Have you been eyeing your current kitchen table? Does the look throw off the current vibe of the room? Do you have slips of paper under one of the legs to even it out? Perhaps you're still eating at the plastic foldout table you've had since college. Whatever state your kitchen table is in, it may be time to invest in a new one.
A Growing Family
Do you feel crowded around your kitchen table? If so, it might be time to invest in a new one. Overcrowding at the table can turn dinner into a stressful situation. A beautiful new table gives everyone their own space.
Poor Fitting Furniture
A high-top may have been stylish in your 20's, but now your kids have to clamber up bar-height chairs in order to eat. King Arthur's table looked pretty cool in your grand dining room, but now that you've downsized you need to squeeze around it in order to clear the plates. A table that fits the dimensions of the room is as important as a table that seats everyone in your family.
Some damage you can repair yourself. Minor cosmetic imperfections are often easily restored, or they might add a bit of character. However, if the wood is warped and uneven there isn't much you can do to fix it. Additionally, if you have damaged legs or it doesn't sit straight any longer, you can only glue or shim it so many times before you need a more permanent solution.
Kitchen tables can last a lifetime. However, some design styles do not. If you purchased a table with a very specific look, it can instantly date your kitchen. To breathe new life into the room, consider buying a new table.
If you love your current kitchen table by all means keep it. A beautiful kitchen table can last a lifetime, Plus, with the ability to strip paint colors and add new stains you can always revitalize it. However, if you're ready for a change, Salt Creek Home Furniture is here to help. Stop by any of the locations or contact us today.