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Mattress and mattress toppers

Postby shortgmanp » Fri Nov 06, 2009 8:02 pm

Any idea where to get a regular 4 - 6 inch mattress. Everything is memory foam. I do not want a regular mattress. I want to be able to remove it through the door if needed. I was wondering of those 4 inch mattress toppers would be firm enough, or to soft. I would appreciate any feedback. Thanks Greg
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Postby bc toys » Fri Nov 06, 2009 8:15 pm

they tell me wal-mart 6" or 8" has some memory foam 2" I think thats what I plan on getting when we are finshed with build it is looking really close
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Postby JJKC » Fri Nov 06, 2009 10:09 pm

We put a 4" memory foam-I think they just called it a topper in ours and it seems real comfortable to sleep on-got it at wally world for around a hundred
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Postby Dean_A » Fri Nov 06, 2009 10:19 pm

Just get a futon mattress. They roll up nicely. IKEA has some nice ones to choose from, or there are many online sellers.
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Postby Rooky » Fri Nov 06, 2009 10:32 pm

We have the 4" + a 11/2'" toppers from Wally world, we sleep better than in our bed at home. :D
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Postby dan galvin » Sat Nov 07, 2009 2:25 am

I put down 2- 3in toppers to give me 6 in memory foam OH man great sleeping .My wife had me bring in one of them from the tear for our bed
for the winter. :D :D
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Postby Geron » Sat Nov 07, 2009 5:22 am

Memory Foam from Wally World in the tear. Just put some memory foam on our bed in the house. 3/4" plywood, 2" regular foam topper then 4" memory foam topper. I LIKE it!

W/o the 2" regular foam under the memory foam, my hip bone could "feel" the plywood under the memory foam. The other 2" of foam made a BIG difference.
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Postby csgmtu » Sat Nov 07, 2009 6:41 am

I have a regular mattress, the wife has memory foam on her side and she loves it (she has a bad back)

funny I forgot where I got the memory foam

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Postby prohandyman » Sat Nov 07, 2009 7:29 am

5" foam mattress topper from JC Penny's works nicely also.
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Postby BillandMarijo » Sat Nov 07, 2009 9:07 am

We got 8 inches of Memory foam mattress on Ebay. But they did Also sell 2" or 4" toppers.
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Postby Kens » Sat Nov 07, 2009 9:13 am

Try smartbargains.com
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Postby legojenn » Sat Nov 07, 2009 9:20 am

Dean_A wrote:Just get a futon mattress. They roll up nicely. IKEA has some nice ones to choose from, or there are many online sellers.


I got an en cheapo mattress at IKEA for my trailer: Jaren. It's okay. There was an amazing mattress topper that was discontinued that would have fit the bill.
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Postby chorizon » Sat Nov 07, 2009 9:20 am

CAJUN LADY wrote:I ordered a 4" full size memory foam mattress topper today for $59.00 and shipping was only $13.60 to my office....I paid over $200 for the 4" queen size from Knox Foam a couple of years ago. ... Pretty fast service!

http://www.rvawningmats.com/


From another thread about 2 weeks ago. I got one of these and I'm very pleased.
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Postby Deb » Sun Nov 08, 2009 10:07 pm

We got a futon mattress from IKEA at a very inexpensive price. We also got a 2 inch memory foam topper from Overstock.com for about $35. It's the perfect combination.
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Postby KBS » Mon Nov 09, 2009 6:36 pm

Do you have a sofa sleeper in your home? The mattresses in them are uncomfortable on their own, but if you put a foam topper on one, it would be livable. I've done this when camping, and it works out nicely, for one night anyway.

My suggestion would be to try your setup, whatever it is, on the floor of your home somewhere for several nights before committing to a weekend or vacation of it in the hills.

FYI, sleeper mattresses are typically 48" wide.
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