Chandelier Size Calculator

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Selecting the appropriate chandelier size depends on the size of the room or the chandelier's relationship to furniture. This wizard will apply accepted lighting design technique to recommend the appropriate chandelier size for spaces of any scale. Follow a few easy steps to obtain a customized recommendation on chandelier size.

  1. Chandeliers above dining room tables should have a diameter of 1/2 to 2/3 the width of the table.
  2. To size a chandelier as the focal point of any other space, such as foyers, living rooms, etc, measure the length and width of your room then add those figures together. The sum of those two numbers is the approximate recommended diameter of your chandelier in inches.*

*Example
14'-0" + 20'-0" = 34'-0"
Result as Inches = 34"
Correct Size Fixture = 34" diameter

Chandelier Size Guide

Table Shape


Table Height
Table Width or Diameter
Room Width
Room Length
Ceiling Height