Measure Your Float
For Metallic or Vinyl Sheeting, determine the surface area of the top of the float by measuring and multiplying the length X width (in feet), then divide by 9. Repeat this procedure for the sides, ends
When determining the amount of Fringe or Festooning you need, just measure in feet the length of areas of your float you wish to outline.
To outline an 8 foot by 20 foot float bed in metallic fringe and festoon, you’d need to buy 6 sections of 15 inch fringe and 3 sections of festoon.
Remember, 15 inch drop vinyl or metallic fringe is produced in sections 10 foot long. Festoon is produced in 20 foot sections. The 30 inch drop metallic fringe is sold in 14 foot long sections.
Deco-Puffs cover approximately 1-2 square feet of surface area, depending on how thick the tissue product is applied. Generally, measure the surface area to be covered in feet. The total can be used as the