Room Engineering – The Furniture

Numerous smartphone and tablet apps are now available which provide a variety of sleep-related benefits.

Viscoelastic

Viscoelastic The original viscoelastic memory foams are still in use for pillows and mattresses. Viscoelastisity is the property of materials that exhibit both viscous and elastic characteristics when undergoing deformation. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Viscoelasticity

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Activated Carbon

Dust Mite Resistant Activated carbon has been tested and proved to inhibit dust mite populations. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2693615/

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Anti-Fungal

Latex Pillows Most are Anti-Fungal and the indicated study on yeast supports the claim that latex has some anti-fungal properties. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1046/j.1439-0507.1999.00489.x

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American Society for Microbiology

Latex Pillows Unfortunately while many pillows claim anti-microbial properties, the indicated study demonstrates that there is no evidence that these claims are substantiated. https://aac.asm.org/content/aac/3/2/247.full.pdf

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Futon

Futon is the Japanese word for mattress or pillow ... but are now synonymous with the western version - a mattress on a wooden frame. 

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Toppers

Toppers provide an additional layer of comfort to make your existing mattress feel like new for longer.

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Sleep Tracker

To improve your sleep, gathering an understanding of your current sleep patterns can help.

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Activity Trackers

Activity Tracker apps enable tracking of daily goals and progress over time. Many monitor steps, distance covered, calories burned; some also monitor food intake and manage weight. Most allow connection to friends for competition and comparison.

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