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: March 22, 2014
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Great help in figuring out what the end cost will be. Thanks!
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Date: March 12, 2014
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Love it,thank you very much!
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Date: February 23, 2014
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Great! Made getting a rough estimate on what it will cost very efective. Thanks.
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Date: February 21, 2014
Page Rating: (5.0/5)
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very helpful. Just what the person quoted.
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Date: November 15, 2013
Page Rating: (3.5/5)
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"Our carpet calculator below is very basic to give you are rough idea of the total square feet needed of carpeting and a estimated cost for material only"- need to fix "give you are rough idea" Everything else is great especially the graph.
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Date: October 20, 2013
Page Rating: (4.5/5)
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Very thorough and helpful.
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Date: September 21, 2013
Page Rating: (5.0/5)
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Love this sight, help me compare carpets and how to measure. Thanks
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Date: August 16, 2013
Page Rating: (5.0/5)
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Easy to use!
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Date: August 15, 2013
Page Rating: (1.5/5)
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need to know
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Date: August 12, 2013
Page Rating: (4.5/5)
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This is the easy to use and perfect way to start a budget.

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