# EE: Add Waste Factor

Add a **Waste ****Factor **and/or round a measurement up before the price on a **Quote **is calculated to ensure prices are not underbid.

Either a **Waste Factor %** can be added, or you can **Round Measurement Up To**. The calculated measurements will be adjusted by these amounts in order to calculate the price. If you enter both fields, the percentage for Waste Factor will be applied before rounding.

- Open a
**Quote**> Click on the**Product**in**Quote****Lines**. - Click on
**Edit****Price**icon. - Add either a
**Waste****Factor**, a**Rounding****Measurement**, or both.

EXAMPLE 1

Measurement = 50 sq. ft.

**Waste Factor % = 10%**

Round Measurement Up To: ___

Measurement used in pricing = 55 sq. ft.

EXAMPLE 2

Measurement = 51 sq. ft.

Waste Factor % ___

**Round Measurement Up To: 50 sq. ft.**

Measurement used in pricing = 100 sq. ft.

EXAMPLE 3

Measurement = 50 sq. ft.

**Waste Factor % = 10% Round Measurement Up To: 50 sq. ft. **

Measurement used in pricing = 100 sq. ft.