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Bring Home A Comfortable Sleeper Sofa from Bassett

Choosing the right sleeper sofa for your home can be challenging. Most furniture makers struggle to meet the competing requirements of multi-functional furniture pieces. After all, it's challenging enough to find designer furniture that delivers above-average performance for just its primary purpose.

Sleeper Sofas: Luxury Sofas With Beds

At Bassett Furniture, our furniture-building expertise extends to well over a century. In that time, we've figured out a thing or two about how to make beautiful, reliable, and enduring furniture for your home. That means that you can raise your expectations for any sofa sleepers you find in our online inventory, whether leather or upholstered.

Shop our incredible selection of living room furniture online and bring home your perfect sleeper sofa today.

How to Pick the Perfect Sleeper Sofa for Your Home

What's the trick to picking a great sleeper sofa? It helps to have a few things ironed out before starting your search. Here are a few questions to consider:

Space: How much space do you have available? Does the sofa sleeper need to accommodate one guest or more? How will the sofa bed be positioned? Identifying exactly how much space you have will take care of your biggest constraint. It does no good shopping for a queen-size sleeper sofa if all your room can accommodate is a twin.

Room Positioning: Room positioning can also play a role in your selection process. All sofa sleepers require some extra space to morph into a sleeping surface, so this is one of the most important dimensions to be aware of in your room.

Be sure about the available space when making a final purchase decision.

Common Sleeper Sofa Sizes

When picking a sleeper sofa, it's essential to know what size you need ahead of time. And when it comes to size, there are many things to consider.

Sleeper Sofa Widths

The main reason you want to consider the width of your sofa is the number of people who can sit on it comfortably. In addition to making sure you pick the correct width for your space, consider how many people you expect to use it regularly. A 50" or larger sofa will be more than enough for just two people. However, for 3-4 people, something in the 78" to 90" range would be best.

Sleeper Sofa Depths

The depth of a sofa can be the most crucial factor in your long-term comfort with your piece. The sofa depth will change its comfort for laying vs. sitting. So consider how your sofa will be used when thinking of which depth to buy. For example, if you'd rather lay around on your sofa than sit on it, you'll want to think of a deeper dimension when weighing your options.

Sleeper Sofa Bed Sizes

  • Full Sleeper - A full-sized sleeper sofa mattress runs 54 inches by 75 inches and is best suited for only one person. You'll usually need 9.5 feet by 10.5 feet to accommodate a sleeper sofa mattress of this size.
  • Queen Size Sleeper - A queen-sized mattress runs 60 inches by 80 inches and is perfect for two sleepers who don't need much room between them like a couple. To fully accommodate a queen-sized mattress sleeper sofa, you'll need at least 10 feet by 10 feet when factoring in the room to walk around it, etc.

Customize Your Sleeper Sofa

When you purchase a piece of furniture on our website or from one of our stores, you're taking home a highly personal product that will last for many years to come. And, if you're going to spend years and years with anything (or anyone), you absolutely have to love it.

That's why at Bassett Furniture, every customer has the chance to customize the piece of furniture they're buying to their tastes and preferences. Choose between leather or fabric – your options include hundreds of designer fabrics of various shades and textures. Pick the style of armrests your sofa will feature. Find accent pillows that mesh with the existing motif of your living room, or give your sofa a pop of color. To ensure that you're choosing the right materials for a long-lasting convertible sofa, you can read about what makes the most durable sofa in our blog.

Find Design Inspiration at Bassett Furniture

There are tons of sleeper sofas, sectional sofas, and other living room furniture displayed at every Bassett Furniture store. That makes for many new designs and fresh styles to take in.

Don't worry; we won't let you get bogged down with too many choices. Avoid analysis paralysis by requesting assistance from our in-store team. Not only will our design consultant help you picture what's possible, but they can also assist you in re-designing your entire living room.

Visit a Bassett store closest to you to find ideas and inspiration for your new home furniture.

Sleeper Sofas FAQs

Is a sleeper sofa worth it?

Absolutely! Similar to reclining sofas, a convertible sofa or sectional sleeper sofa makes for the perfect lounging spot around your at-home theater. They also provide a quick bedding option in a tight pinch that can turn your bonus room into a guest room. More comfortable than a futon, made for functionality, convertible sofas are engineered for convenience and comfort.

How comfortable are sleeper sofas?

The comfort level of sleeper sofas has come a long way. The sleeper sofas of today are as comfortable as any regular bed and even come with specialty mattress materials such as memory foam and latex.

What size is a sleeper sofa mattress?

All of the convertible sofas on our regular sleeper sofas page can accommodate queen-size mattresses. However, our small space sleeper sofa selection features loveseats that offer smaller pull-out bedding options.

Is it okay to sleep on a sofa bed every night?

Yes! It's precisely what some sofa beds are for, just like any other bed. However, if you plan to use your sofa bed every day, make sure to get one with sturdy construction and one that uses a standard, comfortable mattress.

Do sleeper sofas come with a mattress?

The ones made here at Bassett Furniture do! You have a choice of several comfy mattress options, including a standard coil mattress, an air mattress over a standard coil, or a gel mattress.

Designer Sofas Made for Functionality

After you have decided on a sleeper sofa, be sure to check out our complete line of sofas made to complement any room in your home. We also have other functional seating pieces, such as upholstered reclining sofas. Bassett Furniture is here to meet all of your seating furniture needs. If you're ready to see our selection in person, visit the Bassett store nearest you to view our quality sofas for yourself.

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