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A mattress without a box spring can be used on beds where no box spring is not necessary, like a platform bed.

Mattress and Standard Boxspring

This is the most frequently used combination. Standard Box Springs are usually at a height of 8 to 9 inches.

Mattress and a Low Profile Standard Box Spring

At a height of 4.5 to 5.5. inches this box spring can make your bed a bit easier to get into.

Mattress and a Standard Split Box Spring

This foundation, at a height of 8 to 9 inches, is often used when a bit of maneuvering is necessary for a Queen size mattress. All King and California King mattresses use a split box spring.

Mattress and a Low Profile Split Box Spring


If you need to bring your Queen or King mattress down a few inches, this box spring at 4.5 to 5.5 inches is for you.