Putting in a bar on a wall

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Forum topic by Warren posted 01-14-2012 03:57 AM 855 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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01-14-2012 03:57 AM

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I wish to put a breakfast bar on a wall that connects the livingroom to the kitchen in hopes it will open up both rooms and add more light. My problem is I really dont know how far from the floor I must go or from the ceiling down to the top of the bar.

-- Warren, Cambridge,OH.

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#1 posted 01-20-2012 02:32 AM

I would find the bar stools that you want to use and add 10”-12” to the seat height to get your bar height.
With that said “typical” bar height is 40”-42”.

Good luck with your project and welcome to LumberJocks.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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