Originally Posted by tafische
What have you found better? Putting a topper on the existing mattress which is still in good shape, just not that comfortable - or getting the entire mattress? The first option saves a little bit of money, but I don't want to make a mistake on comfort.
I went with a full mattress replacement because I'm a big guy (6'4", 280 lbs). I didn't think a topper would add enough cushion for me. I also wanted some extra length, I never did cut mine, I just squeeze by instead. As far as height, it is level with the side tables.