FAQs about Ballast blankets


Made in Canada

Ballast Blankets are manufactured under licence and registration with Health Canada and registered as a Class 1 medical device.

Ballast Blankets is licenced in accordance with the Medical Devices Regulations of the Food and Drugs Act to manufacture medical devices for distribution.

Who can benefit ?

Ballast Blankets can be therapeutic for anyone with:


‣ Anxiety

‣ Fatigue/Low Energy

‣ Fibromyalgia

‣ Insomnia/Poor Sleep

‣ Lack of Focus

‣ Menopausal Symptoms



‣ Racing Thoughts

‣ Restless Legs

By promoting restful relaxation and deep REM sleep, a Ballast Blanket also improves your mental acuity and focus.

What Weight Should I Choose?

8-12% of your body weight should be perfect. For example, if you're 160 lbs, then the 15 lbs Ballast blanket will be perfect for you. 

If you think you'd like a heavier weight, then you're probably right

Luxurious Comfort (that's easy to care for)

Both the cover and inside weighted duvet are machine washable.  Tumble dry cold.

The outer cover is removable for quick washes.

The weighted duvet is tied to the cover with multiple ties and loops to make sure it stays connected.

The weighted duvet is 100% cotton with the weight evenly distributed in pockets so it doesn't shift.

The weight filling is odourless, non-toxic glass micro-beads.  They are durable, washer / dryer safe, and pet and kid friendly.

US Customers and Shipping

We ship to US addresses from our new logistics point in Montana.  No customs clearance required by you.

Prices on our website are in Canadian dollars.    Actual price will be determined by your credit card company on the day of purchase.

Ballast Blankets are machine washable.