CertiPUR-US Launches Consumer-oriented Blog

CertiPUR-US Launches Consumer-oriented Blog

The Rochester Hills, Michigan-based CertiPUR-US program, administered by the nonprofit Alliance for Flexible Polyurethane Foam Inc., has added a blog to its social media platforms, which now include, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, Twitter and YouTube. The Home Sweet Foam Blog features information and tips on décor, family, home, lifestyle, sleep and more, giving consumers a fun new way to learn more […]

Consumer Reports Sheds Light—and Dark—on Mattresses

Consumer Reports Sheds Light—and Dark—on Mattresses

When Consumer Reports talks, people listen. So while we usually don’t write about other magazine stories in this column, we felt the publication’s February cover story, “Secrets to a Great Night’s Sleep,” warrants review. BY MARY BEST & BARBARA T. NELLES The 14-page feature opens with the results of a survey of 62,000 Consumer Reports […]

Enjoying the Most Colorful Time of the Year

Enjoying the Most Colorful Time of the Year

  BY BETH ENGLISH One of the best things about autumn—aside from the milder temperatures—is the vividness of the season. By late October and early November, everything near my home in central North Carolina shines. The sky seems bluer and the trees come into all their glory. I enjoy soaking in color, from serene blues […]