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    Buying Sheets: What Makes Sheets High Quality and why it Matters

    Several things impact the quality of sheets including thread count, weave, and even where the sheets were made. But does it really matter, considering we’re not even awake for the majority of the time we spend between the sheets? The answer is yes. Knowing what makes sheets high quality can prevent you from spending too much money on marketing gimmicks like thread count alone. Good quality sheets are also more durable, less likely to shrink and lose their shape, and may affect your quality of sleep for the better. What Makes Bed Linen High Quality The Material. As in all things, the ingredients behind a product often determine the quality. In the case of sheets, high-quality materials or fibers may lead to less pilling, shrinkage, and…

    5 Factors to Keep in Mind when Buying Sheets

    Going the extra mile to make the house a comfortable and beautiful living space may seem like a traditionally feminine task. But when it comes to how well we sleep at night, no one should skimp on quality. Some people can sleep anywhere and through anything, but for most of us, a lot of things come into play that affects our quality of sleep: the temperature, the firmness of the mattress, the quiet or noise in the room, the feel of the sheets. With that in mind, here’s what to look for when buying comfortable sheets. The Season The first thing to consider when buying sheets has nothing to do with the sheets at all. Depending on how hot or cold it is, or how…

    Spring Cleaning: How and When to Clean and Replace Common Household Items

    The clocks have sprung forward and the Easter bunny is on his way. Along with warmer weather, spring brings the fresh start of spring cleaning. This is the time when you tackle cleaning projects that are neglected throughout the year, like wiping down your walls and door knobs, dusting ignored nooks and crannies, and polishing furniture. We have a few more tasks to add to your list that you’ll want to work in your cleaning routine year-round, as well as information on when you’ll want to replace common items that you might not have realized have overstayed their welcome in your home. Bedding How to Clean For most every day sheets and pillowcases, you should wash them in warm water, not hot. Hot water can…

    High class comfort and luxury bamboo sheets with unbelievable properties

    Bamboo sheets, a name that can easily be understood, however, for some reason, still not as famous as its arch rivals cotton and silk. It’s a fantastic bedding option that has been increasing in popularity for years, but still not as well-known as the others. Bamboo sheets are natural and considered extremely durable and sustainable. High quality Bamboo Sheets are exceptionally plush and spongy to the touch. They just make your body feel as if it is on clouds. When you sleep in them, you will never want to sleep in cotton sheets again! Most Popular Bamboo Sheets To this point, white bamboo sheets, 320 thread count, are still the most popular because they match any bedroom décor. Bamboo sheets are also offered in 450…

    Making Your Bed

    Although making your bed may be annoying or appear to be useless to some people, it is important and it is almost an entire industry in itself.  There are so many institutions, the military, the army and the navy and the travel industry that take the task of bed making very seriously and even to some extent, their bed making practices help to define who they are and what they represent in society (great video clip below about a navy seal and why making his bed was important). Hotel and Resort Bed Making – High Standards Take a second to think about the travel industry and the extreme to which resorts, hotels, cruise ships, motels and even bed and breakfasts will go to keep their customers…

    Duvet vs. Comforter

    Duvet vs Comforter, What is the Difference Between a Duvet and a Comforter? Duvet vs Comforter, such an old bedding question, but a good one: What is the difference between a duvet and a comforter?   Which is the best bed cover option to use, to accentuate your bedroom decor? The truth is, it probably is a matter of practicality, but some might even make this decision solely based on aesthetics. Here, we will examine the pros and cons of both bedding cover options. What is a Comforter? For someone who is trying to keep their bedroom simple, a comforter might be the right choice. It is a 1-piece bed cover option and it is relatively thin compared to a duvet. Comforters allow you to…

    Best Sheets For Summer

    Not sleeping well through the scorching summer nights? It can be difficult to sink into a tranquil night’s sleep when temperatures are high, and if you do not have the right setting or bedding, it can feel impossible. When it is 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 Celsius), and the sun is pounding on your house and windows all day long, bed sheets can feel sticky and clingy the moment you hop in. Even with a fan or an air conditioning system, sweat can appear in every corner of the bed.   With that being said, we’d like to propose the best sheets for summer, or a hot climate, and a few other tips to help you achieve cool sleeps (when everyone else is tossing, turning and...

    How To Dry Bed Sheets – Without A Dryer

    Do you know anyone without a laundry dryer? How about someone who’s ecofriendly? If so, this article is for them! Taking Care of Bed Sheets – Line Drying If anyone has ever bought high quality bed sheets, it is advisable to take good care of them. Washing them in the washing machine on a “delicate” cycle is one thing but if you want to take it one step further, and try to stretch out their lifespan even more, learn how to dry them outside, on a line. 6 Tips When Line Drying – Avoid Common Mistakes There are a few basic steps you must take and common mistakes to avoid when line drying and hanging bed sheets. We thought we would give you some tips on…

    What To Do About Allergies?

    According to Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, there are approximately 40 million Americans that have indoor/outdoor allergies as their primary allergy. Now, If you think about it, you spend a third of your life in bed (8 of 24 hours per day), so for someone who suffers seasonal allergies, creating an allergy-free bed is ultra important! A good night’s sleep and sniffle-free days are vital! Where are we going with this, you might ask? If you have seasonal allergies, Bamboo Sheets Shop advises you to consider shifting to hypoallergenic bedding for allergy relief. 5 Hypoallergenic Sleeping Solutions:  Air Purifier Get an air purifier that uses HEPA filtration, recommended by WebMd, which eliminates 99.97% of all particles three microns in size or larger. This should make an immediate difference and...
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