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Life Is Good.

Life’s too short to sleep on a bad mattress. - John Cramer

spend money remodeling the store then. In addition to the newly designed showroom, we’re adding a warehouse that includes additional new storage and showroom space. It’s going to be even better.”


The Sleep Store’s staff is like a small family and the close-knit vibe reverberates throughout the store. Even if the customer walks away without purchasing something, they’ll probably leave with a good impression. In fact, Cramer’s closest friends were once customers. “Some of my best friends I met in this store,” he says. “We ride motorcycles, take trips … we’re in their bedroom [laughs]. We have great customers and very few issues. It’s great.” The Sleep Store also carries all the major brands under one roof, along with exclusive lines like their newest additions, Posh + Lavish and Rally Beds In A Box.


“If you don’t like what you do, you’re

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doomed,” he says. “I haven’t had a job for a long time.” At nearly 70-years young, Cramer still enjoys his work so much that he doesn’t intend to retire anytime soon. “Many of my friends are retired and they ask when I’m going to retire. I do what I want to do now,” he explains. “If I retired, I probably couldn’t. It’s very important at the end of the day that you can say, ‘Yeah I accomplished something today. I did something I’m passionate about. I don’t know if retirement would be a good fit for me.” In his spare time, Cramer likes to ride motorcycles, fly planes, travel and enjoy his cars.


Monday thru Friday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday Noon to 5 p.m.

HOW TO FIND THEM 3500 S. College Ave. (970) 223-4567


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