Hand peeling with old-fashioned draw knives by skilled artisans ensures a unique, one-of-a-kind appearance that will not only please but will be sure to become a conversation starter extraordinaire! The mortise and tenon joinery system ensures a stable, strong platform for years of trouble free use. The included full-sized mattress measures 54" x 75" x 8" thick. The exterior mattress shell is non-removable. Mattress colors may vary. To best protect your investment, we recommend the purchase of an accessory cover. Steel hinges and steel futon frame provide years of trouble free use. Some assembly required. This item comes professionally finished with a premium grade lacquer finish. Hand crafted in Montana U.S.A. using genuine lodge pole pine!