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Anyone have an ikea mattress?

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jollyjester · 15/05/2017 22:48

I need a new mattress and I found the ikea hovag one to be quite comfortable.

Currently have a silentnight and its so uncomfortable after 5 years.

Anyone got the ikea one or recommend something firm?

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Rakster230 · 12/05/2018 14:28

Smile
Thank you.
Sold!!

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User5trillion · 27/12/2018 14:21

Sorry to revive an old thread but considering buying a hovag mattress, does anyone from this thread have an update and still recommend it? Tia

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crimsonlake · 27/12/2018 15:56

I have a Hovag, bought this year and no problem with a chemical smell. I do find it gets very warm for some reason, I think I bought the medium firm and I found it too hard, after 7 months I am liking it much more.

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User5trillion · 27/12/2018 16:30

Thanks crimson for your reply, will be heading to the store tomorrow to have a lie down and try them out. Thx

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OldSpeclkledHen · 27/12/2018 20:14

I love my Ikea mattress, it's sprung with memory foam topper...

They do a 90 day/night trial too ... πŸ˜‰

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User5trillion · 30/12/2018 19:47

Little update in case anyone cares 😁 we bought the hovag mattress and had our first night on it. Very comfy but a bit hot, not such a bad thing in the winter but taking some adjustment. After sleeping on our collapsed mattress it was like sleeping on a cloud. We went for the med firm one and I am glad we did.

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NotaDoctor109 · 27/06/2020 16:12

Hi, sorry to go back to an old thread but we just accidentally purchased med/firm instead of firm. With you have purchased med/firm and having had it a couple of years, would you still recommend? Thank you!Smile

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mineallmine · 27/06/2020 23:50

I have both a firm and a medium firm hovag, and I definitely prefer the medium. I find the firm is too firm.

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NotaDoctor109 · 28/06/2020 07:11

Thank you mineallmine, really appreciate the response. Made me feel better about purchasing the wrong one 😊. Have you had it for long and is it wearing well as I've heard they can sag? Smile Thank you

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mineallmine · 28/06/2020 09:37

Mine are in our holiday home so not getting everyday use but they're about 3 years in and are perfect. My daughter has a hovag single mattress at home and it's there about 7 years and is perfect. I think they're great.

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NotaDoctor109 · 28/06/2020 10:17

Thank you Smile

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justgoingforanap · 03/07/2020 22:37

@NotaDoctor109 I bought medium firm for my daughter and she found it too firm so I had it swapped. I think you can try it for something like 100 days. So you can change it if you want.

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justgoingforanap · 03/07/2020 22:38

Sorry I meant firm...

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justgoingforanap · 03/07/2020 22:39

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NotaDoctor109 · 04/07/2020 00:05

Thank you for responding. The try for 90 days thing is amazing, it's so difficult to choose a matress just from a few minutes in the store. Really appreciate the response, I shall try medium/firm as you did Smile x

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NotaDoctor109 · 04/07/2020 00:06

@justgoingforanap

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MikeUniformMike · 07/07/2020 21:06

I have a sultan, they've replaced it.
I also have a memory foam Ikea one. Slightly soft.

Both are fine. I use a topper, not from Ikea.

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NotaDoctor109 · 07/07/2020 22:33

@MikeUniformMike Do you have medium/firm or firm? Thank you Smile

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MikeUniformMike · 08/07/2020 10:49

I can't remember, NotaDoctor109, Medium I think.
It's fine, but I would go for firm next time.
It is very good for the price. I thought it would be hot and sweaty but it isn't - I tried it without the mattress topper once, but as I don't want to get rid of the topper, I use it.

The memory foam one is much lighter than the sultan. A consideration if you need to get it upstairs, turn it, and so on.

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MikeUniformMike · 08/07/2020 10:53

@NotaDoctor109, It's the Morgedal, and it doesn't seem to have a medium or firm option.

It is much softer than the Sultan.

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NotaDoctor109 · 08/07/2020 11:30

Thank you for replying, this thread has been really helpful @MikeUniformMike

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