Drywall Estimator Calculator
Board Size = 40
Custom Board Width = 0
Custom Board Length = 0
Individual Lengths =
Total Length =
#Outside Corners =
Corner Bead Length = 10
Waste = 10
#Corner Bead =
Estimates the number of drywall boards, nails, screws, compound, tape, and corner beads to be installed given wall lengths and height.
-Board Size: Board size to be installed. Set this to Custom Size to calculate using Custom Board Width and Custom Board Height.
-Custom Board Width: Custom board width used when Board Size is set to Custom Size.
-Custom Board Height: Custom board height used when Board Size is set to Custom Size.
-Individual Lengths: Individual lengths of each wall.
-Length: Total linear length of all walls. Entered, or calculated from Individual Lengths.
-Height: Height of the walls.
-#Outside Corners: Count of corners that face outward. See image below for explanation.
-Corner Bead Length: Length of each corner bead.
-Waste: Percent of waste to factor for this installation.
-#Boards: Number of boards needed.
-Tape: Total linear length of tape.
-Compound: Total pounds (or other mass units) of joint compound.
-Nails: Total pounds (or other mass units) of nails.
-Screws: Total number of screws.
-#Corner Bead: Amount of corner bead material.
This template can also calculate the corner bead required for all outside corners. Outside corners are those that face outward, as per this image:
Estimate the number of drywall boards, total square feet of drywall, nails, screws, compound and tape to be installed for this commercial build-out project using 4'6" Boards with 5% waste factor. Height of wall coverage is 12'0".
-Board Size: 4-6×12
-Total Length: 215ft
The following materials are required:
Custom Board Width
Custom Board Length
Corner Bead Length