Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Who do Weighted Blankets help?
Our blankets are designed with adults in mind.
Q: Can the blankets be washed and dried?
A: Yes, the blankets are machine washable on cold or warm, tumble dry low.
Q: What are the blankets filled with?
A: The pellets used in our blankets are made from a PVC compound produced using FDA-approved, non-hazardous materials. The product, if in contact with skin, is non-irritating and no effect is expected if ingested by humans and animals. This product burns when exposed to temperatures greater than 600°F.
Q: How long does it take to receive a blanket?
A: Most orders are completed within 3 days, plus shipping time.
Q: Which weight is right for me?
A: The ideal blanket weight is generally 10% of your body weight. Please choose the closest weight available in that range. See the chart by clicking here.
Q: What size are the blankets?
A: The blankets are about the size of a twin blanket, about 68 inches by 38-40 inches.
Q: How do they work?
A: Weighted blankets work like deep tissue massage. The pressure releases serotonin in the body and some of that serotonin becomes melatonin. Melatonin helps us relax and sleep.
Q: Would the blankets help children with sensory processing issues?
A: A child with sensory processing issues needs to have a treatment plan with a specialized therapist in order to experience optimal benefits from a weighted product. We do not recommend our blankets for use with children under 80 lbs. Our blankets are intended for adults.
Q: How warm are the blankets?
A: Our flannel blankets add warmth. All other blankets are made with quilting cotton and do not add much warmth.
Q: Do you ship internationally?
A: We now ship to Canada. Free shipping applies only within the Continental United States.
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