Applying a round glass top dining table in the dining room will make us get a look that is elegant, graceful, and dazzling. In addition, round dining table with glass on top of that we apply will give a modern look to the overall look of the dining room. As for the bottom of the table, we can apply the various types of material options ranging from wood, metal, or other. Many of the homeowners who choose to apply the wood on the bottom of the table because the wood is considered more robust and strong to withstand the glass which is on the top.
When we decided to implement a round dining table with glass on top, then there are some things we need to consider. (1) Type – select the type of high quality glass is keys to the success of the overall appearance of the dining room. Choose a table made of tempered glass because it is stronger and more secure when compared with other types of glass. For thickness, choose a glass with a thickness of 1/2 inch or 3/8 inch. (2) Safety – glass table tops can have a weight that varies depending on the thickness and size. Some even very heavy so it should make some adults to lift or move it. So the glass is not easy to slide freely from it place, then we will need the security applied to the round dining table like glue, bolts, or any other security. With the seat around a round dining table, then we will not get a glass that is easy to shift and endanger the safety of those around the table. (3) Features – whatever form that we apply to the table using the glass at the top, make sure that every corner of the table has been refined so that none of the side that have sharp edges and endanger the safety of other family members.
Advantages of applying a round glass top dining table, among others:
(1) when the size of our dining room is small, the presence of this dining table will make the room look larger.
(2) the treatment table is easier than other types of tables. We just need a glass cleaner and a dry cloth to clean it.
In addition to having several advantages, round glass top table has some disadvantages as follows:
(1) fast counter dirty even a finger print will be directly visible when we put a hand on it. This makes us have to frequently clean the table.
(2) the table is very heavy and will be a bit more difficult for us if we want to change the position.
(3) glass table is very susceptible to cracks and chips.