FAQS

 

1

Why does Persono make custom-built mattresses and what benefits does this provide?

Your Persono mattress is made just for you. It can be manufactured with a latex core or encapsulated pocket springs offering 3 distinct levels of firmness, according to your weight or personal preference. A double mattress can have different levels of firmness, taking into account body differences, always with the purpose of correctly supporting the body, maintaining your spinal column in the correct position anatomically and exerting minimal pressure on your skin. Persono customizes your mattress according to the size you want and the finish you like best, which is why we are the most exclusive brand of Portuguese mattresses.

2

What are the advantages of the Tranquility mattress?

The use of a latex block with 7 distinct zones permits optimum support, allows the optimization of the abovementioned objectives by fully supporting every contour of your body. Less tossing and turning due to lower subcutaneous pressure. Improve how comfortably you sleep through better distributing the weight of the heaviest parts of your body (Shoulders, hips).

3

What is an orthopaedic mattress?

It is a mattress that helps your backbone stay correctly positioned. It was generally – and wrongly – thought that it should be extremely firm. Nowadays, we know that an orthopedically appropriate mattress should be able to support the curvature of your
backbone correctly, for which reason it should neither be too firm nor too soft.

4

I have allergies, are the mattresses anti-allergenic?

Persono latex mattresses are naturally anti-dust mites. The Tenderness model with encapsulated pocket springs has managed to successfully avoid the hygiene problem of the classic coil spring mattress. Conversely, these allow the existence of huge numbers of dust mites within. This is due to the fact that classic coil spring mattresses would accumulate all the moisture generated through perspiration during the night in their interior, while latex or encapsulated pocket springs mattresses, due to their huge capacity ventilation remain dry. Household dust mites are one of the main causes of respiratory allergies. All Persono stretch and velvet covers also possess anti-dust mite protection.

5

Where can I acquire Persono mattresses?

Persono mattresses can only be purchased at top Home Decoration and Interior Architecture stores. A list of stores is provided in this website or, if you prefer, feel free to get in touch and we will tell you which store is nearest to you.

6

Can I use a Persono mattress with my current bed base?

All Persono mattresses are manufactured from scratch, which is why we can make them any size you would like. But we would like to mention that in order to improve ventilation, you should use a slatted base.

7

How should I measure the mattress? Which measurements are most advisable?

Measure the inside of your bed base. Make sure you don’t forget about side rails, which can make a difference. The measurements of the mattress should be 5 to 10 cm
away from the inside sizes of your bed. To be completely comfortable, a mattress should be at least 15 to 20 cm longer than the height of the person using it. The double mattress must be at least 150 cm wide.

8

I get back pain. Will the Persono mattress help me?

If the pain is caused by an incorrect positioning of your backbone or a worn mattress, then yes, you can significantly improve your health and wellbeing.

9

What are the advantages of a latex mattress?

Latex is the most modern material used in manufacturing mattresses. A latex mattress is more comfortable but also more hygienic and ventilated, and it lasts longer. It
moulds better to your back, so it’s healthier too. Because of its elasticity, the movement of your partner won’t disturb your sleep.

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What are the advantages of an encapsulated pocket spring mattress?

Encapsulated pocket springs mean that you can purchase a quality mattress at a far lower cost. As we mentioned, this new technology has avoided the drawbacks of the
traditional spring mattress. Encapsulated pocket springs have three degrees of firmness and provide correct positioning for your back and absolute comfort. Moreover, the springs are independent, so that your partner’s movements do not disturb your sleep. Important topic, the encapsulated pocket springs we use are manufactured in Portugal.