How Much Decking Material Do You Need?

Posted June 6th, 2012 in calculator, Decking Materials, Home Improvement by Decking Materials
You’re ready to order your new decking material.  You’ve measured your deck and calculated the square footage.  You hop online, only to find that your chosen supplier sells decking by the lineal foot, not the square foot.How do you convert square feet to lineal feet?  You could do the math, or you could use this helpful calculator:


Square Feet


Board Width

4″ 6″


Lineal Feet (includes an extra 5% to account for cuts.)

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