Pool Table Room Sizes

Pool Table Room Sizes Guide

If you’re thinking about buying a pool table or if you already have one in pieces. Please consider the dimensions of the room where you want it installed.

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Many people don’t consider this very important question when purchasing a pool table for their home, will it fit in the room?

We have listed the approximate pool table room sizes to help you decide which room to have it installed. Keep in mind, that this guide was put together considering you use a standard 58” cue stick.

Also, you have to consider the furniture already in the room or furniture you plan to purchase in the near future. This this will definitely affect the playing experience.

For instance, if your pool table is already setup and you acquire a new piece of furniture, it is necessary to disassemble the pool table completely in order to move it even if it is just a few inches.

Our team of trained pool table movers has been taking care of pool table moves, installations and repairs for quite a few years, so we can definitely help you verify if the pool table you’re interested in will fit in the room, please measure the room dimensions, you may also use the chart we have put together for your convenience.

The dimensions of your game room will determine the size of a pool table you can purchase so that you can enjoy a comfortable playing experience. If you’re interested in a used pool table, make sure you ask the seller for the pool table dimensions.

The measurements we need specifically are the playing surface dimensions. This is the true size of the pool table and it helps to figure out the appropriate pool table room size and also the right cut of pool table cloth in case you need to have the pool table refelting service taking care of during the setup.

Why it’s important to know the pool table sizes and game room dimensions?

If the pool table turns out to be a different size this could really complicate the job for the pool table installers because the table may not fit in the room and also the cut of felt may not cover the entire table.

In most cases, this will change the price of the service, whether it is a pool table setup, installation or a complete move. The industry norm is supplied, pre-cut pool table felt for the refelting service.

If an 8-foot table is expected to be serviced and we encounter a 9-foot table then we may not even have the correct cloth size to finish your job which could also incur additional trip charges.

Please be aware that sometimes there is a pool table repair that may not have been noticed at the time of the purchase and it is noticed once the pool table is in pieces.

In most cases, we can take care of the repair during the same appointment if it’s not something major, however, if other materials that we were not aware are needed we will have to come back for a second appointment. Pool table room sizes are important for a successful job and it’s super handy to know when checking the pool table size you can get.

Pool Table Sizes & Pool Table Room Sizes Chart

Measure from tip of bumper to tip of bumper across the width of your pool table to find your table size.

You can find the pool table room sizes required by determining what size your pool table is. This is especially important when calling for pricing, refelting or moving because this will change the pricing on both services.

  • 7′ x 3 ½’ – 7 foot pool table needs roughly 17′ x 13½’
  • 8′ x 4′ – 8 foot pool table needs roughly 18′ x 14′
  • 9′ x 4 ½’ – 9 foot pool table needs roughly 19′ X 14½’

Further reading: Professional pool table setup — Pool table repair

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