A 12-by-24 foot room requires 288 square feet of flooring. This is because square footage is equal to the length multiplied by the width of an area.
Continue ReadingThere are 12 inches in a foot, therefore a square foot is equal to 12 inches of length multiplied by 12 inches of width, or 144 square inches. The same 12-by-24 foot room with 288 square feet, when multiplied by 144 square inches per square foot, equals 41,472 square inches.
There are 0.0929 square meters in a square foot. Converting a 288 square foot room to a metric measurement involves multiplying the square footage by 0.0929, thus equaling 26.76 square meters.
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