Skipping your sleep is very harmful to your health in the long run. Research has proven in the past 10 years that sleep is highly critical for good health. As per a study conducted in 2012, people who go to bed and wake up early in the morning have better health perspectives as compared to the people who leave their beds in the afternoon. Another study finds buying a new mattress can help you improve sleep quality and reduce back pain.
People don’t even know that a mattress can also contribute significantly towards the quality of sleep. A new mattress can not only provide a good quality sleeping surface but can also prevent you from developing any allergies.
We have prepared this comparison between top 3 mattress brands: Zinus, Lucid and Signature Sleep. We will compare each of these brands briefly and provide an overview of them in this post.
So let’s begin!
|Brand||Firmness||Thickness||The material used in Support Core||The material used in Comfort Layers||Cover Materials|
|Zinus||3 (Soft Firm) to 7 (Firm)||6.0 -inch to 14-inch||Polyfoam, Pocketed Coils||1.0-inch to 3.0-inch memory foam, 2.0-inch to 4.0-inch Gel memory foam, 1.0-inch Viscolatex||Jacquard Knit, 0.5-inch Fiber Padding, 1.0-inch Microfiber|
|Lucid||3.5 (Soft Firm) to 7.5 inches (Firm)||06-inch to 16-inch||Polyfoam HD, Pocketed Coils||1.5-inch to 3.0-inch Gel Memory Foam, 1.0-inch latex to 3-inch latex, 3.0-inch Memory Foam, 1.0-inch Charcoal infused memory foam, 1-inch Aloe infused Polyfoam||Knit Fabric, Tencel Lyocell|
|Signature Sleep||4 (Medium Soft) to 6.5 (Medium Firm)||6.0-inch to 14-inch||Polyfoam HD Pocketed Coils. Bonnell coils||0.5-inch to 2.5-inch memory foam 2.5 PCF (A foam layer on each side), 1.0-inch to 1.5-inch Convoluted Polyfoam, 0.5-inch to 1.5-inch Polyfoam HD, 1.0-inch to 2.0-inch Gel Memory Foam||Polyester, Rayon from Bamboo fabric|
Zinus Mattress Company is in the making of innerspring, hybrid and foam mattresses and it has eight different models to offer. The company is making bedding with 135 patents in 6 six countries around the globe since 2004. It provides the customers with a chance to opt for different thickness and firmness options. There are three memory foam models with four different thickness levels.
The four innerspring models out of which two models come in two different thickness levels and the other two come in a single thickness.
In the hybrid range, Zinus has one model that comes in two different thickness levels. It means that you have various options at your disposal.
The brand has been selling three different ranges of mattresses including memory foam, latex, and hybrids for the last seven years. Lucid has a huge variety of memory foam that comes in five different thickness levels. In addition to that, the brand also has a one full latex model.
Lucid’s hybrids have a combination of latex & polyfoam as well as memory foam & polyfoam, and they come in two different thickness levels. Furthermore, the brain also has a latex and memory foam combo that comes in single thickness as well. The best part about Lucid is that they have a different depth and firmness levels.
This brand has different innerspring and foam models in its portfolio. There are three different collections and 27 models available for the consumers. Each of them has different firmness and thickness levels and along with varying comfort layers and support cores.
A Comparison of Price range & Size
|Brand||Twin||Twin XL||Full||Full XL||Queen||King||California King|
Zinus comes in multiple sizes on the market such as Twin, Full, Queen, King, and California King. According to sizes, prices vary. They range between $95 for the Twin to $430 for California King. You can pick the mattresses as per your needs and preferences. The queen-sized mattress is available from $145 to $380.
Lucid has three different mattresses that are made of latex, memory foam and hybrid. These mattresses come in eight different sizes. The price ranges from $175 for a basic twin mattress to a $1000 for a fully featured California King mattress. The Twin XL and Full XL sizes are the additional variants that only Lucid offers. The Queen-sized mattress from Lucid ranges from $275 for the basic mattress to a $900 tag for a fully featured version.
Each Signature Sleep mattress model uses two different material types that are either innerspring, memory foam or latex. These mattresses come in four sizes and four thickness levels. The price of the standard Queen-sized mattress is $133 while the upgrade version will cost you $273.
The prices of the twin mattress range from $85 to $163 while the King mattresses cost will range from $185 to $349. These mattresses are the best when it comes to overall ratings because the brand offers a bit of everything for everyone.
Construction & Design
The firmness level of the Zinus mattress varies from soft firm to firm. The thickness level is accessible to the customers in different inches ranging from 6-inch to 14-inch. The cover of this mattress is made with a combination of Jacquard Knit, 0.5-inch Fiber Padding, and 1.0-inch Microfiber.
The support core of the mattresses is comprised of different HD Polyfoam and plenty of pocketed coils. The comfort system is a combination of different inched memory foam, gel-infused memory foam, and Viscolatex layers.
Lucid offers a thickness rating of their mattresses that range from soft firm to firm. The cover material is prepared with the knit fabric as well as Tencel Lyocell. The support core comprises of 4-inch HD Polyfoam and different pocketed coils while the comfort layer is made of memory foam, latex, gel-infused memory foam, charcoal-infused memory foam, and aloe-infused Polyfoam.
Signature Sleep mattresses are available in different thickness levels that range from 4-inch to 6.5-inch. The thickness levels come in different ranges from 6.0-inch to 14-inch. The cover materials of this mattress include Polyester and Rayon from Bamboo fabric.
The comfort layer offers you a supportive sleep because it is comprised with Polyfoam, pocketed coils along with Bonnell coil while these reversible mattresses use 2.5 PCF memory foams with different convoluted Polyfoam and gel-infused memory foam.
Warranty, Trial Period & Delivery
——————- DELIVERY ——————-
|Delivery charges||Free of cost||Free standard shipping to the contiguous US and charges applied for others||Free Shipping|
|Destinations covered||All parts of U.S.
Alaska and Hawaii
(No other international deliveries are available)
|The contiguous U.S, Alaska, and Hawaii
(No international deliveries)
|All states of U.S, Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto|
|Shipment technique||Compressed and Vacuum-sealed||Bed-in-a-box and Compressed||Bed-in-a-box and Compressed|
|Delivery time||Two or three working days||Five or seven working days||Five or seven working days|
|Availability online||Zinus, Walmart, and Amazon||The lucid website, no brick-and-mortar, and Amazon||Brick-and-mortar and Amazon|
|Length of the sleep trial||100 Nights||30 Nights||No trial period|
|Possibility of exchanges||Prior to receiving the refund||Prior to receiving the refund||Prior to receiving the refund|
——————- WARRANTY ——————-
|Length of warranty||10-Years||10-Years||1-Year|
|Coverage on the non-prorated basis||Fully non-prorated||Completely non-prorated||None|
|Transportation costs for repairs||Owner will bear the expense outside warranty||Mattress owners are responsible for the fees||Owner will take the expense outside warranty|
|Depth of indentation||1.5-inch or more||1.5-inch or more||1.5-inch or deep|
When we talk about Zinus, the delivery charges for the U.S, Alaska, and Hawaii customers are free of cost and no other international deliveries available. The company compresses the mattress and uses vacuum sealing.
You can purchase the mattress from the Zinus’ website along with Walmart, and Amazon. The brand also delivers its mattresses in two or three working days. It offers 100-night sleep trial along with the 10-year warranty that is fully non-prorated for 1.5-inch depth of indentation.
Lucid ships its mattresses without any charges of shipping to the customers in the contiguous US. However, the customers in Alaska and Hawaii will be charged for delivery. You can receive the mattress as a compressed and vacuum-sealed foam (bed-in-a-box).
Nevertheless, Lucid does not offer a mattress removal or white glove service to its customers. You can order your mattresses on Lucid’s website as well as Amazon. Besides, it provides 30-night sleep trial and 10-year warranty with fully non-prorated coverage to its customers on 1.5-inch indentation.
Signature Sleep ships its mattresses to the contiguous US states free of cost while a little additional fee will be charged for any outside destination. It delivers in the all states of U.S, Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto within five to seven business days.
You can buy these mattresses from Sleep Signature’s website and brick and mortar store along with Amazon website. The company ships the mattresses in compressed and vacuum-sealed form. The company only presents you with a 5-15year warranty without any sleep trial. The warranty is applicable on 1.5-inch indentation.
Some Differentiating Traits
|Overall satisfaction of customers||65 percent to 78 percent||73% to 76%||69 percent|
|Longevity and durability||Good/Fair||Fair||Fair/Poor|
|Motion transferability||Good/ Very Good||Very Good||Very Good/Poor|
|Sex||Good/Very Good||Fair||Fair/Very Good|
|Conformance||Very Good/Fair||Very Good||Good/Fair|
|Heat retention||Very Good/Fair||Fair||Fair/Good|
|Edge support||Poor/ Fair||Poor||Poor/Good|
|Rotation and Easy movement||Excellent/Very Good||Good||Good|
The overall customer satisfaction with Zinus mattresses has approximately 65 to 78 percent for its different models. When we talk about natural movement & rotation along with noise, Zinus is a good option. However, its performance is excellent when it comes to conformance, heat retention, sex, and motion isolation.
On the other hand, it does not provide that edge to edge support, and also has some issue with off-gassing, and durability. All type of sleeper like stomach, back, and side sleeper along with people who belong to all weight categories because Zinus offers different mattress models that come in varying thickness and firmness levels.
A study conducted in 2007 found that loss of sleep can also hinder your judgment. Lucid has a 73 to 76% rating for overall satisfaction from the customers for all its mattress models. This rating is the best in this roundup. Lucid mattresses have shown outstanding results regarding off-gassing, conformance, noise, rotation & easy movement as well as motion isolation. In addition to that, another
However, it does have some issues associated with longevity, durability, sex, heat retention, and edge support. This mattress is well suited for those who love to sleep on their sides, stomach as well as on their backs. The thickness and firmness of this mattress provide you a supportive sleep and different models available under Lucid are suitable for different sleeper’s body weights because of the variety available in firmness and thickness.
The overall customer satisfaction of Signature Sleep is 69% for its different models. Regarding motion transferability, heat-retention, conformance, and smooth movement, these mattresses are good, but not concerning durability and longevity.
These properties make signature Sleep best suited for every type of sleeper who prefers to sleep on his/her side, stomach, or back. There are various levels of firmness and thickness also available so lightweight, heavyweight and midweight sleepers all can buy from Signature Sleep.
The winner of this roundup turns out to be Lucid because of its highest customer satisfaction rating among the three. The mattresses from, Lucid do come at high prices, but they also deliver excellent quality. The company has been around for a reasonable period, and it is using its expertise to produce top quality mattresses for the consumers.
The mattress and its features are not all that you need to assess. You must also focus on the brand’s after-sale services and warranties. It will guarantee that you continue to enjoy your mattress with a peace of mind for a long time to come.
Hope this post enables you to find the best mattress for your bedroom. You can provide us with your suggestions and queries through your comments using the section provided below.
Happy sleep shopping!