How to calculate the installation area


GrassUK | Measuring Guide for artificial lawns

All Grass UK artificial grass is supplied in 2 metre or 4 metre widths

You may download and print a grid which can be used to help calculate your lawn measurements. This will open in a new window and you will then be able to print from that page. Click on the button below to download.

We have included a helpful guide (below) to calculating the area for unusual spaces. However, if you have difficulty calculating the amount of grass you need we are happy to talk you through the best way of calculating the area, just give us a call on 020 8361 7599 or 07770 798066.

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measuring a square area

Calculating a square area

The amount of grass required for a square or rectangular area can be calculated by multiplying the width by the length.

measuring an oval area

Calculating a round or oval shaped area

The amount of grass required for a round area can easily be measured by multiplying the longest width down the centre and longest height (in metres) along the centre leaving you with an area in square metres.

measuring L shaped area

Calculating an L shaped area

The amount of grass required for an angled area should simply be taken in two calculations. Split the area into a rectangle and square shape (as detailed in the image) then simple multiply the width by the length for each section and add them together.

measuring a triangular garden

Calculating a triangular area garden

With a right angled area of a triangle multiply A x B and divide by two.

measuring angled garden

Calculating angled or uneven garden areas

The amount of grass required for an angled or oblong area should simply be taken from the longest linear width and longest linear length along the grain.

measuring unusual shaped garden

Calculating an unusual shaped garden area

If the area you are laying artificial grass on is an unusual or non-uniform shape you should measure the longest linear width and longest linear length as shown in the image.

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