Comments on: Alissa’s Tips for Buying a Mattress http://www.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/ Sun, 30 Apr 2017 04:35:31 +0000 hourly 1 By: Furnishing Basics: Where to Skimp and Where to Splurge - My First Apartment http://www.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-653485 Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:00:57 +0000 http://wptest.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-653485 […] advice on how to get the best mattress deal at the store, also check out Alissa’s Tips for Buying a Mattress.  And for even more detailed information about mattress styles, sizes and online and chain stores, […]

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By: Katherine Picks Up Her Furniture Essentials for under $1,000 - My First Apartment http://www.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-643750 Mon, 23 Mar 2015 19:29:10 +0000 http://wptest.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-643750 […] it for a long time.  (If you are heading out to the mattress specialty store read these tips on how to negotiate with the sales person and save a […]

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By: I'm Moving to Brooklyn: Here's How I Plan to Furnish My Apartment - My First Apartment http://www.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-643748 Mon, 23 Mar 2015 19:28:22 +0000 http://wptest.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-643748 […] housing at San Francisco State University for the past four years, and I have just never had to buy a new mattress! When I went online, I found many mattress stores that will actually deliver your mattress for […]

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By: How to Furnish Your Studio Apartment on $1,000 | My First Apartment http://www.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-618531 Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:00:34 +0000 http://wptest.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-618531 […] will eat at least half of your budget. (For tips on buying your first mattress, check out this article from our blogger Alissa.)  When purchasing your mattress, test it out in a store before buying and […]

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By: Furnishing La Casa on a Budget | My First Apartment http://www.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-606082 Mon, 23 Dec 2013 23:22:16 +0000 http://wptest.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-606082 […] rent a U-haul or sell and go. As you’ve read in my previous posts, it’s easy to spend as much as $500-700+ on a mattress. If you’re only moving a few hours by car, it’s way worth it to rent a truck. If you […]

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By: Furnishing Your Apartment for $2000 or Less | My First Apartment http://www.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-594837 Thu, 31 Oct 2013 19:03:46 +0000 http://wptest.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-594837 […] It’s kinda crazy that spending $700 on a new mattress is only average, but if you don’t have any kind of mattress, alas that’s likely what’s needed if you don’t want to make any compromises ( i.e. IKEA, floor sample mattress etc). If you’re in this position, check out our detailed guide to buying a new mattress here. […]

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By: Furnishing an Apartment for under $2,000 | My First Apartment http://www.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-444513 Thu, 23 May 2013 19:18:10 +0000 http://wptest.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-444513 […] all the different, unusual types of beds, while long-time blogger Alissa has the low-down on how to negotiate mattress prices – the key takeaway being: never pay sticker price for a mattress. In fact, offer to pay half and […]

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By: Alissa http://www.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-363 Fri, 24 Aug 2007 11:06:24 +0000 http://wptest.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-363 It depends where you are…if you are on a supertight budget, you could consider buying one off of craigslist but I’d definitely beware of bedbugs.

Other than that, just look around in your area, see who has what sales going on. Alas, there really isn’t one better place…they’re all kinda scammers.

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By: Anonymous http://www.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-364 Sun, 28 Jan 2007 16:10:25 +0000 http://wptest.myfirstapartment.com/2007/08/alissas-tips-for-buying-a-mattress-2/#comment-364 so if were on budget and I mean tight budget where is best place to buy one? How much should I spend on it ?

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