Transparent Addition to Your Home: Glass Coffee Table
Furniture always plays a great role in any house. When people move to a new place, they try to decorate everything in a special way, choosing colors, forms and style. Many young people prefer to furnish an apartment using modern elements. One of such contemporary things became modern glass coffee tables.
Glass came into fashion in 1960’s when a new artistic approach took its place. Old-fashioned wood tables started to lose their positions those years, though nowadays all furniture styles still find their own fans.
Advantages of glass as a furniture material
- Glass tables have a clean and smooth surface in comparison with sturdy and bulky wood tables.
- It goes very well with metal, chrome or wood elements used as legs or a foundation.
- Glass tables have a futuristic appearance and always look timeless.
- This material is solid, moreover it is save thanks to a tempered glass usage.
- It is very easy to take care of a glass table, it always looks neat and transparent.
- If you choose a glass table for a big family with small children, then you would better buy a table made of a tempered glass. In comparison with an annealed glass, this one breaks into small rounded pieces when an accident happens. Usually there is a special label saying what kind of material is used.
Size and shape
The shape of a glass table differs from square to round and oval. If you want to decorate a sleeping room with an airy table, then you would rather choose a small round one. For a large lounge in a house you can prefer a bigger square glass table. So each member of your family can find his own place.
A lot of designers also suggest very extraordinary shapes of glass tables except typical ones. In furniture shops you can find tables with curve designs, where a comfortable shelf looks like a graceful wave. Here you can store your newspapers and magazines, remote controls or a cell phone. These tables will match not only a living room, but also any office and reception space. They create a stylish atmosphere and become the center of everybody’s attention.
The modernistic look of a glass table will never go out of fashion. It is always so light and invisible, widening space around even in a small room. You never do wrong buying a glass table for coffee parties with your friends. This place will be a special one in your house to spend a free time relaxing on a sofa nearby. A huge range of high tech illuminating glass tables will bring an additional fascinating show effect.