Contents

- 1 How many 60 pound bags of concrete make a yard?
- 2 How many bags of quikrete do I need for a 10×10 slab?
- 3 How many sq ft does an 80lb bag of concrete cover?
- 4 How much is a 60 lb bag of Sakrete?
- 5 How many bags of concrete is 2 yards?
- 6 How many bags of cement do I need for 1 yard?
- 7 How much area does a 50 lb bag of quikrete cover?
- 8 Is gravel needed under concrete?
- 9 Can you use quikrete for a slab?
- 10 Can you pour concrete directly on dirt?
- 11 How many bags of concrete can a mixer hold?
- 12 How do you calculate concrete bags?
- 13 How much water do you add to a 60 lb bag of Sakrete?
- 14 How many bags of concrete do I need for a 4×4 fence post?
- 15 How many bags of concrete are in a 60 pound pallet?

## 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 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 many sq ft does an 80lb bag of concrete cover?

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

## How much is a 60 lb bag of Sakrete?

**Bag** – 65200940 – Pkg Qty 56. $6.10ea. A quality mixture of sand, coarse aggregate and cementitious materials.

## How many bags of concrete is 2 yards?

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

## 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 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**.

## 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.

## Can you use quikrete for a slab?

Concrete is **one** of the most economical, versatile and durable building materials available. Build a sidewalk, patio, or floor with **QUIKRETE** concrete mixes no matter your skill level.

## Can you pour concrete directly on dirt?

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

## How many bags of concrete can a mixer hold?

Heavy-duty paddles mix the **concrete** to a uniform consistency. This **concrete mixer can** fit up to two **bags of concrete**.

## How do you calculate concrete bags?

For **concrete**, the **formula** for volume is as follows: length x width x thickness. 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.

## How much water do you add to a 60 lb bag of Sakrete?

**Add** 3 1/2 to 4 1/2 quarts of **water** depending on the **bag** size and the consistency desired. Use only enough **water** to **make** the mixture as dry as possible, but still useable for your application. **Adding** too **much water** to the mixture will greatly reduce your overall compressive strength.

## How many bags of concrete do I need for a 4×4 fence post?

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 bags of concrete are in a 60 pound pallet?

bags. A pallet of 60 lb. bags has **56 bags** and each bag yields **0.45** CF. or 25 CF. which is close to 1 CY (27 CF).