If you love casino gambling and you are eager to host poker games at your home place, then you will want to offer your friends a great poker playing experience. In this respect you have two options: either you purchase a ready made table that is professionally designed for this purpose or you can choose purchasing a tabletop that you will have to lay over the table that is designated to serve this purpose.

Here we will discuss about some useful things to take into account when you decide to purchase the poker set that includes tabletop, chips, and chip racks for an in-home poker experience:

  • One thing that you should be on the lookout for is the quality of the table top. There are different types of layouts when it comes to the texture of the printing. It is important that you know how to make the difference between a poorly printed layout and one that is of quality.

    If the layout looks like it is painted on the fabric, it means that it will easily wear out in a short period of time. In this case, you may want to take a look at the printing quality of the layout. If you look around you may find customized layouts that have the poker features simply embroidered on the fabric. They may cost a little bit more, but at least you know that they will last for longer time.

  • Is there the need to use chip racks? If you use them along with your poker friends, then you need to pay attention on the material they are made from. Many of them are made from plastic and are as such more prone to easily crack. You may want to look for the solid ones that are made of wood instead.
  • Last but not least, make sure that you know which of the tables in your home will be designated to serve as poker table. Why? Because you will have to purchase the size of the table top in accordance to the size of your home table. Many poker hosts seem to overlook this aspect and they end up purchasing either a smaller table top or a larger one.