How much concrete is needed for a metal fence post?

Answer The size of the hole determines the amount of concrete that's required. A 60 lb. bag of Quikrete concrete fills a 10-inch diameter hole 2 feet deep using a 4-inch diameter pole.Source:Quikrete Se... Read More »

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Do you have to put concrete around a fence post?

On One Hand: Concrete Adds StabilitySetting a fence post in concrete makes it easier to align the post because there is less tamping, or packing down of the soil, needed to secure the post. Concret... Read More »

How much concrete do I need for a fence post hole?

It is recommended to dig a hole, in depth, that is one-third the height of the fence post. Set the post into the hole and fill the remaining space with concrete. There is no specific amount of conc... Read More »

How to Set a Wood Fence Post Using Dry Ready-Mix Concrete?

Wood fence posts are commonly used to support a variety of fencing materials including wood, wire and plastic. Serving to fence small and large animals alike, wood fence posts are available in diff... Read More »

How much concrete is needed to pour a 20x20 concrete slab?

Assuming the slab is three-inches thick, you need 13,320 pounds of dry concrete, or 333 40-pound bags. You can calculate the exact amount for a different depth by calculating the cubic yards of the... Read More »