How to Measure

Materials Needed Calculator

Rock & Gravel*

1 TON OF ROCK or GRAVEL COVERS DEPTH
240 sq ft 1″ deep
120 sq ft 2″ deep
80 sq ft 3″ deep
60 sq ft 4″ deep
50 sq ft 5″ deep
40 sq ft 6″ deep
20 sq ft 12″ deep
1 cu yd of gravel/rock = approx. 1 ton

Soil & Bark dust or Mulch*

1 CU YARD OF  SOIL or MULCH COVERS DEPTH
300 sq ft 1″ deep
150 sq ft 2″ deep
100 sq ft 3″ deep
75 sq ft 4″ deep
50 sq ft 6″ deep
25 sq ft 12″ deep
1 1/2-2 cu yd soil or mulch = approx. 1 ton

 

Weights*

PRODUCT WEIGHTS PER YARD LBS/YD
Rock and Gravel 2500 lbs
Lava Rock 1350 lbs
Sand and Sandy Loam 2200 lbs
Garden Compost or Garden Mulch 1000 lbs
Landscaper’s Choice Soil Mix and Plant Mix Soil Blend 1500 lbs
Bark dust or Bark Mulch 1000 lbs
Cedar Wood Chips 900 lbs

 

Truck Specifications

Delivery Truck

TRUCK  1998 Volvo (Delivery Truck)                                                                                  

Soil mixes or blended soils, bark dust or bark mulch, and garden compost or mulch 3 units max

Rocks and gravels 1 1/2 units max

            

                                                                       

LOAD DEPENDS ON WEIGHT OF PRODUCT.  SEE CHART ABOVE.

 

 

*Please Note: All weights and measurements are estimates and are provided here for informational purposes only. Actual results may differ. Please consult the office for detail on specific landscape supply orders.