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calculations ?????

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by Trim Creations, Jul 1, 2004.

  1. Trim Creations

    Trim Creations LawnSite Member
    from Ks
    Posts: 87

    does anybody know where or what the formula for finding the sqr feet of a lot. when you have the liner foot of a five sided lot none of the sides are the same its built in a (coldasac) sorry thats hard one to spell. any help would be great. need to figure sod.
  2. BSDeality

    BSDeality LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,850

    break it down into a large rectangle/square. then do all triangles for the rest.

    square = length X Width
    triangle = base x heigh / 2

    use flags or sticks to mark where you're starting /stopping your measuring
  3. AGLA

    AGLA LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,742

    That is what I would do.

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