How much will I need calculator

The most common question we’re asked is “How much will decking will I need?”. Our calculator below should be able to give you an idea of how much decking boards you will need, and an indicative cost for your preferred decking choice. Of course if you wish to speak to one of our representatives for a much more accurate quote then please call us on 01837 659901.

Step 1

Start by working out the area of your desired decking area in square metres. To do this simply measure the area in metres and multiply the width by the depth. If the area you are decking is not a simple rectangle then you will need to divide it into ‘rectangles’ and calculate each area individually.

L shape decking area example

Step 2

The number of boards required depends on the chosen board length (2.4m or 4m) and the direction the boards are laid.

Please note that the natural hardwood fibres contained within this product can cause variations in the colour of the boards. This can be exaggerated when ordering boards in different lengths.