Step 1

Measure all Four Sides

Measure all Four Sides

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2011, Dorling Kindersley Limited

Measure Boundaries

Carefully measure all four sides of your yard, noting them clearly on your rough sketch.

Step 2

Measure on the Diagonal

Measure on the Diagonal

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2011, Dorling Kindersley Limited

Measure Diagonals

Measure diagonally across the yard from corner to corner. Repeat for the opposite diagonal.

Step 3

Plot Large Plants

Plot Large Plants

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2011, Dorling Kindersley Limited

Measure Features

Plot large plants and features by taking measurements at 90° from the house and a boundary.