If you’re in the market for coffee
tables that let you save on living room space and want
something that is portable, then a folding coffee
table is the perfect furniture to buy.
Just like all the other types of coffee
table furniture, the folding coffee
table comes in many shapes, is made of different
material and can have a variety of different finishes.
For those who have limited living room space, this type of
table is great furniture to have since they can come in handy
in those times when you’re having coffee or enjoying
After using, you can free up the space by folding the table
which is convenient if you’re having a party.
This type of table is not only great for homes. A number of
establishments also find this type of table beneficial: coffee
shops, restaurants, college dorms, the local senior community
and so much more.
Many people that camp outdoors like the convenience and
portability of a coffee table that folds. This makes it very
easy fo transport and storage.
These days there are many furniture companies that build
coffee table models of this type of table including those that
are contemporary, dramatic, or futuristic. This type of table
also comes in various shapes: rectangle, round, or oval and can
have oak, walnut, or cherry finish.
Just like any other table, proper care and maintenance
should be given to this functional piece of furniture to ensure
long life. Since wood is commonly used in a folding coffee
table, to care for this type of table you must immediately wipe
it dry with a dry or damp cloth whenever water spills on its
surface. That will help prevent the finish from getting
Also encourage your family and guests to use those coasters
you’re providing to keep those ugly circular water stains at
Of course one can’t expect these things to be done all of
the time, so when you notice that your foldable table is
getting dull you can have learn how to refinish it or you can
have professionals do it for you if you’re too busy to learn
such manual labor. With regular refinishing of wood furniture
you can be sure that its beauty will be revived and
As to pricing, the amount you will have
to shell out will depend on a combination of the following:
where you will buy the table from, the design, size, and the
This means that name brands are understandably more
expensive; simple designs are generally cheaper while those
tables built with functionality can be expensive also.
The size affects the amount of supplies and table material
used and that can make the price jump. The harder it is to
source the material used in the folding coffee table, the more
expensive the resulting table will be.
That is the case with bamboo, which is imported from select
An example of an innovative design of a foldable table is a
coffee table that folds into a case which you can easily bring
with you. Who would think that a case could unfold into a
To give you an idea whether the coffee table with foldable
legs will be perfect for your living room, try reading
magazines with tips about decorating homes. Additionally, many
Internet furniture sites are full of such tips with wonderful
and vivid illustrations just like real life magazines. You will
surely appreciate your folding coffee table especially if you
have limited space or enjoy camping.