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Are all three quarter (3/4) mattresses the same size and where can I buy them?

Are all three quarter (3/4) mattresses the same size and where can I buy them?

Apr. 24, 2019

A standard 3/4 mattress is 47”x 74” but I would say that would only represent 70% of the mattresses we’ve had made for customers who came in looking for three quarter size. Some are an inch or two narrower ...

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Bed Bugs are an age old problem. Find some answers here

Bed Bugs are an age old problem. Find some answers here

Apr. 23, 2019

lBed bugs, infestations are increasingly common inNorth America.They have taken up residence in schools, shelters, houses, apartments, motels, health care facilities, buses, offices, movie theatres and more. The com...

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A new two sided flippable mattress called the Memory Lane makes it’s debut.

A new two sided flippable mattress called the Memory Lane makes it’s debut.

Apr. 22, 2019

The Memory Lane is priced at a level all can afford starting at $599 for a twin size set to $1199 for a king size set. It’s two sided which is a huge bonus as anyone lucky enough to have purchased a mattres...

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Are you part of the family that owns Nine Clouds Beds?

Are you part of the family that owns Nine Clouds Beds?

Apr. 19, 2019

An appreciative customer asked me that question in the showroom this morning. She’d purchased a queen size adjustable bed from us a week ago. I answered with a smile “yes I am the patriarch” (gosh ...

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You hope you have a valid warranty claim on your mattress, what’s involved in evaluating it?

You hope you have a valid warranty claim on your mattress, what’s involved in evaluating it?

Apr. 18, 2019

Your mattress is sagging, bumpy or even making noises (very rare) whatshould you do? Warrantiesare always offered and validatedbythe manufacturer ofyour mattress notby the retailer thatdelivered your bed. If you&rsq...

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8 things you spend more money on every day than a great mattress. Does this make sense?

8 things you spend more money on every day than a great mattress. Does this make sense?

Apr. 17, 2019

You'll spend one-third of your life on your mattress (8 hours a day). There is surely no question if you don't sleep well the night before that "all important day" your abilities and successes will...

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Vinyl mattresses are the best choice for camps, shelters and institutions

Vinyl mattresses are the best choice for camps, shelters and institutions

Apr. 16, 2019

Vinyl mattresses are the only solution of choice for many institutional mattress settings and homes with special needs family members. Vinyl beds are easily cleanable, waterproof, and be impervious to bed bug mattre...

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If I am to tall for my 80” long bed what are my options?

If I am to tall for my 80” long bed what are my options?

Apr. 15, 2019

A California King (72x84") is not often a size you'll find available in a local mattress store but you will at Nine Clouds Beds. It’s a great choice if you're taller than say 6' 4" the ex...

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Top 10 reasons you might need a new mattress

Top 10 reasons you might need a new mattress

Apr. 14, 2019

Most people change their mattress every 8-12 years (and that’s what we recommend), here’s some of the reasons why: Your old bed has sink holein your sleeping position(s) leaving a peak in the centr...

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Do I need to get a new box spring foundation when I buy my new mattress?

Do I need to get a new box spring foundation when I buy my new mattress?

Apr. 13, 2019

We get asked this question a lot because people are considerably less concerned about fashionably matching the fabric in their mattress with that of their foundation. Twenty five years ago when I first entered the i...

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I don't want a mattress with any memory foam. Been there, done that.

I don't want a mattress with any memory foam. Been there, done that.

Apr. 06, 2019

As little as five years ago if a mattress didn’t have at least a small layer of cool gel memory foam no one would buy it. Manufacturers would even add that layer to the middle third of a mattress (saving money...

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I need the top of my mattress to be a certain height off the floor

I need the top of my mattress to be a certain height off the floor

Apr. 05, 2019

You may wanta certain height to get in and out of bed for comfort reasons or possiblyfor aesthetic reasons becausea certain height looks best when combined with your headboard and footboard. We can help. There ar...

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You don’t remember me do you?

You don’t remember me do you?

Mar. 26, 2019

A couple of times a month a customer I greet in the showroom will reach out with their right hand as if we are friends. I always clasp their hand firmly and say somewhat sheepishly “I’m sorry do we know ...

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We are moving from a another country and need a bed fast!

We are moving from a another country and need a bed fast!

Mar. 23, 2019

I received a “contact us” email a few weeks ago from a family moving from France to Mississauga. Given the art form that email-phishing tactics have turned into I was somewhatsuspicious. The subse...

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Is this the world’s hardest mattress?

Is this the world’s hardest mattress?

Mar. 22, 2019

The Back Comfort Super Firm mattress is the hardest model we have ever displayed in our showroom. We take particular joy in having people try it. There is no one who doesn’t smile when doing so, mo...

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A customer’s warranty claim was rejected by a mattress manufacturer while I was away last week

A customer’s warranty claim was rejected by a mattress manufacturer while I was away last week

Mar. 19, 2019

They called the store and unleashed a tirade, threatening legal action if they were not satisfied TODAY! It upsets me when my staff are treated so harshly. Most retailers would just hang up on a customer who chooses...

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Why do we sell only local brands mattresses and not the huge American based companies?

Why do we sell only local brands mattresses and not the huge American based companies?

Mar. 16, 2019

Local brands hire Canadians only and keep their profits here in Canada. Local brands don’t have to wait for the ok from a U.S. head office for an everyday request that should be answerable on the spot. L...

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How often should you rotate your mattress?

How often should you rotate your mattress?

Mar. 15, 2019

You should rotate your mattress from head to toe three to four times a year if you own a one sided mattress and one to two times a year if you own a two sided flippable mattress ( a Nine Clouds specialty with at lea...

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A checklist for a warranty claim on your mattress.

A checklist for a warranty claim on your mattress.

Mar. 14, 2019

You must have a copy of your invoice. You must know the details of the warranty offered on your mattress Your mattress must be free of stains (there are companies that will come to your home and clean a mattress...

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Can I buy a conventional mattress that fits inside my waterbed frame?

Can I buy a conventional mattress that fits inside my waterbed frame?

Mar. 13, 2019

Yes you can here at Nine Clouds virtually every mattress we display in our Mississauga showroom is available in Super Single (48” x 84”), Waterbed Queen (60” x 84”)and Waterbed King (72&rdquo...

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Can you buy a custom size mattress that is also a custom height?

Can you buy a custom size mattress that is also a custom height?

Mar. 11, 2019

It’s not possible customize the height ina spring filled mattress because the coils would be rendered useless if you tried cutting them from top to bottom. It is possible with any of our foam core mattresse...

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Who makes a good mattress for a 5th wheel mobile home?

Who makes a good mattress for a 5th wheel mobile home?

Mar. 06, 2019

Nine Clouds currently has eleven mattress models that can be custom made to fit those awkward layouts (even with the corner cut off) common in fifth wheel mobile homes. They are all foam core (no springs) and vary f...

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Pillowtop, Eurotop or Tight Top Mattress which style is the most comfortable?

Pillowtop, Eurotop or Tight Top Mattress which style is the most comfortable?

Mar. 05, 2019

I get asked this question every day. Many customers tell me “I don’t know what kind of mattress I am looking for but I don’t want a pillow top.” They have been burned by a collapsing/dipping ...

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Can I  have a custom size mattress made in two weeks?

Can I have a custom size mattress made in two weeks?

Mar. 04, 2019

As specialists in custom mattresses we get asked all the time how long it will take to have one made. When we answer one week if the factory isn’t busy and two weeks if it is customers are very pleasantly ...

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Should you visit our showroom before buying a mattress?

Should you visit our showroom before buying a mattress?

Mar. 03, 2019

We decidedover three years ago to turn off e-commerce on Nine Clouds website because my experience (26 years now) has shown it is crucial for you to try a mattress first for the best chance of long term happiness. V...

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Where can you find California King Size adjustable beds?

Where can you find California King Size adjustable beds?

Nov. 14, 2018

If you're much taller than six feet this size can be just what you need in a split king adjustable bed. Each half of the bed is 36" wide (two inches narrower than half a king size) by 84" long ( four i...

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Where can I buy split queen (30x80) mattress for my adjustable bed?

Where can I buy split queen (30x80) mattress for my adjustable bed?

Oct. 23, 2017

You can buy them right here at Nine Clouds Beds. We have seven models of mattresses available in the 30" x 80" standard split queen size or the nonstandard size of 32" x 80" that was featured ...

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European Sized Mattresses

European Sized Mattresses

Oct. 20, 2016

European sized mattresses including euro-queens (160cm x 200cm) and euro-kings (180cm x 200cm) are available at Nine Clouds Beds Mississauga showroom in more thanten constructions and comforts, from extra-firm t...

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Round Mattresses and Box Foundations, We Have Them!

Round Mattresses and Box Foundations, We Have Them!

Mar. 02, 2016

I'm sure Ihave taken phone calls and emails from customers looking for round mattresses for at least two decades. Now I can finally answer "Yes we have them!" Up to 76" wide at a cost very sim...

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Can you tell me what mattress I bought 5 years ago, I want another one!

Can you tell me what mattress I bought 5 years ago, I want another one!

Sep. 21, 2014

We alwayssuggest to customers that they should keep a copy of their matters purchase invoice in an easy to remember spot (like a zip lock bag between their mattress and box spring). It's important because your b...

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Twin size or twin extra long size, I should know the difference by now.

Twin size or twin extra long size, I should know the difference by now.

Sep. 15, 2014

Back this past spring a middle aged man and his mom visited the store early on a Saturday looking for a comfortable new twin sized mattress for her. They settled on an on sale Serta pocket coil mattress and ...

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Can you stack one mattress on top of another for more comfort?

Can you stack one mattress on top of another for more comfort?

Sep. 12, 2014

We understandably get asked this question a lot by people trying to solve a lack of comfort issue with their current mattress. If they happen to have an extra same size mattress in their home it seems like a simple ...

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Tempur buys Sealy, holy cow!

Tempur buys Sealy, holy cow!

Sep. 06, 2014

Of all the consolidations, bankruptcies and near bankruptcies in my over twenty years in the bedding business this is the one that shocked me the most. First, a little history. We have not sold Sealy beds here at...

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This is a double bed right? So do you have any queens in the showroom for us to look at?

This is a double bed right? So do you have any queens in the showroom for us to look at?

Sep. 22, 2013

It's easily the most asked customer question here at Nine Clouds Beds &Mattresses.Almost every bed in the front half of the store is a queen but people are sure they are doubles. Some are so sure in fact tha...

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Do We Have (Sleep) Number Beds?

Do We Have (Sleep) Number Beds?

Sep. 17, 2013

We've never carried the American based Sleep Number Bed but we did give a local Canadian based manufacturer three prime spots in our showroom a number of years ago. We advertised them heavily in the Mississauga ...

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Why am I getting a back ache from my mattress?

Why am I getting a back ache from my mattress?

Sep. 08, 2013

The first possible cause of back pain is that your mattresshas sagged so much that your spine is now out of alignment (this can happen whether you are a back-sleeper or a side-sleeper). If it has sagged over two inc...

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What is the coil count of this mattress? Does it matter?

What is the coil count of this mattress? Does it matter?

Jul. 26, 2013

We get asked this question a lot less than when I first started in the business over twenty years ago. I think consumers have figured out that it's the comfort layers on top of the springs that make all the diff...

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Do you have any mattresses that are made in Canada? We want to support local.

Do you have any mattresses that are made in Canada? We want to support local.

Jul. 13, 2013

Every mattress on display in our Mississauga showroom is not only made in Canada and they are manufactured locally in the Greater Toronto Area. Many acclaimed international brands includingSerta and Obusform...

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How big is a queen size mattress?

How big is a queen size mattress?

Jun. 15, 2013

We get asked this question all the time at Nine Clouds and here is your answer: The dimensions of a queen size mattress are sixty inches by eighty inches. Some manufacturers will make them slightly smaller based on ...

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The Difference Between Standard & Talalay Latex

The Difference Between Standard & Talalay Latex

Feb. 14, 2013

The Difference between Talalay & Standard Latex In 1929, Dunlopillo (then still known as Dunlop Rubber Company) invented latex foam. This original process – called Dunlop or Standard process – is sti...

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How Much Will a Comfortable Custom Size Mattress Cost?

How Much Will a Comfortable Custom Size Mattress Cost?

Sep. 15, 2012

Custom size mattressesof every quality ($199-1999) are available from Nine Clouds Beds showroom in Mississauga. Each mattress model is on display in a conventional size (usually queen size) which allow you to d...

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Is it time for a new luxury mattress?

Is it time for a new luxury mattress?

May. 02, 2012

Your bed….it’s where you rest, recuperate, rejuvenate and dream. It’s where you will spend a full one-third of your life. Restful sleep keeps your immune system strong, relieves stress and he...

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The Mattress Quality Myth, Do You Have To Buy a Known Brand?

The Mattress Quality Myth, Do You Have To Buy a Known Brand?

Jan. 18, 2012

20 years of experience in the bedding industry has lead to a startling conclusion. The well knownnational brands make many comfortable mattresses but they are not necessarily the most reliable.I would say thatwarran...

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Bed and Mattress sizes from around the world. From Nine Clouds Beds

Bed and Mattress sizes from around the world. From Nine Clouds Beds

Dec. 20, 2009

The sizes ofnormal beds and their accompanying mattress dimensions in developed countries around the world areusually standard, but include some important minor differences. Whether one is custom building furniture,...

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Memory Foam Beds-Hot as they're cracked up to be?

Memory Foam Beds-Hot as they're cracked up to be?

Dec. 12, 2009

Visco elastic memory foam was invented by NASA. Ithelped keep astronauts comfortablewhile they spentlong periods of time in their flight chairs.Memory foamperformed wellin this function andthis quickly lead peo...

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Latex Mattresses, the natural way to go. From Mississauga's Nine Clouds Beds

Latex Mattresses, the natural way to go. From Mississauga's Nine Clouds Beds

Dec. 04, 2009

] Latex beds are becoming very popular in North America have sold in wide numbers in Europe for years. Latex mattresses have a higher elasticity than alternative memory foam beds. Latex foam will feel like it is ...

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A new mattress, tops list of stuff worth paying a little more for.

A new mattress, tops list of stuff worth paying a little more for.

Oct. 25, 2009

In a guest article written for www.Divinecaroline.comAllie Firestone compiles a list of stuff worth spending a little more on. It is a point we make often with customers. A new mattress effects your life so much, an...

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Study Shows New Mattress Improves Sleep Over 50%.

Study Shows New Mattress Improves Sleep Over 50%.

Oct. 13, 2009

The groundbreaking study “Subjective Rating of Perceived Back Pain, Stiffness and Sleep Quality Following Introduction of Medium-Firm Bedding System,” published in the Journal of Chiropractic Med...

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