If you are looking at purchasing an aero bed, then you want to read this article before doing so. Before the aero bed was introduced to the market through infomercials, most people had not heard of air beds and never considered one. The aero bed is an air mattress that also has an inflatable air base, so that you can set it up temporary or permanently and you don't need to purchase a mattress frame or bedroom set. While the aero bed is certainly a good product and will last you a long time, you should keep in mind that there are many different versions of the aero bed at different price points.
The other thing you should keep in mind is that aero bed is not the only manufacture of air mattresses, so shop around, there are dozens of other quality air mattress manufactures that sometimes have better deals. The other thing you should keep in mind is that generally you want an air bed, that has dual pumps. The higher quality air mattresses are able to self regulate themselves, meaning that if air gradually seeps out from the seams during the night or the firmness is changed when you lie down on it, the bed will self adjust itself. Besides using an air mattress for a guest bedroom or to temporary set up in a room if you have guest come over, they are also great for back pain suffers. You maybe wondering what is so great about an air mattress for individuals who have back pain, and the simple answer is the ability to choose your firmness level and have the bed adjust to that firmness. There are even traditional mattresses which have air mattresses inside them, that allow you to control the firmness on each side of your mattress. So for instance if you require a more firm mattress because you have back problems, you can set your side of the bed to firm. And if your wife prefers a softer, less firm mattress, she can customize her side of the bed to that firmness level.