How to Remove the Hose From the Air Chamber Sleep Number Bed

Save

Sleep Number beds, manufactured and sold by Select Comfort, are designed with internal air chambers that you can fill and deflate to adjust the firmness of the bed. If you are moving and taking your Sleep Number bed with you, it can either be completely disassembled and packed into small boxes or it can be moved in a large mattress box. Either way, you will need to disconnect the hoses from the air chambers in your mattress, and if you are packing your mattress in a mattress box, you will want to cap off the air chambers for the move.

Things You'll Need

  • Air chamber cap
  • Unzip the top of your Sleep Number mattress. Remove any foam padding that is placed over the air chambers.

  • Locate the caps for the air chambers if you will be capping them off after removing the hose. One cap is provided for each air chamber in the original shipment of your bed in the Firmness Control System box. Assembly instructions recommend putting the caps under the air chambers at the head of the bed for easy access.

  • Find the hose connection on the bottom edge of the air chamber at the head of the bed. Gently pull it away from the base of the mattress so you can see at least six inches of the hose.

  • Hold the air chamber in one hand near the hose connection, and hold the hose in the other hand. Firmly pull the hose away from the air chamber.

  • Immediately place the cap on the hose connection on the air chamber if you would like to keep the air in it. It should fit snugly over the hole to prevent the hissing sound of air escaping.

  • Deflate the air chamber if you are planning to pack the mattress into smaller boxes to move. Select Comfort recommends packing air chambers into boxes to protect them from getting scratched or torn during the move.

Tips & Warnings

  • The foundation of your Sleep Number bed should be completely disassembled before moving it to prevent it from bending or twisting in transit.

Related Searches

References

  • Sleep Number C3 Bed Set Owner's Manual; 2009
  • Photo Credit Jupiterimages/Goodshoot/Getty Images
Promoted By Zergnet

Comments

You May Also Like

  • How to Repair a Nautilus Sleep System

    The Nautilus Sleep System is an air bed, manufactured with two multi-chamber air bladders that are inflated and deflated with a pump...

  • How to Move a Sleep Number Bed

    Since 1987, people around the world have used Sleep Comfort Corporation's Sleep Number® air chamber beds as an alternative to traditional innerspring...

  • How to Move a Select Comfort Bed

    Select Comfort makes the Sleep Number Bed, a mattress with air chambers that allow each sleeper to individually set the firmness of...

  • How to Set Up a Sleep Number Bed

    Select Comfort's Sleep Number beds are unique from ordinary beds in that they are shipped in multiple boxes and must be assembled....

  • How to Repair a Leak on a Select Comfort

    Select Comfort is an American-based mattress manufacturer. The company's most popular product is its Sleep Number line. This is a family of...

  • How to Disconnect a Sleep Comfort Bed

    Sleep Comfort beds allow you to move the mattress into several different positions to suit your needs. The beds have a base...

Related Searches

Check It Out

22 DIY Ways to Update Your Home on a Small Budget

M
Is DIY in your DNA? Become part of our maker community.
Submit Your Work!