A pool or billiards table is often the centerpiece of every man cave. They cost a pretty dime but can entertain your friends for long periods of time. Pool is also a very easy game to play buy a very hard game to master.

3 Ways to Move a Pool Table (DIY and Professional Options)

Those who have moved a pool table know how difficult a task it is. It's not a simple case of getting two tough guys to take it from one place to the next. The...
Pool Accessory Checklist

Essential Pool and Billiards Accessory Checklist

Playing pool is just like any other sport - if you want to play your best you need some quality billiards accessories and equipment. Besides the table, the cue stick, and a place to...
Billiards Cue Case

Soft vs Hard Pool Cue Case: Which is Better for you?

If you play enough pool to invest in your own cue, a quality pool cue case is the logical accessory to protect your prized cue stick. Carrying a cue around with no case is...
Billiards Etiquette

How to Practice Proper Pool Etiquette

It doesn't matter if you are playing pool or billiards at a bar, in a tournament or at home, proper pool etiquette is something everyone should know and practice. It may not be something...
Billiards Cue

How to Choose the Right Pool Cue Stick

New players to the game of pool and billiards often wonder, how do I choose a cue stick? What kind should I use? What's a good weight? Do I need my own stick? Are...
Pool Terminology

Pool Terminology Explained: Simply

Pool Terminology is a term used to explain all the jargon and slang that is part of the pool and billiards world. Like any sport, there are certain objects and actions that are unique...
Continuous Pool

How to Get Better at Straight Pool

Straight Pool is another popular pocket billiards game in the US. It is also called 14.1 Continuous Pool. While this game was once the most popular of pool games, its popularity has diminished somewhat with...
One Pocket Pool

How to Get Better at One Pocket Pool

One Pocket Pool might be called a thinking man's game. It's not a game for beginners as there is definitely more defensive strategy involved here than in many other games of pool. Often times a...
Cutthroat Pool

How to Get Better at Cutthroat Pool

Cutthroat is a fun, three person pool game. It also goes by several other names, two of which are Elimination or Screwyerbuddy. This is a game that has been known to end friendships, so...
Nine Ball Pool

How to Get Better at 9-Ball Pool

9-ball is another pool game that gets played in a lot of tournament and bars. This game uses only 10 balls - 1 through 9 and the cue ball. The balls are racked in a...
Eight Ball Pool

How to Get Better at 8-Ball Pool

Many games have been invented around a pool table but my all-time favorite game has to be 8-ball. I guess this is natural since the majority of my pool playing has been in bars....

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...
Snooker Pool Cue Construction

Understanding Pool Cue Construction and Why it Matters to your Game

How your pool cue is constructed can be a major factor when trying to improve your game. Not all pool cues are made the same. Pool cue construction has changed drastically over the years. Today’s...
Billiard Table Level

How to Level a Pool Table (All Options Explained)

Pool is a game that attracts all kinds of players and can provide a focal point to an evening of fun. Concentration, skill, and perception are all important in a game of pool, and...
How to Hold Billiard Cue

How to Hold a Pool Cue: Everything You Need to Know

Before you can impress anyone with your skills in a pool game, getting the basics down, like how to hold a pool cue is crucial. Most new players make the simple mistake of grasping...

Best Pool Table for 2021

All work and no play makes jack a dull boy. The importance of this proverb cannot be stressed enough. We all need some recreation time to rejuvenate our mind, catch up with buddies, and...

Best Pool Cue Reviews for 2021

The Pool Cue... the most important piece of equipment when it comes to playing a great game of pool so much so, that the cue alone can determine how well or how bad you...

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...
Billiard Table Cost

How Much Does a Pool Table Cost?

A pool table is a major investment, not only because of the cost, but also because of the space they occupy. They are a great way to socialize and to have a bit of...
Billiard Table Levelers

FlatJax Pool Table Levelers Review

Every so often a product comes along that truly solves a problem... How do you level a pool table quickly and easily? And for a bonus… how do you level a table without repeatedly lifting...