# How do you calculate a yard of concrete?

## How do you calculate a yard of concrete?

Multiply the length by the width to **determine** square footage. Convert the thickness from inches to feet. Multiply the thickness in feet by the square footage to **determine** cubic feet. Convert cubic feet to cubic **yards** by multiplying by .

## How much does it cost to pour 1 yard of concrete?

**Cost**. Use $90 per cubic **yard** as a ballpark figure for **concrete prices**, but **concrete** slab **cost** will vary by region. Also, expect a fee of about $60 per load for delivery from a **concrete** truck for **concrete cost**.

## What size is 1 yard of concrete?

One Cubic Yard of Concrete: 4-**inches** thick – covers 81 square **feet**. 5-**inches** thick – covers 65 square **feet**. 6-**inches** thick – covers 54 square **feet**.

## How many 60 pound bags of concrete make a yard?

If you're using **60lb bags of concrete**, you'll need 60 **bags** to make a **yard**. If you're using 80lb **bags of concrete**, you'll need 45 **bags** to make a **yard**.

## How many 90 lb bags of concrete make a yard?

# It takes approximately 5 **Bags** of Portland **cement**, 8 cubic ft of sand, and 20 cubic ft of gravel to **make** approximately 1 cubic **yard** (27 cubic feet) of **concrete**.

## How many 60lb bags of quikrete does it take to make a yard?

The finished volume of an 80# **bag** ofSacrete or **Quikrete** (pre-mixed cement, sand and gravel) is 0.

## Can I pour my own concrete patio?

You'll save 40 percent to 50 percent by **pouring** your **patio yourself**. (Taking the DIY route also means you **can** be sure the technical details are done correctly.) You'll save even more if you mix your **own concrete** instead of having a ready-mix truck deliver it.

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