Comfortaire Bed Review
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Founded in 1981, Comfortaire is an independent subsidiary of Select Comfort that aims to provide the most comfortable mattress for customers to sleep on and enjoy the adjustable support. With Comfortaire, you will get the solution to chronic pain or restless nights of turning around to find the right sleep position.
It offers users a restorative and rejuvenating sleep. The price of Comfortaire mattress fluctuates frequently and significantly. However, Comfortaire is more expensive than most beds with its price ranging from $1,200 to $5,700, much higher than that of average mattress brands.
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Potential for air leaks
Basic Information of Comfortaire Mattress
Comfortaire has developed several mattress models of different levels of thickness and firmness, spanning a wide price range, to satisfy diverse customer needs. The table lists some specifications that matter to you when selecting a mattress, hoping to give you a hand in case that you get confused in a vast number of products on the market.
|Model||Mattress Type||Price||Thickness||Firmness||Comfort Layer|
|G10||Air||$1,380 - 2,660||10''||Firm||Regular foam|
|G12||Air||$2,080 - 3,060||12''||Medium||Regular foam|
|G13||Air||$2,080 - 2,960||13''||Medium||Regular foam|
|N11||Air||$2,780 - 4,060||11‘’||Medium||Regular foam|
|N15||Air / foam||$3,030 - 3,960||15‘’||Medium-soft||Regular foam|
|N17||Air / foam||$4,500 - 5,060||17‘’||Medium-soft||Memory foam|
|U11||Air||$3,280 - 4,210||10‘’||Medium-soft||Regular foam|
|U15||Air / foam||$3,830 - 5,100||15‘’||Medium-soft||Memory foam|
Comfortaire mattresses, as a kind of air beds, usually have a longer lifespan than other types of mattresses. The mattress made of spring or foam needs to be replaced if any problems occur, unlike which, Comfortaire mattress can be repaired with a replacement part, saving you both time and energy.
The Comfortaire mattress provides you with average performance that can relieve pressure by contouring to your body. However, side sleepers had better not choose the firm models of Comfortaire since it may be uncomfortable for someone.
The thickness of the comfort layer has a significant influence on the firmness of a mattress. Comfortaire rates the firmness of its mattress as medium-soft to firm, suitable for most sleepers.
Motion Isolation & Couple Friendly
Comfortaire mattress performs well when it comes to the motion isolation and can prevent one's movement from disturbing his or her partner during sleep. Customers consider Comfortaire as negative for couples due to little bounce.
Comfortaire allows people to achieve an above-average level of support thanks to its adjustable air chambers. However, to sleep or sit on the side of the mattress will make the mattress sag or wear easily.
Initial Odor & Heat Retention
The Comfortaire models with memory foam appear to have an unpleasant odor that is chemical like at the beginning. A severe sleeping hot problem exists when you use the Comfortaire mattress, especially the models with a thick foam comfort layer.
Noise & Topper Usage
Some owners still complain that the Comfortaire mattress has loud noises although the air pumps have become quieter these years. It all depends on your requirements whether to add a topper to the Comfortaire mattress or not.
Break-in Period & Convenience to Move
People won't get used to Comfortaire mattress in a short while due to the initial odor or noise. One advantage of Comfortaire mattress is that it can be broken down into some individual components, which makes it relatively simple for you to move or handle.
Person Size & Sleep Position Suitability
Several models under Comfortaire have been introduced in this article, and you might have become familiar with their specifications. But which one of them fits you the best? In the table below, we are trying to make recommendations for you based on your size and the sleep position you prefer.
|Person Size||Ave-sized People (130-230 lbs)||Large-sized People (230+ lbs)||
Small-sized People (Under 130 lbs)
|Back Sleep Friendly||All||All||All, but G10|
|Side Sleep Friendly||All||All||All, but G10|
|Stomach Sleep Friendly||All||G10, G12, G13, N11||All, but G10|
Maintenance & Warranty
Comfortaire provides a 25-year warranty with the first 2-4 years as non-prorated depending on different models. Owners will pay 20% or more for the replacement or repair parts after the period of coverage. As for the maintenance of Comfortaire, it will be easy for you to handle since the air chambers don't need to be rotated or flipped. However, it will be good for you to rotate the comfort layer to prevent the mattress from sagging or wearing easily.