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How much soil,mulch do I need?

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by johngreen, Apr 2, 2006.

  1. johngreen

    johngreen LawnSite Member
    from iowa
    Posts: 20

    Does anyone have a landscape caculator the will figure how much of something you will need per sq ft?
  2. Trinity Lawn Care  LLC

    Trinity Lawn Care LLC LawnSite Senior Member
    from NJ
    Posts: 946

  3. qualitylawnmanagement

    qualitylawnmanagement LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,001

  4. Daner

    Daner LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,308

    But what is the formula...Without the calculator??...
  5. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 13,496

    10'x10' x3" deep = 1 cu. yd.
  6. johngreen

    johngreen LawnSite Member
    from iowa
    Posts: 20

    Thanks for the replys.
  7. Talon

    Talon LawnSite Member
    Posts: 7

    One cubic yard will do 1" for 324 square feet. (I use 325 square feet to work with rounder numbers)

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