Finding the Right Furniture for Homeless Shelters

Outfitting your shelter with the right furniture isn’t necessarily an exact science. However, it’s likely that you want some mix of affordability and durability. Use this formula from American Bedding (and hint: shop our catalog) for the best furniture for homeless shelters.

Comfortable, Safe Furniture for Adolescent Treatment Centers

Comfort and safety are crucial to the wellbeing and recovery of residents of all ages — especially young ones. When choosing furniture for adolescent treatment centers, there are some important things to consider. In this post, we’ll discuss the different types to look for, as well as what makes...

Short-Term Rehab Furniture & How to Care for It

Not every stay at a rehab facility will necessarily be a long one. However, as you may know, every moment counts for your residents. To ensure comfort and success, you can go the extra mile by providing the right short-term rehab furniture.Furthermore, even if residents stay short-term, you can...

Beds for Homeless Shelters: What to Look For

Updating or starting a facility, especially in this day and age, requires careful planning and smart shopping. Proper bedding for homeless shelters, rehab centers, camps, and related entities all have similar attributes. Luckily, American Bedding only offers the most versatile, durable options...

Trending: Single Metal Beds for Rescue Missions, Homeless Shelters, and Transitional Housing Providers

Now trending: Single metal beds are gaining increasing popularity among rescue missions, homeless shelters, and transitional housing facilities. There are several reasons for this trend, and we’ll elaborate on those reasons below, which include privacy, safety and security, versatility, and...

Signs It's Time to Replace Your College Dorm Mattresses

Indecisive residence hall managers and concerned college staff, unite! If you can't remember the last time you evaluated the mattresses at your dorms, it’s a great thing you’re here. There are some telltale signs it’s time to replace your college dorm mattresses, some of which you may not be...

Why It’s Important to Recycle Your Old Shelter Mattress

No matter how well you care for mattresses and industrial furniture at your facility, there will come a day when you’ll have to part with some of it. Regular wear-and-tear, even with durable, high-quality mattresses, is inevitable. There are a number of important reasons to recycle — not throw...

Safety Features of Furniture for Mental Health Facilities

No matter what type of facility you run, it’s likely important to you to keep your residents as safe and comfortable as possible. This is especially true when considering accommodations related to behavioral health. In fact, furniture for mental health facilities is outfitted with certain safety...

Our Best Tips for Cleaning Shelter Mattresses & More

Whether you’re battling cyclical germs, mold, other cleanliness issues, or something at the scale of a pandemic, there are effective ways to keep your mattresses clean in your facilities. Using the tips below for cleaning shelter mattresses will keep your residents safe and thriving, season...

How to Optimize Industrial Bedding in Different Settings

There are a few tricks you should know, especially during the busy holiday season, for how to optimize your industrial bedding. Curious about how you can do so in different settings — such as camps, rehab facilities, and shelters? We’ve got you covered below.

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