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bodisatvah
04-12-2007, 05:22 PM
how many square feet, 3" deep to a yard ?

how about if it's 2" deep ?

my customer said the last time she mulched, she used 6 yards. my measurements total to 1938 square feet. at 100 sq ft /yard I get 19 yards!

packer101
04-12-2007, 05:53 PM
LENGTH x WIDTH x (depth /12) / 27 is how many yards

PatriotLandscape
04-12-2007, 06:01 PM
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PatriotLandscape
04-12-2007, 06:02 PM
you are right on with your calculations.

vadeere
04-13-2007, 03:24 PM
a cube at 3 in deep is 108ft^2
a cube at 2 in deep is 162ft^2