# How much fencing do you need for 10 acres?

Customers want to know how much fence is needed.When figuring fence materials, you are dealing with finding the perimeter or distance around a property, whereas an Acre is a measurement of area.If you know the area of your property, it's easy to figure the perimeter.

The land is 43,560 square feet.If you assume that your property is 4 equal sides, you can take the square root of 43,560 and find out which side is larger.Since this is based on a square, you would have to take 209 linear feet x 4 sides to get to the fence.

You need the square root of 43,560 to find the length of one side.

If you want to figure out multiple acres, you have to take the square root of the product, which will give you the total footage of fence required.

You need the square root of 435,600 to find the length of one side.