Linens Research Center

What Is the Difference Between Traditional and Contour Pillows?

When you’re in the market for a new pillow, it’s not always easy to know what you should get. With so many different manufacturers producing pillows with the latest and most advanced sleep technologies, it can be hard to know which pillow is best for you.

Do You Really Need a Bed Skirt?

Since bed skirts are essentially a decorative item, it’s hard to argue that they’re a true necessity. So, if you’d like to get nit-picky, then no, no one really NEEDS a bed skirt. But remember, sometimes the best looking elements of a room’s décor are the least utilitarian.

How to Choose a Comforter

Comforters come in a variety of styles and materials. But there's more to choosing a comforter than just the obvious. Fill weight, color-coordination, and a room's decor can also be big factors. Let us help you better understand all the options available to you.

How to Choose a Pillow

From basic fiber fill found in budget pillows to breakthrough technologies seen in the Sealy Optimum Optigel pillow, there’s a host of materials designed to give sleepers varying levels of comfort.

What are Microfiber Sheets?

Microfiber is a synthetic fabric that is also known for it’s durability and water repellant properties. But there's more to it than that! Find out exactly what...

What is Fill Power?

"Fill power" is one of those terms that sometimes leaves shoppers feeling confused. Let Us "fill" you in on the details...

How to Keep Your Down Pillow Clean

With down pillows increasing in popularity, consumers are more concerned than ever about maintaining the quality of their down pillows.

What is Egyptian Cotton?

When it comes to softness, it’s hard to beat the comfort of pure Egyptian cotton bedding. A wide variety of cottons are grown in Egypt, let us help you choose the right material for you!

What is Down Alternative?

Since down is a natural material, many struggle with allergies and sensitivities if they sleep with down bedding. Fortunately, many of today’s most trusted manufacturers of down are now creating bedding that is made from a synthetic alternative to down.

The Benefits of Sleeping With a Contour Pillow

While most sleepers prefer to spend their nights resting on a traditional pillow, many individuals appreciate the benefits they receive from the ergonomic design of contour pillows. We can help you decide which pillow type best suits you!

The Benefits of Linen Bedding

Linen has long been a favored material all over the globe. We're here to shed some light on why...

How to Protect Yourself From Bed Bugs

There is perhaps no household pest more dreaded than the bed bug. Here are some simple tips and precautions to help save you time and stress!