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Are You Keeping Your Resolutions?

Did you know that 45% of Americans make New Year Resolutions every year? 38% of these resolutions are weight related. Only 8% of Americans actually follow through with their resolutions and succeed: only 8%! I constantly hear friends and family say at the beginning of each year they are going to lose weight and suddenly […]
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Are You Sleep Deprived?

For the month of August, we’re featuring our newest addition: Sleepland! And to celebrate, we’re putting all of the focus on the importance of sleep. Ideally you spend 1/3 of your entire life sleeping (8 hours a day, 1/3 of 24 hours), but many people still aren’t treating a good night’s sleep with the respect […]
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Should I get a new mattress or not?

It has been said that we should sleep 1/3 of our lives, and in some cases more. 24 hours divided by three is eight hours a day. If we sleep less than that, our bodies cannot perform at their best. We feel tired, and sometimes we even think our memory is slipping! In most cases not getting enough rest is due to […]
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Creating a serene retreat in your bedroom

Creating a serene retreat in your bedroom gives you a place to rest that warms your spirit night after night.  Bedrooms should be designed to be ideal for sleeping, which according to the Mayo Clinic, often means cool, dark and quiet.  They should calm you and take you away from the noise and stress of the […]
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Why are there such differences in mattress prices?

A while back I wrote a post titled Put Your Money Where Your Mattress Is, and since we just had the official grand opening of our beautiful Sleepland gallery at Furnitureland South, I thought this would be the perfect time to follow up on this topic. People come in our store everyday and ask “I saw a […]
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Sleepland Grand Opening

I’m a sucker for a good remodeling story.  There’s something so exciting about walking into a space and imagining all of the different possibilities! This is exactly what has taken place here at Furnitureland South with our mattress gallery!  On January 2, 2012 demolition began on the first floor of our Mart building. The area […]
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Watch Furnitureland South on Animal Planet’s “Tanked”!

Furnitureland South is excited to be featured on Animal Planet’s hit series “Tanked” on Saturday, April 28, at 9 pm (ET/PT). Watch as brothers-in-law Wayde King and Brett Raymer, co-owners of Acrylic Tank Manufacturing, the largest aquarium manufacturing company in the nation, create an incredible 650-gallon headboard tank that is currently on display in the […]
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What is a Fabulous Night’s Sleep Worth to You?

Last month I was asked that very question during a training session at the Kingsdown, Inc. mattress factory in Mebane, NC. Most people in the mattress industry will tell you that the selection of your mattress is one of the most important decisions you’ll ever make. I tend to agree. You spend 1/3rd of your […]
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How Do I Know If I Need a New Mattress?

Your body does some incredible things while you sleep. Your muscles and joints rest after a long day and your entire body is in re-charge mode. While you’re sleeping, your body is doing much more than just resting! In fact, many bodily functions are more active when you are asleep! While in deep sleep, your […]
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Pillow Talk

While visiting the High Point Market, I ran into Bob Muenkel from Serta Mattress and learned about their latest product innovations. What happens when you mix premium memory foam technology with cool action gel? A smarter, cooler, better night’s sleep from Serta. Learn more about the new iComfort Sleep System by Serta.    Send article […]
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