# When you measure Is it length by width or width by length?

## When you measure Is it length by width or width by length?

The first dimension to measure is length. Length is always the longest side of the box that has a flap. The next dimension is width. The width side also has a flap, but is always the side shorter than the length.

### Do you times the length and width?

Write down your measurements. Multiply the length times the width to find the area. For instance, if a room is 8 feet by 10 feet, multiply 8 times 10 to get an area of 80 square feet.

Is it Lxw or Wxl for curtains?

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Is area length times width or width times length?

Area is 2-dimensional: it has a length and a width. Area is measured in square units such as square inches, square feet or square meters. To find the area of a rectangle, multiply the length by the width.

## Do you write width or length first?

The Graphics’ industry standard is width by height (width x height). Meaning that when you write your measurements, you write them from your point of view, beginning with the width. That’s important. When you give us instructions to create an 8×4 foot banner, we’ll design a banner for you that is wide, not tall.

### What is the difference between length and width?

Difference between length and width is that length is the longest side of the object whereas width is the shorter side. For example, in a rectangle with sides 4 cm and 9 cm, the width measures 4 cm whereas the length measures 9 cm.

What is the LxWxH?

Standard corrugated boxes are measured as: Length x Width x Height. (LxWxH)

Is it Lxw or WX?

The Graphics’ industry standard is width by height (width x height). Meaning that when you write your measurements, you write them from your point of view, beginning with the width.

## How do you measure curtains width?

Measuring Curtains Measure the full width of the curtain pole or track not the window, excluding any fixtures or finials on the ends. If your curtains are pencil pleat, tab top or eyelet, double this width measurement to account for the way the curtains will be ‘gathered’ at the top.

### What are dimensions LxWxH?

The dimensions of this product are listed as Length x Width x Height.

How dimensions are written?

It needs to be written Length X Width X Height. That is standard for measurements. It makes no difference in the order you have them listed. The end result is the same.