How To Measure a Room ⋆ AW Design Studio

How to Measure a Room


Helpful Tools:


  1. Draw the general shape of the room, from a bird’s eye view.

2. Measure the room overall, including ceiling height.

3. Draw in any doors, windows or openings

4. Measure the doors, windows and openings locations.


Pro Tip: Start in a corner and measure moving clockwise around the room


5. Draw in Details, including appliances, cabinets, columns, soffits, etc.

6. Measure Appliance locations – Measure wall to center point for location. Be sure to measure and note appliance size (ex. 30″ Range, 36″ Fridge, etc)

Remember to add any additional information or details such as:


Pro Tip: You can’t provide too much information.