Need help calculating the amount of tiles you need? No worries! Basically, all you have to do is break up your space into many square and rectangle shapes and calculate the size of each one by multiplying the width by the length. At the end, you should add at least 10% for wastage. If it’s natural stone tiles you are using, you should add 15% to be safe.

Follow the easy steps below to work out the amount of tiles you need.

1. What type of tiles are you using?

2. What are the measurements of your space?

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While this calculating method is the most common one, different tile installers may use different ways to calculate. We advise that you approach your tiler to get the most accurate measurement.