Hardwood Flooring Calculator
How To Measure Square Footage of Hardwood Flooring

Most hardwood flooring today is sold by the square foot. In order to calculate the amount of hardwood 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 your hardwood flooring.

Our hardwood flooring calculator below is very basic to give you a rough idea of the total square feet needed of hardwood flooring and a estimated cost for material only. We do not take into account pattern repeats or special widths. But this will give you some idea of the costs and material needed for your flooring project.

If you need help see the WFCA flooring stores locator for professional flooring retailers in your area that can help you and give you a free 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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The calculator didnt work in two browsers. Nothing happened after I entered my measurements and I clicked on "calculate"
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I just want to know approximately how much I need to buy
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With more and more DIY projects, calculating material required is a challenge. This article is self explanatory.
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It completely answered my question and gave a good ball park figure on flooring.

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