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Guidelines


  • One cubic yard covers approximately 100 square feet to a depth of 3″.
  • One 2 cubic foot bag (soils and mulches) covers approximately 8 square feet to a depth of 3″.
  • One 75 pound bag (gravel, sand) covers approximately 4 square feet to a depth of 3″.




For one ton of flagstone:


  • ½" thick will cover about 300 square feet.

  • 1″ thick will cover about 150 square feet.

  • 1 ½" thick will cover about 100 square feet.

  • 2″ thick will cover about 75 square feet.

  • 2 ½" thick will cover about 60 square feet.







For wall rock:


  • One ton of wall rock will build about 25 Square Feet of wall.
  • One cubic foot of rock weighs approximately 150 pounds.



For pebbles:


  • One Ton is 2000lbs.

  • One ton is about .8 yard.

  • One ton covers about 130 square feet to a level of 2".
  • One 75 pound bag covers approximately 5 square feet to a level of 2".






Applications

  • Sand – B gravel, filter sand, winter sand, bunker sand, beach sand.

  • Pea gravel – driveways, paths, drainage, private roads, ponds,water features, aquariums, exposed concrete, terraces and patios.

  • Glacial Rock (1-3″) – dry beds, rock gardens, dead zones, drainage(mild slopes), ponds, water features, and planters.

  • Glacial Rock (3-5″) – dry beds, rock gardens, dead zones, drainage (modest slopes), ponds and water features.

  • Glacial Rock (5-9″) – masonry, retaining walls, dry beds, rock gardens, dead zones, drainage (modest/steep slopes), ponds and water features.

  • Glacial Rock (9-24″) – masonry, retaining walls, dry beds, rock gardens, dead zones, drainage (modest/steep slopes), ponds and water features.