When you’re pressed for space in the dining room or any other room in which you plan to put the dining table, there is a simple available to you. An extending dining table can fit into a smaller room taking up only a minimum of space when it is only needed for a small gathering and then, when required for larger occasions, it may be extended to seat the entire party.
The extending dining tables available give you the opportunity to place a large dining table into a small apartment or a room that is required for other functions apart from dining and do so with a range of different looks and designs.
The tables themselves may operate in a number of different ways. Some contain the extendable section of table underneath the shorter version and, when required, may be simply pulled into place by tugging on either end of the table. Other tables have a separate section that can be brought in and dropped into the gap after unlatching either end and pulling them apart.
An extending dining table may be as simple as a drop leaf table that can convert from two to four people or a much larger oak table that starts out reasonably large and ends up huge. You may have a small square dining table that can be extended out into a larger rectangle, or a circular dining table that can be extended to a long oval shape. In all cases, the extending dining table proves that it is possible to get the best of both worlds, even if it is only in the dining room.
Here are a few extending dining tables that are available for sale with more information about each.
Regal Teak Double Extension Dining Table
Time Remaining: 7h 25m
Buy It Now for only: $1,839.99
Drexel Heritage Hampshire Collection Dining Extension Table with 2 Leaves
Time Remaining: 7h 56m
Buy It Now for only: $895.50
Vintage Country French Oak Parquetry Refectory Extension Dining Banquet Table
Time Remaining: 8h 27m
Buy It Now for only: $2,425.50
East West Furniture POT SBR TP Oval Dining Table with 18 Inch Extension Butte
Time Remaining: 8h 36m
Buy It Now for only: $456.60
FLIP TOP EXTENSION DINING TABLE by BUYING AND DESIGN SPA ITALY
Time Remaining: 9h 3m
Buy It Now for only: $1,249.00
Regal Teak Extension Dining Table
Time Remaining: 9h 49m
Buy It Now for only: $1,259.99
One of the considerations you are going to have to make when you buy an extending dining table is that when the table is not extended it will only need the minimum number of chairs placed around it. At this point there is going to have to be a place where the extra chairs can be stored wile they are not in use. They can then be brought out when the dining table is converted into its extended configuration.
Having an extendable dining table in your home allows you to adapt quickly to unexpected guests with a minimum of fuss. The usual configurations that you will see are 4 seater dining tables that can be extended to seat six to eight, or six seater dining tables that can be extended to seat 8 or, in some cases up to 12 people.
Whether you live in an apartment and are pressed for space or you live in a large house but only require a small dining table apart from occasional gatherings, an extending dining table is a valuable piece of furniture for the versatility it gives you.