The Property Brothers Design Cheat Sheet In their new book Dream Home, the HGTV hosts reveal a few essential measurements—from area rug size to chandelier height—that'll help you decorate your space to scale.
Well-Lit Subject Adding overhead lighting to shelving is an easy and affordable way to add a ton of impact. Not only does the entire room feel brighter and bigger thanks to the lights, the shelving also shines as a focal point of the room.
Chandeliers and Hanging Fixtures Leave about 66 inches from the floor to the bottom of a dining table fixture. This leaves enough room for a centerpiece and doesn’t block the sight lines of people at the table—but it still leaves the table well lit.