Chandeliers and Hanging Fixtures Leave about 66 inches from the floor to the bottom of a dining table fixture. This leaves enough room for a centerpiece and doesn’t block the sight lines of people at the table—but it still leaves the table well lit. For rectangular tables longer than 6 feet, an elongated fixture or two chandeliers may be necessary. Read more: http://www.oprah.com/home/The-Property-Brothers-Design-Cheat-Sheet_1#ixzz45Yb6KCKe
Multipurpose Room Ideas : One of the easiest ways to maximize a small space is to make your rooms work smarter. Use these multipurpose room ideas to make the most of your square footage.Dining Room to \"Hangout\" Room Once a rarely-used formal dining room, this space sees much more action now as an office space for mom and a hangout room for kids. The daybed adds seating and capacity for overnight guests.