Category: Uncategorised

Make nodding off a breeze this summer with Mattressman

Make nodding off a breeze this summer with Mattressman

Summer is a great time of year; the days are longer, the weather’s great and people are more inclined to smile at you in the street. No matter how good the heady days of summer are though, getting to sleep during the summer months can be almost impossible if you struggle with overheating. Being too hot is one of the most common reasons for a bad night’s sleep and can mean hours of tossing and turning, as well as performing.

Read More

National Bed Month: Learn the A-Zzzz of a good night’s sleep

It’s National Bed Month (March 2018) and time to focus on the place we spend one-third of our lives: our bed. Lisa Artis, sleep guru at The Sleep Council says: “Our polls show people rate a good bed as vital to a good night’s rest and there’s no doubt that a comfortable and supportive mattress is essential." “We recommend replacing a bed at least every seven years and buying from a reputable retailer, either online or instore, and that stocks.

Read More
Dunlopillo achieves bed industry first with three Which? Best Buy Awards

Dunlopillo achieves bed industry first with three Which? Best Buy Awards

We are absolutely thrilled to have been awarded three Which? Best Buy Awards for our Orchid, Millennium and Royal Sovereign mattresses from within our Signature Bed Collection - a bed industry first! Which? is the largest consumer body in the UK, known for testing household products to help their subscribers make informed purchasing decisions by recognising standout products with ‘Best Buy’ status. As we spend a third of our lives in bed it is critical that the mattress chosen, will deliver quality.  For Dunlopillo to.

Read More
Tips for keeping warm and cosy this winter

Tips for keeping warm and cosy this winter

The weather’s taken a very wintry turn lately and with more cold snaps and northerly breezes on their way, we thought now would be a good time to share our tips for staying warm this winter. Before we begin, it’s important to note that latex mattresses are great insulators and unlike memory foam, they don’t overheat, so if you want to stay nice and toasty in bed this winter, make Dunlopillo your first port of call! Wear more layers. Instead.

Read More
Supporting BBC DIY SOS – Children in Need Project

Supporting BBC DIY SOS – Children in Need Project

We are delighted to be supporting the BBC DIY SOS team with their amazing Children in Need project this year, by donating a number of beds to help with the rebuild of a support centre for volunteer-led charity The Roots Foundation Wales. Based in Swansea, The Roots Foundation Wales was set up by an inspiring individual Emma Lewis, who with the crucial support of an amazing team gives the desperately needed help and support to young people in care, children.

Read More

Relaxation techniques to help you sleep better

The relationship between anxiety and sleep If, like most people, you’ve ever had trouble falling asleep or staying asleep because of stress and worry, you’ve experienced firsthand the strong connection between anxiety and sleep. Stress routinely tops the list of sources of sleep problems, according to patients. Anxiety causes racing thoughts, making it difficult to quiet the mind. When the body is under stress, the body releases more of several hormones—including adrenaline that boosts energy and alertness which contribute to: Difficulty falling.

Read More
Which? rates Dunlopillo Best Pillow Brand

Which? rates Dunlopillo Best Pillow Brand

Here at Dunlopillo we are delighted to have been rated by Which? members as the Best Pillow Brand 2017. Consumer champion Which? surveyed over 5,000 Which? members in April 2017 about their bedding choices to find the pillow and duvet brands they trust the most at bedtime. The scores awarded to the brands were based on how satisfied Which? members were with their purchases and how likely they are to recommend their pillow or duvet to friends or relatives. Dunlopillo.

Read More
The Breathing Trick That Puts You to Sleep in Seconds

The Breathing Trick That Puts You to Sleep in Seconds

Nothing is worse than lying awake at night, willing your brain to shut down so you can rest. Warm milk, lavender oil, and counting sheep — we've all tried them. But the new solution could be simply learning to breathe. WHAT IS IT? The 4-7-8 breathing technique was pioneered Dr. Andrew Weill from Arizona, who describes the yoga-inspired method as "utterly simple, takes almost no time, requires no equipment and can be done anywhere." Dr.Weill claims that 4-7-8 breathing can.

Read More
10 ways to add extra steps into your daily routine

10 ways to add extra steps into your daily routine

Walking is arguably one of the simplest and most accessible forms of exercise there is, but it is often overlooked as a form of exercise and finding time till remains a challenge for many people. Most women in the U.K. don't hit even half of the 10,000 recommended steps per day. So why not set yourself the challenge of walking 10,000 steps a day in May for National Walking Month 2017, to help you improve your health, build stamina and burn excess calories. We’ve.

Read More
Turn your bedroom into a sleep zone

Turn your bedroom into a sleep zone

According to the Sleep Council’s latest Great British Bedtime Report we’re now getting less sleep than ever. Almost three quarters (74%) of Brits are sleeping less than seven hours per night and 12% sleeping less than 5 hours, up from 7% in 2013. Stress is said to be the main factor keeping almost half of Britons awake at night, so it seems more important than ever to ensure your bedroom is a place where you can switch off and forget.

Read More
The Advantages of Dunlopillo Latex Pillows

The Advantages of Dunlopillo Latex Pillows

The Dunlopillo Super Comfort and Serenity Deluxe pillows are 100% pure latex offering a natural healthy and unique material to sleep on with a host of benefits. Comfort Through its unrivalled elasticity Dunlopillo latex offers ‘progressive comfort’ meaning the pillow will cushion and adjust to your movements throughout the night yet its shape immediately recovers once pressure is removed so that your sleep is never disrupted. Support Dunlopillo latex pillows offer a responsive surface which mould instantly to your head.

Read More

Self Care Bedtime Routine

With most aspects of our lives rushing by, our bedtime routine should be the one daily practice that we ensure we take our time over to focus on self care. We tend to give so much to everyone around us, and forget how important it is to give ourselves time to de-frazzle and relax. We hope our self care bedtime routine below will remind you of the simple steps that you can take to help you replenish. Anything from just.

Read More

Steinhoff Bedding Group Receives Bed Manufacturer of the Year Runner Up.

  Steinhoff Bedding Group, manufacturer of beds and mattresses under the Dunlopillo, Relyon, Myer's, Slumberland and Staples brands are delighted to receive recognition at this year’s National Bed Federation (NBF) Bed Industry Awards. Now in their sixth year, the highly sought after awards are designed to recognise bed companies considered as ‘best in class’ over the past 12 months. Anthony Joyce, Managing Director of Steinhoff Bedding Group said: “We are really pleased to be awarded Bed Manufacturer of the Year Runner.

Read More

Sleeptember

  What is Sleeptember? Sleeptember is an exciting initiative founded by the Sleep Council that runs throughout the whole month of September to remind people of the healthy benefits of a good night’s sleep. Like proper nutrition and exercise, sleep fulfils a vital role in keeping us healthy and happy. To support Sleeptember we've teamed up with our friends at Furniture Village to give you and a friend the chance to win the gift of sleep! We’re giving away sleep hampers containing the.

Read More
Dunlopillo achieves Which? Best Buy Award

Dunlopillo achieves Which? Best Buy Award

Dunlopillo has achieved a Which? Best Buy Award for their Royal Sovereign mattress for the second year running. Which? is the largest consumer body in the UK, known for testing household products to help their subscribers make informed purchasing decisions. The Dunlopillo Royal Sovereign mattress retained its Which? Best Buy Award this year after receiving 72% in its test score on categories such as brand comfort rating, body support, breathability and overall durability. Made from 100% pure Dunlopillo latex with.

Read More
How to sleep on a plane, cruise ship or at a holiday resort

How to sleep on a plane, cruise ship or at a holiday resort

In-between getting up early to save your sun lounger, to being the last girl standing at the dodgy nightclub cabaret, it’s little wonder that Brits abroad surveyed by Sunshine.co.uk said they get just 5.1 hours' sleep a night on holiday. The best advice is to strike a healthy balance between slow-paced days by the pool and bustling nights at the bar to return home tanned, relaxed and well rested. That may be easier said than done, with round-the-clock cocktails at.

Read More
Packing The Perfect Picnic – Foods To Help You Sleep

Packing The Perfect Picnic – Foods To Help You Sleep

What better way to soak up the sunshine of summer than with a picnic? It’s a great British way to spend time with your children, friends or loved ones al fresco style throughout the summer. However what you eat and drink in the afternoon will affect your sleep. Certain fatty or fried foods consumed later in the day can sabotage your sleep, so if you’re planning an afternoon summer picnic we've come up with a lists of recommended foods that will prep you for a good night’s sleep:.

Read More
Get to bed if you’re getting wed!

Get to bed if you’re getting wed!

With engagement announcements blowing like confetti through our Facebook feeds, and wedding bells ringing throughout the land, there can be no doubting that wedding season is now in full swing! Whether you’re newly-engaged or on the home straight heading towards the aisle, every bride and groom can benefit from getting comfortable and enjoying a good night’s sleep in the run up to the Big Day. Here’s our Sleep Experts’ top tips on how to do just that… One year Before.

Read More
Dunlopillo headrest found at WWII crash site

Dunlopillo headrest found at WWII crash site

It is great to see a Dunlopillo product has stood the test of time despite being lain buried in a field for 75 years. On Monday 5 October Archaeologists began excavating the crash site of a Second World War Spitfire fighter which plunged into the fen soil north of Huntingdon. The spitfire had lain undisturbed close to a wood at Holme Lode, since Novemeber 22 1940. Many significant artefacts such as the aircraft’s starter motor, parts of the wing and.

Read More