Originally Posted by pdurrant
Quickly noticing that the area of open floor will be exactly 100 metres (9x12-8), I buy a 10 metre by 10 metre carpet that was going cheap on eBay. But how to cut it to fit the shape? I don't want to cut the carpet more than necessary. What's the smallest number of pieces I must cut the 10x10 metre carpet into, to make it fit the 12x9 space, with the 8x1 hole in the middle?
I'm no interior designer, but this is just awful. Besides having a carpet that's all cut up, the room has no space for any furniture. Though since there is a huge aquarium in the middle, it'd be an onerous task moving anything in besides a card table and some folding chairs.