Contents

- 1 How many square feet will 80 lbs of concrete cover?
- 2 How many bags of concrete do I need for a 10×10 slab?
- 3 How many cubic feet are in a 80 pound bag of concrete?
- 4 How many 80 pound bags of concrete does it take to make a yard?
- 5 Can you pour concrete directly on dirt?
- 6 How much water do I mix with a 80 pound bag of quikrete?
- 7 What is a cheaper alternative to concrete?
- 8 How many square feet does a 50 lb bag of cement cover?
- 9 How many square feet does a 90 pound bag of concrete cover?
- 10 How many bags of concrete do I need for a post hole?
- 11 How many cubic feet is a 5 gallon bucket?
- 12 How many bags of cement do I need for 1 yard?
- 13 Is it cheaper to mix your own concrete?
- 14 How many bags of concrete do I need for a 6×6 post?
- 15 How heavy is a wheelbarrow full of concrete?

## How many square feet will 80 lbs of concrete cover?

4 sq **feet** in that amount of **cement**.

## How many bags of concrete 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**.

## How many cubic feet are in a 80 pound bag of concrete?

6 **cubic feet** for an **80 lb bag**.

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

how **many** 80lb **bags of concrete** are in a **yard**? You will need 45 **bags of concrete** mix to **make** a cubic **yard** of **concrete**. There’s 27 cubic feet of **concrete** in a cubic **yard**.

## Can you pour concrete directly on dirt?

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

## How much water do I mix with a 80 pound bag of quikrete?

For each **80 lb** (36.2 kg) **bag of QUIKRETE** **Concrete Mix** to be **mixed**, add approximately 6 pt (2.8 L) of fresh **water** to the mixer. Turn on the mixer and begin adding the **concrete** to the mixer. If the material becomes too difficult to **mix**, add additional **water** until a workable **mix** is obtained.

## What is a cheaper alternative to concrete?

There are a few different types you can find in the home improvement store that can replace concrete cement used for driveways and walkways. These include **pea** gravel, crushed stone, and quarry process. Cheaper than other surface materials and low-**cost** to install.

## How many square feet does a 50 lb bag of cement 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.

## How many square feet does a 90 pound bag of concrete cover?

Each **90** lb **bag of QUIKRETE**® **Concrete** Mix yields approximately 0.675 cu ft. For a 13′ x 23′ slab at 3” thick you will need 74-3/4 **cubic feet** of **concrete**, or 111 **90**–**pound bags**. Yields will vary with waste, uneven subgrade, etc.

## How many bags of concrete do I need for a post hole?

Mix two 50lb **bags of concrete** with water in a mixing tub or 5-gallon bucket. Add **concrete** into the **hole** and around the 4” x 4”. Depending on your climate, let **concrete** set up for 24 – 48 hours.

## How many cubic feet is a 5 gallon bucket?

Since a one-**gallon pail** is equal to 0.134 **cubic feet**, a standard five-**gallon bucket** equals exactly 0.67 **cubic feet**. We’ll explain how we arrived at that number, what exactly is a **cubic foot**, how you can calculate it yourself and some uses for **the five**–**gallon bucket**.

## 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.

## 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 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 heavy is a wheelbarrow full of concrete?

“A construction wheelbarrow full of concrete can weigh nearly **400 pounds**.” AFAIK a contractor’s wheelbarrow is roughly 6 Cu ft.