Insider’s Guide to

Sleeper Sofas


Everything You Need to Know About Sleepers

 Sleepers look very similar to sofas but are designed and constructed very differently. 

These construction differences make sleepers significantly less durable over the long term than matching sofas made by the same manufacturer.

Most mechanisms used on sleepers sold in the U.S. are made by one of two huge suppliers. Expensive, high end sleepers often have the same mechanisms as those found in sleepers selling for half the price.



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All Your Sleeper Questions Answered

  • How long should my sofa sleeper last?
  • What sizes are sleepers available in?
  • Can I use a regular mattress in my sleeper?
  • How much do sleepers weigh?
  • How wide does a doorway need to be for a sleeper to fit?
  • Who invented the first sofa sleeper?

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