The Normal Counter Height Dining Tables
Counter height dining tables – Normal height dining tables measuring between 27 to 30 inches high. This measurement is taken from the floor to the table top. Not all dining tables are standard height, so always measure before you buy chairs. Selection standard height dining table gives you the best selection of table sizes, finishes and coordinating chair styles, as this is the most common height dining table sold.
When selecting dining chairs, the seat height of the chair measures 10 to 12 inches less than the counter height dining tables. Some tables have an overhang extending a few inches down from the tabletop. Measure the distance from the floor to the bottom of the ramp, if you buy armchairs to ensure that arms will slide underneath.
Dining tables are also sold in Counter height, measures 34 to 36 inches high, and bar height, measuring 40 to 42 inches high. Always measure to ensure you a buy a standard height dining table. A counter height table is a better choice than a counter height dining tables, if you want to use your dining table as a surface for cooking preparations.