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Yearly Archives: 2014

Chrome Three Tier Pool Table

0 Posted by Pool Table King on July 19, 2014
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Sleek and Shiny Billiard Table We just finished up this eight foot custom pool table in Irvine, California. The triple tiered chrome base is an incredibly solid base to support the three piece, one inch backed slate. The dark cherry stain on the solid maple top rails adds a bit of warmth to the slick […]

Modern Wooden Dining Pool Table

0 Posted by Pool Table King on July 13, 2014
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Custom James Perse Style Our client was looking for a dining pool table combination that matched the design feel of the custom cabinetry. He provided us with a stain sample and decided the James Perse (and the no longer produced Wooden Series Aramith Fusion) inspired look was the perfect fit for his custom Rancho Mirage, […]

Custom Carved Leg Dining Pool Table

1 Posted by Pool Table King on July 6, 2014
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Black Stained Maple with Matching Dining Top Sometimes finding the perfect pool table is tough. You look at numerous manufacturers, models and styles and nothing seems to fit. But, don’t give up. You can design your own custom billiard table to fit your style and space. Our customer was looking for a dining-pool table conversion, […]

Green for Google

0 Posted by Pool Table King on June 30, 2014
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Creative Common Area with Pool Table Tech companies are known for creative common spaces for their employees, and Google is no exception. We recently installed this American made Addison Pool Table in their new Irvine, California office. The black finish is simple yet modern. The aluminum trim adds a little retro vibe and works well with […]

Mammoth Pool Table

1 Posted by Pool Table King on June 23, 2014
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Pool Table Replacement Due To Water Damage Back in 2003, I installed a pool table for an Orange County family in their Yorba Linda, California home. Ten years later, the table made its way to Mammoth Lakes, California, where it sat for months waiting to be reassembled. During this hiatus, the home had massive flooding […]

Have Wheels, Will Travel

0 Posted by Pool Table King on June 17, 2014
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Moveable Pool Table We recently received a phone call requesting service on this this two year old Addison pool table in a Corona, California clubhouse. Someone had moved the three piece slate pool table without dismantling, broke one of the blind aprons and totally messed up the level. The clubhouse is often used for large events and the pool […]

Black Topped Olhausen

1 Posted by Pool Table King on June 9, 2014
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Black Felt, Black Pockets We just finished this Olhausen pool table setup in Pomona, California. The black billiard cloth is a non-traditional choice, but pairs perfectly with the black leather pockets. We stock black, along with twenty plus other colors of pool table felt. You are sure to find a color to match your decor […]

Custom Bullet Rail Sights

0 Posted by Rory on June 2, 2014
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Unique Addition to Pool Table Rails This seven foot San Carlos with panel legs found a home in Fullerton, California this week. The deep espresso stain with bankers gray felt look modern and look great against the hardwood floors. While this stain and color combination isn’t uncommon, the homeowners chose custom bullet rail sights to […]

Pool Table Cover Saves the Day

0 Posted by Pool Table King on May 28, 2014
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Outdoor Billiard Table is Under Cover We just delivered an Addison pool table to another outdoor location. These Rancho Santa Margarita, California residents wanted extra protection from the elements and opted for a longer-than-standard drop on their fitted cover. Most outdoor pool tables we deal with are under a covered patio, but some, like this […]

Outdoor Pool Table

0 Posted by Pool Table King on May 20, 2014
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Billiard Table Under Covered Patio This American Made 8′ Addison is a great option for an outside spot. A covered patio in Garden Grove, California is home to a new slate billiard table by the C.L. Bailey company. Metal feet and heavy duty exterior paired with a high quality fitted cover (not shown) will help […]

Accessory Drawer Pool Table

0 Posted by Pool Table King on May 16, 2014
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A Place to Put It All There are many nice cue stands and wall racks available to store your billiard accessories, but they aren’t your only options. This Yorba Linda, California  homeowner chose to add an accessory drawer to his eight foot custom pool table. Burgundy cloth keeps the look classic and is a nice […]

Modern Pool Table in San Diego

0 Posted by Pool Table King on May 12, 2014
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Steel Frame Modern Billiard Table This San Diego, California family had their eye on the clean lines of the FusionTable for many months. With the new construction on the house nearly complete, we took a little drive south to setup the dining/pool table. The powder coated steel is idea for the salty air of this beachfront […]

Navy Blue in Newport

0 Posted by Pool Table King on May 5, 2014
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Custom Post Leg Pool Table We just installed this 8′ custom billiard pool table in Newport Beach, California. The dark stain on maple pairs nicely with the classy navy blue felt. The solid wood frame features post leg design with decorative corbels and straight lines. The three piece, one inch slate is honed for perfect […]

Custom Billiard Table with Drawer

1 Posted by Pool Table King on May 2, 2014
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Pool Table Storage Drawer This custom 8′ pool table was just delivered to a home in Corona del Mar, CA. This game room is still partially under construction, but when it is finished the billiard table will be the main attraction. It features solid maple wood construction and the rope trim adds a hint elegance to the masculine […]

Lake Forest Elayna

0 Posted by Pool Table King on April 30, 2014
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Seven Foot Solid Wood Pool Table Sizing down to a seven foot doesn’t mean you have to skimp on quality. Check out this 7′ C.L. Bailey Elayna pool table that we just delivered to Lake Forest, California. Solid wood, three piece one inch backed slate, all-leather pockets, premium K66 cushion rubber, and high quality (purple) felt, […]

Vitalie Fits In

0 Posted by Pool Table King on April 26, 2014
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Pool Tables for Tight Spaces We recently setup this 7′ Peter Vitalie billiard table in Orange, California. The homeowners cleared out space for their pool table, which had been in storage for a few years. When we went to pick up the pieces from the storage unit, we noticed that their pool table was a […]

Brunswick Moves Next Door

0 Posted by Rory on April 22, 2014
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Moving a Pool Table Next Door These Los Alamitos, California neighbors struck a deal and an eight foot Brunswick found itself a home next door. Although the houses were next to each other, we still had to completely disassemble the three piece billiard table to get it from the first home into the second. It […]

Antique Monarch Into Pieces

0 Posted by Pool Table King on April 18, 2014
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Brunswick Balke Collender Moves Out This antique 9′ billiard table from 1875 was recently disassembled as the Corona del Mar, California residence is prepared for sale. The nearly 140 year old table will be sent to auction in Los Angeles. Antique pool table rails are different than modern ones. They bolt through the side into […]

Contemporary Seven Foot Pool Table

0 Posted by Rory on April 12, 2014
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7′ Del Sol is a Perfect Fit Sometimes sizing down works better than squeezing it in. This Ladera Ranch, CA family placed a custom Connelly Del Sol in their former formal dining room. This is a common solution here in SoCal. With updated kitchens allowing for more seating and plenty of dining al fresco, many […]

Earthquake Damages Pool Table

0 Posted by Pool Table King on April 7, 2014
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Legs Can’t Handle the Shake On March 28, an earthquake rumbled through Southern California. The 5.1 tremor caused a fair bit of damage to a handful of homes near the epicenter. In nearby Brea, California, one pool table took a big jump. This 30 year old, one piece slate Delta billiard table moved about 4 […]

American Heritage Setup

0 Posted by Rory on April 4, 2014
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Pool Table Out of Storage This 8′ pool table was stored locally in a storage unit for a few years while the owners searched for a new home. They finally found the right home and contacted us to bring it out of storage and set it up in their Orange, California home. This American Heritage […]

Stickley Inspired Pool Table

0 Posted by Pool Table King on March 30, 2014
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Arts and Crafts Style Billiard Table Here are a few photos of a solid maple, Stickley inspired custom pool table in Laguna Hills, California. This 8′ three piece slate billiard table had the timeless craftsman style owner was looking for. It is not only beautiful, but has incredibly strong construction. Simple, leather bucket pockets peek […]

Custom Aluminum Tiered Pool Table

0 Posted by Pool Table King on March 26, 2014
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Custom Contemporary Billiard Table Check out this American Made contemporary pool table we just delivered and installed in Huntington Beach, California. This family was looking for a unique, modern pool table for their costal home. They chose an aluminum covered wood base (perfect for salty air exposure) and deeply stained oak top rails provide contrast. […]

Gameroom Remodel

0 Posted by Rory on March 22, 2014
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New Floors, New Cloth, New Pockets, and More A couple months back, we broke down this Olhausen Cavalier pool table so the homeowners could lay down new hardwood floors. We left the pool table in pieces stored in the nearby garage until needed again. We returned to the Orange Park Acres, California home to reassemble […]

Donating Your Pool Table

0 Posted by Rory on March 19, 2014
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Long Beach Boys and Girls Club Pool Table Donation A nice family in Long Beach, California had gotten about 15 wonderful years of play out of their Olhausen pool table. However, they found they weren’t using it as much and made the decision to donate it to their local Boys and Girls Club. We moved the […]

Cochise with Drawer Goes to L.A.

0 Posted by Pool Table King on March 15, 2014
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Access to this Los Angeles gameroom wasn’t the easiest, but we got it in safely. Because the three 1.25 inch slates on this 9′ Connelly Cochise weigh about 300 pounds each, the trek to the back of the house was a bit of a struggle. The two-toned solid wood frame with drawer weighs about 250 […]

Pool Table with Dining Top and Ping Pong

0 Posted by Rory on March 12, 2014
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Dining Top and Ping Pong Top We just delivered this gorgeous Connelly Coronado to a home in Huntingon Beach, California. The worsted spruce tournament cloth looks awesome with the rich Mill Creek stain on maple. The carved legs add a special touch of style to the pool table. A couple of add-on features make this […]

Make Room for Baby

0 Posted by Rory on March 7, 2014
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Moving Pool Table for Baby Shower They say in never rains in Southern California, so our Huntington Beach client planned a baby shower to be held out on her back patio. But, the weatherman called for some rain. A lot of rain. She made the call and we were able to squeeze in the first […]

Alicante Disassemble

0 Posted by Pool Table King on March 4, 2014
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Pool Table Breakdown Sometimes all you need is a little disassemble to get you on your way. This Huntington Beach, California resident needed us to dismantle his 7 year old Fischer Alicante. It was still in the same place we set it up when it was new, but now it needed to be dismantled to […]

Beachy Blue Pool Table

0 Posted by Rory on February 28, 2014
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Whitewashed Pool Table – Beach Look This Artisan Billiard table was recently setup in a Huntington Beach, California home. The homeowners choose a easy on the eyes cadet blue color for their new felt. We also installed new (special-order) white wash pockets to match the pool table better than the old brown pockets. A pool […]