Inspired by Japanese sleeping tradition, futon sofa beds feature a multi-layered cotton and foam mattress. Despite their low height, these pads offer a pleasantly firm seating comfort and can be easily used as a sleeping pad if required. Thus, futon sofa beds are ideal for the living room and guest rooms as well as in the child and youth area.
Multifunctional furniture with Japanese background: Futon sofa beds
The term futon comes from the Japanese language and means translated ceiling. Futons are traditional sleep underlays in Japan, usually filled only with cotton fibers and simply placed on the floor for sleeping. In this country, the term futon on the one hand used to identify particularly low-falling beds and on the other hand to designate mattresses with cotton fiber filling.
For whom is a sofa bed with futon mattress suitable?
The futon mattress, futon sofa beds, has a height of 12 cm. In addition to three layers of cotton, the futon mattress has a 5 cm high foam core, which gives it the necessary stability. Like the Japanese futons, the futon mattress of sofa beds also needs regular care: to prevent the cotton from compacting in the mattress, you should occasionally roll, shake, and pat the mattress.