Saving Space with Drop leaf kitchen table
Drop leaf kitchen table is actually used long time ago, which then this furniture is considered as antique. In several decades, this antique was searched by people although it was very rare in the stores. But thanks to the market demand, drop leaf table set gains its old glory again and available at many stores. People hunt it down for its simplicity, usefulness, and, of course, beauty.
Since Drop leaf kitchen table has antique style, it is mostly made from woods, whichever kinds of good quality wood. As the design developed, people modify it with open drawers under the table. This way, you can put a basket and store things there. Although its name indicates its function in the kitchen, the usage of this table varies. You can use it for dinner, tea time, and also for serving dish during a party.
As its name say, Drop leaf kitchen table has side leaves that can be expanded. Usually, the original size of the table is twice or three times bigger than the folded table. You have some options too regarding the leaf: single or double drop leaf. The single leaf table has only one folded plank on it, while the double drop leaf can be expanded in both sides. The shape of the table varies too. The most common shapes are round, square, and rectangular. But people tend to choose the round one due to its traditional style. When the leaf is folded, the round table will be square table too.
To support the table, there are hinges or supporting leg for the leaf. People often find hinges more comfortable since it can be hidden under the leaf or table than the supporting leg. When the leaf is expanded, the supporting leg should be put on, to maintain its weight. Drop leaf kitchen table with supporting leg are very useful in case you use it to store heavy things. Meanwhile, the hinges have several choices of color too that can be matched with your room décor.
The most special benefit in having Drop leaf kitchen table is probably the saving space factor. If you are going to fully use the table, you can expand the leaf. Meanwhile, if it isn’t in use, fold it back and put the table in the original position. This way, you will make more space in the room. Due to its benefit, this drop leaf dining table can be put everywhere in your kitchen, whether in the middle, near the wall, or in the corner.