How do I level my yard for dirt?

How do I level my yard for dirt?

Make a top dressing mix to fill in the area beneath the grass in sunken areas of your lawn from two parts sand, two parts topsoil, and one part compost. The sand helps maintain a level yard because it doesn't compact easily, while the soil and compost contain nutrients that your grass needs to thrive.

How expensive is dirt?

Topsoil, Dirt and Sand Costs Total costs between $323 and $1,149. Topsoil costs $12 to $55 per cubic yard. Fill dirt ranges from $7 to $12 per cubic yard. Sand typically falls between $15 and $40 per cubic yard.

How do I get rid of dirt?

Where can I dump dirt?

  1. A nearby landfill or transfer station.
  2. C&D recycling centers.
  3. Clean fill dump sites.
  4. Landscape or building suppliers that accept dirt.

Does Waste Management take dirt?

Items accepted include non-hazardous materials such as cardboard, drywall, flooring, roofing materials, tile and windows. WM will continue to offer reduced rates for source-separated materials such as dirt, concrete, asphalt and wood/green waste.

How much is a cubic yard of dirt?

A cubic yard is equal to 27 cubic feet. You can use the online calculator to determine how many cubic yards of material are required. As a general guide, 1 cubic yard of aggregate, sand, or dirt is equivalent to 1.