Should I get counter height or bar height stools?
How tall should bar stools be for counter height?
How tall is a bar counter?
What means counter height?
While the exact measurements vary from manufacturer to manufacturer a table with a surface height of between 34” to 39” is considered to be counter height. These tables are generally meant to correspond with the average height of a kitchen or reception counter.
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