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What are they?
They are a type of entryway table that is typically placed against a wall. They are often made of solid mango wood and can be quite useful in terms of both function and style. A solid mango wood console table with drawers offers very useful storage space, keeping the hallway clutter free. Dark mango wood console tables have increased in popularity as thry offer a luxurious look, or you may go for a more nordic style by choosing a light oakish finish. Our collection of mango console tables offers a big range of styles from reclaimed indian style to urban industrial mango consoles, with a storage drawer or with the versatility to function as a dressing table or slim desk. As an entryway table, they can provide a place to put keys, mail, or other items. Another common use for console tables is as a behind-the-sofa table. This is especially common in smaller homes or apartments where space is at a premium. Console tables can also be used in other areas of the home, such as in the bedroom as a dressing table or even in the bathroom. No matter where they are used, this truly versatile piece will add both function and style to any space. Coming in a wide range of style options from mid century to urban industrial, boho to contemporary hand painted, a solid mango wood console table will bring extra style to your home.
What to put on an entryway table?
This is an item of home decor that can find itself in a variety of spaces. It is often placed in an entryway or hallway, where it can be used to hold a variety of items, such as keys, mail, or a vase of flowers or even the landline phone. These slim tables can also be used in other rooms of the house, such as the living room or bedroom as a dressing table. You might ask what style console table to go for. Whether to choose light mango wood or perhaps a deeper dakota dark mango colour, a hand carved console or maybe the simplicity of nordic oslo light mango? Use your choice of console table in the home office as a desk, or put behind the sofa as a great spot for photos and objets. The more simple nordic style or mid-century style work really well in this situation. No matter how it is used, a console table is a great way to add both style and function to your home décor.
How tall should an entryway table be?
Consoles come in such a range of sizes there is sure to be one that suits your needs. The key is to keep it in proportion to the space where you’re intending to use it. As a versatile piece of home furniture,
particularly in natural solid mango wood, you’ll find your table can be used in many spaces around the home. The best approach is to get your tape measure and measure the size of the space and consider access issues to ensure it slots right in. You’ll have a new table top area to use as a display unit, bringing handmade Indian furniture quality to your home.
Can you use them as a desk?
Think of it as a slim, versatile piece of furniture that can be used for a variety of purposes. One of the most popular uses for a console table is as a writing desk. The slim silhouette and small footprint make it perfect for use in a small space, and the surface is large enough to accommodate a laptop or writing paper. Often customers will be looking for furniture sets and these consoles often do come with other elements in the range such as matching desks, bedsides and a media unit. When it comes to bedroom furniture, they can also be used as dressing tables where the surface can be used to hold makeup and other beauty products, and the drawers can be used to store jewellery and other items, giving valuable extra bedroom storage space. Whether you use it as a desk, dressing table, or simply as an accent piece, a console table is a versatile addition to any home. With many finishes from carved mango to mid-century or industrial style, you can use these pieces to achieve exactly the look you want.
Where is the best place to buy them?
Perhaps you're searching for some mango furniture to use as an entryway table, or maybe you need an extra surface in your living room. Not that we're biased but if you're in the United Kingdom, whatever your needs, malletandplane.com has a great selection of handmade solid mango wood console tables to choose from. And because all of our tables are made from real wood, you can be confident that they will last for years to come. Whether you like the rustic oak look or prefer the hand painted look, you’ll find the perfect option right here.