# How Many Cubic Feet Is A Bag Of Mulch?

How much is a 2 cubic foot bag of mulch?

For example, at a recent visit to a garden center, bagged cedar mulch was \$5.99 for a 2 cubic foot bag. Bulk mulch was \$46 per cubic yard. A cubic yard (often just called "a yard") is 27 cubic feet. So the price per cubic foot was bulk, \$1.70; bagged, \$3.00.

How much does a 3 cubic foot bag of mulch cover?

Using 3 cubic foot bags:

DEPTHArea Covered: 8'x8' (64 sq. ft.)Area Covered: 25'x4' (100 sq. ft.)
2" = 18 sq. ft.3.5 bags needed5.5 bags needed
3" = 12 sq. ft.5.3 bags needed8.3 bags needed
4" = 9 sq. ft.7.1 bags needed11.1 bags needed

How many sqft does a bag of mulch cover?

12 Sq. Feet

Mulch At 2 Inches Deep
2 cf BagsSquare Feet Covered
1 Bag12 Sq. Feet
5 Bags60 Sq. Feet
10 Bags120 Sq. Feet

## How many bags of mulch make a cubic yard?

Most bagged mulch is sold in 2 cubic foot bags. So, for every 13.5 bags, you need one cubic yard.

## How do I calculate how much mulch I need?

Keep in mind that mulch is sold by the cubic yard. One cubic yard of the material covers a 324-square-foot area an inch deep. So, to determine your total, multiply your square footage by the depth in inches desired, then divide by 324. Here's your formula: Square footage x desired depth / 324 = cubic yards needed.

## How do I calculate cubic feet of mulch?

Multiply your total area in feet by how deep you want your mulch in inches. For example, if your square footage is 648 and you want a 2-inch depth, multiply 648 by 2 to get 1296 (648 x 2 = 1296). Divide your answer by 324 (1 cubic yard of mulch will cover 324 square feet 1 inch deep).

## How deep should your mulch be?

How much mulch should you apply? You should spread your mulch to be two to four inches thick. If your mulch is too thin, then weeds can push through. If your mulch is too thick, it prevents water from reaching the soil.

## How many square feet will 2 cubic ft of mulch cover?

12 sq feet
DepthOne 2 Cubic Foot Bag Covers
2”12 sq feet
3”8 sq feet
4”6 sq feet
5”4.8 sq feet

## How many bags of mulch do I need chart?

Use this calculator to work out the amount of mulch you might require for your garden project, with results given in cubic yards, cubic feet, litres and number of mulch bags.

Coverage for 3 cu.ft bag of mulch.

Desired depthCoverage per bag
1 inch36 sq.ft
2 inches18 sq.ft
3 inches12 sq.ft
4 inches9 sq.ft

## How many square feet will 1.5 cubic feet of mulch cover?

To determine how much mulch you will need, measure the area you plan to mulch by length and width.

Desired DepthOne 3ft³ BagOne 1.5ft³
1″ deep36 ft²18 ft²
2″ deep18ft²9ft²
3″ deep12ft²6ft²
4″ deep9ft²4.5ft²

## How many square feet is 10 cubic feet?

Cubic feet to Square feet Calculator

1 cubic feet =1 ft21 cubic feet
10 cubic feet =4.6416 ft231.6228 cubic feet
11 cubic feet =4.9461 ft236.4829 cubic feet
12 cubic feet =5.2415 ft241.5692 cubic feet
13 cubic feet =5.5288 ft246.8722 cubic feet

## How many bags of mulch is 5 cubic yards?

Number of bags for Cubic yard Equivalence
1 Cu. Yd5 Cu. Yds.
1 Cu. Ft. Bag27135
1.5 Cu. Ft. Bag1890
2 Cu. Ft. Bag1470

## How much does 2 cubic foot of mulch weigh?

When using wood mulch, 2 cubic feet will weigh approximately 20 pounds. Straw mulch will tip the scale just as much, weighing in at 40 pounds for 2 cubic feet. Compost mulch will total 88 pounds for 2 cubic feet. The same can be said for rubber mulch.

How much is a 2 cubic foot bag of mulch? For example, at a recent visit to a garden center, bagged cedar mulch was \$5.99 for a 2 cubic foot bag. Bulk mulch was \$46 per cubic yard. A cubic yard (often just called “a yard”) is 27 cubic feet. So the price per cubic…