Lift top coffee tables are available in a wide range of designs, styles, features and colors. The one that you choose for your house, must go along with the color of walls and other furniture in the house in terms of style and period. Also, the purpose behind purchasing an adjustable height table must be clear before you buy one. You must be clear about whether you want to use it for multitasking and for multiple users or not. This will help you in selecting a really useful item.
Ideally, the length of the coffee table should be about two-thirds of the length of the sofa, while its height should be the same as that of the sofa seat height, or two inches below this level. Today, this type of coffee tables are available with glass tops, marble tops, metal, and wood tops. Usually, hardwood tables are preferred over any other type as they are lightweight and more durable.
For some people, buying this useful piece of furniture for their house is a fashion statement. They prefer adjustable height coffee tables over other as they provide extra storage space and are, as the name indicates, adjustable to increase or decrease height. This feature greatly increases its functionality and makes it extremely convenient to use.
- You can use this table to eat food; you can always adjust its height so that you sit in a comfortable position. You don't have to lean out to reach for the food. If there are many guests in the house, this table can easily double as an extra dining table.
- When working on a laptop, you can keep it on this table, if you are tired of keeping it on your lap or you want to move about while doing the task.
- Kids can use it as a study table and even for playing all their addictive board games. It is not too big and can be easily moved to any room which makes it easy for parents can keep an eye on their kids.
- Different things like newspapers, magazines, books and CDs can be stored in the storage space provided by this type of tables.
While buying any adjustable height coffee table, ensure that it has a safety lock for the lift top. Without it, there is always a chance that the lift top might come crashing down which can result in damage to your valuable property for instance laptop. Some of these tables also provide multiple position lift tops, thus, offers more functionality to number of user and makes life more convenient. Some of these tables are pie-shaped which makes them suitable as corner tables. They are available with drawers and inbuilt racks and are useful for those looking for more storage space. Adding castors to the coffee table means, you can now move the table to any part of the house without lifting it.
Thus, lift top coffee tables are available in a wide range of features and functionality. It is versatile which makes it a great home improvement furniture and allows the user a very personal space to work at. You can access websites such as eBay, Alibaba, WalMart to browse the products available and identify the coffee table fulfilling your requirements. If you are a DIY enthusiast then you can save a considerable amount of money.