A lot has changed since Casper shook up the sleep industry in 2014 with its signature bed-in-a-box. These days, buying one of the best mattresses online seems to be the norm rather than the exception. There are now hundreds of mattress start-ups all vying for a piece of the market, and all promising to grant you something that for many still remains elusive: a good night’s sleep.
Thankfully, all the competition has spawned some serious innovation. That’s good news for anyone who likes a lot of choice when it comes to mattress materials and level of support. You can now select from a foam mattress, hybrid coil mattress, or opt for a totally organic foam mattress. But all the options don’t necessarily make it any easier to select the best mattress for your needs, whether you’re a side-sleeper, stomach sleeper or tosser-and-turner.
To help narrow down your picks, we’ve