Encore

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Description

The Encore convertible sofa is a perfect small-space solution. With stylish details like biscuit tufting and a chrome and powder-coated steel base, it effortlessly transforms from a sofa to a lounge to a bed for guests.

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Care & Fit

Keep your upholstery looking great with our detailed cleaning and care instructions.

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Cushion Details

Seat cushion type: foam and fiber

  • Eco-friendly, high-resiliency foam topped with a layer of fiber padding

Back cushion type: foam and fiber

  • Eco-friendly, high-resiliency foam topped with a layer of fiber padding

For more detailed information on our cushion construction, view our Upholstered Furniture Guide

Upon delivery, you can expect your cushions to be fuller and firmer. Cushions will soften and personalize with use. Routine maintenance is required for all cushions.

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Room & BoardEncore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa
 
4.2

(based on 105 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Great design (89)
  • Well made (88)
  • Cushions hold shape (69)
  • Comfortable sit (50)
  • Comfortable (46)

Cons

  • Uncomfortable sit (22)
  • Uncomfortable fabric (13)

Best Uses

  • Small spaces (64)
  • Informal (59)
  • Lounging (38)
  • Watching TV (34)
  • Accent (24)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Modern/contemporary (74), Survivalist / minimalist (33), Mid-century modern (31), Eclectic (29), Vintage (13)

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5.0

Great buy - good price

By JuliaAlvidrez

from NYC

Style Minimalist, Modern/contemporary

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Affordable
  • Comfortable fabric
  • Comfortable sit
  • Cushions hold shape
  • Great design
  • Well made

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Accent
    • Entertaining
    • Formal
    • Informal
    • Large spaces
    • Lounging
    • Office

    Customer comments about Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa:

    I bought this convertible sofa for a large office. I like that you can fold it all the way down and it looks like a bench. It's firm and comfortable for working on a laptop or having a meeting. The price cannot be beat! I love this sofa!

    • This product is used in my:
    • Office

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    3.0

    No sheets fit

    By bonnie

    from portland, or

    Pros

    • Great design

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Informal

      Customer comments about Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa:

      The couch looks great but the size is so annoying. It is not full, not twin, not queen. No fitted sheets work and there is no way to tuck a flat sheet around it either. It's driving me crazy. We only use it for guests and it looks like a mess for them.

      • I live in a:
      • Apartment/condo
      • This product is used in my:
      • Guest bedroom

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      1.0

      Uncomfortable to sleep or sit

      By DCDude

      from Washington, DC

      Style Eclectic, Modern/contemporary, Vintage

      Pros

      • Cushions hold shape
      • Great design
      • Space Saver
      • Well made

      Cons

      • Heavy
      • Uncomfortable fabric
      • Uncomfortable sit

      Best Uses

      • Informal
      • Lounging
      • Small Multi-use Room
      • Small spaces

      Customer comments about Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa:

      It looks great and functions well but it hurts to sit on it for too long (1 hour) and hard as a rock to sleep on. It is a non-standard size so puttings sheets on it is hard. We had guest sleep on the floor rather than on the sofa.

      • I live in a:
      • Townhouse
      • This product is used in my:
      • TV room

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      5.0

      great sleeper

      By bl atlanta

      from Atlanta, GA

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable sit
      • Cushions hold shape
      • Great design
      • Well made

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Accent
        • Informal
        • Lounging
        • Watching TV

        Customer comments about Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa:

        Great piece in the basement entertainment room; we have a 50's jukebox and record collection so it goes with our vibe. Very functional and perfect for an overnight guest or movie watching. Of course, it's not as comfortable as a futon or guestbed BUT perfect if you have an office space or other room to put additional overnighters. The 3 separate back pieces have 3 folding levels-full up, angled and flat down. Wonderful design-very happy!

        • I live in a:
        • House
        • This product is used in my:
        • Basementent Room

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        4.0

        wow factor

        By small cottage owner

        from NH

        Style Eclectic, Modern/contemporary, Vintage

        Pros

        • Well made

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Accent
          • Informal
          • Small spaces

          Customer comments about Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa:

          We really love how this sofa makes the room. I can't imagine it having the wow factor it does without this colorful sofa. It's true it's not the most comfortable but this is a second home not our primary so it's OK.

          • I live in a:
          • House
          • This product is used in my:
          • Living room/family room/great room

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          4.0

          Great looks, not as comfortable

          By KShaw

          from Brookfield, CT

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Fold Down
          • Great design
          • Well made

          Cons

          • Uncomfortable for sleep

          Best Uses

            Customer comments about Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa:

            We bought this as an extra bed for our son's room. It looks great and is really easy to use, but his first friend to sleep on it thought that it was a little too hard.

            • I live in a:
            • House
            • This product is used in my:
            • Kids’ room

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            5.0

            Great Sofa!

            By NYC Apt Dweller

            from New York, NY

            Style Modern/contemporary

            Pros

            • Comfortable sit
            • Cushions hold shape
            • Great design
            • Well made

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Lounging
              • Primary seating
              • Small spaces
              • Watching TV

              Customer comments about Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa:

              We bought this sofa to replace a Jennifer Convertible sleeper sofa. I love that it is so versatile and easy up keep. We have two boys, who love to lounge on it flat. The fabric is a little rough, but we put a blanket on the seat which helps protect the fabric as well. I think that over time the fabric will soften and we will be glad it was heartier when we bought it. We got the red one, which is an awesome color, and adds so much class to our small living room. People gasp when they walk in and see it! It is really well made and will withstand our boys for years to come. Dust and dirt do accumulate in the creases, but using the attachment on the vacuum sucks it all right up! Easy to care for! It is not too heavy to move and is a nice firm bed, too. The size flat is between a twin and a full, so one person will have plenty of room to sleep. There is room for three underbed storage boxes from the container store underneath.

              • I live in a:
              • Apartment/condo
              • This product is used in my:
              • Living room/family room/great room

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              5.0

              Best Lounging Sofas Ever!

              By Encore Sofa fan

              from Chicago, IL

              Style Eclectic

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Cushions hold shape
              • Great design
              • Well made

              Cons

              • Medium Comfort In Fabric

              Best Uses

              • Informal
              • Lounging
              • Watching TV

              Customer comments about Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa:

              We bought two of these sofas for our new town home and just love the new look. We have them facing each other and put one panel down on one so that it looks different and allows us to view out the glass patio door that it is overlapping slightly. We love the color and the chrome legs. One wish is that it had additional panels on each side on the bottom that could be put up for a head rest when lounging on it as a sofa. Two pillows solve that problem.

              • I live in a:
              • Townhouse
              • This product is used in my:
              • Living room/family room/great room

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              5.0

              Solid, sleek, beautiful

              By Sofa lover

              from Minneapolis MN

              Style Modern/contemporary

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Comfortable fabric
              • Comfortable sit
              • Cushions hold shape
              • Great design
              • Well made

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Small spaces

                Customer comments about Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa:

                I bought this sofa for my cabin which is furnished in contemporary modern. The sofa is sturdy, folds down for a firm comfortable bed and is great for a quick nap. The materials are durable, the construction sturdy. I'm really pleased with everything about this sofa. I'm thinking I may get another one for the TV room in my house in Minneapolis.

                • This product is used in my:
                • Living room/family room/great room, Vacation/second home

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                4.0

                Perfect piece

                By Modernist

                from Freeport, Maine

                Style Mid-century modern

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Great Scale
                • Well made

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Informal

                  Customer comments about Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa:

                  I have tried many sofas that fold flat to beds
                  This one is comfortable as a sofa and has a low profile, small enough to fit on a short wall

                  • I live in a:
                  • House
                  • This product is used in my:
                  • Vacation/second home

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                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    Hi,
                    I am trying to see if this Encore/Eden sofa sleeper would work in my guest room. My question is in regard to the color. Is the "smoke" color gray - or is it more of a "blue gray" (vs. charcoal gray). It is hard to determine the color on the website so I thought I would ask...
                    Thanks :o)
                    Asked on 7/22/2014 by MCMRow

                    1 answer

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      The Smoke fabric is a charcoal grey with slight blue undertones.

                      Answered on 7/23/2014 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    could you please give me the thickness of the cushion/mattress?
                    Asked on 7/22/2014 by Edouard from United States

                    1 answer

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      The cushion of the Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa is 7" high.

                      Answered on 7/24/2014 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    What size sheets will work with this sleeper sofa? Full or double...or?!
                    Thank you,
                    A
                    Asked on 1/19/2014 by a.m.

                    1 answer

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      The size of the Encore when opened flat is 83” x 46”. We would recommend using queen-sized sheets that are 80” x 60”.

                      Answered on 1/20/2014 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    Is there an ottoman that would pair with the Encore sleeper sofa?
                    Asked on 12/7/2013 by Couch potato from Denver, CO

                    1 answer

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      There is not an ottoman specifically designed to pair with our Encore collection. You may, however, contact us at 800.486.6554, and one of our Design Associates will help walk through which of our ottomans would go beautifully with this sofa.

                      Answered on 12/9/2013 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    Any chance this can be custom ordered with just two of the three sections, like a love seat?
                    Asked on 11/18/2013 by Andrew from United States

                    1 answer

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      We do not have any custom size options for the Encore convertible sofa.

                      Answered on 11/19/2013 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    What is the difference between Encore and Eden sleeper sofas?
                    Asked on 11/9/2013 by kirby

                    1 answer

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      The upholstered cushion is the same for both collections; however, Encore has metal legs, and Eden has wood.

                      Answered on 11/11/2013 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    Hi, what is the fabric content on this sofa?
                    Asked on 11/3/2013 by showbizzy

                    1 answer

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      The fiber content is 70% viscose, 18% linen, and 12% polyester.

                      Answered on 11/4/2013 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    What is the weight of this sofa?
                    Asked on 9/26/2013 by lia

                    2 answers

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      The weight of the Encore sofa is approximately 150lbs.

                      Answered on 9/30/2013 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      Hello,

                      Thank you for submitting your question. We wanted to respond to let you know we received your question and we are researching the answer for you. We will follow-up with you as soon as we can. Thank you for your patience and we look forward to being in touch again soon.

                      Kind Regards,
                      Cena

                      Answered on 9/26/2013 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    We have the encore people who sleep in it say they constantly roll to middle where there's a big hole. Is there a mattress pad that would fit this encore and eliminat or reduce this ung
                    Fortunate feature. Thank you.
                    Asked on 8/25/2013 by No nickname from NYC

                    1 answer

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      When positioned for sleeping the Encore Convertible Sleeper is 82" wide by 46" deep. A full size mattress pad would offer the best fit.

                      Answered on 8/27/2013 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    What is the difference between the Encore and the Eden sofas. They look identical, right down to the price.

                    Also, does the back have to be folded down in three pieces, or can you raise and lower it all at once?
                    Asked on 8/8/2013 by Lucy

                    1 answer

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      The only difference between the Eden and Encore is that the Eden has a wood foot. The back pieces do operate independently so they would each need to be raised or lowered.

                      Answered on 8/9/2013 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    Hello. I have a question about the Encore Sofa. Would it be possible to get this upholstered in one of your other fabrics?

                    Please let me know.

                    Thanks,
                    Susan Niffenegger
                    Asked on 7/31/2013 by suzu

                    1 answer

                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    I'm having trouble determining the fabric care code for my Encore sofa in Smoke. There are some spots that need to be cleaned. What's the best product to use?
                    Asked on 7/13/2013 by Bird from Brooklyn, NY

                    1 answer

                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    What size sheets does this take when used as a bed?
                    Asked on 6/29/2013 by Tendrella from San Francisco

                    1 answer

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      The Encore is a great sleeper option but its dimensions don't fit standard sheet dimensions. A queen fitted sheet with extra deep pockets is probably the best way to go. Queen sheets are 80" long and the deep pockets should work to accommodate the additional size of the Encore.

                      Answered on 6/30/2013 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    Hiya!

                    I am looking for this style but in orange color for our office in SF.

                    Is this possible to get custom color for this couch?

                    thank you,
                    Deborah Morale
                    Asked on 6/19/2013 by Deborah from San Francisco

                    1 answer

                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    I have this couch in an off white color that was offered a few years ago. Unfortunately it is now a bit stained and the color does not really go with my current decor. Is it possible to purchase a new cover in a different color?
                    Asked on 5/7/2013 by mc2 from San Francisco, CA

                    1 answer

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      We do not currently carry covers for the Encore sofa.

                      Answered on 5/7/2013 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    I would love to put this into my vintage airstream. I have a 28 inch door width. Will it work?!
                    Asked on 4/30/2013 by sharon from santa barbara

                    1 answer

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      Being able to fit the Encore into your airstream would depend on a few other dimensions as well. When laying flat, the Encore is 82w 46d 15h. Take a look at our Fit Guide with instructions to help you measure: http://www.roomandboard.com/images/pdf/Fit_Guide.pdf If you have any further questions, please feel free to ask or call our Design Associates at 800.301.9720

                      Answered on 5/1/2013 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    In terms of mattress sizes, would the dimensions of the Encore Sofa be equivalent to a full or queen sleeper? I'm just wondering if two adults can sleep on this.

                    Thanks!
                    Asked on 4/25/2013 by Comfort for Guests

                    1 answer

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      The size of the Encore with the back down is actually between the size of a twin and a full size bed. The size when down is: 82" wide (the length of the actual sofa) by 46" deep. If you have any more questions, please let us know.

                      Answered on 4/26/2013 by Design Associate from Room & Board
                  • Encore 82" Convertible Sleeper Sofa

                    Q:

                    We are going to have to move our sofa to a new apartment, and since it was assembled for us here by Room & Board, can I get advice on how best to do our first move? I am basically wondering if the legs or leg frame can be removed. Does Room & Board have assembly directions they could email me or point me to?
                    Thanks.
                    Asked on 4/23/2013 by Michele from United States

                    1 answer

                    • DESIGN ASSOCIATE

                      A:

                      For transporting your Encore, we recommend laying it flat, with the back down and shrink wrapping the seat down to the base. If you choose to disassemble, you will need an 8mm allen wrench. The bolts are a bit recessed on the underside of the sofa. As always, let us know if you have further questions.

                      Answered on 4/23/2013 by Design Associate from Room & Board
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