Proper pool table room sizes guide for your next pool table installation
We have put together the proper measurements of the pool table sizes and the pool table room dimensions. Our expert pool table installers have been in the pool table service industry for quite a few years and we have moved and installed countless pool tables.
We know how important pool table room sizes are in order for you to have an optimal experience when you play. Many people don’t consider this very important question when purchasing a pool table for their home, will it fit in the room?
You want to make sure that when you call us you know the size of the table, for an 8-foot table for example pricing for service or repair will be set, should the pool table installer arrive to the job and find that an 8-foot table is really a 9-foot table it could really complicate the job and in most cases will change the price of a move job.
Why it is important to know the pool table dimensions and game room measurements?
If an 8-foot table is expected to be serviced and we encounter a 9-foot table then we may not even have the correct cloth size to finish your job which could also incur additional trip charges.
Pool table size is important for a successful job and it’s super handy to know when checking the pool table room size in your home. Especially when we need to take off the pool table recovering in new felt since the industry norm is supplied, pre-cut billiard felt.
Also, it is important to know the size of the pool table because if there are any stairs involved in the moving, we may need to take the extra muscle to move the pool table.
In this scenario, pool table room sizes are also very important because we need to know how many people we need to take to properly maneuver the pool table inside your house.
Pool table room sizes and pool table dimensions chart
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 proper pool table room size required for optimal play by first measuring the pool table dimensions of your table.
This is especially important when calling for pricing, refelting or moving because this will change the pricing for either one of the services.
If you need help or if you are ready to schedule your appointment for the service of your pool table. Please go ahead and call us!
Proper pool table setup with level
Just a few of the benefits of having a table inside your home by the Salem Pool Table Movers
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!