Contents

- 1 How many bags of quikrete do I need for a 10×10 slab?
- 2 How much concrete does a bag of quikrete make?
- 3 How many 80-pound bags of quikrete does it take to make a yard of concrete?
- 4 How many 60 pound bags of cement does it take to make a yard?
- 5 Is gravel needed under concrete?
- 6 How much area does a 50 lb bag of quikrete cover?
- 7 Can you pour concrete directly on dirt?
- 8 How many bags of concrete do I need calculator?
- 9 How much does an 80lb bag of concrete cover?
- 10 How many bags of concrete makes a yard?
- 11 Is it cheaper to mix your own concrete?
- 12 How many bags of cement do I need for 1 yard?
- 13 How many bags of concrete do I need for a 6×6 post?
- 14 How much does 2 yards of concrete cost?
- 15 How much area does a yard of concrete cover?

## How many bags of quikrete do I need for a 10×10 slab?

For a **10 x 10 slab**, you **would need** 77 60-pound **bags** or 60 80-pound **bags**. If we add an extra 10%, that’s an extra 8 60-pound **bags** or 6 80-pound **bags**. Whatever the size of your project, use the formula above to calculate how **much concrete** you’ll **need**!

## How much concrete does a bag of quikrete make?

One 80lbs **bag of Quikrete Concrete** Mix will yield approximately. 60 cu ft. So it will take 45 **bag** to equal one cubic yard of **concrete**. If you have a project over a 1/2 a cubic yard you **should** consider our Mix On-site **Concrete** especially if you are hand mixing.

## How many 80-pound bags of quikrete does it take to make a yard of concrete?

An **80**# **bag** of pre-mixed **cement**, sand and gravel (**CONCRETE**) is 0.6 cubic foot per the **bag**. There are 27 cubic feet in a cubic **yard**. So 27 / 0.6 = 45 **80**# **bags**.

## How many 60 pound bags of cement does it take to make a yard?

It’ll **take** quite a few **bags** of concrete to **make** a cubic **yard**. The number of **bags** you need will vary depending on the type of concrete mix you choose for your project. If you’re using 50lb **bags** of concrete, you’ll need 72 **bags** to **make a yard**. If you’re using 60lb **bags** of concrete, you’ll need **60 bags** to **make a yard**.

## Is gravel needed under concrete?

Whether you pour **concrete** for a walkway or patio, a strong **gravel** base is required to prevent the **concrete** from cracking and shifting. **Gravel** is especially important in clay soil because it doesn’t drain well, which results in water pooling **under** the **concrete slab** and slowly eroding the soil as it finally drains.

## How much area does a 50 lb bag of quikrete cover?

One **50-pound bag of Quikrete** Fast Setting **Concrete** Mix yields about. 375 cubic feet. For example, if you need to **cover** 33.333 cubic feet, using 60-**pound** bags of **concrete**, divide 33.333 cubic feet by. 45 cubic feet to get 74.07 total bags of **concrete**.

## Can you pour concrete directly on dirt?

Long story short, yes **you can pour concrete** over **dirt**.

## How many bags of concrete do I need calculator?

To determine how many bags of concrete you will need, divide the total cubic yards needed by the yield. Use the following yields per each bag size: 40 pound bag yields.**011** cubic yards. 60 pound bag yields.017 cubic yards.

## How much does an 80lb bag of concrete cover?

**bag** provides 0.45 cubic feet of cured **concrete**. A **80 lb**. **bag** provides 0.6 cubic feet of cured **concrete**. If you have **concrete** delivered it is sold by the yard (which is a cubic yard = 27 cubic feet).

## How many bags of concrete makes a yard?

On average, it will take 90 40lb bags, **60** 60lb bags, or 45 80lb bags to fill one cubic yard of concrete.

## Is it cheaper to mix your own concrete?

One of the least expensive ways to get **concrete** is to **mix your own**. You can buy bags of the **mix** from a home improvement store. Typically, you only have to add water for it to be ready to pour. Otherwise, you risk getting a weaker **concrete** once it cures, which could lead to cracks or crumbles within a couple of years.

## How many bags of cement do I need for 1 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 bags of concrete do I need for a 6×6 post?

As I recall, a 60# **bag of concrete** is about. 5cf, so you’d need 3 **bags** per hole.

## How much does 2 yards of concrete cost?

According to the NRMCA – Ready Mixed **Concrete** Industry Data Survey, the **average cost** of **concrete** in 2018 was $120 per cubic yard, or $240 for the **2** cubic **yards** needed for a typical 10-by-10-foot patio.

Bulk **Concrete Prices**.

Cubic Yards |
Price Range |
---|---|

1* | $140-$200 |

2* |
$280-$400 |

3* | $420-$600 |

4* | $560-$800 |

## How much area does a yard of concrete cover?

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