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BASIC
05-23-2002, 03:50 PM
Guys I need help please?We just had a driveway put in at our home and I need to backfill the edges.How do I figure out how much topsoil I need?On one side its about 750 square feetand I need 3"-4".The other side is about 225 square feet and I need 6"-8".Any help would be greatly apprecfiated.Thanks.

rkbrown
05-23-2002, 04:01 PM
Try these links:

http://clearwaterlandscapes.com/calculator.htm
http://www.atstecks.com/mulch.htm

stslawncare
05-23-2002, 04:04 PM
formulas for this stuff are on my website at www.nutrasoils.com under the charts page.

BASIC
05-23-2002, 04:25 PM
Thankyou both very much,this is just what I needed.

Mykster
05-23-2002, 07:13 PM
750sq. ft @ 3" = 7yds.

225sq. ft. @ 6" = 4yds.

You sould invest in a caculator that caculates all the different measurements. There worth their weight in gold.

BASIC
05-23-2002, 07:49 PM
Mykster,thankyou.Is there a specific calculator that can perform those functions and if so where can I buy one.Thanks.

Mykster
05-23-2002, 10:01 PM
www.caculated.com

I think you can get them at HD or Lowes.