How to choose the glass table for kitchen

A table with a glass top makes the kitchen spacier and lighter
A table with a glass top makes the kitchen spacier and lighter
The table with the glass top in the interior is not only beautiful but also practical. The glass table for the kitchen allows expanding the space of a small kitchen, to make an impressive design and to make the more lightness and transparency in the room.

Besides, this furniture is solid, the damage that can occur with wooden products won’t happen with the glass table tops. This table can become a central element of the room. So, how to choose a glass table correctly?
A glass table top with the flower print
A glass table top with the flower print
If you don’t want to see your kitchen table as a place for collecting fingerprints of all family members and guests, choose a table with an opaque surface. It can be tinted in white and other shades. It isn’t necessary to wipe often the surface of the table. Moreover, it hides the legs of people who are sitting at the table. Sometimes the shelf is added to the table. It increases functionality, reduces transparency and decorates the table if you draw a picture on it or make it a different color.
The kitchen table with a tinted glass top
The kitchen table with a tinted glass top
Being sure of the safety of the table top is vital. So, when buying a table, you need to ensure that the material is of high quality. There should be no scratches, cracks or blisters on the glass. The edges of the table tops should be perfectly polished. If children live in the house, then it is worth choosing a table with rounded corners to avoid injuries. Besides, when buying the table, you should check the fastening strength of the table legs. They mustn’t be removable. Recommended table top thickness is 10 mm or more.

The best shape of the table top is selected based according to the size of the kitchen. A large table of any form is suitable for a spacious kitchen or dining rooms.

If you have a tiny or narrow kitchen, use a rectangular shape. You can lean the square table with one side against the wall. It will save space. It is also possible to place a round table in a small kitchen, but you need to take into account the functionality of the kitchen.
An example of the table with glass top and wooden base
An example of the table with glass top and wooden base
If the room is decorated with wood, then the best option would be to choose a table with a wooden base. If the kitchen is created in minimalism and high-tech, the chrome legs and frames will allow the table to harmonize with the overall style. For example, the Art Nouveau-style table with curved legs will look fantastic.