Vinyl Flooring Calculator
How To Measure Square Footage for Vinyl Flooring

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

Our vinyl flooring calculator below is very basic to give you a rough idea of the total square footage needed of vinyl flooring and a estimated cost for material only. The calculator does 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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Overall Rating: 4.6 stars - 26 reviews

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Date: May 22, 2015
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where is the cost of materials & labor to use the calculator?
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Date: May 5, 2015
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does not help with pattern repeat
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Date: April 18, 2015
Page Rating: (5.0/5)
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Thanks. This was very helpful. I wasnt sure how much extra to order.
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Date: April 9, 2015
Page Rating: (5.0/5)
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Very helpful!
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Date: February 15, 2015
Page Rating: (5.0/5)
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Great tool I was ready to buy 100 sq. ft. of flooring using my math skills. and the cost calculator is great as you shop for different flooring at different prices. Thank you
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Date: November 1, 2014
Page Rating: (5.0/5)
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Life saver for budget!
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Date: September 8, 2014
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greatest thing I have found
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Date: September 8, 2014
Page Rating: (5.0/5)
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An excellent tool to verify manual calculations
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Date: August 27, 2014
Page Rating: (5.0/5)
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very good
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Date: August 20, 2014
Page Rating: (5.0/5)
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very informative. thank you so much

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