Bedding and mattresses

Independent and trusted reviews, tests and buying guides to compare price and performance of bedding, mattresses and accessories. Including bed linen, manchester and pillows.

Woman under duvet in warm bed

Electric blanket reviews

We tested 18 electric blankets in the CHOICE labs, including models from Breville, Kambrook, Sunbeam and more.

16 Jun 2014 | When the temperature drops, an electric blanket to keep warm during those cold winter nights is very appealing.


Pillow satisfaction survey

We look at the five major brands and see which pillows rate the best.

2 Feb 2011 | See which pillows score best for comfort: our members give their verdict on the popular brands.

Electric blanket

Electric Blanket

With a modern electric blanket you’ll not only sleep warmly but also more safely – if you take safety precautions.

15 Jul 2010 | When temperatures drop, the idea of an electric blanket begins to sound more and more appealing.


Mattress survey

See which mattresses rate the best for comfort. Our members give their verdict on 14 major brands.

6 Jun 2010 | Our online mattress survey gives you tips and advice of 3500 members, and highlights the best brand and retailers.

Mattress buying guide

Mattress Buying Guide

How to buy a mattress you’ll love sleeping on.

20 May 2010 | There’s no scientific consensus on what makes a good mattress. People around the world sleep comfortably on all sorts of beds.

Woman and girl haning sheets

Twisting the truth on thread count

Don't choose a product on thread count alone – CHOICE has discovered this popular marketing term carries little credibility.

19 Feb 2009 | Ever wondered what’s in your 400 thread count sheets? Or why your 350 thread count sheets feel coarser than those with a lower thread count?


Pillows buying guide

A good pillow can make for a great night's sleep.

1 Jul 2008 | When you consider that the average person will spend approximately one third of their life asleep, having a comfortable and good quality pillow is important.

Sofa bed

Sofa beds comparison and buying guide

Make a comfortable decision about the sofa bed you choose.

1 Jul 2008 | We've compiled this buying guide to get you up to speed on what's out there in the way of sofa beds, how much they cost, and what to look for when shopping.


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