Tatami mat characteristics
Tatami mat care is important as its a product that uses natural materials. The core is compressed rice straw, sea grass surrounds that centre part and then a brocade edge is added.
Making sure that there are no infestations of bugs and that the mats are bone dry is a critical process. Therefore the constituent materials are heated to 140 degrees Fahrenheit / 60 degrees Celsius.
This heat application in an oven ensures export documentation will be given. Because of the heat process importers can confidently sell to end users.
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Holiday seasons have a profound effect on our body clock and natural rhythms; we unwind into time off work with no school run and a few days away from commitments. We relax into later mornings and staying up to enjoy child-free evenings or socialising with friends. If there are no young children pulling us out of bed at the crack of dawn we naturally adjust to a sleep/wake cycle that suit our needs.
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Sex is relevant to your mattress for many reasons however society in general but bedding stores sales staff in particular treat the subject as a taboo. Of course it’s an embarrassing subject, but it doesn’t have to be salacious or sleazy just handled with a light touch and meybe a sense of humour. Continue reading Sex is relevant to your mattress
Sleep finding ways to get more
Why a bedroom should not be just another family room. Sleep finding ways to get more or enough of it is a broad subject and here’s the first in a series of posts that may help. Continue reading Sleep finding ways to get more