How do I determine the right size chandelier to buy?
Add the length of the room (in feet) to the width (also in feet). Drop the "feet" and use the number as the approximate number of inches that the chandelier should be in height.
How far above my table should I hang my chandelier?
We recommend that the distance from the top of the table to the bottom of the chandelier be 30 to 33 inches. You may want this distance to be larger if your table is particularily narrow or the chandelier is particularily wide.
What factors do you consider when choosing between bulbs up and bulbs down?
What are you trying to light? Most people prefer the bulbs to point down when the light is over a table. And they prefer the bulbs to point up when the light is hung in an entryway.
How do I assemble my chandelier?
Although many of the lights vary in size and style, the basics of assembly are very similar. Go to Help > Assembly for information about assembling lights.
What is UL?
UL refers to Underwriters Laboratories Inc. They are an independent, not-for-profit product-safety testing and certification organization. They have tested products for public safety for more than a century.