Measuring New Tile:

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

  1. 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

Tool Box

  • Measuring tape
  • Paper and pencil
  • Calculator


  • 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.