Choosing the correct mattress for your futon can mean the difference in really loving your futon or being disappointed in your futon. There are a variety of choices when choosing a futon mattress. The mattresses can have cotton, cotton and foam, cotton and wool, cotton and polyester, inner-springs and a combination of these items Organic mattresses are available and are the perfect futon for a chemical free mattress Cooling Mattress Topper, Plush Quilted Pillow Top with Overfilled B089GYZZ9R.
Cotton mattresses have a soft yet supportive cushion. Cotton is breathable, absorbent, durable and temperature resistive. All cotton mattresses tend be heavier than mattresses with foam and cotton. There are all cotton mattresses which are chemical free. These all cotton organic mattresses that do not contain any fire retardants require a prescription from a physician. There are some all cotton mattresses with borate as the fire retardant that do not require a prescription from a physician.
Cotton and foam futon mattresses are becoming more and more popular. There are a number of foam/cotton mattresses available. The cotton and foam are layered in these mattresses. These mattresses are lighter than all cotton mattresses. Adding the foam layers to the mattress, makes the mattress softer and more plush than all cotton mattresses.. Foam comes in both flat slabs and convoluted layers. Flat slab foam gives a smooth feel while the convoluted foam gives more loft. The foam layers are the center layers with the cotton layers on the outside layer. The cotton layers add the breathable quality and allows the futon to conform to the body without the spongy, bouncy feel.
Cotton and wool futon mattresses have the wool as the outer layer which provides a natural fire retardant to the futon. The wool in the mattress creates an extreme cushion making these futons feel soft. Sag and compaction is significantly reduced. Wool is a natural fire retardant, is breathable, does not off gas and is a dust mite repellent. These futon mattresses are the real deal in chemical free organic mattresses. The wool is the fire retardant in these mattresses.