Here are some of the most frequently asked questions that people
have about Royal-Pedic mattresses:
Why are they called "Royal-Pedic" mattresses?
"Royal" refers to the fact that the company's founder, Abe Kaplan, mastered the art of high-end mattress making during
the 1930s and 1940s at Heals of London, a 300 year-old company that made mattresses for the Royal Family of England and other
"Pedic" refers to the orthopedic (musculoskeletal) support provided by Royal-Pedic mattresses. Nowadays, there are many
bedding companies that use the term "pedic" to describe their products, but Royal-Pedic has been providing unmatched
orthopedic support for over 50 years.
What is special about the
construction of Royal-Pedic mattresses?
Royal-Pedic mattresses are custom built and hand-crafted with the finest natural materials. They are hand-tufted the old-fashioned
way for maximum orthopedic support. They are made to last for years to come. Royal-Pedic uses state-of-the-art sewing machinery to
ensure that the sewing of your mattress is done with exact precision for comfort and durability.
Check out our article on Royal-Pedic
Craftsmanship & Special Delivery to learn more.
What is the difference between a latex mattress and cotton mattress?
natural latex core in the
Royal Latex Mattress conforms to the
body and provides the right level of support in all the right places. In addition, it is naturally antibacterial and resistant to dust
mites. Royal-Pedic Cotton Mattresses feature the Royal-Flex
Innerspring system which has 85% more coils than standard mattresses. This feature provides excellent orthopedic support where you need it most. Check out our
Royal-Pedic Mattress Buying Guide to learn more about the
features of these mattresses.
What is the difference
between organic cotton and natural cotton?
Organic cotton is grown without the use of chemical fertilizers or pesticides. Additionally, the
Royal-Pedic Organic Cotton Mattress, the
Royal-Pedic Organic Natural Latex Mattress,
and the Royal-Pedic Organic Cotton Crib Mattress
are manufactured without the use of formaldehyde, glues, dyes, resins, polyurethane foam, or synthetic latex. Royal-Pedic Organic
Mattresses are healthy for you and the environment. See our article on
Royal-Pedic Natural Materials to learn more.
What are the benefits of having a Royal-Pedic Adjustable Bed?
Royal-Pedic Adjustable Bed allows you to elevate the head to
alleviate heart burn from a hiatal hernia; elevate the feet to help with circulatory ailments; elevate the head and feet to read, eat, relax,
and watch television; and slightly elevate the head and feet to reduce lower back pain. In addition, the massage option alleviates stress
and promotes relaxation and healthy blood flow.
Why is a doctor's note required to purchase a Royal-Pedic organic mattress?
A doctor's note is required to purchase
the R-P Organic Cotton Mattress and the
Royal-Pedic Organic Cotton Crib Mattress because they do
not contain any fire retardant materials. However, if you select the French Wool Wrap option for a Royal-Pedic organic mattress, then
you do not need a doctor's note. The hypoallergenic wool serves as a natural flame retardant and meets all fire safety codes.
Why does it
take so long to deliver a Royal-Pedic mattress?
It takes several weeks for delivery, because each Royal-Pedic mattress is custom made for you! Because each Royal-Pedic bed is
custom built for you, please allow four to six weeks to receive your order. For adjustable beds and custom sizes, the delivery time
could be longer. Once your Royal-Pedic bed is ready, the a product expert will call and arrange a convenient delivery
time. See our Royal-Pedic Craftsmanship & Special Delivery
page to learn more.
Why are Royal-Pedic mattresses recommended for allergy sufferers?
Royal-Pedic mattresses are made of the finest natural ingredients. The natural cotton padding on all Royal-Pedic mattresses
ventilates body heat and wicks away moisture. It is this moisture that sets the stage for bacteria and dust mites. Royal-Pedic latex
mattresses are naturally resistant to dust mites and bacteria; dust mites cannot live inside the latex mattresses. The hypoallergenic
lamb's wool in Royal-Pedic mattresses and Royal-Pedic mattress pads is also naturally resistant to dust mites.
Why should I buy my Royal-Pedic mattress from AchooAllergy.com?
Besides a superior quality mattress made with great attention to detail, you will get other great perks like
free shipping, no sales tax, and top-notch customer service. See
Why buy a Royal-Pedic Mattress? for more details.