# Roof Area Calculator

## Top reasons to use an area calculator

With SketchAndCalc, you can calculate the area and perimeter of any shape you draw or image you trace — from finding the area of a property using a satellite image, down to measuring the healing rates of wounds, spinal reconstruction and more in the medical industry. So, what are the top reasons to use SketchAndCalc’s … Read more

## How using an area calculator can help with roofing jobs

Without utilizing the proper tools, trying to determine the proper area of a residential or commercial roofing space can be difficult. With various different angles and pitches, it’s nearly impossible to get the right reading without physically getting onto the roof itself. But now, with SketchAndCalc’s area calculator, finding an accurate surface area measurement for … Read more

## Why use an area calculator to calculate floorplans?

When planning a home renovation or project, sometimes the most difficult task can be figuring out the area or square footage of your home. The manual way of finding the square footage or area of a specific room generally involves needing a tape measure, some pencil/paper, and a little bit of math. That said, unless … Read more

Selling your home? Or perhaps you work in commercial real estate and are looking to give your listings a boost? By utilizing SketchAndCalc’s area calculator and understanding the exact floorplan of a home or commercial property, you can help boost your listings with an added dimension of information for potential buyers.  Help potential buyers visualize … Read more

## Google Maps Area Calculator App

Many industries require fast, accurate area calculations over Google Maps. The ability to follow a maps curved contours, calculate multiple complex areas and lengths over Google Maps is a priority for professionals. Search the Google Maps on address or longitude and latitude. Then simply draw the shapes perimeter as it appears on the map to … Read more

## Imperial Area Measurements with Inch Fractions

SketchAndCalc™ offers area calculations using imperial measurements with inch fractions which avoids any need to convert decimals to fractions or the other way around. No more will you have to calculate the decimal equivalent of 2 foot, 8 inches 13/32 in order to set the drawing scale or input a line length. 2′ 8″ 13/32, … Read more

## How Accurate is our Area Calculator?

So you’ve trialed SketchAndCalc™, but just how accurate is our area calculator? Area of Regular Polygon ShapesBased on the number of vertices (control points), and the angles between them, SketchAndCalc™ automatically detects whether a Square, Rectangle or Circle is present. For these regular polygons, a formula is chosen to calculate area based on the length … Read more

## Roof Area Calculator • Surface Area Multiplied by Pitch

Calculating the surface area of a sloped roof can be time-consuming without the right tools. You want a roof area calculator that provides accurate estimates to help you order materials such as shingles, membrane, roofing, or ceramic tile.

## Why do you need an Area Calculator

Since launch in 2008 feedback from users has been the most influential factor in SketchAndCalc’s development. An area calculator with surprisingly endless uses from a wide variety of industries sometimes makes it difficult for me, the developer, to prioritize which features offer the greatest return for most users.