10 Life Hacks to Improve Your Sleep

10 Life Hacks to Improve Your Sleep

People try all kinds of life hacks to remove blockers, improve their mental and physical health, and generally increase their efficiency. Surprisingly, people overlook the factor that is the biggest contributor to overall well-being: sleep. Like eating right and exercising, ample, quality, restorative sleep contributes to people’s overall wellness in a variety of ways. The Centers for Disease Control has recently indicated that lack of good sleep can contribute to diabetes, depression, weight-gain and heart disease, and quality sleep is a major factor for chronic disease prevention.

So, now we know that we need to get good sleep, but how to do it? Studies have shown that 30% of Americans experience short-lived insomnia regularly, and a whopping 10% of Americans have ongoing insomnia. Try these simple life hacks to get your sleep back on track, and unleash the power of your potential.

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Beds & Brews Happy Hour

Beds & Brews Happy Hour

Join us for a celebration of making in Dogpatch! Together with our neighbors Shop Floor and Harmonic Brewing, McRoskey Mattress Company invites you to a evening of fun and meeting your neighbors! We will have the new PLATFORM Tufted Collection on hand for you to try out. Please RSVP here.
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Tour Our Factory

Tour Tuesdays! Tour the McRoskey Factory this Summer!

This summer, do something truly exciting - tour the West Coast's oldest operating mattress factory and learn how to make a mattress the McRoskey way.

On your tour, you will learn about how to make springs, the importance of garnetting, how a box spring is made, stuffing and closing, and tufting. At the end of the tour, you get to try out a McRoskey mattress.

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SLEEP CAN TRANSFORM YOUR LIFE

McRoskey Mattress Expands Sleep as the New Lifestyle Status Symbol

Crawl into bed, Fluff up your pillow, and sweet dreams…a good night’s sleep is so important that, without it, depression, obesity, cancer, memory, diabetes and more can compromise health and well-being. And yet, as many as 62% of adults in the US don’t get the sleep they need. Jill Bibo, Director of Retail Sales, at McRoskey Mattress Company quotes New York Times headlines, “Sleep is the New Status Symbol” and “Deep Sleep is Coveted”. A good mattress can make all the difference.

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McRoskey PLATFORM Tufted Mattress

Adapting Tech to Handcrafted Mattresses

San Francisco’s Legacy Mattress Maker Uses Agile Development to Create a New Product Collection

San Francisco, CA: Surrounded by digital giants like Google, Facebook and Apple, the McRoskey Mattress Company is a bit of an anachronism. In their San Francisco factory, tools are purpose-built, equipment dating back decades is treated as an extension of workers’ hands. Very few processes are automated. This is not the place you would expect to find a common software development process – Agile Product Development – adapted to consumer goods, but that is precisely what the company has done to develop their new Platform Tufted mattress collection.

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Seven Mattress Makers go to Vegas....

Seven Mattress Makers go to Vegas....

Last week, a team of seven United Brotherhood of Carpenters union members from our mattress factory attended a Leadership Conference at the UBC International Training Center in Las Vegas. These McRoskey employees work on the shop floor in all five manufacturing departments: sewing, innerspring, garnetting, box springs and mattress. While many do not work with wood per se, all McRoskey craftspeople are members of the United Brother of Carpenters and Joiners.
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Robin McRoskey Azevedo eHealth Radio Network Interview

Robin McRoskey Azevedo eHealth Radio Network Interview

Sleep is crucial to your overall well-being.  A good mattress has an important role in quality sleep. Replace your mattress when it wears; replace it when you need a larger or smaller size; replace your mattress when you need a different comfort. Count on your mattress to support your well-being and to build your resilience.

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Celebrating our 117th year in business with #3rdFloorThursdays!

Celebrating our 117th year in business with #3rdFloorThursdays!

We're celebrating our 117th year serving the Bay Area with a series of free events. We've partnered with some of our creative partners to present some unforgettable events. Admission to events is free, but you must RSVP to get admission (except for Open Studios, for that one, you can just stop by!)
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Celebrating 15 Years in Palo Alto with Wine Wednesdays

Celebrating 15 Years in Palo Alto with Wine Wednesdays

In 2001, we opened our store in Palo Alto; we wanted to better serve the needs of people who live on the Peninsula, Silicon Valley and Santa Cruz. Fifteen years later, it's time to celebrate!!!

All September, we're hosting Wine Wednesdays from 5-7pm in Palo Alto. We are pleased to announce that we have partnered with Ridge Vineyards.

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SF Open Studios @ McRoskey 10/22 & 10/23

SF Open Studios @ McRoskey 10/22 & 10/23

McRoskey Mattress Co. is overjoyed to be a host for Open Studios in San Francisco.
October 22nd & 23rd, from 11-6, we will be hosting these fantastic artists in our 3rd Floor Factory Loft. Come by and support the arts!
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#SleepYourWaytotheTop Contest

#SleepYourWaytotheTop Contest

With the spirit of building dreams and creating comforts for each and every customer, McRoskey launched the #SleepYourWaytotheTop Contest on July 12, 2016. Here's the full story
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SF Chronicle: Dogpatch an industrial hub during manufacturing boom

Sunday, May 15, 2016. SF Chronicle.
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