Contents

- 1 How many 80lb bags of concrete are in a yard?
- 2 How many bags of cement do I need for 1 yard?
- 3 How many 60 pound bags of concrete make a yard?
- 4 How many 80lb bags of concrete do I need for 3 yards?
- 5 How many bags of concrete do I need for a 10×20 slab?
- 6 How many square feet does a 80lb bag of quikrete cover?
- 7 How many bags of concrete do I need for a post hole?
- 8 How thick should cement be?
- 9 How much does a bag of concrete make?
- 10 How many bags of quikrete does it take to make a yard of concrete?
- 11 How many bags of concrete do I need for a 6×6 post?
- 12 How do I measure a yard of concrete?
- 13 Is it cheaper to mix your own concrete?
- 14 How much area does a 50 lb bag of quikrete cover?
- 15 How much does 2 yards of concrete cost?

## How many 80lb bags of concrete are in 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**.

## 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 60 pound bags of concrete make a yard?

60 pound bag yields.**017** cubic yards.

## How many 80lb bags of concrete do I need for 3 yards?

An 80# **bag** of pre-mixed **cement**, sand and gravel (**CONCRETE**) is 0.6 cubic foot per the **bag**. There are 27 cubic feet in a cubic **yard**. So 27 / 0.6 = 45 80# **bags**.

## How many bags of concrete do I need for a 10×20 slab?

A 60-pound **bag** yields. 017 cubic yards, and an 80-pound **bag** yields. 022 cubic yards. For a 10 x 10 **slab**, you **would need** 77 60-pound **bags** or 60 80-pound **bags**.

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

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

## 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 thick should cement be?

Placing concrete at the proper thickness

Place concrete at a minimum thickness of 4 **inches**. Increasing the thickness from 4 **inches** to 5 **inches** will add approximately 20% to your concrete cost, but will also boost your driveway’s load-carrying capacity nearly 50%, according to the Tennessee Concrete Association.

## How much does a bag of concrete make?

one 20kg **bag** will cover an area of 1.1m2 to a depth of approximately 10mm. or 108 x 20kg **bags** equates to one cubic metre of mixed **concrete**.

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

One 80lbs bag of Quikrete Concrete Mix will yield approximately. 60 cu ft. So it will take **45 bag** to equal one cubic yard of concrete.

## 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 do I measure a yard of concrete?

**How do I calculate how much concrete I need for a slab?**

**Measure**the area in feet.- Multiply length by width, and then by thickness.
- Divide the resulting number by 27 to find cubic
**yards**.

## 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 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**.

## How much does 2 yards of concrete cost?

According to the NRMCA – Ready Mixed **Concrete** Industry Data Survey, the **average cost** of **concrete** in 2018 was $120 per cubic yard, or $240 for the **2** cubic **yards** needed for a typical 10-by-10-foot patio.

Bulk **Concrete Prices**.

Cubic Yards |
Price Range |
---|---|

1* | $140-$200 |

2* |
$280-$400 |

3* | $420-$600 |

4* | $560-$800 |