A good night sleep is very essential for healthy living as our body and mind regains its energy during sleep. Most of the people complain that they are unable to sleep for more than an hour or two. It is mostly due to the use of inappropriate mattress or uncomfortable blanket. If you want to have a long and deep sleep then you must try an electric blanket. Electric blankets are embedded internally by heating devices which have thin electrical wires. It warms you up very quickly and provides a low level of heat throughout the night.There are two different forms of such blanket. One is called under blanket (mattresses or like bedsheet) and other is over blanket like all other common blanket. But is has more advantages than commonly used blanket. Though there are some risks associated to it but its benefits exceed the risks and drawbacks.
Benefits of Electric blankets:
Following are some of the benefits you can get from an electric blanket.
- Keep you warm:
Electric blanket keeps you warm and you enjoy a comfortable sleep whole night. You do not need to have too many blankets on you when you have electric blanket with you.
- Saves energy and money:
In winter people get heavy bills due to over consumption of heat. Mostly people don’t turn off their heater at night which is not only risky but it also consumes more energy and results are heavy bills. So it’s better to invest once in good quality electrical blanket. If you are using heating blanket then there remains no need for other heating devices so turn them off and prevent from paying heavy bills every month.
- Dual control and Timer setting:
Modern heating blanket is coming with feature of timer setting and dual control. Dual control has two heat controllers andis best for people who share their bed with otherse.g. married couple. Both can set temperature for the blanket. Timer setting help to switch it off after a specific time set by the user.This is beneficial for the people who forget to turn off their electric blanket.
- Better sleep:
Many researches show that if surrounding has moderately low temperature than you sleep well. When electric blanket is being used, then all other heating devices of room are turn off. Your room will gain cold temperature whereas you are warm within your bed. Good night sleep is very necessary for health and is source to release tension.
- Freedom from Muscles pain:
In winter, most of the people suffer from pain and ache in muscles and also get back pain problems. Heat can reduce such soreness. Electric blankets keeps body warm and provides low level heat for several hours and assure better blood flow. The better flow of blood within body keep muscles relax.
Although there are some disadvantages of electric blankets but still its advantages are more appealing. For colder night its best to use these blankets over you and have a sound sleep. They are much more safer to use compared to electric heaters.