Cubic Yard Calculator

A helpful dirt estimator and cubic yard calculator to help you get an idea of how much material you might need for your job. You can use these to calculate dirt fill, sand, gravel, topsoil and most other types of fill construction material. These numbers can be helpful when you are trying to determine things like fill dirt prices for your project, the cost of gravel, top soil price, asphalt pricing, concrete costs and the like.

If you’re asking the question, how much dirt do I need? This is the webpage for you.

It’s important to understand the background to calculating volume. In essence you are arriving at the volume capacity of a space, this could be anything from a swimming pool to a driveway. To formulate this calculation you will need the width, length and height of the space you are working to. Our calculator is a cubic yard calculator.

We also have some other useful calculators, Conversion Tables, this calculator will convert any unit of measurement for you. Our Concrete Cubic Yard Calculator is specifically designed for calculating concrete cubic yardage.

As a guide to the cubic feet calculator remember:

27 cubic feet in one cubic yard (3’ x 3’ x 3’)
46,656 cubic inches in one cubic yard (36” x 36” x 36”)

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Cubic Yard Calculator and Dirt Estimator

This calculator allows for circular and more complex calculations.

Slabs, Square Footings, or Walls

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Hole, Column, or Round Footings

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Circular Slab or Tube

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Concrete Calculator

When calculating the level of aggregates or top soil you may also be considering lawn renovation services including whole lawns, patches, core aeration. If so we recommend using an organic fertilizer.

Your may also wish to conisder a poultry litter, this has long been recognized as a rich, natural source of nutrients and organic matter. The proprietary process dries and pasteurizes poultry litter to create both pellets and granular fertilizer that can be used as a stand-alone organic fertilizer or to complement other products. Pasteurized, pelletized and bagged poultry litter.

We would also recommend considering some outdoor lighting for you landscaping project with low voltage lighting installations very popular.

Creative landscape designs, landscape renovations can add real value to your property.

Our dirt estimates tool and calculator is ideal for lawn Care professionals, Pavers, Patio layers, Walkways, Walls, Stone Walkways, Landscape Lighting, Mulch specialists. Our cubic yard calculator will help with Patio Design, Patio Construction, Walkways & Patios Flagstone Walkway laying. This tool can help refresh your landscaping to a picture perfect vision.

We’d also recommend putting down pre-emergent to keep weeds from sprouting and would suggest bi-weekly or monthly checking to maintain upkeep of your landscaping project. Also don’t forget seasonal insect control.

Spreading top soil and compost in your landscaping project can be time consuming so you may wish to consider hiring a bobcat to help with your project.

If you’re laying turf please consider a premium golf course type fertilizer or natural fertilizer derived from composted poultry manure, ammonium sulfate, methylene urea, soft rock phosphate, sulfate of potash, ferrous sulfate.

If you are going to put your home on the market this will help you attain an attractive appearance for a great first impression!

So remember to plan ahead for your landscaping project to get the most pleasure out of your home with new mulch, seasonal flowers, arbors, bird baths, ponds, pond less waterfalls and a variety of unusual landscape plantings.