What you will need Tape MeasurePaperPen/Pencil
How to Measure a Room First measure the door that will be used to bring the furniture in the room. Measure the height and width of each wall in the room/space.Measure from one corner to the opposite corner to confirm the room is square or has crooked angles.Measure and make notes on all windows and doors. Be sure to measure how high the windows are from the floor.Measure and make notes for all doorways, windows, radiators, heating vents and electrical outletsFor new furniture purchases,
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Measure Entryways and Passages for Delivery Go over and measure all entries, passages, elevators, stairways and doorways the furniture will travel through to its end campus location.Make note of any hallway corners, staircases, railings, light fixtures or any architectural impediments that must be cleared.Any furniture purchased should be at least 4 inches less than the passage measurements for easy maneuvering.
How to Measure a Furniture Piece Width: Measure the item width at the widest point from left to right.Depth: Push item against the wall,, measure distance from the wall to the front of the item.Height: Measure item height to the highest point from bottom to top.
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If you need any assistance with measuring your space to determine furniture sizes, please contact Purchasing Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or 415-422-5898.