A futon is a functional piece of furniture that can save you space in a small room. A futon serves as furniture during the day and can convert to a sleeping space at night. It can take the form of a bed, couch, or chair that provides a comfortable and sturdy space for sitting or sleeping. Some futon furniture comes with wood frames that can be folded and put way to save space. The futon that is considered to be a less expensive alternative to a traditional sofa or bed is a space saver. Futon frames range from the plain metal frame to the more elaborate wood design frames in almost every kind of wood and finish. They can be plain or very elaborate but they assemble with eight or ten screws. There is also a great deal of variety in the futon mattress today, from the simple cotton filled Japanese version. A futon mattress can range in price from one hundred dollars to over six hundred dollars depending on the tastes of the buyer.
In these days, a futon still offer a great alternative to finding furniture for those hard to reach places. With the many advances in frame designs, mattresses and the available fabric covering offerings it’s easy to see how futon furniture may be the answer for the that basement or room which has been bare of furniture for so long but can find new life with the addition of futon furniture.