If there is one thing that a house would always need, it’s enough storage space. Especially if you have a small flat or unit, it’s going to be quite a struggle. We’re not just talking about something where you can put all your clutter. You will always want something that can match your home decor.
Lift-top coffee tables are functional and can be an accent in your living room too. The additional hidden storage space, wherever it may be, is a lifesaver, especially if you have a small apartment or place.
The best lift top coffee tables can showcase some of your collectibles. And of course, it’s a lovely nook where you can serve coffee to your friends. It would look beautiful in your reading niche by the corner. Keep scrolling to see our recommended lift-top coffee tables for 2020.
Our Recommended Lift Top Coffee Tables
Our lift top coffee table review has some of the most innovative and lovely pieces of furniture.
|Signature Design by Ashley Carlyle||46.2 x 26 x 18.8 inches||Veneer, engineered wood, and wood||118 lbs.||1 year limited|
|Mainstay Full Extending and Storage||18.9 x 38 x 17.9 inches||Wood||75 lbs.||1 year limited|
|TANGKULA Coffee Table||41 x 19.5 x 19-24.5 inches||Solid wood, metal, and chipboard||53.5 lbs.||1 year|
|SUPER DEAL Pop-Up Storage Cocktail Table||17 x 20 x 39 inches||Particleboard with melamine veneer||120 lbs.||30 days|
|BHG Rustic Gray||43.1 x 23.4 x 18 inches||Engineered wood||76 lbs.||1 year limited|
|Steve Silver Company Crestline||30 x 48 x 19.5 inches||Hardwood and ash veneer||86 lbs.||1 year|
|Carson Forge Cherry||43 x 19 x 19 inches||Pressed board and veneer||74 lbs.||5 years|
|Logan Cherry||18 x 48 x 26 inches||Hardwood, cherry, and basswood veneers||107.5 lbs.||1 year|
|WLIVE Wood Coffee Table||42.9 x 25.6 x 27.1 inches||Particle wood and metal||65.1 lbs.||1 year|
|Casart Coffee Table||41 x 19.5 x 19-24.5 inches||Metal, chipboard and solid wood||101 lbs.||1 year limited|
1. Signature Design by Ashley Carlyle
The Carlyle lift top table consists of side and front drawers. It also has a beautiful raised top where you can showcase some collectibles, and of course, serve coffee.
This lift tabletop furniture features a deep brown, almost black color. It’s a sleek and deep color that looks spot on. The cabinets are spacious enough and offer additional storage.
You can get ample storage from the four drawers. You can easily lift the top via a spring top mechanism. It reveals a hidden room inside where you can maybe put some blankets or throw pillows.
This Ashley Furniture Signature Design coffee table has caster wheels for easy moving. The drawer knobs are polished nickel tone, completing the contemporary look of this lovely coffee table.
The height of the tale is also perfect for working on a laptop or computer so that you can use your coffee table in three ways. It’s fully assembled, so all you need to do is decide on where to place it. And, there it is, a perfect accent in your living room or home office.
2. Mainstay Full Extending and Storage
This Mainstay coffee table comes semi-assembled- you have to attach the legs. You can fully extend the top mechanism if you want more access to the hidden storage inside.
This rectangular shaped coffee table can also be a workstation. It’s also available in Sonoma Oak finish.
This coffee table is very affordable- perfect for those with small spaces that have just moved into the city. Or perhaps a student in a dorm with a lot of items to organize in a small area.
3. TANGKULA Coffee Table with Lift-up Top
This coffee table is a combination of wood, metal, and chipboard, and it offers a lot of storage space. It has a fully extended top, adding more functionality so you can use it as a workstation too. It can be in your living room, home office, or even bedroom. Its walnut finish exudes a simple yet timeless piece of furniture.
You can adjust the lift top table from 19 to 24.5 inches. So it relatively can accommodate people of all shapes and sizes. You can work on your laptop comfortably since it’s quite sturdy.
It offers a ton of storage space, too, having three divided open storage. You may use this for organizing your books and magazines, or maybe use the open shelves to showcase some of your collectibles. It also features hidden storage where you can organize all your accessories and clutter.
This Tangkula lift top coffee table also has a stable wood foot to make it quite sturdy and durable.
4. SUPER DEAL Pop-Up Storage Cocktail Table
This lift top and storage cocktail table has a more modern style. Its sleek crossed iron base, crafted from lacquer and melamine veneer finish, has a minimalistic style. It looks quite stable and sturdy too. This table’s pop-up top reveals a hidden storage space. There’s more to this than its hidden storage- it has open shelves below also. This table gives so much ample space to offer: keep away your DVD collection and cozy blanket for movie night.
The maximum load capacity of this lift-top coffee table is 121 lbs. So, you can feel free to load anything you like.
The distressed finish accents the metal hinges beautifully, for a striking, floating top look. It’s quite an interesting look.
5. BHG Rustic Gray
This charming coffee table in the rustic gray finish is quite functional. It features a combination of open and closed storage. You can find one free room on the bottom shelf. The top can be lifted and moved forward to transition a workstation. It reveals a spacious hidden compartment and storage space inside.
The open bottom shelf is excellent storage for your magazines and books. Your guests can conveniently grab something to read while waiting for you. The hidden room, on the other hand, is built for the stuff that you want to keep hidden from the public.
This coffee table lift top is quite heavy and sturdy; the lift system doesn’t wobble. It’s quite stable, so it’s a perfect place to work on your laptop while you enjoy a cup of coffee.
This coffee table in rustic gray indeed combines style and function. It can add more charm to your space. It can also serve as a living room decor.
6. Steve Silver Company Crestline
This stunning coffee table is hardwood and ash veneer, so it has a lovely finish. Steve Silver Company Crestline looks well put together and elegant.
You can lift the top to reveal hidden storage space. The top table is at an ideal height for eating while watching TV. It’s also very convenient to work with a laptop. It features two storage spaces underneath the top lift at the corner. It has an empty hollow space in the middle where the spring mechanism is attached.
This sleek lift up the top coffee table has lovely intricate molding at the sides. The extended top lifts to serve as a dining table or a workstation. This coffee table also has an additional open shelf at the bottom. It’s quite spacious and large enough to organize all your magazines and books, as proven by the product dimensions.
It comes with four caster wheels that make this piece of furniture easy to move around. But you also have an option not to use it, should it become too shaky.
7. Carson Forge Cherry
This cozy looking coffee table is pressed-wood and veneer. This Carson Forge Lift Top is one of the few eco-friendly furniture. It’s also UV resistant and made from non-toxic materials while the cherry finish gives it a subtle traditional look.
The extended top reveals one storage space. It also has additional two open shelves at the bottom, with dividers for more versatility and with the bottom shelf accommodating heavier items. It has a rather solid base, too.
This coffee table in Cherry is eco-friendly, so if you’re in the green revolution, this coffee table won’t be to blame for deforestation. It also looks more expensive than it is, making a great accent in your living room. Even your guests won’t guess how much it actually costs.
8. Logan Cherry
This luxurious coffee table of solid wood can last for some time. Logan Lift Top Coffee Table in Cherry is a lift fop table that reveals hidden storage inside, but with an open compartment at the bottom. Underneath the open shelf is another storage space: a mounted drawer for storage, complete with knobs.
This coffee table has a load of storage space for its size. It also comes with four caster wheels, making moving this heavy furniture possible. The oak finish looks stunning in your living room. It’s a piece of statement on its own- a lovely decor.
The top is quite sturdy too. So you can use it as a workstation. It can confidently accommodate more substantial items.
9. WLIVE Wood Coffee Table
This coffee table boasts of a unique style — the top lifts forward then transitions into a comfortable working station. You can also enjoy homemade popcorn while watching your favorite flicks.
The metal and wood construction makes this piece of furniture look modern and industrial.
It has an efficient gas spring lift support to lift the top seamlessly. The steady stretch lets you enjoy working on the tabletop without any wobbling or crashing.
The hidden compartment is decent enough to store some of your clutter away. Also, the left side features a sliding storage drawer that reveals another secret compartment.
It’s got a unique style and functionality and it’s for those looking for something more than just a regular coffee table.
10. Casart Coffee Table
This coffee table has quite a stunning classical design. Made with high-quality wood, it has textured patterns that look timeless. It fits very well in a large living room or your office.
The lift top of this rectangle coffee table has an adjustable height, having a range of 19-24.5 inches so that it can cater to more people. Underneath the lift top is a spacious compartment where you can organize your accessories and clutter at the same time.
You will find three open storages at the bottom: a divider separates each one. It’s a perfect way to showcase some plants, your favorite books, and some collectibles too. The legs have an intricately carved design.
With a lot of compartments, you don’t have any choice but to be organized. The abundant storage space of the Casart Coffee Table Lift Top Wood Home Living coffee table is a classic design.
It’s an additional storage space, a centerpiece, and a nook where you can enjoy your favorite cup of joe.
Factors To Consider When Buying a Top Lift Table
A lift top coffee table is one functional and versatile piece of furniture. It’s a must-have, especially if you’re trying to save space. And if you want to get organized, but your clutter won’t let you. The hidden storage and lift tabletop are innovative features of this modern furniture.
Buying the best lift top table can be a puzzle. With so many pieces, how do you find the correct missing part of the problem?
Our buying guide will help you spot the coffee lift top table of your dreams.
Here are some factors that you should consider.
Existing furniture in your home
Coffee tables with lift up tops come in a variety of designs. There are a lot of options: you can go timeless, rustic, vintage, or modern industrial. Coffee tables with an oak finish lend a more rustic vibe. Often, you would want to match it with the interiors of your home.
It’s also essential to identify if you’re going to use it on carpeted floors. Lift-top tables with caster wheels can provide more mobility on carpeted floors. But if you intend to place it on hardwood floors, make sure it won’t cause scratches or dents. You can look for protective pads, so your floor surfaces are free from harm.
Are you going to use your coffee tables with lift top storage solely for storage? Are you looking to use the extended top as a workstation? Or, do you want a nook where you can serve coffee for your guests?
Look for more storage compartments if getting organized is your goal. Look for a sturdy and durable lift top coffee table that can accommodate more massive objects if you’re going to use it as a workstation. And for the latter, you have more liberty! Often, you need to consider the shape and the size of the table if the storage space isn’t that big of a deal.
No matter how much you love a classic, rectangular coffee table, if your small living room cannot accommodate it, you need to look into lift tops. So, the square area is a significant factor to consider when buying a coffee table.
If you have limited space, go for the compact ones. There are lovely home living room modern lift top storage coffee tables that are compact but still offer a ton of storage space.
Coffee tables with hidden storage are ideal in small apartments or a dorm. You can get all your clutter organized in one compact furniture.
Are you looking for solid wood? Or a table that’s eco-friendly and nontoxic?
Solid wood is relatively more durable. And if you have kids, a coffee table that’s nontoxic is an excellent choice.
The finishing also dictates if a coffee table is easy to clean. If that’s what you’re after, look for stain-resistant ones.
A coffee table with lift top storage is a must in every household. If you have friends coming over, you always talk things over coffee. Having a decent coffee table is something that you would want for your home. Even better if there’s concealed storage in it.
As an interior designer, I like my home well-furnished, at the same time, classy and beautiful. I always take my time to pick out which items make it into my house, because I want something that would last a long time. I’m meticulous, that’s why I’m a great help to anyone struggling to choose.