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# How do you work out how many tiles you need to tile a room?

Updated: 9/17/2023

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14y ago

What kind of tiles? For the floor or walls also? Simplest example. 12x12 floor tiles. 10x12 room. One length times one width. 10x12=120 12x20 room, 240 tiles. 6x6 tiles there are 4 tiles in each square foot of floor space 10x12x4=480 Whatever you are doing, one length times one width gives you the square footage. Then figure how much each tile covers and multiply.

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### If i have a room that 12'6in width and 10'4 in length and I am installing 5tile. How many tiles do I need?

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