## How much does a 80lb bag of concrete cover?

**6 cubic feet** for an 80 lb bag. via

## How many cubic feet does a bag of quikrete cover?

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. via

## How big is a 80 lb bag of quikrete?

30 cubic feet, 60 pounds of concrete mix yields . 45 cubic feet and an 80-pound bag yields **.** **60 cubic feet**. One 50-pound bag of Quikrete Fast Setting Concrete Mix yields about . via

## How many cubic feet are in a 60 pound bag of quikrete?

How many cubic feet are in a 60 pound bag of quikrete? 30 cubic feet, 60 pounds of concrete mix yields **.** **45 cubic feet** and an 80-pound bag yields . 60 cubic feet. via

## How many bags of concrete do I need for a 10x10 slab 4 inches thick?

Regarding this, “how many bags of concrete do I need for a 10×10 slab of 4 inch thick?”, at 4 inches thick, generally you will need **49 bags of 90lb ready mix concrete**, 56 bags of 80lb concrete, 74 bags of 60lb concrete or 111 bags of 40lb ready mix concrete for a 10×10 slab. via

## Is quikrete as good as concrete?

**Quikrete premixed concrete is just as good, and strong**, as traditional concrete you buy from a plant or concrete you mix on site. Concrete is made from sand, cement and aggregate stone and that's exactly what's in Quikrete premixed concrete. it's very strong and sets much quicker than traditional concrete. via

## How do you calculate how many bags of concrete do I need?

For concrete, the formula for volume is as follows: length x width x thickness. 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. via

## How many cubic feet is a 5 gallon bucket?

The volume of a five-gallon bucket can be expressed in cubic inches or cubic feet. One U.S. liquid gallon is equal to 0.134 cubic feet, which means a five-gallon bucket is equal to **0.670 cubic feet**. A five-gallon bucket is equal to 1,155 cubic inches. via

## How many bags of cement do I need for 1 cubic meter?

How many bags of cement are needed to mix one cubic meter of concrete? A. One cubic meter of concrete is equal to 1.308 cubic yards of concrete. If there are 5 1/2 bags of cement in 1 cubic yard of concrete, there would be **7.2 bags** in 1 cubic meter of concrete. via

## Can I mix quikrete in a 5 gallon bucket?

Using a 5 gallon bucket **add about ¾ of the required water to the bucket**. Then add the material slowly while the paddle is turning. Add the remainder of the water as needed. This works better if you have two people. via

## Can you put too much water in quikrete?

NOTE: the more water that is added to the mix the weaker it becomes; **adding one extra quart of water per 80 lb bag can reduce the** strength of the concrete by up to 40%. via

## How much water do you add to a 60 lb bag of quikrete?

A 60 lb bag should require **about 1/2 gallon of water**; but start with about 3 pints and mix; then add the rest if you don't like the consistency. Because you don't say “cement” I'm assuming you are referring to a pre-mixed concrete mix like “Quickcrete, or similar. via

## How many bags of quikrete do I need for a fence post?

Most fence post holes will need between **1 - 4 bags** of concrete to securely hold the post in place. The best way to determine the size of the hole is: Diameter of the hole is 3 times the width of the fence post. via

## How many inches does a 60 lb bag of concrete cover?

A 60 lb bag of concrete is premixed of cement, sand and gravel as concrete which yields 0.45 cubic feet volume that is approximately equal as 0.017 cubic yards and it will cover around 1.8 square feet area of upto standard depth of **3 inch** for your Patio or sidewalk. via

## How many cubic feet is a 90 pound bag of quikrete?

**60 cu ft.** (. 016 cu. m) 90 lb. via

## How many bags of concrete do I need for a 12x12 slab?

Regarding this, “how many bags of concrete do I need for a 12×12 slab?”, at 4 inches thick, generally you will need approximately either **104 bags of 60lb or 80 bags of 80lb of premixed concrete** for a 12×12 slab, at 5 inches thick slab, either 131 bags of 60lb or 100 bags of 80lb premixed concrete are required, while at via

## How do you pour a small concrete slab with quikrete? (video)

## How many yards of concrete do I need for a 10x10 slab?

The amount you will need for a 10 x 10 slab is **1.3 cubic yards**, we always add an extra 10% to allow for any slab depth variations or spills that may occur. via

## Does Quikrete last?

Registered. As long as the material is still loose or will become loose with a little shaking Quikrete is a cement based product and **cement really doesn't have a limit on shelf life** as long as it hasn't been exposed to excess moisture or water. via

## Which is better Sakrete or Quikrete?

In general, **Sakrete is more suitable for flat surfaces and fence posts**, while Quikrete is better for curbs, stairs, sidewalks, and other footings. Neither product is better than the other; however, one may be better for a particular job. via

## Can you use Quikrete for a slab?

Concrete is one of the most economical, versatile and durable building materials available. Build a sidewalk, patio, or floor with QUIKRETE concrete mixes no matter your skill level. via

## How many wheelbarrows are in a yard of concrete?

Depending upon your wheelbarrow size (i.e. 2 or 3 cubic feet per wheelbarrow load), it will take **9 to 14 full loads** to equal 1 cubic yard. via

## How much of a yard is a 5 gallon bucket?

There are 202 gallons in a cubic yard. So if you completely fill a 5 gallon bucket up, it would take approximately **40** of those buckets to make up a yard. via

## How many bags of dirt does it take to fill a 5 gallon bucket?

Filling The Buckets

A good rule of thumb is that **for each 2 cubic foot bag of potting soil**, you can fill (3) 5 gallon buckets. Although the buckets can be left to grow in the open, covering them or placing them in a diy planter box can make them quite attractive. via

## Does a 5 gallon bucket hold exactly 5 gallons?

A "5 gallon bucket" can **only be assumed to be five gallons**, give-or-take a gallon - unless you measure it. via

## How many 50kg bags of cement are in a cubic meter?

Procedure To Calculate Cement Bags In 1 Cubic Meter:

Weight of 1 bag cement = 50 kg. =0.0347 cum. = **6.25 bags**. via

## How much cement does a 25kg bag make?

Generally weight of one bag of cement is around 25 kg, 1 cubic metre of portland cement weight around 1500kg or 1.5 tons, so volume of a 25kg bag of cement = 25/1500 = **0.0166 cubic meter**. via

## How many bags of cement do I need for 3000 PSI concrete?

Rounded off it's basically a 1 : 3 : 3 mix ratio

A sack or "bag" of cement weighs 94 pounds so this tells us a 3000 psi concrete mix is also equal to a **5.5 sack mix** of concrete. via

## How much quikrete does it take to fill a 5 gallon bucket?

Your 5 gallon bucket is 0.7777850 cubic feet dry. You will need **2 - 50lb bags** of Quikrete Fast Setting Concrete Mix to complete your project. via

## How long does quikrete take to set?

The concrete sets up in **20 to 40 minutes**, so you can quickly move on to the next stage of the project (a great convenience when setting fence posts) or backfill the hole to finish the job. Under normal curing conditions, you can apply heavy weight to the post (a basketball backboard, for example) after just 4 hours. via

## How many bags of concrete do I need for a 5 gallon bucket?

The 5 gallon bucket is 0.7777850 dry cubic feet. You will need **2 bags of 50kg each** of Quikrete quick-setting concrete mix to complete the project. via