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Patio stain calculator

Answers the question: How much patio stain do I need?

If you are going to stain your patio, this patio stain calculator is for you. You can use this patio stain calculator if you are staining a wooden deck, stone patio, concrete patio, or really any patio type.

Results

Patio area to cover with stain: 36 square meters
Number of liters with patio stain needed: 4.5 liters
Number of buckets with patio stain needed: 2

The results of this patio stain calculator are based on the number of square meters covered by the patio stain that has been entered. It is therefore important to use the number of square meters specified by the stain manufacturer.


Our calculations

At Calculatorian, we are keen to share our knowledge, be transparent and open to feedback. Here are the calculations used to create this calculator. If you find an error or deficiency, contact us and we'll fix it in an instant!

Patio area to cover with stain was calculated like this:

Number of liters with patio stain needed was calculated like this:

Number of buckets with patio stain needed was calculated like this:

Variables used in this formula

l = Length of patio in meters
w = Width of patio in meters
c = Square meters that one liter of patio stain will cover
la = Number of layers with patio stain
pb = Liters of patio stain per bucket