# how many boards for a round deck

#### 2021 Decking Calculator | Deck Material Calculator

45 degrees. Tip: there are different ways to configure your deck boards. This calculator includes horizontal and diagonal decking. Chevron and picture frame designs require more materials and cost. Total Deck Area: 0 sq.ft. You'll need: 0 boards 2 in. x 4 in. x 8 ft. * 10 % allowance for waste is included.【Get Price】

#### How to Calculate Deck Materials - The Home Depot

Now divide the square footage of the deck by the square footage of the board: 12 feet x 12-feet = 144 square feet 144/5.52 = 26. 26 = 10% = 29 boards. You can apply this formula to any length deck board depending upon the size of your deck.【Get Price】

#### Decking Calculator

Jun 07 2019 Let's calculate the square footage of one decking board: 8 ft * 0.5 ft = 4 ft². Now we can calculate the number of decking boards needed. We divide the deck square footage by the board square footage and add 10% to account for waste: 260 ft²/ 4 ft² * 1.1 = 71.5. Let's round the result up (it's better to have more than less) - we'll need 72 boards. Rita Rain【Get Price】

#### Decking Calculator | Deck Material Calculator

Typical spacing for KD / Kiln Dried Decking is 1/4 for 6 boards and 3/16 for 4 boards. Air dried material is typically spaced at 1/8 edge to edge. No spacing is required between ends of boards. Material required for each section in SF LF and BF will be listed.【Get Price】