Originally Posted by Kat
Hi did you convert the actual jack knife bed+or replace?
No we kept the jack knives as they were, added a 4" encased topper with an inexpensive quilt top and they are extremely comfortable. Plus, if you need to get up and use your facilities, arrange the tv or other activities, the gap allows easy movement.
When we flip the jack knives up into a sofa setting, we use a bungee cord on each end of the sofa attached to the metal hinges to keep the topper and quilt in place and you have full use of the floor and the toppers do not slide off.