Carpet Cost Calculator

Most carpet and flooring today is sold by the square foot. In order to calculate the amount of carpet you need for a room you first need to calculate the total square feet of the area you want to cover. We also recommend you add about 10% extra to your square footage to make sure you have enough material and don't run short while installing the carpeting.

Our carpet calculator below is very basic to give you a rough idea of the total square feet needed of carpeting and a estimated cost for material only. The calculator does not take into account pattern repeats or special widths, such as carpeting that is sold in 12 foot width only, or wider. But this will give you some idea of the costs and material needed for your flooring project.

If you need help see the WFCA carpet stores locator for professional carpet retail stores in your area that can help you and give you a free carpet estimate.

 

  Area Length Area Width
Feet Inches Feet Inches
Area1
Area 2
Area 3
Area 4

Enter cost per sq. ft.
(optional): $

      

Estimated Flooring Results:

Total Square Footage All Areas:
10% Square Feet (Extra):
Estimated Total Material Needed:
Total Cost Estimate:

How to measure a room for flooring

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Date: August 29, 2014
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Off by about 12 sf for a 13x13 room. Does not work if you areusing scrap from one room to fill another room.
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Very close
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Served my purpose.
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Date: May 23, 2014
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Thank you for your information. This will help me budget for the cost
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Date: April 16, 2014
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Thank you very helpful
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Date: March 22, 2014
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Great help in figuring out what the end cost will be. Thanks!
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Love it,thank you very much!

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