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How to Tell if a Pool Table is Made of Slate: What You Need to Know

If you’re in the market for a new pool table, you might be wondering if a pool table is made of slate or not. Slate is a popular choice for most pool tables because it offers a perfectly flat surface and good rebound while you play pool. However, there are also some drawbacks to slate […]

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What is the Difference Between Pool, Billiards, and Snooker?

Do you want to learn what the difference is between pool and billiards and snooker? This guide is for beginners who are interested in learning more about these games. Pool and billiards are very similar sports, but there are some key differences. The main difference between pool and billiards is the size of the table. […]

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Where to Buy a Pool Table You’ll Be Happy With

Finding a pool table from a source with great prices and good options, in general, isn’t difficult. There are many sellers out there to consider. That way, when you figure out what you want, you’ll know where to procure it for the best deal possible. Below are some options for buying and tips to consider […]

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How to Move a Pool Table Without Taking it Apart

Moving a pool table is no easy task and if you plan on keeping it in one piece, it can be even more difficult. The good news is that much of the dangers and risks involved with moving a pool table in one piece can be avoided with a little care and preparation. To shed […]

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Guide On How to Soften Pool Table Bumpers

Pool table bumpers are often neglected when it comes to general maintenance. The average pool table owner won’t even realize the amount of wear and tear this part of the table can go through. It’s important to take action and ensure the damage does not spiral out of control. With that in mind, it’s time […]

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How to Level a Pool Table: A Simple Guide

Playing pool with friends is a joy most of the time. Unfortunately, playing pool on a table that isn’t completely level can be an exercise in frustration. If the pool table is not properly level, the balls will not roll in a predictable trajectory required for precision plays. The force of gravity pulling them to […]

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How to Disassemble a Pool Table in Six Steps

Do you need to take apart your pool table and aren’t sure where to begin? Instead of calling a professional to disassemble it, you can do it alone. Sure, the parts are heavy, but you can disassemble the pool table easily if you have the right tools. Furthermore, if you are planning on moving the […]

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Pool Basics – What Does Chalk Do in Pool?

Have you ever wondered why professional pool players rub chalk to the cue stick’s tip? Perhaps you play pool regularly but can’t seem to figure out what chalk does in pool? Well, chalking is an important part of pool, billiards, and snooker (see What is the Difference Between Pool, Billiards, and Snooker). Here’s all there […]

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Best Home Pool Table Brands for Any Budget

Playing pool at home is a popular game for people of all ages and walks of life. It can bring the whole family together and away from those excessively-used screens, can be a great way to spend a few hours with friends, and can even raise professional players. That being said, investing in a home […]

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