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Old 09-29-2005, 06:46 PM   #1
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i have a 5 1/2 wide clapboard..how much is 1 sq.? thanx

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1 sq. ft. is 1 sq.ft., regardless of the material you use.

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[QUOTE=DecksEtc]1 sq. ft. is 1 sq.ft., regardless of the material you use.[/QUOTE
Probably 1 inch overlap so your 5.5 becomes 4.5=.375 ft sq/ lineal ft. So 100 sq ft./ 266 lineal. So 266 lineal ft. I'm assuming clapboard is the same as what i call lap siding. Probably should figure some waste on the bottom line, 10%. ]
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