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...

Single Metal Beds Become the Next Best Thing for Your Shelter or Rescue Mission

Single metal beds are gaining increasing popularity among rescue missions, homeless shelters, and transitional housing facilities. From a design more conducive to guest privacy to increased safety and security of the bed structure, single metal beds are now trending in shelters and missions...

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.

The Best Furniture for a Rehab Facility

When it comes to ensuring your residents have a comfortable, successful stay at your facility, there are plenty of things to keep in mind. But have you considered what makes some options the best furniture for a rehab facility? There are certain aspects to look out for including the type of...

The Benefits of American Bedding Shelter Mattresses

Buying your shelter mattresses from just anywhere won't guarantee you the same benefits as American Bedding — such as our unrivaled durability and affordability. Let's discuss a bit more of what makes our mattresses special (and will make all your residents feel that way, too).

3 Types of Behavioral Health Furniture

When it comes to addressing mental health, it's important to create spaces that are not only safe, but are also fully functional. Specialized behavioral health furniture can play a huge role in both short-term and long-term care goals. But what makes this type of furniture different than other...

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