Published at Tuesday, July 14th 2020, 10:17:41 AM. Wood. By Alonza Fermi.
Coffee tables can be versatile and can be made from virtually any material. Natural materials such as rock, wood, cork and other organic materials make perfect finishes for coffee tables. When choosing the right finish for your home, consider the wear and tear from your family and children. Hardwoods perform well with little maintenance, but softer wood coffee tables can show scratches and also indentations from pens and other hard objects. Keep this in mind before choosing a coffee table.
When choosing the wood type you desire for a coffee table, there are several points you will need to take into consideration: Price, color, and durability. One of the considerations will be of paramount importance to your own situation, and will be used to determine your choice.
Many people shy away from glass tables fearing that the tops might crack easily and that every single fingerprint left will immediately show. While the latter might be true, the glass used in furniture today is able to take tremendous amount of weight. And glass table are such an update in style and elegance. So, if you scroll down and find a square wood and glass coffee table that you really love, don’t think twice.
Don’t fall under the assumption that having a coffee table is a basic requirement for all living rooms. Especially with smaller rooms where you want to leave as much floor space as possible to give the illusion of more space. If having a coffee table is only going to get in the way, and all you need it for is a handy surface for when you’re sitting on the living room sofa, there are other solutions available. Side tables can provide an out-of-the-way surface for drinks, phones, and books.