How to Build a Futon Frame?

Answer Futon frames are different from a frame for a normal bed. A normal bed frame uses a quadrangle of rails to support the mattress from below while simultaneously letting it sag slightly for more soft... Read More »

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DIY Futon Frame?

The traditional Japanese futon has gained widespread popularity as a functional couch-bed furniture piece. It is common to find futons in living rooms, family rooms, offices, dorms, studios and bed... Read More »

How Do You Fold Down a Futon Frame?

A salesman in a store can fold down a futon frame from sofa to bed in two seconds with no effort, but folding down a futon is not as easy as he makes it look. When you get your futon home you may ... Read More »

What kind of metal is a futon frame?

Answer It depends on the manufacturer. Most futons I have seen are steel, and can be cut with a torch, brazed, and welded.

Can you use a futon mattress on a regular bed frame?

Futons vary in size and style, so they may not work on a regular bed frame, which is designed for a box spring and mattress. Since each futon is different, find a frame to match your particular fu... Read More »