Beds

  • How to choose a pillow for the best sleep ever

    8 January 2019

    Let’s have some pillow talk. We spend roughly one third of our lives asleep, so it’s vital that we choose a pillow that gives us the support and comfort we need to get a good night’s rest. Choose the wrong pillow and you could end up suffering from muscle aches and headaches, as well as…

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    Are bunk beds safe for your children?

    17 December 2018

    Kids love bunk beds as they’re fun to sleep in and are great for sleepovers, whereas we love them as they’re a convenient way to make the most of the space in for smaller bedrooms. But are bunk beds safe for children to sleep in? The answer is yes absolutely, if you buy the bed…

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  • How to put wheels on a divan bed

    17 December 2018

    A divan bed has many benefits. They’re stylish, comfortable and a fantastic space saver, with adequate storage beneath the mattress to store anything you don’t want in sight. Most divan beds come with wheels, so you can transport and rearrange them with ease. How can I attach the wheels on a divan bed?  Attaching the…

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    What’s the best pillow for neck pain?

    17 December 2018

    Being comfortable in bed is vital to getting a good night’s rest, but many people find getting to sleep an absolute pain in the neck – literally. To combat neck pain, it’s helpful to choose the right pillow. In fact, experts say you should replace your pillows every one to two years to achieve better…

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  • How to wash a memory foam pillow

    30 November 2018

    As a material, memory foam is naturally hypoallergenic, meaning that it’s resistant to problematic critters like dust mites. However, while your memory foam pillow doesn’t need to be cleaned as often as a standard pillow would, it will still need to be thoroughly washed at least once a year to keep it smelling and feeling…

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  • How much weight can a bed frame hold

    30 November 2018

    When it comes to choosing your perfect bed, there will be plenty of things you’ll need to consider. You’ll want one that offers comfort, style and promises a great night’s sleep, but you’ll also want to choose the right bed that caters to your body type, weight and sleeping position. This will of course impact…

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  • How to dress a bed for maximum effect

    30 November 2018

    Your bed is so important. Choose the right mattress and you’ll sleep soundly. Keep everything clean and you’ll look forward to sliding between the sheets. Get the right duvet for the season and you’ll be cool in summer and snug in winter. But it’s not just about the practical purpose of your bed. It’s also…

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  • What is a Divan bed? Everything you need to know

    30 November 2018

    When it comes to choosing the right bed and mattress, there will be a number of things you’ll need to consider. You’ll want something that caters to your sleeping position and any back problems you may have, as well as one that works with the available space in your bedroom and fits in with your…

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  • How firm do I need my mattress?

    26 October 2018

    The right mattress can help you sleep and relieve pressure on your back while you slumber. The wrong mattress can be detrimental to the quality of sleep you get and your body. When making your choice, there are a variety of things you need to consider from mattress type, firmness and your sleeping position. Here…

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  • Our exclusive partnership with Sir Terence Conran has been extended

    26 October 2018

    Earlier this year, we launched our very first collaboration with iconic designer; Sir Terence Conran, and we couldn’t have been happier with the results. The collaboration has tied perfectly into our luxury bed offering and allowed us to offer customers a timeless, stylish bedroom solution. The Harper bedframe was just the beginning – we’re delighted…

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  • The quickest and easiest way to make your bed  

    26 September 2018

    Whether you religiously make yours as soon as you’re up, only do it once in a while, straighten your duvet to hide the creases underneath, or completely ignore making it, it’s time for a quick making your bed tune up.   We’ll detail the easiest way to do it quickly and neatly, as well as sharing some…

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  • 9 tips for a simple bedroom makeover

    17 September 2018

    Your bedroom should be your sleep sanctuary. It should be a calming, relaxing space and one that promotes sleep rather than hinders it. However, sometimes though we lose sight of this and bedrooms easily become cluttered, tired and uninviting. Don’t let yourself fall into the trap – it’s time to spruce up your room with…

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  • iGel™ – Keeping you cool in summer  

    24 August 2018

    In the summer months, sleeping can be so difficult. Your bedroom is full of hot air, the sun pours in far too early in the morning and your mattress can feel like a furnace the second you lie down on it.   The problem with many mattresses, and pillows for that matter, is that they don’t…

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  • Everything you need to know about pillows

    20 June 2018

    Choosing the right pillow can make or break your sleep. But how do you make sure you get this all-important decision right? Do you know your anti-snore pillows from your pregnancy pillows? How do you choose between latex, memory foam or down? And what is a housewife pillow? Well we’ve got all the essentials and…

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  • Regal Beds for a Royal Wedding

    18 May 2018

    It’s come quickly, but the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is almost upon us. It seems like only yesterday the world was rejoicing at the news of their engagement, but now it’s time to bring out the bunting and set up the street party, as the pair tie the knot in front of…

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  • National Bed Month

    22 March 2018

    Spring might be on the way, but a glance out your window is bound to make you glad that March is National Bed Month, a 31-day celebration of everyone’s favourite piece of furniture. At Bensons for Beds, we know that a cosy mattress is the most important factor when it comes to getting a good…

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    Made in Britain – Accessories to Match Your Room  

    26 February 2018

    We all love to buy British. Meanwhile, that classic Cool-Britannia-inspired look has never been so in. From less-than-subtle splashes of red, white and blue, to quirky accessories that radiate British charm, it’s a style that’s having a real moment. To help you get going with your ‘Made in Britain’ themed makeover, we’ve put together these…

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