Pool table room sizes based on pool table dimensions
We have listed approximate pool table room sizes for you to take into consideration and help when buying a pool table. Many people don’t consider this very important question when purchasing a pool table for their home, will it fit in the room? This is of extreme importance since it affects the size of the pool table you can get so that you enjoy a good playing experience.
We have been taking care of professional pool table moves for quite a few years, 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, you may also use the chart we have put together for your convenience below. Also, you can give us a call if you have any questions.
The dimensions of the room where you plan to have your pool table setup will determine which pool table sizes will give you comfortable playing experience. If you’re interested in a use pool table be sure to ask the seller the pool table dimensions, specifically the playing surface area, this is the true size of the pool table and it helps to figure out the appropriate pool table room size and also the right cut of felt in case you need the pool table recovering done as well.
Why it’s important to know the pool table dimensions and pool table room sizes?
If the pool table dimensions were not properly taken and it turns out to be a bigger table, the move will call for either more muscle or different specialty tools depending on the table itself. In most cases, this will change the price of the service.
We need to make sure that the pool table will properly fit in the room and also the cut of felt will cover the entire table. Sometimes the job may be postponed if the pool table size or game room dimensions are not properly given. Our expert pool table movers will need these particular details regarding the table and pool table room size so that the job can be accomplished in a professional manner.
The industry norm is supplied, pre-cut billiard cloth for pool table refelting. 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 room sizes are important for a successful job and it’s super handy to know when checking the pool table size you can get.
Pool Table Room 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 the pricing of either a complete move or a pool table refelting service because this will change the pricing on both services.