How Do You Convert Square Feet to Square Meters?

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Changing square feet to square meters requires use of basic conversion where one square meter equals 10.76 square feet. Hence, one square foot equals approximately 0.093 square meters. A house that has 2,500 square feet is 232.5 square meters in size.

The foot is a unit of length in the system of measurement used in the United States. One foot contains 12 inches, which equals 0.3048 meters. The meter is a unit of length in the International System of Units, also known as the metric system, which is used throughout most of the world. The meter is equal to 39.37 inches, or just over 3 1/4 feet.