The display coffee
table is more that just a coffee table with an
It is designed in such a way that it allows for the display
of any variety of items to be stored and viewed through a glass
This type of a coffee table has become very popular in that
it serves a dual role.
Coffee tables which have become necessary items in our
living rooms are are now serving more than one purpose, as
evidenced in this type of a coffee table.
The display coffee table allows one to have
a functional piece of furnitire and showcase items that reveal
your own unique personality.
The coffee table furniture of years
past are just what they are, tables that are used to hold
beverage, books, and magazines. These days they are more than
that, for example the display coffee table is the table you
need when you want to show off collector’s items, memorabilia,
photos, your own small painting, and a whole lot more. Using
such tables as part of your living room design theme makes for
a truly unique look and feel.
When you use this type of table to display your valuable
collections, you can do it by theme or you can display stuff by
itself. An example is you can use this to display your personal
(or otherwise) war memorabilia or you can use such a table to
display your figurine collection that have a common theme or
that rare antique statuette of your favourite sport, golf.
You can use a two-tiered cocktail table with a lower deck
that’s tall enough so that you can display that antique vase or
statuette and then you can use the top to display other items
along that coordinates with that vase or statue.
The most common materials used for this table are wood,
glass, and metal or a combination of any two or all three
however these things come in many designs and sizes. The simple
wood and glass designs, wood only designs that feature simple
to intricate wood carvings, and wood base with glass tops with
a housing for your collections are just some of the many
designs that you can find out there.
Here are tips that can help you with
the acquisition of a display coffee table:
Choose the type of wood and the stain that complements the
décor you’re putting on display.
Choose also they type of wood, design, and shape that goes
well with your existing furniture otherwise that table will
just stand out like a sore thumb.
For display tables that have a housing covered by glass, the
type of felt interior that you should choose must also
complement with the item you want to showcase. Available colors
are: black, navy, white, purple, brown, green, red, and
Choose also the type of design that is the safest for your
collectible. For instance, if you’re collection are civil war
hand guns, themed figurines, small action figures, and all
other small collectible items, the best display tables are
those that have enclosures with locks that only you can
If you care for more functionality, there are display
cocktail tables that have drawers too which you can use to
store other stuff that are commonly found in the living room
such as magazines, remote controls, coasters, and other stuff
to keep yourself from turning over every chair cushion to look
for those things.
It’s important too that you measure the amount of space that
is available in the room where you’re placing the table or
you’ll risk having one that is either too big or a too
The table too should be of the same height as the
surrounding seats with a length that proportional to the
The task of finding the right display coffee table for your
home need not be hard if you use the help we have provided for