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Pool Tips: Factors Affecting Sidespin

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When you apply sidespin or english to your cue ball, how the ball moves depends on multiple factors. Appreciating the impact these things have on the ball’s movement will help to make you a better pool player. When practicing your tip placement for improving sidespin, consider using a striped ball to verify positioning of your […]

Which Matters More to Your Pool Game: Tools vs. Techniques

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When trying to improve your pool game, which makes a more significant difference – tools or techniques. The question of tools vs techniques is an old one. However, the answer isn’t simply to say one or the other always helps you to improve more quickly. Tools vs Techniques: Tools Can Affect Technique Did you know […]

Unofficial Pool Rules No One Talks About

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Did you know that not all pool rules are codified in official sources? There are some pool rules that experienced players know that beginners may not be aware of. Before you play with others, check to see if you know all these unspoken etiquette rules of the game. Pool Etiquette for What to Do When […]

Types of Pool Rules and How They Impact Play

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Think you’re using official rules when you play? You may be playing with one organization’s rules that another group may not accept. While the World Pool Association (WPA) publishes the official rules of the game, there are other rules that professional groups use, such as the American Pool Association (APA), Cue Sports International (CSI), and […]

Is It Safe to Shop in Person?

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Is it safe to shop in person for goods for your home? There are still a few questions that you should ask yourself before going out. Check these off, and then go shopping for your home’s game room furniture, pool table, billiards accessories, and much more in the City of Industry at our showroom for […]

Tips for Home Entertaining Post-COVID

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The COVID-19 pandemic caused many people to postpone home entertaining and gatherings. However, now that more people are becoming vaccinated and starting to become more social, home entertaining will become more important than ever. However, many people may feel rusty in planning social get together in their homes after more than a year of avoiding […]

Pool Table Cloth Importance

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The pool table cloth does more than make the table look good. This piece of material is more important to your gameplay than you may appreciate. In fact, a worn cloth on the pool table’s surface could negatively impact the predictability of your ball’s movement, reducing the enjoyment of the game. Why Is Pool Table […]

Replace Bumpers and Pockets

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The bumpers and pockets on your pool table won’t last forever. Even if you don’t play regularly, you should still plan on having these components replaced. If you’re not certain if it’s time to replace bumpers and pockets on your pool table, look for the following indications of wear. Excessive Noise New rubber bumpers the […]

How Frequently Should You Repair Pool Cues?

Your pool cue is the tool that you use for play. The more often that you play pool, the more likely you will wear out the cue sooner rather than later. Planning to repair pool cues is a necessary part of owning these tools. However, you shouldn’t get them repaired more often than necessary. Find […]

Top Three Reasons to Visit the A&C Billiards and Barstools Game Room Store in California

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While we have many loyal shoppers online, many of our customers don’t know that we have an in-person store in the City of Industry, California. Our game room store offers a more customized shopping experience with employees available to help shoppers find exactly what they need. Plus, visitors can see the gaming tables and furniture […]

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