The Haley Medium is a popular multi-purpose futon mattress engineered to release a not too soft and not too firm feel. Generous amounts of highly resilient foam and polyester are utilized to create this futon mattress that resists change in support after many years of use; guaranteed! The different combinations of highly resilient foam and fiber create and inside out force against the mattress ticking that is necessary for proper and comfortable support, whether sitting or sleeping. It is to be as comfy, if not more so than traditional upholstered sofas when being used as a couch. Also, to be flexible and conformable so as not to cause painful, unhealthy pressure points (which affect circulation to joints and surrounding tissue) for the occasion or every night sleeper. The Haley Medium futon mattress is hand made assuring uniformity and quality control on each futon mattress.