DIY Tips Blog

April 27, 2020
Easy Way to Measure Tile for Your DIY Projects

The first step to beginning an installation is preparation! Measure your surface prior to selecting your tile by using this helpful guide.


HOW TO MEASURE FOR NEW TILE

The easiest way to measure is to find the length and width of the surface. Measure if inches, multiply the two numbers together and divide by 144 to create square feet.
a. Length x Width = ___
b. Divided by 144 = ___ Square Feet


GATHER YOUR TOOLS

Measuring tape
Paper and pencil
Calculator

TIPS

  • Always double check your calculations at home before purchasing! If you have a professional installer, it is best to calculate your own quantities and compare notes with their final calculations.

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