Mainstay Half-Fold Metal Box Spring

Last updated date: September 9, 2020

DWYM Score
9.3

Mainstay Half-Fold Metal Box Spring

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 53 expert reviews, the Mainstay Mainstay Half-Fold Metal Box Spring placed 3rd when we looked at the top 6 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
9.0
8 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
9.2
2,827 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
The frames collapses easily in half if you need to pack up and move. That makes for a fuss-free packing.
- Bedding Pal
Easy to assemble
- SuperComfySleep.com
The structure makes it very durable while the heavy steel gauge gives it strength.
- Paramatan
For added support, this unit features a coverlet. The coverlet is easily breathable to enhance air permeability of the mattress.
- Top Ten Product Review
Its cover is made from a material that's meant to improve a sleeping surface's breathability, and is nonslip to minimize movement, as well as machine washable.
- Wiki EZ Vid
No assembly needed – you can have it ready in five minutes
- Sleep Report
The foldable function is really helpful.
- Wife Knows
Doesn’t move easily; great for restless sleepers
- Sleepedia
What experts didn't like
Heavier people can easily damage it by flopping on it regularly
- Sleep Report
Some said they wished it came with more bars so that it provided more support.
- Wife Knows
Joints and connections are double stapled
- Sleepedia

From The Manufacturer

Mainstays Half-Fold Steel Box Spring is the ultimate support for all mattresses. It is engineered for durability and made from heavy-gauge premium steel for better endurance and resistance to bed bugs. It folds in half for transport and storage purposes. The box spring is covered in fabric for added support, and has a non-slip fabric surface to stop the mattress from sliding or moving around. No assembly required.

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Overall Score: 9.3
Expert Reviews: 8
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