How to Maintain a Foosball Table

Foosball Table Cleaning & Maintenance

A recent report on foosball game says that the game is the most popular way to spend leisure time in the European countries. It’s a common table that can be found in most of the houses of these countries. There are many reasons why the game is so much popular. As the use of the foosball game is increasing rapidly, you should know how to maintain the foosball table. It’s more like how to take care of your foosball table. There is no room for the careless manner with the table. If you want the table to last for a long time, you must have to maintain it properly. The proper maintenance has a relation with the service of the table too. It will provide service according to user need when it’s getting appropriate care and maintenance from the user. There are some specific ways of taking care or maintaining the table. You have to follow them. You cannot maintain the table as you wish. Because there are some rules. Let’s see what maintenance is good for your table.

Removal of Stains

The most annoying problem for a table is the stains. You can say that they are the main enemies a foosball table. It will not only harm your table but also ruin the design and beautiful structure of the foosball table. If you see stains on your table, you should take steps immediately. Don’t allow the stains to spread throughout your table. To remove the stains, follow some particular ways. You can use a cloth for the wiping process. Don’t go for hard cloths. Take a soft cloth to wipe out the stains. Before it, make sure the cloth is wet with water. You can use light alcohol too. There’s another way to remove stains which is applicable when there is a stain for a long time. Make a mixture of vinegar and cold water. Use it with a soft cloth regularly to remove the stains.

Use of Wax

There are some foosball tables which are durable and provides service for years. But after a particular time, it looks very old. The look of a product matters a lot. Because if it’s not looking good, you will not enjoy playing it. Even the poor look will prevent you from playing the foosball game. If you have a table which is good at giving service but not in look, try to wax the table fully to give it a brand-new look. Wax tools for the table can be found in the stores of your area. If you cannot find one, check the online shops too. You will see a different kind of wax tools. Find the best wax tool for your table football. After buying the wax, clean the table with it for every month. Be careful when you are waxing the edges of a foosball table.

Avoidance of Weather Exposure

The maintenance of a foosball table is not hard. If you are a little bit careful about the table, it will provide services for a long time. Another thing you should care about is the weather exposure. Don’t expose your foosball table where the sun has a direct connection to the table. Besides, you have to keep away your table from the water in the rain. Both of the situations are harmful to a table. The foosball table is made from the wood. Though the wood materials are sturdy, sun exposure, as well as rainwater, will hamper the table in different ways. If you don’t have enough space to set up the foosball table, you might take in outside of your house in the yard. You can obviously do it. But don’t put the table there for a long time. When you have finished playing the game, take it inside your house.

Use of Polish

A product is always valuable to its owner. No matter what the product is. Especially, when you buy an expensive product like the foosball table, you will expect it to last longer than the other products. But you should not limit yourself to expectations only. You have to work in order to make the foosball table durable. One more way to look after the table is to polish it after a specific time. You have bought the table with your hard-earned money. So, it’s normal that you want to get service from it when it requires. For this reason, you have to polish the foosball table. Polishing will keep away the unusual dirt from the table. This dirt is harmful. It keeps increasing if you don’t clean it. Therefore, you should polish the table. Polishing gives the table a clean look too.

Use of Silicon on Rods

In table football, the rods are the most important factor to consider. Because it’s the rod which gives you a comfortable experience while playing the game. The rods do not need much care from the owner. To maintain the rods properly, use the silicon process only. You have to buy the silicon from the market. The silicon should be specially made for the table of foosball only. People think that the silicon makes the rod slippery and creates the problem during the game. The statement is not true at all. Yes, there are some fake products on the market like the WD-40 which has an impact on making the rods slippery. But with the right product, the rods will not become slippery. The opposite side will happen. The silicon will make the rods smoother than before. It will supply more comfort while playing the foosball game.


The foosball tables are expensive tabletop games where multiplayer can be played together. The cost of a table is high on the market. But when you compare it with the benefits you get by the table, the price is reasonable. You have to maintain the product properly as you spend a decent amount when the purchase. To maintain the product, you have to follow some specific rules. You cannot just clean the table as you want. The foosball table is not a typical product. Therefore, the above points should be considered and follow while maintaining the table. The proper maintenance and care will make your one the best foosball table.

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