According to the Sleep Councils 'The Great British Bedtime Report 2017' more than half of people in Wales (55%) say their energy levels have been affected by lack of sleep, with 22% of people sleeping quite poorly at night.

There are many factors affecting peoples sleeping patterns, however the top three factors are stress and worry, partner disturbance and noise. 

More than 1 in 10 blame an uncomfortable bed for their poor nights sleep!

As well as selling brand new mattresses, Emmaus South Wales also sells nearly new mattresses that have been donated by customers. All of the secondhand beds and mattresses sold by Emmaus South Wales have undergone a three point check by staff to ensure they are suitable for sale. This includes:

  • Ensuring the manufacturers Fire Safety label is attached
  • Ensuring the mattress/bed base is clean
  • Ensuring the mattress/bed base is in a good usable and saleable condition

Did you know...

If you donate your mattress and bed base to charity rather than disposing of it via landfill you could save 132kg of CO2 emissions. 

If you donate your mattress and bed base to charity rather than disposing of it via landfill you could save 132kg of CO2 emissions according to the Reuse Network Calculator! So, if you no longer need your bed frame or mattress and it is in good condition why not donate it ? We charge a fee of £5 to collect single and double mattresses and £6 to collect king size mattresses. 

Not only is donating a bed that is in good condition to charity good for the environment, it is also good for people within the local community. By accepting donations of beds that are in nearly new condition, this enables Emmaus South Wales to be able to sell the item at an affordable price as it was donated to us for free. This means that a person or family on a lower income or with a smaller budget to be able to buy a nearly new bed. 

We always have a range of secondhand bed bases and mattresses in our shops for customers to purchase. A secondhand double mattress usually sells for around £25, with bed bases often varying in price depending on style and material. 

Here are some pictures showing the type of secondhand beds we sell in our shops...

Secondhand day bed frame at Emmaus

Double wooden bed frame for sale at Emmaus South Wales

So, if you are part of the 22% sleeping poorly at night, why not visit your nearest Emmaus South Wales shop and check out our range of secondhand and new mattresses and beds. 

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