Calculation of the surface
Each set of Palmita includes 22 leaves, to cover a total area of 21.5 square feet . The 21.5 square feet coverage takes into account the 20 cm overlap between each row of leaves.
Not sure of the calculation to measure the area you need to cover? Whether you want to cover a linear roof, a 2-pitch roof or a roof with more than 3 pitches, you can refer to the article right here : Calculating the surface of a roof: what formulas and how to do it?
For a standard size 10' x 10' gazebo, 8 Palmita sets will be needed to cover the area.
For a linear roof of a 6' x 4' tiki bar structure, 2 Palmita sets will be required.
To cover the roof of an 8-foot diameter umbrella, you will need 3 Palmita sets.
For a shelter for a BBQ area or outdoor kitchenette measuring 10 feet x 5 feet, it will take 4 Palmita sets to cover the roof.
To cover the roof of an 8' x 12' shed, 8 Palmita sets will be required.
For a small dog house that is 2.4 feet high, 2.25 feet wide and 2.9 feet deep, you will only need one Palmita set.
Take advantage of the services of our distributors
For a turnkey solution
Our distributors are here to advise you, take measurements for you and perform the installation. If you are not sure of your measurements, this option is for you.
Ask our distributors for more information: Distributors | Palmex International