Sizes & Dimensions
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Plate size is important. It largely dictates the amount of food we serve ourselves, affects how many guests we can fit at our dining table, and can be the difference between an easy or frustrating experience with the dishwasher. Here we will look at standard dinner plate sizes and things we should consider before settling on a size.

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We will look at the standard pillow sham sizes available and what bed sizes these are appropriate for to help make shopping for pillow shams a stress-free experience.

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Hoses come in a variety of standard sizes, and the size which is most appropriate for you is going to depend on what you most commonly use the hose for, how big your property is, and how physically strong you are. Here we look at the range of standard hose sizes available and what they are best used for.

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There are specific regulations set by the USPS which have to be adhered to when it comes to mailboxes. Mailboxes should be made to fit with the most recent rules as set out by the USPS, the latest of which was the USPS-STF-7C directive outlined in 2015.

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Wreaths are becoming a fun way to add personality and color to the exterior of a home throughout different times of the year. Here we will look at the standard sizes they are available in and different types of wreaths.

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There are so many types of baby blankets out there that it can be overwhelming if you’re a new parent-to-be and you’re trying to get prepared. Different types of baby blankets come in different standard sizes, though, of course, there can be a great variation on this between manufacturers.

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Coffee mugs come in various sizes to suit the various types of coffee, but within each type of coffee, there is a standard size that is generally adhered to. Here we will look at the sizes of mugs for the different types of coffee, as well as coffee mug sizes from popular take-out cafes.

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Scaffolding comes in standard sizes, making it easier for project managers to plan around it and allow for enough space. Here we will look at the various sizes of standard scaffolding in more detail.

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Greetings cards come in a variety of sizes, but most typically, they will be one of a number of standard card sizes. This makes it much easier to pair cards with envelopes because envelopes also come in standard sizes.

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Sliding glass doors are a nice architectural addition to a home, inviting the outdoors into your home and providing a sleek entryway and exit to the property. Sliding doors come in a small range of standard sizes, but they can also be made to a custom size to suit the needs of any property. Here we will look at the various sizes of standard sliding doors.

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A dining table is an essential piece of furniture to have in your home if you like to dine with your partner or as a family. It is also necessary for serving meals at dinner parties or engaging in celebratory feasts. The size of a dining table is a very important factor to consider when thinking about buying a new dining table. As well as fitting in the allocated space, which could be a dining room or an open-plan kitchen-diner, your dining table will also need to seat the appropriate number of people.

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Each nation has its own flag, and these will come in various sizes. Interestingly there is no such thing as a standard dimension of a flag for most countries, as the size itself is not considered to be as important as the proportions or ratio measurements. The ratio will determine the exact shape of a flag by stating what proportion of the width of the flag the height should be.