Proper Pool Table Room Sizes Chart Guide
If you have a pool table that is in pieces and you need a pool table setup service to take care of it. We advise you consider the dimensions of the room where you plan to have the pool table setup. We have listed the approximate pool table room sizes to help you out when buying a table or deciding which room to have it installed.
Many people don’t consider this very important question when purchasing a pool table for their home; will it fit in the room I plan to have it installed? or will the furniture that’s already in the room allow me to play adequately? These questions are of extreme importance since it affects the size of pool table you can get so that you enjoy a good playing experience.
We have a team of expert pool table movers that has years of experience professionally moving, installing and doing many different pool table repairs, so we can definitely help you verify if the pool table you’re interested in will fit in the room, please measure the room dimensions and also use the chart we have put together for your convenience.
The dimensions of your game room will determine the size of pool table you can purchase so that you can enjoy a comfortable playing experience. If you’re interested in a use pool table be sure to ask the seller the size of the pool table. This will help you choose the right pool table size.
The true size of any pool table is figured out by measuring the playing surface dimensions, this helps to figure out the appropriate pool table room size and in case you’re interested in having your pool table refelting during installation, it will help us figure out the right cut of pool table felt.
Why it’s important to know the pool table sizes and game room dimensions?
Should the pool table turn out to be a different size, more than likely we may have to reschedule the appointment since we will need extra muscle to help. Especially is there are stairs involved since this could complicate the job for our technicians and also because the table may not fit in the room. In most cases this will change the price of the service. and also the cut of felt may not cover the entire table.
For the recovering service the industry norm is supplied a pre-cut pool table felt. If an 8-foot table is expected to be serviced and we encounter a 9-foot table then the cut of felt will not cover the entire table to finish your job which could also incur additional trip charges.
On a side note, if the pool table appears to be an older model or perhaps an antique, and you suspect it may be in need of repairs, let us know ahead of time so that we can be prepared to fix up a pool table repair at the time of service, if necessary.
Pool Table Sizes Chart
Please take into consideration that this is assuming you use a standard 58” cue stick.
7′ x 3 ½’ – 7 foot pool table needs roughly 17′ x 13½’
8′ x 4′ – 8 foot pool table needs roughly 18′ x 14′
9′ x 4 ½’ – 9 foot pool table needs roughly 19′ X 14½’
Measure from tip of bumper to tip of bumper across the width of your pool table to find your table size. You can find the pool table room sizes required by determining what size your pool table is.
This is especially important when calling for pricing, refelting or moving because this will change the pricing on both services.
Make Room In Your Life For Pool – Make Room In Your Home For A Pool Table!
Shared family activity – for the price of a couch, keep your family from becoming potatoes
A great way to entertain – you may have trouble getting your guests to leave
Keep an eye on the kids – make your home the awesome house on the block
An icebreaker when having people over – you don’t have to sit and stare at each other to and try to come up with something to say
What it teaches kids – teach your kids geometry; they will never hate you for it
Your table is set – convert the pool table into a ping-pong table, a dining room table – or leave it “as is” and have a great place to fold laundry and wrap gifts!
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