You helpful guide to Bar & Counter Height Pub Tables
How can I use a wrought iron bar table or counter table in my home?
Wrought iron pub tables--bar tables and counter height tables are great additions to any game or rec room. These cool tables, surrounded by bar stools or shorter counter height stools depending upon your pub table height choice, are in their element when placed near a home bar or pool table. We're also seeing them more and more in eat-in kitchens. With so many beautiful and varied designs available, you need not worry about finding a table fit into your style.
What sizes and shapes do a wrought iron bar tables and counter tables come in.
Round is the most popular shape for bar and counter tables, while some are square or rectangular.
- Round tops range from 30" to 42" in diameter with a few 48" options.
- Bar tables are generally 40" high when measuring from floor to table top.
- Counter tables are almost always 35" to 36" tall.
- Square counter height tables, often called pub tables, are usually 36" high and often 36" square.
What materials are your wrought iron bar tables and counter height tables made of?
First and foremost our counter and bar tables all have hand-forged iron bases. Their distinctive tops are fashioned from high quality materials depending upon your design choice and include:
- Old World Pine
How do I care for my wrought iron counter table or bar table?
Maintenance of our wrought iron bar tables and counter tables is easy. Simply wipe the base clean with a soft damp cloth and treat the table tops as you would any surface where food and beverages are served while considering any special needs of stone or metal.
Rules of Thumb for Pub Tables:
- Generally, pub tables are 40" to 42" tall (bar height) and 34" to 36" (counter height)
- For functionality, 10 to 12 inches should be allowed between the stool you will use and the pub table
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