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  • March 30, 2015 Patrick McGarity

    Top 10 Pool Table Designs for 2015

    Home remodeling season is heating up and many home buyers have a pool table in mind for that nice finished basement or entertainment space.  In Maryland and Virginia Pool Tables are still the benchmark for family fun in upscale homes. ...

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  • November 5, 2014 Patrick McGarity

    Brunswick vs Olhausen Pool Tables part 2

    The most common question I receive on a daily basis from customers is still "who makes the better pool table Brunswick or Olhausen?"  I attempted to answer this question in my previous blog Olhausen vs Brunswick Pool Tables but since...

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  • May 21, 2014 Patrick McGarity

    Olhausen Nicholas Pool Table Installed

    We just completed a job for a design client in Northern Virginia involving a penthouse delivery of two Olhausen Nicholas Pool Tables.  The Nicholas is exclusive to Robbies Billiards Home & Patio and it looks stunning in this home when...

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  • February 28, 2014 Patrick McGarity

    Pool Table Reviews

    Over the years I have written pool table buyers guides from the perspective of a local family retailer in Maryland since 1954.  The pool table reviews include tables from Brunswick Billiards, Olhausen Billiards, and many other companies and are kept...

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  • January 30, 2014 Patrick McGarity

    How to fix a wet pool table

    Many of us are dealing with frozen water pipes this winter and the resulting damage to our homes.  One of the common casualties of this water damage is the pool table.  Here in Maryland the majority of home pool tables...

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  • November 19, 2012 Patrick McGarity

    Best Selling Pool Tables of 2012

     It has been a great year so far at Robbies with our new "Exclusive Lifetime Guarantee Program" combined with our premium vendors like Brunswick, Olhausen, and Legacy Billiards, especially in the Pool Table category.  Our Kensington Maryland "Design Center" draws...

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  • September 27, 2012 Patrick McGarity

    Best Pool Tables for Vacation Homes

     Over the years we have traveled deep into the West Virginia Appalachian mountains and to beach homes on Maryland's Eastern Shore helping customers outfit vacation homes or rental properties.  Other than a Hot Tub, the Pool Table is the ultimate...

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  • June 6, 2012 Patrick McGarity

    Brunswick Tremont 8' Pool Table Review

      As a new feature in the Blog we are going to start reviewing some of the game room options shown in our store.  While it is difficult to be completely un-biased, we are going to look at individual items and...

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