MULCH and SOIL COVERAGE CALCULATOR:
To calculate the total cubic yardage of mulch and soil you require,
please fill out the information below.

Step 1: Calculate the square footage of application area:
(provide measurements in feet)

Length:    Width:  

Total Square Footage: 

Step 2: Enter the depth you would like the mulch or soil:
(provide depth in inches)

       

 

TOTAL Product Needed in Cubic Yards:

For Black Magic Eco-Soil™ topsoil, consider an approximate 30% compaction rate.

For Certified Playground Turf™ CHIPPED, consider an approximate 20% compaction rate.

For Certified Playground Turf™ SHREDDED MULCH, consider an approximate 30% compaction rate.

Approximately 13.5 two-cubic foot bags of mulch is equivalent to one-cubic yard of mulch.

Approximately 27 one-cubic foot/40lb bags of soil is equivalent to one-cubic yard of soil.

QUICK COVERAGE CHARTS:

This chart will help you determine the approximate quantity of two-cubic foot bags you will need.

Depth of Mulch 1,000 Square Feet 10,000 Square Feet
2" 84 bags 834 bags
3" 125 bags 1250 bags

How many feet does one cubic yard of mulch cover?

Depth of Mulch Square Feet Covered
1" 324
2" 162
3" 108
4" 81
5" 64
6" 54
7" 46
8" 40.5
9" 36
10" 32
12" 27