The Nirvana delivers the luxurious soft-touch of a high-end sofa combined with the unbelievably long lasting support of a top quality mattress. It is to be as comfy, if not more so than traditional upholstered sofas when being used as a couch. Also, the Nirvana is flexible and comfortable so as not to cause painful, unhealthy pressure points (which affect circulation to joints and surrounding tissue) for the occasional or every night sleeper. The generous amounts (approx. 14") of different combinations of highly resilient foam and fiber that create an inside out force against the mattress ticking that is necessary for proper and comfortable support, whether sitting or sleeping. The Nirvana futon mattress is hand made assuring uniformity and quality control on each futon mattress.