Those who may have a back problem will often purchase a firm mattress, only to find that it is not quite up to par. Going away for the week-end whether it be to go camping or visiting family, the bed that we sleep in is not quite what we are use too, and a bit too uncomfortable to say the least. The one remedy that is available is through the use of a latex mattress topper which can be rolled up and packed away in your automobile. Whenever the topper is not in use, it can be easily rolled up and stored away.
Latex mattress toppers may also be called mattress pillow toppers. Toppers will add comfort to the mattress, as it is placed on top of the mattress, and held in place with fitted sheets, while making up the bed. There are various materials used for mattress toppers which include foam, wool, latex, natural rubber, and even feathers. Mattress toppers as believed to add to the life of the mattress, but will have little effect once the mattress is so worn that it requires replacement.
Latex mattress toppers are similar to the memory foam toppers. Other than those who have latex allergies, the latex toppers are naturally hypoallergenic. They are also resistant to molds, bacteria, and dust mites. These toppers are perfect for those who suffer from allergies. Those who are eco conscious can purchase those that are 100 % natural latex, which makes them totally biodegradable. As with memory foam toppers, the latex toppers conform to the body. The one difference between the two is that the restless sleeper will not awaken their partner because reduction in movement transfer.
Latex mattress toppers range in price from $70 to $700, coming in an array of sizes and thicknesses. The natural latex is more expensive than the toppers made from synthetic materials. The thicknesses range from 2-4 inches. For those who do are concerned about toppers being hot, the latex mattress toppers are the best choice since they do not retain body heat. The natural latex mattress toppers can be purchased at a reasonable price if you take the time to do a bit of price comparison