How to estimate lava rock?

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by gcbama, Mar 29, 2006.

  1. gcbama

    gcbama LawnSite Member
    Messages: 29

    Do you figure lava rock the same way as mulch when figuring
    how many yards for a job?


    CLARK LAWN LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,526

    lava rock is sold by the ton around here 1 ton of 1.25" lava rock will cover approx. 225sq. ft. at 2.5" deep
  3. drsogr

    drsogr LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,275

    You don't! LOL lava rock is ugly!
  4. justanotherlawnguy

    justanotherlawnguy LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,282

    Yeah, you measure it like you would for mulch, then you multiply it by 5. Lava rock $ucks:laugh:
  5. sheshovel

    sheshovel LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,112

    Not if you have CoaCoa looks really nice.

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