A step by step guide to safely purchasing an epoxy resin table online.

Custom Epoxy Tables: What to Consider Before Buying

Section 1:  Introduction

Epoxy resin has become increasingly popular in the furniture industry in recent years, particularly for creating stunning and unique custom epoxy tables. These tables are made by mixing epoxy resin and hardener together to create a durable, glass-like finish that can be poured over a variety of materials, such as wood, metal, or stone, to create a one-of-a-kind table. Custom epoxy tables can come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and colors, and are often used as centerpieces for dining rooms, conference rooms, and offices. The beauty of these tables lies in their ability to be customized to fit any decor style or personal preference.

In this article, we'll guide you through the process of purchasing a custom epoxy table. We'll cover everything from deciding what type of table is right for you, gathering the correct dimensions, finding the perfect supplier, protecting yourself, financing or purchasing, and making the purchase of an epoxy table confidently. Our goal is to help you make an informed decision when it comes to investing in a custom epoxy table that will last for years to come.

Section 2:  Your needs

When it comes to purchasing a custom epoxy table, it's important to consider what size, color, wood type, legs, and type of table you want. Knowing exactly what you want will make the purchasing process smoother for both you and the supplier, and increase the chances of satisfaction with the final product.

Size: Consider the size of the room where the table will be placed, as well as the number of people who will be using it. You'll want to ensure that the table is large enough to accommodate everyone comfortably. 

Color: Epoxy resin is available in a wide range of colors, from clear to opaque, metallic, and neon. Consider the color scheme of the room where the table will be placed, as well as your personal preferences.

Wood Type: Wood is often used as the base for epoxy tables. Popular choices include walnut, oak, and maple. Consider the durability and aesthetic appeal of each wood type, as well as how it will complement the color of the epoxy resin. 

Type of Table: Epoxy tables come in various styles, such as conference tables, dining tables, benches, TV stands, coffee tables, nightstands, and more. Consider what type of table you want and how it will fit into the overall design of the room.

Legs: The legs of an epoxy table can be made from a variety of materials, such as metal or wood. Consider the style and durability of the legs, as well as how they will complement the design of the table.

When deciding on the type of table you want, don't be afraid to use your imagination. Custom epoxy tables can be made to fit almost any design or function you can think of. Whether you want a rustic dining table, a modern coffee table, or a unique conference table, your supplier can bring your vision to life.

Once you have a clear idea of what you want, communicate your needs clearly to your supplier. The more precise your request, the easier it will be for the supplier to create a table that meets your specifications.

In conclusion, taking the time to consider what size, color, wood type, legs, and type of table you want will help you make an informed decision when purchasing a custom epoxy table. With a little imagination and clear communication with your supplier, you can create a one-of-a-kind piece of furniture that meets your unique needs and style.


Section 3: The Hunt for Your Table


Looking for the perfect custom epoxy table can be a bit of a hunt, but don't worry, you've got this! As a shopper, you know how to track down the best deals and find exactly what you need. Here are some tips to help you find a good epoxy table supplier:


  1. Look for Clear Policies: A good supplier should have a clear shipping and delivery policy, as well as a clearly stated return policy. You should also look for reviews and check if they offer financing options and purchase protection.
  2. Check for Discounts: Take the time to look around the supplier's site for any discounts or promotions. You can also reach out and see if there are any promotions going on.
  3. Use a Search Engine: The best way to search for suppliers is through any popular search engine. Once you have found a website that checks off your list, it's time to contact them.
  4. Contact the Supplier: When contacting the supplier, make sure to provide all the information you gathered from step one. Most good companies will get back to you within 24-48 hours to discuss your needs and provide a final quote in as little as 24-36 hours.
  5. Keep in Touch: Most good companies will send you photo updates and messages throughout the entire process of production, keeping you informed about your custom epoxy table every step of the way.


When choosing a supplier, make sure to trust your instincts. If something feels off or you have any doubts, don't be afraid to move on to the next supplier. The goal is to find a supplier that is not only reliable and professional but also understands your needs and can create a custom epoxy table that meets your unique specifications.


In conclusion, finding the right supplier is a key step in the process of purchasing a custom epoxy table. By looking for clear policies, checking for discounts, using a search engine, contacting the supplier, and keeping in touch, you can ensure that you find a reliable and professional supplier who can bring your vision to life. So, put on your mom hat, and let's get started on finding that perfect custom epoxy table!


Section 4:  The Purchase


Congratulations! You have made it to the final step of the purchase process for your custom epoxy table. Now it's time to decide on how to pay for it. You can either purchase it outright or finance it. If you decide to finance, it's essential to look for trustworthy financing options such as Affirm. Make sure the company you are financing from is trustworthy and reliable.


Another thing to consider is purchase protection. If the website you are purchasing from does not offer purchase protection, you can look into Mulberry Purchase protection. They offer protection on most purchases for a fee.


Before making your final purchase, it's important to reevaluate the supplier you are buying from. Custom epoxy tables are a great opportunity to support small artisans around the world. It may be beneficial to avoid large box office stores and opt for small businesses. However, regardless of the size of the business, you should still follow previous steps to ensure reliability and quality.



Section 5:  The Wait 


Custom epoxy tables are more than just furniture. They are works of art that require time, skill, and multiple steps to complete. Each step of the process takes time, from the design phase to the final stages of finishing. So, it's essential to be patient and allow the artisan the time they need to create your perfect table.


Moreover, epoxy tables are large and heavy, which can make shipping expensive and complicated. It's important to understand that the time to make these tables can take anywhere from 1-4 weeks, and the shipping process can take an additional 2-3 weeks in many cases. But don't worry, the wait is always worth it!


Remember, when you purchase a custom epoxy table, you are investing in a one-of-a-kind piece that will last a lifetime. The wait may seem long, but the end result is worth it. Once your table arrives, you will be amazed at the quality, craftsmanship, and beauty of the final product. So, sit back, relax, and enjoy the anticipation of receiving your brand new custom epoxy table.


Section 6:  The Results 


Congratulations, you have now received your brand new custom epoxy table! As with any large package, it's important to inspect the package thoroughly before removing the product. Once the package is inspected, carefully remove the product and inspect it for any damage or defects. While most suppliers do not offer returns on custom-made products, if there are any damages, make sure to take photo evidence and inform your supplier within 24 hours of delivery.


In most cases, some basic assembly may be required, such as attaching legs to the table. However, after that is completed, you can sit back and enjoy the luxury and beauty of your new epoxy table. These tables are true works of art and are sure to make a statement in any home. In fact, in our experience, every customer who has ordered a table from us has been more impressed with the final product in person than in the images they saw online.


So, sit back and enjoy your new custom epoxy table, knowing that it was made with care and attention to detail. We hope that it will bring you joy and serve as a beautiful centerpiece in your home for years to come.


Thank you for taking the time to read this guide on purchasing a custom epoxy table. We hope it has been helpful in your decision-making process. Remember, the key to finding the perfect table for you is to consider your needs, research suppliers, and be patient during the production process. And once your table is delivered, be sure to inspect it thoroughly and let your supplier know if there are any issues. 


At Earthly Comfort Home, we take pride in our craftsmanship and quality, and we are happy to offer a 5% discount to our readers with the code "epoxy5". We hope you will choose us for your next custom epoxy table purchase, and we look forward to providing you with a beautiful, one-of-a-kind piece that will add character and style to your home.

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