Granite Table Designs . . . Iron Bases And Tops

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Granite table, bases and tops.  Who supplies them and how you get the best price for stone tables in your area.

Natural stone is a functional and durable furniture solution.  It works throughout your home, office and garden.

With an endless choice of colors and sizes, granite offers benefits not found in other furniture . . . scratch resistance, heat resistance, stain resistance, ability to withstand weather, and natural beauty.

Functionally, granite is the best choice of stone for furniture, rather than limestone or marble.

Whether you’re looking for granite tables – dining or kitchen – granite table bases, granite table tops, custom made granite tables or hand forged steel, you’ll find helpful information here.

Video instructions on how to seal granite tables.

How To Seal Granite Tables

How do you seal a granite table?  Do granite top tables need to be sealed? If you’re going to place food or drinks on your granite top table, you probably need to seal it.  Tables made of very dark stone or dense stone won’t need sealing, but lighter color tables, porous and less dense, will.

If you have a marble table or limestone table, you will definitely need to seal it.

Sealing a table is no different than sealing kitchen countertops.  Watch How To Seal Granite Tables video for complete instructions.  See Kitchen Tips for ideas to update the kitchen.

Granite Table Tops

A granite table top can be custom made from any kind of stone.  Tops can be purchased from pre-made inventory also.

Custom stone tables can be any size or shape. They are typically made by a granite fabricator.

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You decide the stone you want, the size you want, and the edge treatment you want.

Many times your table can be made from granite remnants which will save you money.

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You can expect to pay $30 to $50 per square foot for custom made granite table tops.

Stock or pre-made granite tables can be a cost effective way to get granite end tables or granite coffee tables.

A typical size round stone table might be 18 inches in diameter.  For granite dining tables and granite kitchen tables, you may need to visit a local fabricator to find one large enough.

Also, keep in mind that shipping large stone tables can be extremely expensive.

Consider that a 36 inch by 60 inch granite table can weigh 300 pounds.  Here are some ideas for granite table tops.

Onyx Table Click Here.

Marble Table Click Here

Limestone Tables Click Here

Granite Table Bases

So what do you put stone table tops on?  Granite table bases need careful consideration since they may have to support a lot of weight.

Wood bases can look very attractive but may not be sturdy enough to withstand the weight or even balance a  heavy stone top.

I have seen well build hardwood table bases that work great and perform great.

Steel or wrought iron bases often make ideal granite bases.  They are strong, heavy, and offer many design options.

Check out the resources below for granite furniture and table bases.

Granite tops combined with appropriate bases are both functional and beautiful.  They also offer a versatile design element for your home.

Here’s a large selection of granite bases to look at.

More handmade granite bases and stone tables

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Granite Top Pub Table

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