# Yard Of Concrete Elegant

**In certain communities batch concrete delivered goes for around 80 per cubic yard.**

**Yard of concrete**. Calculate and the answer is 0 08 cubic yards for one concrete tube. Ready mixed concrete by the yard is good for. According to the table above one cubic yard of concrete placed at a thickness of 5 inches covers 65 square feet.

One cubic yard of concrete is equal to 2 03 short tons which costs an average of 50 to 75 per ton. Bags of concrete to pour the same slab. Then add 10 percent to allow for spillage and slab depth variations to help determine the concrete cost per yard.

The formula for cubic yards is this. Note that this calculation is the volume of your tubes only and does not account for any overflow or loss at the bottom of your tubes. The area of the driveway is 1 080 square feet 60 feet x 18 feet.

Multiply the length 10 ft by the width 10 ft by the depth 35 ft or 4 in and divide it by 27 the number of cubic feet in a cubic yard. In higher demand areas it can run as 150 or more per cubic yard. In a perfect universe our 1 080 square foot driveway will need exactly 16 62 cubic yards of concrete 1 080 square feet 65 square feet equals 16 62 cubic yards.

Multiply 0 08 x 50 4 total cubic yards of concrete for 50 tubes. All concrete is estimated in cubic yards one cubic yard 27 cubic feet. Foundation slabs for a house.

For reference a cubic yard of concrete which is 27 cubic feet will pour a 9 by 9 foot slab at a thickness of 4 inches. Concrete which is a mix of water aggregate and cement is most commonly sold by the cubic yard but is also available in pre mixed bags. Calculate the volume of your area after determining its shape see the examples below by multiplying it with the thickness of the concrete.