Definition of Border Wire

Meaning of the Term as it Pertains to Mattresses

What is Border Wire?

Border wire refer to the wire around the perimeter of an innerspring coil system that improves mattress durability. Also called a boarder rod or border support system, border wire helps the mattress retain its shape and reduces sagging. The wire also provides additional edge support for a sturdy seating edge. Mattresses use heavy-gauge border wire to ensure unwavering border support.