# How To Measure Your Lawn For Sod

Have you been trying to figure out how to measure your lawn for sod?

Here are some helpful tips to help you figure out the square footage of the area you want to install sod on.

It is often easiest to segment the yard into rectangular sections.

Area is calculated by multiplying the length times the width.

**Area = length x width**

To figure the area of a square or rectangle, measure the Length & Width and multiply.

10 ft x 20 ft = 200 sf

20′ x 20′ = 400 sf

**Triangle Area**

To figure the area of a right triangle, multiply the two sides that contact the right angle and divide by 2

Length x Width / 2 = Area

20 x 30 = 600 ÷ 2 = 300 sq ft.

Once you have the square footage of all of the areas. Add them together, then divide by 450 to calculate the total number of pallets needed for your project.

Use This Area Calculator To Measure The square Footage Of Your Property.