How to Measure a Mattress
Many people head to a local store to buy a mattress for their new home or to replace an existing one. But, they need to look for factors like quality of the fabric, aesthetics of the mattresses to suit the décor of a room, quality foam, number of layers, thickness of the foam, waterproof and durability of the mattress.
Dimensions play a vital role when choosing a mattress for a cot in your home. You may be choosing a foldable bed to accommodate guests in a small room. All these require careful measurement of the mattress before placing an order.
How to measure a mattress to choose the best one for your home?
You can make use of a ruler to measure a mattress from bottom to the top edge since springs and mattresses are available in different depths. It is suggested not to press down the mattress for accurate measurements.
Common mattress sizes are given below:
• Dimensions of the full size mattress are 54 inches x 74 inches
• Dimensions of a queen size mattress are 60 inches x 80 inches
• Dimensions of a twin size mattress are 39 inches x 75 inches
• Dimensions of a king size mattress are 78 inches x 80 inches
You can measure the above dimensions depending on the type of chosen mattress considering your budget and need and place an order.