Big Pockets Are Bad For Your Game

Tighter Pool Table Pockets Will Improve Your Game… Have you ever played a game of eight ball and wondered why all of the balls seemed to go in way too easy? Well maybe you’re just that good, but the pool players at Vantis in Aliso Viejo, CA are going to be taking their pool game … Read more

The Beast Heads East to the I.E.

How to Properly Move a Slate Pool Table… We were recently hired to move this pro eight foot Murrey pool table. When we arrived in Villa Park, CA to start dismantling this over-sized three piece slate pool table, I realized it wasn’t your average pool table. It was very unique due to the fact that … Read more

Olhausen Billiard Table Install

Newport Beach Billiard Install Here’s a recent Olhausen Billiard table we re-installed for our Newport Beach, CA client. The client has an eight foot three piece slate table setup in their two car garage. Most garage floors are pretty unlevel but this one was really bad. It took over three .25 inch shims under each … Read more

How to Make a 1000 Pound Billiard Table Disappear?

Antique Pool Table Disassembly… Our Fullerton, CA client was relocating to WA and wanted to be sure his 1000 pound antique Brunswick pool table would make the trip safely. We built three heavy duty crates to pack the pool table slate into for protection. The ball return system is pretty basic. It consisted of wooden … Read more

The Ultimate Man Cave

The Ultimate Man Cave… This eight foot Beach Mfg. pool table was the subject of previous blog post called “How Good Pool Tables Turn Bad”. Our clients had just moved from Texas to Coto de Caza, CA and the house came with this pool table. We disassembled the table and moved to the garage while … Read more

Antique BBC Stays in the Family

Brunswick-Balke-Collender Billiard Table Experts… This antique Brunswick pool table has been installed here in this Garden Grove, CA home for 40 years. As a child our client used to play on this old Brunswick whenever she’d visit Grandma and Grandpa’s house. So when she and her husband and their two sons recently moved from Orange, … Read more

What’s the Best Size Pool Cue?

What Size Pool Cue Is Best? So many of our clients are unaware of which size pool cue stick is best to use. Well the old rule of thumb states that you should have at least 57-58 inches of cue stick space between the walls and the nose of the pool table cushion. The nose … Read more

How to Safely Move Your Pool Table

How to Handle a Three Piece Slate Pool Table… When our Fullerton, CA clients decided on changing out their existing flooring in the entire house, they knew that their eight foot slate pool table would need to be handled carefully. If you’re ever in a situation like this just remember to handle your slate pool … Read more

Out of Round Balls vs. Unlevel Pool Table

OC’s Pool Table Experts to the Rescue… Have you ever rolled a ball slowly from side to side on your pool table? Does the ball drift towards the center of the playfield? If the pool table in question is a slate pool table then one of two things are possible. The first possible reason is … Read more

When Your Home Ceases Being Your Castle

Billiard Table Service Orange County… Slate pool tables are delicate and need to be handled very carefully. Take this full size Brunswick pool table we recently disassembled for our Anaheim Hills, CA client. The client was in the midst of a major remodel and was ready to start reconstruction of his former gameroom. This nine … Read more