Contents

- 1 How many cubic feet are in a 60 pound bag of concrete?
- 2 How many cubic feet is an 80 pound bag of concrete?
- 3 How many cubic feet are in a 90 pound bag of concrete?
- 4 How many bags of concrete do I need for a 10×10 slab?
- 5 Can you pour concrete directly on dirt?
- 6 How many bags of concrete can a mixer hold?
- 7 How many bags of cement do I need for 1 yard?
- 8 How many cubic feet is a 5 gallon bucket?
- 9 How many bags of cement do I need calculator?
- 10 How many bags of concrete do I need for 2 yards?
- 11 How much does 4 yards of concrete cost?
- 12 How much concrete does a truck hold?
- 13 How thick should a concrete slab be?
- 14 How many feet does a bag of concrete cover?
- 15 What is a cheaper alternative to concrete?

## How many cubic feet are in a 60 pound bag of concrete?

how many cubic feet in 60 lb. bag. Each 60-pound bag of QUIKRETE® Concrete Mix will yield approximately **0.45 cubic feet** of mixed concrete.

## How many cubic feet is an 80 pound bag of concrete?

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

## How many cubic feet are in a 90 pound bag of concrete?

Each **90**–**pound bag** of QUIKRETE® **Concrete** Mix will yield approximately 0.675 **cubic feet** of mixed **concrete**.

## 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**.

## 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 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 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 calculator?

How Many Bags of Concrete do you Need?

Bag Size | Pre-mix Bags Needed to Fill | |
---|---|---|

1/4 cu yd | 1 cu yd | |

40 lb bags | 23 | 90 |

60 lb bags |
15 | 60 |

80 lb bags | 12 | 45 |

## How many bags of concrete do I need for 2 yards?

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**.

## How much does 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 much concrete does a truck hold?

**Concrete trucks** weigh an average of 25,000 lbs. by themselves and up to 40,000 lbs. when carrying a full load. Their capacity is around 8 cubic yards, but **can** be up to 10 cubic yards if fully-loaded.

## How thick should a concrete slab be?

Standard **concrete** floor **slab thickness** in residential construction is 4 inches. Five to six inches is recommended if the **concrete** will receive occasional heavy loads, such as motor homes or garbage trucks. To prepare the base, cut the ground level to the proper depth to allow for the **slab thickness**.

## How many feet does a bag of concrete cover?

**Quikrete’s Concrete** Mix yield’s about. 15 cubic **feet** for every 20 pounds of mix, so a 40-pound **bag** yields. 30 cubic **feet**, 60 pounds of **concrete** mix yields. 45 cubic **feet** and an 80-pound **bag** yields.

## 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.