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How to Measure for Interior Brick Veneer Installation

The first step for installing brick veneer on an inside wall is to take measurements to determine the necessary amounts of brick veneer flats and cement fiberboard. Follow these steps to begin the project.

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windows are included in measurement total
  • Time

    15 Minutes

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Difficulty



Step 1: Measure Height and Width

Determine the height and width for the total project and determine the total square footage.

the project begins with measuring

Step 2: Take Window Measurements

Obtain the dimensions of any windows and factor these values into the total project consideration.

Step 3: Determine Units

Use the final square footage measurement to determine the amount of cement fiberboard and brick veneer you'll need. In this project, the brick veneer product contains approximately five square feet of flats per box and seven linear feet of corners per box. Your local brick veneer distributor can help you determine the exact amount of materials needed for your particular project.

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