Q – How do I determine the proper size chandelier for over a dining room table? A – Here, as in the foyer, the dimensions of the room dictate the width (diameter) of the chandelier. If that doesn’t appear to fit because of the size of your table, use ½ the table width for the chandelier’s diameter.
The bottom of the chandelier should be no lower than 30 inches above the tabletop. Read Entire Article