Leggett & Platt

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bedspring

Example of a Bedspring

Founded in 1883, Leggett & Platt designs and produces components and products for homes, offices, automobiles, and airplanes.  Their first product was a new type of bedspring constructed of cone-shaped wire coils mounted on a wood slat base. This was used as a base for a cotton, feather, or horsehair mattress. It was patented in 1885.  Until 1933, bedsprings were practically the only product Leggett & Platt offered.  In that year the company began to manufacture springs for innerspring mattresses, a relatively new but growing product. From then on, the company diversified and improved its products within the bedding industry: rollaway beds, folding metal cots, bed frames, and bed rails.  Today Leggett & Platt is the biggest supplier of mattress and bed components to the mattress industry.  They also produce many completed products ready to sell to consumers.

SLEEP on it is a full line factory direct supplier of Leggett & Platt’s adjustable base program.  It is also the authorized service provider for the region on the rare occasion that it is necessary to repair a Leggett & Platt adjustable product.