Alastair Hazell is the Founder and Creative Director of The Calculator Site and has a background in entrepreneurship, business strategy and problem solving. You'll find his personal website at argh.com.
When he's not working on developing calculators for this website, Alastair enjoys writing about elements of entrepreneurship and stories of inspiration. He also actively engages in philanthropy and is currently working with his local Foodbank as well as supporting initiatives to look after and support our planet.
Alastair lives in rural East Sussex, where he can be found flying flags and adopting hedgehogs.
Alastair's recent articles
How to Calculate Square Footage
Find out how to calculate the square footage of your room or area for your home improvement or landscaping project..
How Much Does a Cubic Yard Weigh?
Find out how much a cubic yard of dirt, gravel, topsoil, sand, concrete or other materials weighs in pounds or tons.
How Many Steps Are In a Mile?
Find out how many steps there are in a mile, how far 10,000 steps is and how to calculate steps to miles for your own stride length..
Why I've Chosen Ezoic as a Partner
Outlining why I chose to use Ezoic's automated website tools to work with my website..
How Big Is An Acre? Explained
Learn how big an acre is with this simple guide; includes conversions, explanations, measurements and interesting facts.
How Long Will It Take To Save? (Includes Calculator)
Are you saving for a big purchase such as a house deposit, car or holiday? This article will help you understand how long it might take to achieve your goal..
How Many Cups in One Pound of Flour?
Find out how many cups of all-purpose flour, bread flour or cake flour there are in a pound.
How Many Cups in One Pound of Sugar?
Find out how many cups of granulated, brown or powdered sugar there are in a pound.
BMI Formula - How To Use The BMI Formula
Learn all about the body mass index (BMI) formula and how to use it to calculate your BMI.
Compound Interest Formula With Examples
Learn about the compound interest formula and how to use it to calculate the interest on your savings, investment or loan..
BMR Formula (Basal Metabolic Rate)
Discover the formulae for calculating BMR using both the Harris Benedict and Mifflin, St Jeor methods. Includes calculations instructions..
How Many Tablespoons Are in a Cup?
How to convert between cups and tablespoons. Includes a handy cups and tablespoons reference chart.
How Many Feet Are In a Meter/Metre?
Find out how many feet there are in a meter and use the meter to feet chart and converter tool.
Future Value Formula And Calculator
Learn about the future value of a series formula and how to calculate the future value of an investment.
How Many Days Since...?
Find out how many days there have been since some of the most important events in our history took place..
Tablespoons and Cup Sizes Around The World
Learn about the many different measurements for the humble tablespoon and cup throughout the world.
How To Convert Volume To Weight
An answer and formula for the question of converting between volume and weight.
How to Convert mg to ml (Milligrams to Milliliters)
Learn how to convert milligrams (mg) to milliliters (ml) with this article and conversion tool..
How to convert International units (IU) to mcg or mg
Find out how to convert between International units and micrograms or milligrams..