If the space is small or pint_sized, it will make economic sense to buy a large coffee table with adequate storage facilities and equipped with drawers and shelves which can be used for storing lot of items. This will eliminate the need for buying small furniture like magazine tables, end tables, dining table etc. which could clutter the room. If the accent is on durability and elegance, Oak Coffee tables are perfect. Apart from Oak, Pine, mahogany, teak wooden tables are also available with multiple size, shapes and patterns. Whatever espresso table you select, it should meet the overall purpose, function and objective of your plan without compromising on the style and decor of the room. Exercise due diligence and prudence in choosing!
Dimensions of Occasional Tables _ It is open to debate which is the more important: the look and feel of your occasional tables or their dimensions. Perhaps dimensions are irrelevant if you find a superb coffee table that matches your furniture perfectly. Maybe that superb_looking end table is ideal for your sofa or armchairs. Forget their sizes _ they look great so let's buy them! Is that so? First you must consider the purpose of these occasional tables, for that is what they are generally known as _ occasional tables _ tables that will be used on occasion, or at least that is one explanation for their name. What if the end table is way below the height of the arm of your armchair? Would you feel comfortable stretching down to get a cup or glass?