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Pool Ball Set

How Many Balls are in a Pool Set?

Pool, billiards and snooker are all popular games. Even though they are all often played on the same table, there are differences in the types of balls included in each set.A pool ball set...
Table Soccer

How Much Space do you Need for a Foosball Table?

Foosball is a great game to play and should be in every man cave. It’s an easy game to pick up and keeps all your friends entertained. But before you jump in and make...
Soundproofing Sound Insulation

Sound Isolation Ideas for your Man Cave

When you have blasting music you want to keep inside your man cave, or you have sound you want to keep out from the rest of your house, sound isolation is very important, and...
Ping Pong Table

How Much Space do you Need for Table Tennis?

Table Tennis or Ping Pong has gained a resurgence in popularity in recent years. It’s a game that just about everyone can play. Before you go lash out and buy a table, what room...

How Much Space do you Need for an Air Hockey Table?

Planning what games you want in your man cave is the fun part. What’s not fun is buying a table game only to find that it doesn’t fit in your desired space. Air Hockey...
Tips for cleaning your pool cue

Pool Cue Maintenance: Tips for Looking After Your Cue

Once you own a pool table, it's usually not long before you end up buying a pool cue upwards of $100, so it’s imperative that you look after your investment, not only to keep...
Beer Pong

Quick Beer Pong Rules for Beginners

If there is one game that should be in every man cave, it’s Beer Pong. A great game to play with friends and of course beer! But before you start bouncing away those ping...

Quick Air Hockey Rules For Beginners

It’s the cool clinking sound that a wobbly air hockey puck makes when it drops into the goal that is the essence of what a games room or man cave is. Listening to the...

Dartboard Measurements & Setup: Get It Right for Your Dartboard

The humble dartboard is hands-down one of the most practical and accessible additions to any man cave. With its classic aesthetic, dartboards add a touch of decorative appeal on top of the opportunity for...

Pool Tables on Carpet: The Complete Guide on What You Can and Can’t Do

Do you have carpet in your man cave or game room and want to buy a pool table? Or perhaps you already have a pool table and want to know what your options are...

How to Get Better at Pinball

Ah yes, classic pinball. As one of the most popular games of our generation, pinball might be an ever present aspect of some of your fondest memories. So it really wasn’t a debate when...

How to Get Better at Air Hockey

Air Hockey is a fast-paced, action-packed game that offers lots of fun whether playing casually or competitively. It brings lots of excitement especially when playing with friends or family.However, playing air hockey is not...

How to Get Better at Pool

Pool requires a lot of practice to get good at and like many other indoor games, pool is a mental game involving geometric calculations and the use of some principles of classical mechanics. Every...

How to Get Better at Foosball

Playing foosball often seems easy and pretty straightforward. However, like real soccer, foosball is a mental game and requires skill. You can spend hours hammering the ball when playing games with your friends and...

How to Buy a Pinball Machine: Everything you Need to Know

So you’ve thought about buying a pinball machine for your man cave but don’t know where to look or what to look for? A pinball can be a great entertainer and look for your...

10 Easy Dart Games to Play with Friends

Darts is probably the most popular game that is played among friends. While it can be a very series or social game, it definitely appeals to all ages and skill levels. Over the years,...

Top 10 Man Cave Design Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

I’ve built and designed many man caves over the years. Some, I’ve been able to use my expertise right from the start of the build, while others I’ve only been involved at the very...

How much space do you need for a Pool Table?

Pool and billiard tables exist in many different sizes… from small 6 foot pub tables all the way to full size 9, 10 & 12 foot tables. In order to work out what is...

How to Get Better at Darts

Like any other sport, darts is a game that requires skills, and there are no shortcuts to mastering it without constant practice on your part. Whether you are a beginner, an intermediate player or...

Slate vs Wood Pool Tables: All the differences you need to know

A pool table is essential to every man cave but the without a doubt the biggest decision you need to make is whether to buy a slate or wood table. Underneath the felt of...