When attempting to move a pool table yourself, figuring out what to do is your initial issue. It will involve you completely dismantling the pool table and doing some heavy lifting with a couple of strong friends. You will then re-assemble it while getting it absolutely level. While you could possibly take on the job of moving a pool table with a couple of friends, you should consider hiring professionals. New Orleans Pool Table Movers has outstanding technicians who have moved each type of billiard table from complex ball return tables to simple furniture style tables. We have the professional experience to take it apart carefully, catalogue, and pack each integral part and then re-assemble the table in your new house.
Doing it by yourself can be an option. Being a handy, organized person, that has serious carpentry ability, some special tools, and have a few strong friends. Seriously, pool tables are really heavy. The main surface is made from rock. Also, keep in mind that taking it apart is more complicated than it looks. It is not a dining room table with a few legs to unscrew and leaves to take out. Removing the felt from the slate is a complicated process that may leave a person tearing their hair out. Putting it back on is as well. A pool table is presumably one of the most difficult objects that you could move. It’s heavy, bulky, wide, and surprisingly delicate.
The Do-It-Yourself method could have a dangerous affect to you and to the pool table. A common mistake of attempting to treat it like a dresser or hutch by calling several friends to help, and end up twisting it in all directions in order to fit in the doorway. Unfortunately, these actions often end up with an accidental injury to you or any of your friends, and you can damage the surface or even damage a component. If you are really interested in how to correctly move a pool table, the steps are below. Read carefully and thoroughly. New Orleans Pool Table Movers will direct you through this process.