Glass coffee tables are a stylish and sophisticated addition to any living room. They can also be found in hotel lobbies, bars and restaurants. They come in various shapes and sizes, not to mention prices. You can find low cost coffee tables that will not break the bank, and on the other end of the spectrum, you can find high end designer glass tables. It all depends on how much you are willing to spend and what kind of look you are going for. More often than none, glass tables add a contemporary feel to a room. However, they can also be well placed in a more traditional or classic setting. Again, it depends on the look and feel you are going for in your chosen room.
A glass coffee table can be very useful in the home because they can be used in various rooms. You are not simply restricted to using them only in the living room. They can also be used in the dining room, bedroom and hallway, depending on the size of your property. They can be used as a decorative piece, almost like a centrepiece. They can also be used as a functional piece, you can place both drinks and snacks on your table, as well as ornaments. One other useful feature of a glass table, is that it is relatively easy to clean.
Types of Glass Table
There are a number of styles when it comes to glass coffee tables. If you prefer something more modern you can opt for contemporary glass coffee tables. You might be restricted in terms of space so in which case you would go for small glass coffee tables. If you want something a little bit different then you might just chose oval glass coffee tables. Once again, it all depends on your personal preference.
Modern Glass Coffee Tables
Modern tables usually have a very a sleek, simple and highly sophisticated design. This kind of table is well placed in a contemporary, minimalistic house or apartment. You can purchase a good quality modern table on Amazon or eBay for around $100 to $500. Of course the top end of this price range caters for people who are looking for something designer. You can also get used products on Amazon and eBay, in which case you could slice a large chunk off this price range.
Small Glass Coffee Table
If you have minimal space a small table would be ideal for you, you can find something like this by searching through an online furniture store. You could also peruse eBay and Amazon, you should expect to pay between $80 and $200 for something of a relatively good quality.
Oval Glass Coffee Table
Oval glass tables can add a quirky, sleek dimension to your living room. You can also purchase these from Amazon or eBay. Just browse through the search pages and see what they have to offer. You should expect to pay in the region of $100 to $400 for this type of glass coffee table.
When it comes to maintenance glass tables are easy to take care of. Cleaning them does not really need harsh chemicals. In fact it is better not to use harsh chemicals on glass. You can clean your glass table using a vinegar and warm water solution. Instead of using a soft cloth, try using newspaper to create a gleaming, smear free shine on your glass coffee table.