Calculate the Amount of Mouldings you Need
Here is the calculation to determine the amount of mouldings needed:
Measure the perimeter of the room minus the width of the doors.
- Door Frames:
Provide 2 pieces of 7 ‘or 8’ for the sides and measure the top of the door.
- Window Framing:
Measure the entire outline of your window and add 5%.
Measure the perimeter of the room and add 10%.
Measure the perimeter of the room minus the width of the doors and windows.
To find out how much moulding is necessary for your project, you can make a drawing using masking tape on your wall. You will be able to calculate the amount of mouldings for the realization of your project.