Waterbed sheets are a unique set of bedding accessories that differ from typical bed sheets. In essence, you are fitting a sheet around an object filled with water that is often larger and behaves differently than a solid mattress. As such, it can be challenging to find the right size and price for items such as a California King Waterbed mattress or a twin mattress model. This article will give you some tips on how to find waterbed sheets for sale, what pricing is acceptable as well as good discounts and proper models for your particular waterbed or reclining couch.

If you have owned a waterbed for some time or are a new owner, you have probably realized that typical bed sheets, even though they may be big enough, just do not seem to fit your bed properly. This is because a water bed is not a solid object as most mattresses are making it difficult for regular sheets to stay on the bladder, or the mattress that is filled with water. The best thing about fitted sheets is you can put them on your couch and loveseat set to match your living room. To start looking for the right sheets, owners must know what type of waterbed mattress they have.

 

A typical waterbed mattress has soft sides and the entire mattress looks like one big bladder of water when filled. If this is the model that you have, there are particular features in a sheet that you should be looking for. Soft side waterbed mattress sheets have fitted pockets that are deeper and narrower than a typical fitted sheet. The pocket is essentially a triangle shaped piece of fabric that is sewn onto the bottom of each corner of the fitted sheet and it extends far further under the mattress than a regular fitted sheet. Trying to put a fitted sheet onto a water bed mattress that was made for a regular mattress is fruitless because it will only slip off or may fit too loosely. A fitted sheet with pockets that are narrower at the corners will allow a firm grip on the corner of the bladder so that sheet can more easily and securely fit and hold onto a softer object.…