Choosing the right height for a bar or counter stool can be tricky. If you pick the wrong size, you can either not reach the countertop or have to curve over it. But don’t worry, this small guide will help you choose the right modern bar stools height for your project. Take a look at these tips!
The first thing to keep in mind is whether you are looking for a counter stool or a bar stool. It might not be obvious for some people but there is a clear difference between each.
Counter stools are usually around 24” and are often seen at kitchens.
On the other hand, a bar stool is a tiny bit taller with around 30” and is often seen at bars or restaurants.
After you know the space you want to decorate, it’s time to measure the height from the floor to the counter so that you know what you’re working with when shopping.
After measuring it, subtract around 10” from that number to know the counter or bar stools approximate height you must be looking for.
If you follow these tips, you will most likely pick the right height that not only looks great but is also comfortable when seating.
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