Prepare the Room
The room is the most important factor that you should consider when moving your pool table to your new house. You should make sure that your new apartment has an extra room with enough space where you will place the pool table. Also, make sure that the room does not have any kind of carpet as it will be very difficult to level the table on carpet especially thicker ones. This will make the game more fair and fun.
Prepare moving toolkit
When planning to move your pool table without the help of a professional you should make sure that you gather the necessary equipment for the task. You need to get: staple remover, socket wrench, screwdriver, drill, and thick moving blankets.
Hire a moving van
Depending on the size of your table you will be required to get a moving truck from a truck rental center. You will have different rental centers to choose from when moving the pool table
Measure staircases and doorways
It will be a good idea to measure staircases and doorways where you will pass through. This will help you to determine how you will maneuver the table and its parts through the house. Also, remember to open the doors and protect your walls and floor before you begin to move.
Take the pool table apart
To move your pool table with ease you will need to disassemble it. This way it will be very easy for you to maneuver through stairwells and doorways. Moving the table as one can lead to serious damages to the table and also put you with your helpers to risk. Take the pool table apart carefully and pack all the parts.You can consider labeling the parts
Reassemble your pool table
Getting the table together again can be a bit difficult but it is just the opposite of separating it. You will start by assembling the legs and the frame. Remember to assemble it while its upside down. After assembling the pool table you will need to apply beeswax to the screw holes and seams. Use a paint scraper to smoothen any wrinkles.
By following these steps it will be easier for you to move a pool table without the help of a professional.
Why should you prefer to get professional mover?
If you don’t have experience in moving this kind of item then you should think of getting a professional for help. This is because the item is a bit fragile and you can easily damage it or even injure yourself. The task can also be daunting than you thought. Getting local pool table movers will be the best idea