| How much room is needed to build furniture?You will normally need a flat area such as the floor that is the size of the finished
furniture laid on its back plus a working area of at least 600mm (2 ft) around the item. The area should be as close as possible to the final position of the
| Larger pieces of furniture like cupboards and chests may not withstand beingdragged over carpets.
It is a good idea to cover the area with a sheet or cardboard to prevent scratching.
For High Wardrobes, please accurately measure the ceiling height.
It is easy to hold the tape measure at an angle and get a false reading.
Also take into account skirting boards as these do affect the total width of a room.