Mattress Buying Guide

Looking for a new mattress but not sure where to start?
Rest assured we'll help you choose the right mattress for you.

What's the difference between mattress types?

With so many different types of mattresses on the market and new technologies being released all the time, how do you know which mattress type is right for you? Let's start with the basics.

Most mattresses can be categorized into a few types:

The Difference is inside

Innerspring, foam, pocket springs — what's the difference?

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An innerpsring mattress features a coil support system. The shape, coil gage and number of coils can vary by mattress. Innerspring mattresses can break down over time and tend to get squeaky with age.

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Foam mattresses offer comfort and support through an all-foam make up. There are a few different types of foams used in mattresses, the combination of which offer varying levels of firmness.

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Pocket Springs

A pocket spring mattress offers support through a base layer of pocket springs. Unlike innersprings, pocket springs are individually-wrapped to work independently and offer targeted pressure-relief.

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How do you snooze?

Choose the right mattress for your sleeping style

It's important to have a mattress that provides the right support for your sleeping position, whether you sleep on your side, back or stomach.

Find the best mattress for:

Side sleepers

back sleepers

stomach sleepers

Mattress size chart

Fint the perfect fit

What's the right mattress size for your lifestyle?

From a twin size mattress to a California King, use our Mattress Size Guide to help decide what mattress size is right for you.

Mattress size guide

Are you an early bird? What's your favorite TV show?

Your preferred sleeping position may say a lot about your personality.

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How often should you replace your mattress?

There's no magic number of years a mattress should last, but it may be time for a new mattress if:

  • You're waking up with aches and pains,
  • Your mattress is lumpy, uneven or smelly (or all of the above!), or
  • Your mattress is more than 10 years old.
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Choose from our three (awesome) mattresses

10" multilayer, all-foam mattress

Comfort and support for all sleepers, whether you snooze on your back, side or stomach.

“The Leesa mattress is a three-layer, medium-firm memory foam mattress that’s designed to hug your body for a good night’s sleep” – Mattress Advisor

11" foam + pocket springs

Advanced comfort and support for side and back sleepers, with enhanced pressure-relief and support.

“Bounciness of an innerspring mattress combined with the contouring of memory foam” – Mattress Advisor

12” foam + dual springs

Excellent comfort and support for side and back sleepers, with our most advanced pressure-relief and support.

“The Leesa Legend takes their hybrid design to the next level by incorporating luxury natural materials such as organic cotton and wool as well as recycled materials.” – Mattress Advisor


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Made in
the USA

Every Leesa mattress is made to order

Rest assured that you're getting a high-quality, well-made mattress in 3-8 business days.


Once you place your order, we make. your mattress new, just for you.


It takes 2-4 business days to build, compress, box and ship your mattress


Once it's shipped, your mattress will arrive at your front door in 1-4 business days.

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If you choose in-home delivery, allow up to 7 additional business days for our partners to schedule and complete your delivery and setup.

Try & buy in-store

Feel the Leesa difference before you buy at your local West Elm, Pottery Barn or Macy's store.

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Solid support,
no matter your setup

Leesa mattresses work best on a firm, sturdy foundation. Buy our platform bed, foundation or adjustable base with your mattress to create your perfect bedroom sanctuary.