Contents

- 1 How much concrete do I need for a 10×10 slab?
- 2 How do I work out how much concrete I need?
- 3 How much is a square yard of concrete?
- 4 How many square feet does a 80lb bag of concrete cover?
- 5 How many square feet does 10 yards of concrete cover?
- 6 How many bags of cement do I need for 1 cubic meter?
- 7 How far does a 25kg bag of concrete go?
- 8 How many bags of cement do I need for 100 square feet?
- 9 Can I pour a 2 inch concrete slab?
- 10 How much is 4 yards of concrete cost?
- 11 How many bags of concrete makes a yard?
- 12 What is poor man’s concrete?
- 13 Can you pour concrete directly on dirt?
- 14 How many bags of cement do I need for 1000 square feet?

## How much concrete do I need for a 10×10 slab?

For a **10 x 10 slab**, we’d suggest a mix with a capacity of about 4,000 pounds per square inch, or psi. This is basic for residential projects, and it can withstand traffic and support heavy loads.

## How do I work out how much concrete I need?

Next, you **need** to determine square footage – do this by multiplying the length by the width. Convert the thickness from inches to feet. Then, multiply the thickness (in feet) by the square footage to determine cubic feet. Next, you **need** to convert cubic feet into yards – do this by multiplying it by 0.37.

## How much is a square yard of concrete?

How **much** is a **yard of concrete**? When estimating the cost of **concrete**, use $125 per **yard** as a ballpark figure. However, **concrete prices** differ by region, and you’ll have to pay a ready mix delivery fee, plus factor in labor charges if hiring a contractor. Get quotes from **concrete** contractors near me.

## How many square feet does a 80lb bag of concrete cover?

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

## How many square feet does 10 yards of concrete cover?

**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 bags of cement do I need for 1 cubic meter?

Batching by volume – DIY

Materials | 0.2 m^{3} concrete |
1 m^{3} concrete |
---|---|---|

cement (no. 25 kg bags) |
2.5 | 12 |

all-in aggregate (volume in m^{3}) |
0.25 | 1.3 |

water (volume in litres) | 32 | 160 |

cement (no. 25 kg bags) |
3.5 | 14 |

## How far does a 25kg bag of concrete go?

As a rule of thumb 1 of our **25kg bags** will cover an area of 0.25m to a recommended depth of 50mm. We also offer 855kg bulk **bags**.

## How many bags of cement do I need for 100 square feet?

Ans.:- 7.6 no of **cement bags** (381.30 kgs) are required for **100 sq ft** rcc roof slab 4 inch thick m20 grade concrete. Ans.:- 7.6 **bags** (381.30 kgs), 9.5 **bags** (476.10 kgs) & 11.4 **bags** ( 570.8 kgs) **cement** are required for **100 sq ft** rcc roof slab 4 inch, 5inch & 6 inch thick respectively in m20 grade of concrete.

## Can I pour a 2 inch concrete slab?

If done properly, new **concrete can** often be **poured** right over an existing **slab**. For this to be feasible, the contractor needs to **pour** at least **2 inches** thick, use smaller aggregate, and incorporate reinforcement such as welded wire mesh or fiber mixed into the **concrete**.

## How much is 4 yards of concrete cost?

Each cubic **yard of concrete costs** $119 to $147 per cubic **yard** delivered.

Short-Load **Concrete Prices**.

Cubic Yards |
Mixing On-site Fees |
---|---|

4 – 4.75 |
$80 |

3 – 3.75 | $90 |

2 – 2.75 | $100 |

1 – 1.75 | $110 |

## 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.

## What is poor man’s concrete?

We have a few companies locally that offer “**poor man’s concrete**“. I’m not sure exactly what it is, but I’ve seen it in driveways and such. It’s a white powdery material they dump and flatten out and when it gets wet, it’s supposed to harden like **cement**. But, it’s not as pretty and won’t get as hard.

## Can you pour concrete directly on dirt?

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

## How many bags of cement do I need for 1000 square feet?

About **0.38** cement bag is used per sq ft of construction. So, around **400 bags** of cement (50kg each) are consumed for 1000 sq ft home. Sand is not only required for preparing RCC, mortar and plaster but also used for filling and flooring too. Sand consumed is about 1200 cubic ft.