeds, and received it this week. Customer service was outstanding. After having some questions answered on the phone, the packages showed up on time and well-packed. Assembly was not difficult, and I was pleased with the quality of workmanship in the foundation, latex, and cover. The latex has a very unique feel, very different from our past spring mattresses. The feel of the bed is difficult to describe; if you haven’t slept on a good latex bed before, you’ll have to experience it for yourself. The latex is very supportive, yet soft enough to feel VERY comfortable. “Pressure points” and poor support are clearly NOT problems with this mattress. I was tired of feuding with my wife over whether to have a firm or soft mattress. Flobeds bypassed that whole issue with its ability to custom make each side of the bed to our preferences (this was the biggest factor in our choosing Flobeds). The transition from side to side is very subtle, so you don’t abruptly “drop off” from the firm to soft side. It is also good to have the option of switching the firmness at any point. Thank you for making a quality product. It is nice to get a good night’s rest! By the way, your website was nicely designed and informative (I liked the sheep!).”

Sincerely, Keith and Tammy of Virginia
T.K. Williams
Brookneal, VA

Easy Steps to Sleep Better

June 17th, 2015

We recently received an email from our customer Pat saying, “…seeing how quickly our second Flobed was assembled.” In these photos, you see Pat setting up our Pine Slat Foundation and Deluxe Mattress. Watch how easy it was for Pat:

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FloBeds All Natural Cover

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Latex Mattress

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All Natural Mattress

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FloBeds Latex Mattress

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Great job Pat! Thanks for continuing to depend on FloBeds for a better night’s sleep.

3 Steps to Detoxify Your Sleeping Space

June 15th, 2015

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Many of our customers come to us looking for an all natural/ chemical free mattress option. We spend one-third of our lives asleep in our bedrooms, so here are some tips to create a healthy, non-toxic space:

1. Sleep on an all natural latex mattress from FloBeds. Our Organic Mattresses feature premium 100% Natural Talalay latex inside a luxurious organic euro knit cotton quilted to organic wool for a chemical free mattress.

Morning on the Fort Bragg Coast

2. Use solid wood furniture- like our Pine Slat foundation. Engineered to be put together with 8 wing-nuts, this strong foundation is constructed of solid wood sides and 3-1/2″ pine slats to provide a firm surface with air circulation for your mattress.

Pine Slat Foundation

Pine Slat Foundation

3. Use organic cotton sheets. Most cotton is grown using harmful pesticides and fertilizers, so make sure you go with an organic option.

The Importance of a Solid Foundation

June 9th, 2015

A sagging mattress can be frustrating and painful. One of the first thing you should check is your box spring. Having a quality box spring under 7 years old is critical. If you are feeling like your mattress is sagging, take it off the box spring and put it to the side. You will then be able to take a look at the box spring and see if it is warped and causing the mattress to sag.

Make sure your box spring or foundation is good quality. Our Pine Foundation was engineered to be put together with 8 wing-nuts, this strong foundation is constructed of solid wood sides and 3-1/2″ pine slats to provide a firm surface with air circulation for your mattress. True level surface for lasting performance and support.

Pine Slat Foundation

Pine Slat Foundation

Another great option is the European Slat Foundation. This is the global standard for mattress support. Contouring bent beech slats provide both give and rotation, constantly responding to the shifting planes of your body, keeping your spine straight. The choice of 200 million people worldwide.

Euro Slat Foundation

Euro Slat Foundation

Don’t spend another night tossing and turning because of your foundation. Take the time to investigate what is going wrong.

S-Cape to a Better Night

June 8th, 2015

“We’ve had our beds for almost 3 years, and there are still a couple of times a week that we’re sitting up in bed, drinking our morning coffee, ‘taking our massage’ and one of us will say. “Boy am I glad we got these beds!”. They truly are SO comfortable.” -Susan K

Susan is referring to her FloBed and the adjustable base she purchased for her mattress. One our new favorite adjustable bases is the S-Cape.

The S-Cape Photo Credit: Leggett and Platt

The S-Cape Photo Credit: Leggett and Platt

Here is comfort that transcends anything you’ve ever experienced before. Luxurious comfort you customize at the touch of a button. Deeply satisfying comfort in an infinite selection of positions.

Features

*Plug-in Electrical Components – All electrical components plug into a central junction box for easy replacement in the rare event of a component failure. Motors, massage units and hand control are factory tested prior to shipping.

*Plywood Base Platform – Only the finest plywoods are used for platforms, providing a strong unbreakable surface for your FloBeds Mattress.

*Quiet Operation – Two powerful, yet extremely quiet, DC electric lift motors respond instantly and smoothly. Maintenance and service free.

*Swing-A-Way Headboard Brackets – Exclusive Patented Swing-A-Way Headboard Brackets For Easy Set-up & Easy Access.

 

Take Me Out to the Ball Game

June 1st, 2015
FloBeds Team Out at the Giants Game

FloBeds Team Out at the Giants Game

This past weekend Dave Turner sent his FloBeds team on a special trip to thank them for all of their hard work. Knowing how much his team loves baseball, Dave gave the guys tickets to a Giants game! They made the long drive down to San Francisco to catch a fun game at AT&T Park. Great seats, great team and a great day to be a FloBeds employee.

Snooze to Lose

June 1st, 2015

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Insufficient sleep will slow down your metabolism. In addition, not getting enough sleep will cause excessive eating and weight gain. A lack of sleep will increase ghrelin (hunger hormone) levels and decreases levels of leptin (the hormone that signals fullness). “Research has showed that when study participants didn’t get enough sleep for five days, they consumed more carbohydrates and gained nearly 2 pounds in that time.” USA Today

So stop sabotaging your healthy diet and rigid workout routine. Make sure you get some sleep so you can reach your goals.

Hottest Accessory

May 26th, 2015

As most customers know our FloBeds covers are not machine washable. That is why we carry the very popular St. Dormeir Wool Mattress Protector. Even people who do not own our beds call our store in search of the popular St. Dormeir Protector.

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This amazing new Wool has been specially milled by a new European process to make it completely machine washable (and dryable) without shrinking. Typical wool pads need to be dry cleaned, or at best hand washed. St.Dormeir protectors have all the convenience of polyester fills, but you can now sleep on natural wool with all its famous characteristics.

Breathability keeps you cool in the summer, and cozy in the winter, and it lasts years longer than polyester. Wool is even naturally flame retardant (Polyester burns easily because it is made from hydrocarbons – just like other plastics, gasoline, etc.).

St.Dormeir Protectors are made with 100% Cotton Terry covers, filled with New Zealand Wool. This Cotton Terry is also used as the skirt that goes all around the sides of the protector, to fit completely over your mattress. It has full elastic all around the bottom edge for the best fit. They are extremely moisture-absorbent, and they are also very soft to sleep on.

Noyo Center for Marine Science Sponsor

May 20th, 2015

FloBeds is a proud sponsor of the Noyo Center for Marine Science here in Fort Bragg, Ca. The Noyo Center, “…will create a physical space for researchers, students, families and visitors to explore the Mendocino coast and investigate the dynamic relationship between humans and the natural world.” (Noyo Center)

FloBeds is proud to support a facility that will:

  • Place the Mendocino Coast at the forefront of marine research and education.
  • Engage citizens and children in scientific exploration of the natural world.
  • Exhibit a rare blue whale skeleton
  • Facilitate collaboration among scientists, public agencies and private business in research and management of natural resources.
  • Support the restoration and protection of coastal and marine ecosystems.
  • Promote investigation of climate variability and education about improved resiliency.
  • Draw visitors to Fort Bragg and the Mendocino Coast.
  • Diversify economic development for Fort Bragg and Mendocino County.