Glass top dining tables with a wood base can go with almost any sort of decor. Thanks for the detail your table looks nice I was looking online for ideas to put a glass top on my dining table I am considering using 3 M double sided transparent tape on the edges to avoid having any gap between glass and the wood and to give the glass and wood some separation.
Were looking to somehow attach the glass to the wood without making a mess of the trunk and also without being able to see where its attached.
Attach glass table top to wood. Discussion in Carpenters Talk started by jackgriffiths Sep 15 2012. When you have the glass cut to the specific size you need you attach little felt circles under the corners and then set the glass on top. The weight of the glass will keep it in place.
I would like this top to sit directly on four wood supports. Your best options are Silicone sealant. It will be a similar situation to this table on a furniture website.
In this video I show you how I attach table tops to bases. My table surface is not so precious and I am planning to keep something plastic or rubber or cloth underneath. Usually when you add glass for a table top it is just set on top.
Wood comes in so many different colors shapes and configurations theres no limit to the variety of ways it can be used. Wood will expand and shrink with changes in humidity moisture. How to Protect Wood Table with Glass Top admin June 9 2014 2014-06-09T0305190000 2020-04-08T1534300000 Glass Table Tops How Tos No Comments Over time a wood table can become damaged from everyday use.
What is the best way to anchor the glass top to the supports. Cant use silycon as it needs to be removed. I am building an end table which will have a round glass top 36 diameter.
I have made a nail tech table for a customer it is painted white but needs a glass top attaching for extra protection. You can add it to an existing dining table coffee table or any other kind of tables in addition you can make your own table from an old door a crate or a pallet and simply put a glass top. Hi Julie what a cool piece.
I use a woodworking method s. The glass top is always showing fingerprints food and liquids get underneath the edges of the glass and it always looks dirty. The clear plastic ones go nice for putting glass over a metal frame table.
If the glass is set into wood the brown felt ones actually seem to blend in better. The glass top can also be added in order to protect the wooden table underneath. I made a log table and now Im trying to put a glass top as you can see in the picture.
The issue is that the glass top is not sticking to the log. Glass on Top of Wood Table. I tried various things such as clear adhesive bumper pads etc from Lowes but nothing is working.
The trunk has wooden panels so without the glass it would be useless as a table. Wood and glass have differential thermal expansion coefficients. The bond is not strong enough and I have two seven years old who keep bumping into the table.
Glass can also come in many shapes colors clear or frosted that beautifully blend with wood. Detailed Video on how I build a table top and the clever way I attach it to the base without using any screws of metal hardware. Your best bet for a long lasting bond between the two is a flexible adhesive.
What is the lease visible way to do this. The clear plastic ones always look like snot or glue or something got under the glass. With a couple of quick routed grooves and table buttons you can easily secure the table top wit.
How to attach a glass table top to wood. The seller included a glass table top that just lays on top of the trunk. Once thats done if you want to add spacers between the glass and the wood you can Thanks a lot.