# How do you calculate carpet base?

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home and garden
interior decorating

Take the number of feet of

**carpet base**you need divided by the number beneath the size of**base**desired. Example – need 1435' of 4”**base**. 1435/36 = 39.86'. Send 40' of 12' goods to FloorPro.

Similarly, how do you calculate carpet?

To **calculate** your total square footage for a room, just multiply your room width and length together. Here is what a 10 x 10 room would add up to 13.33 yards: (Remember, **carpet** comes 12 feet wide) That is 12' width x 10' length = 120 square feet divided by 9 = 13.33 yards.

**calculate**the square footage of

**carpet**you'll

**need**, multiply the length times the width, in feet, of any space where you'll install flooring. It also helps to sketch out a diagram of your home's layout.

One may also ask, how do you calculate carpet prices?

**Calculate costs:**

- Carpet: $54 sq. yd./9 = $6 sq. ft. 198 sq.ft. x $6 = $1,188.
- Padding: 198 sq.ft. x $0.50 = $99.
- Total materials cost: $1,188 + $99 = $1,287.

**Carpet cove base** is the latest room enhancement that is being used by more businesses and interior designers. **Carpet cove base** is a great alternative to wood or vinyl baseboards in most any commercial installation including hotels and public buildings.