# FAQ: How Many 60 Lb Bags Of Concrete Make A Yard?

## How many bags of concrete do I need for 1 yard?

On average, it will take 90 40lb bags, 60 60lb bags, or 45 80lb bags to fill one cubic yard of concrete.

## How much area does a 60 lb bag of concrete cover?

A 60 lb. bag provides 0.45 cubic feet of cured concrete. A 80 lb. bag provides 0.6 cubic feet of cured concrete.

## How many bags of quikrete make a yard?

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. If you have a project over a 1/2 a cubic yard you should consider our Mix On-site Concrete especially if you are hand mixing.

## 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.

## 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.

## Can you pour concrete directly on dirt?

Long story short, yes you can pour concrete over dirt.

## How many cubic feet will 60 lb bag of concrete?

Each 60-pound bag of QUIKRETE® Concrete Mix will yield approximately 0.45 cubic feet of mixed 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 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 many 80lb bags of concrete make 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 square feet does a 80lb bag of quikrete cover?

4 sq feet in that amount of cement.

## How many bags concrete do I need calculator?

To determine how many bags of concrete you will need, divide the total cubic yards needed by the yield. Use the following yields per each bag size: 40 pound bag yields.011 cubic yards.

## 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 much area does a yard of concrete cover?

One Cubic Yard of Concrete: 4-inches thick – covers 81 square feet.