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The extendable dining table: a practical piece of furniture for both small and large spaces

The dining table is one of the most important pieces of furniture in any home. Indeed, it's a gathering place for family meals, dinners with friends and game nights.

However, finding the right dining table for your space can be a challenge, especially if you only have a small area.

That's where the extendable dining table comes in.

The extendable dining table: a real Swiss Army knife!

An extendable dining table can be enlarged to accommodate more people, or reduced in size to save space.

It's often used in small dining rooms where there isn't enough room for a large table all the time.

It is also useful in larger dining rooms, for dinners and parties, when you need a little extra space.

How does an extendable dining table work?

extendable white design dining table in solid wood with 2 extensions

Extendable dining tables operate on different principles. Some tables have separate movable panels, which can be added or removed to enlarge or reduce the table.

Others have table sections that can be folded or unfolded to enlarge the table surface. Some extendable dining tables even feature a sliding shelf system that allows you to move the ends of the table to make it larger or smaller.

At Mon Petit Meuble Français, we've chosen the most practical, stylish and technical solution, with extension leaves folded under the tabletop so you don't have to carry the extension leaves with each extension. The metal runners come from Germany and are of excellent quality, so you'll be able to use them for many years to come.

Why choose an extendable dining table?

  1. Save space: if you've got a small space, an extendable dining table is the ideal space-saving solution. You can make it bigger when you need it, and smaller when you don't.

  2. Flexibility: with an extendable dining table, you can accommodate more people when you're entertaining guests or hosting a large party. You don't need to buy a bigger table for those special occasions.

  3. Economical: buying an extendable dining table can be more economical than buying two separate tables (one small and one large). It's also a more environmentally-friendly option, as you won't need to discard one of the tables when it becomes too small or too large.

  4. Design: extendable dining tables are available in a wide variety of styles and finishes to suit any décor. You'll find modern, traditional, rustic and much more.

Key criteria to consider when choosing an extendable dining table

  1. Table size: the first thing to consider is table size, of course. It's important to measure the space available in your dining room to determine the maximum size you can accommodate. Make sure, too, that the table can be enlarged to accommodate all your guests. Table style: the choice of style depends on your personal preferences and the décor of your dining room. You can choose from a wide variety of styles, such as modern, traditional, rustic, industrial, etc. Table material: extendable dining tables are available in a wide variety of materials, including wood, glass, metal, marble and concrete. The material you choose will depend on your personal style and the durability you're looking for. Ease of use: the extendable dining table's ease of use is also important. Check that the extension mechanisms are easy to use and handle, so you can extend and reduce the table in complete safety. The quality of the table: the quality of the table is important to ensure its durability. Check the finishes, joints and quality of materials to make sure you're buying a solid, durable table. Table price: finally, price is an important factor to consider. Extendable dining tables can be quite expensive, so it's important to determine your budget in advance and choose a table that fits your budget.

Extendable wooden dining tables: many benefits!

extendable round design dining table in solid wood

  1. Durable and hard-wearing: wood is a durable, hard-wearing material that can withstand intense daily use. With proper care, a wooden table can last for decades.

  2. Aesthetically appealing: extendable wooden dining tables are aesthetically appealing. Natural wood adds a touch of warmth and comfort to the room, while different wood finishes and textures allow you to create different styles of decor.

  3. Flexibility: wood is a versatile material that can be used to create different extendable table designs. You can find extendable wooden tables in different styles and sizes to suit your specific needs.

  4. Easy care: maintaining an extendable wooden table is relatively simple. You can clean it with a damp cloth and mild soap. If the table becomes stained or scratched, it can easily be repaired or sanded back to its original appearance.

  5. Eco-friendly: extendable wooden tables are often made from wood from sustainable sources, making them an eco-friendly choice for your home.

And what is the meaning of crafthanded furniture made in the French regions ?

table à manger extensible made in france

  1. Manufacturing quality: extendable dining tables made in France are designed and manufactured with great attention to detail and quality. French craftsmen are renowned for their know-how and expertise in making high-quality furniture.

  2. Choice of materials: extendable tables made in France are crafted from high-quality materials such as solid wood. In fact, French manufacturers use quality materials to ensure that their tables are durable and highly resistant to wear and tear.

  3. Compliance with safety standards: extendable dining tables made in France comply with stringent French and European safety standards to guarantee the safety of workers and users alike.

  4. Durability: extendable dining tables made in France are built to last. French products focus on quality and longevity to minimize their environmental and economic impact.

  5. Support for the local economy: buying an extendable dining table made in France supports the local economy and local artisans.

It's important to note that extendable dining tables made in France are more expensive than tables produced in other countries. This is due to the quality of the materials used, as well as higher wages and production costs in France.

At Mon Petit Meuble Français, the price also includes a 3-year commercial warranty and the fact that the tables are already fully assembled in the workshop.

When you buy a Made in France extendable table, you can be sure of acquiring a high-quality, durable product, manufactured with care and expertise.



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