What is a yard of topsoil?

Answer A yard of topsoil means a cubic yard, which is 27 cubic feet. Determine the cubic feet of your garden to see how much topsoil you need by multiplying the garden length by the width, then by the dep... Read More »

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How much coverage is in a yard of topsoil?

Topsoil is sold by the cubic yard. The area one cubic yard will cover depends on how thick the soil is spread out. Topsoil distributed at a depth of one inch will cover 324 square feet; at a depth ... Read More »

How many pounds are in a yard of topsoil?

One yard of topsoil weighs an average of 1 ton, or 2,000 pounds. The weight of topsoil varies depending on the moisture content in the soil. The damper the soil, the heavier it is.Source:American T... Read More »

How much does a yard of topsoil cover?

It depends on how thick you are making the layer of topsoil. A yard is equal to 27 cubic feet. Therefore, if you are laying it 3 inches deep, you can expect a yard to cover about 100 square feet. I... Read More »

How much does a yard of topsoil weigh?

One cubic yard of topsoil weighs slightly more than 1 ton, or 2,000 lbs., according to American Topsoil. This much topsoil can cover an area of 27 square feet to a depth of 12 inches.Source:America... Read More »