Hurrah! It’s time to buy a brand-new carpet for your home. But before you start getting giddy about choosing colours or picking patterns, the first thing you need to do is measure your room. To help, we’ve put together a simple measuring guide to teach you how to measure a room like a pro. It’s not as daunting as you might think, and remember, when you place an order with us, we’ll be happy to pop over and give your room(s) a free measurement check to be 100% sure of a perfect fit!
Things you’ll need to measure a room:
Things to remember:
If you need help measuring your stairs, follow our how to measure stairs guide.
To make sure any quotes we give you are as accurate as possible, it’s helpful if you let us know a few extra bits of information about the room or rooms you’re measuring. It’s great if you can email or bring a few photos of the room along too or tell us if you have any inbuilt furniture that we need to fit the flooring around. All this extra information will help us provide you with a more accurate quote. Here’s a few questions we might ask you – so be prepared!
A handy guide for measuring your room
To see our experts in action, watch our how to measure a room video.