People buy their furniture dining room table pads to protect against various forms of damage. Dining room table Table pads protect furniture from nicks and scratches, from water and heat damage. All dining room table do a good job with the first two. Nicks and scratches are prevented with almost any thickness of the coating, and water is prevented because the upper layers of the pads are made of a water-proof material. Protection against heat, however, is another matter.
Most dining room table pads are made with three basic layers – a vinyl top, a felt bottom, and an insulating layer in between. The thickness of the insulation determines the heat to protect your table wants. (more…)