Today’s deigns in the futon bed sofa are far better than the earlier models. Once considered little more than practical space savers, a modern futon can be so well put together nowadays that it’s a piece of furniture which is as welcome as any other item on display in the home. Futons are really comfortable to sleep on too, but as this is most likely your settee as well as your bed, it's important to protect its mattress with a futon cover.
The main difference between a futon mattress and conventional mattress is that it’s flexible which means it will fold easily, but the futon mattress should, above all, be comfortable and give even support which will help eliminate backache, so it's important to buy quality if you plan to use it as a bed on a regular basis.
Nowadays, such is the popularity of the futon, that we're seeing companies spring up that can make a futon mattress to the purchasers own specifications, incorporating a choice of natural fillings that can be healthy, inexpensive and extremely comfortable.
Strange as it may seem, a lot of people don't know what a futon cover is, but it really so necessary if you want to keep your new piece of furniture looking new for years to come. Basically, Futon covers are the protective cover that goes over your Futon mattress. That's it! You can choose from contemporary, classic, eastern, western, or any range of modern styles, there’s always a futon slip cover available to suit your personal taste and style.
Obviously futon covers are removable which is essential when you think about it! Additionally, the removable Futon cover enables you to change the color and design of your bedding as you please. Fabrics include machine washable cotton drill and prints. A good quality Futon cover will protect your mattress from spills and accidents, so if you plan on using your bed sofa often, don't skimp on quality.
So, buying a futon slip cover to go with your new futon really makes very good sense when you stop to think about it.
As a futon acts as a sofa during the day and is converted into a sleeping space at night, it's little wonder why so many first time buyers of small properties find them so practical. I would say that one of the major advantages of futons over other types of furniture is that most of the frames can be adjusted to different positions. The frames can have a straight back like a conventional sofa, a reclined back like a Laze-e-boy, or adjusted to the complete horizontal position to form the bed.
If you're in the market for a Futon Bed, then don't forget to add a Futon cover to that shopping list too. You'll be glad you didv