drop-leaf table

The gatelegs don’t leave a lot of room for human legs under the table. (Fred Taylor photo)

Expanding tables grow to suit needs

In today’s contemporary dining room, whether in traditional styling or a more modern look, the usual centerpiece is the table. And that table usually is in a well-defined form that consists of two platforms joined in the center, supported by a series of legs or pedestals. The two platforms can then...