Picture Hanging Height Formula

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How to Calculate the Proper Height for Hanging Pictures on Your Wall. By sticking to the formula throughout your home, all of your pictures will seem to flow .
When hanging something at an average eye level, position its center 57 to 60 inches from the floor. Use the following formula: Divide the height of the frame by two; from that number, subtract the distance from the top of the frame to the hanging hardware; add this number to 57, 58, 59, or 60.
To hang work at 58 inches on center first measure the height of the piece, then divide that number in half. Add 58.
Find the right picture hanging height and get it right the first time. Use this calculator find the right height to hang pictures and wall art.
Use this Calculator to work out the spacings and heights of pictures to be hung on walls. Enter the size of the frames and click 'Calculate' to see the results.
We'll tell you all about the correct picture hanging height when hanging paintings or picture frames!