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     Comment   June 26, 2014
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treso28
I am hanging a globe like fixture over my dining room table, ceiling height is 10 ft. How far from the table?
May 30, 2014 at 1:44pm     
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@treso28 The general rule for hanging dining room chandeliers is that the bottom of the fixture should hang between 30" and 34" from the tabletop assuming you have an 8' ceiling.

Some designers recommend that for each additional foot of ceiling height you should add about 3" to the suspension height. It's important to note however that not everyone agrees with this. Some designers feel that the ceiling height shouldn't affect the distance of the fixture from the tabletop. If this is the case in your home the best thing to do is hold the fixture over the table and move it up and down until it feels right.
May 30, 2014 at 2:02pm   
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