30 cubic feet, 60 pounds of concrete mix yields . **45 cubic feet** and an 80-pound bag yields . 60 cubic feet.

Also, How many bags of concrete do I need for a 10×10 slab?

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You’ll also get the number of 40-pound, 60-pound, or 80-pound **bags of concrete** are needed for the project. For example, a 10′ x 10′ **slab** that is 4″ thick will **need** an estimated 1.23 yards^{3} or 75 60lb **bags of concrete** and will cost roughly $140.

In this way, How much quikrete do I need for a 10×10 slab? Enter the size of the slab you want to build in square feet. The calculator will indicate the number of 60 or **80 pound** bags of QUIKRETE® Concrete Mix you need to build a 4″ or a 6″ slab.

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**How many square feet does an 80lb bag of quikrete cover?**

Quikrete’s Concrete Mix yield’s about . **15 cubic feet** for every 20 pounds of mix, so a 40-pound bag yields . **30 cubic feet**, **60** pounds of concrete mix yields . **45 cubic feet** and an 80-pound bag yields .

**How many bags of cement do I need for 1 yard?**

# It takes approximately 5 **Bags** of Portland **cement**, 8 cubic ft of sand, and 20 cubic ft of gravel to make approximately **1** cubic **yard** (27 cubic feet) of concrete.

**How much water do I need for 80 lbs of concrete?**

Measure the recommended **water** amount (each **80**–**pound** bag of **concrete** mix will require about 3 quarts of **water**). Pour approximately 2/3 of the **water** into the depression.

**Is quikrete as strong as concrete?**

**Concrete** is a mixture of water, cement, sand just like mortar. However **concrete** also has gravel and other coarse aggregates that makes it stronger and more durable. **Concrete** has a low water-to-cement ratio and is a thinner consistency than mortar. One of the concretes we sell is the **Quikrete** Fast Setting **Concrete** Mix.

**How many cubic feet are in a 94 pound bag of Portland cement?**

**What is the difference between concrete and cement?**

**What is the difference between cement** and **concrete**? Although the terms **cement** and **concrete** often are used interchangeably, **cement** is actually an ingredient of **concrete**. **Concrete** is a mixture of aggregates and paste. The aggregates are sand and gravel or crushed stone; the paste is water and portland **cement**.

**How many bags of concrete do I need for a post hole?**

Also 1-1/2 **bags** per **hole** is about right for a 4×4 fence **post**. Also remember, the depth of the **post hole should** be one-half of the above-ground **post** height.

**How much is a cubic yard of concrete?**

**Can I pour concrete over old concrete?**

If the existing **concrete** is in good shape structurally, you **can pour** new **concrete over** it to freshen it up. Proper prep work is key to success when layering new **concrete over old**. If the existing **concrete** is in good shape structurally, you **can pour** new **concrete over** it to freshen it up.

**What’s the coldest temperature you can pour concrete?**

Experts agree that the best **temperature** to **pour concrete** is between 50-60 °F. The necessary chemical reactions that set and strengthen **concrete** slow significantly below 50 °F and are almost non-existent below 40 °F.

**Should fence posts be set in concrete?**

**Setting Fence Posts**in

**Concrete**

**Concrete** is the most secure material for **setting fence posts**, especially if you have sandy soil. Gravel may be okay with dense, clay-heavy soil, but in looser soil, **concrete** is the only thing that will truly keep your **fence posts** stuck in place.

**Which cement is better 43 grade or 53 grade?**

OPC **43 Grade cement** attains a minimum compression strength of **43** MPa in 28 days of setting as compared to OPC **53** which attains a strenth of **53** MPa in the same time. Initial Strength: **53 Grade** attains a minimum strength of 27 MPa in 3 days as compared to only 23 MPa achieved by **43 grade cement**.

**What is the difference between concrete and cement?**

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**concrete**

Although the terms **cement** and **concrete** often are used interchangeably, **cement** is actually an ingredient of **concrete**. **Concrete** is basically a mixture of aggregates and paste. The aggregates are sand and gravel or crushed stone; the paste is water and portland **cement**.

**How many bags of cement do I need for 1 yard?**

Pure **cement**, sand and crushed rock all **have** about the same density, so a block of pure **cement** measuring **1** cubic **yard** of volume (about 3,600 pounds) **will** contain 45 **bags of cement**.

**How much is concrete per post?**

On average, face **brick costs** $6 – 10.50 per square foot installed. Your budget for 1,000 **bricks** can run as little as $340 to as much as $850. Most people report spending $500-600 for 1,000 solid **bricks**. For wall installation, you will need about 7 **bricks** per square foot.

**How much is concrete per post?**

A 80 lb. bag provides 0.6 cubic feet of cured concrete. If you have concrete delivered it is sold by the yard (which is a cubic yard = **27** cubic feet).

**How much water do I need for a 80 pound bag of concrete?**

Measure the recommended **water** amount (each **80**–**pound bag of concrete** mix will require about 3 quarts of **water**). Pour approximately 2/3 of the **water** into the depression. If using liquid cement color, add to the mixing **water**.

**How do you keep concrete from cracking when drying?**

Water is mixed into **concrete** to activate the cement binding agent and as the mix **dries**, it hardens. The **drying**, or “curing,” should be gradual, otherwise **cracking** may occur. To **prevent cracks**, plastic is placed over the curing **concrete** to trap the water inside and regulate its temperature, ensuring gradual curing.

**How do you pour a concrete slab?**

Dampen the gravel base using a garden hose to prevent shrinkage cracking especially in hot temperatures. **Pour** the concrete mix in evenly placed leads; the top of the concrete mounds should be about 2 to 3 inches above the forms before leveling. Consolidate and distribute the concrete evenly using a hoe.

**How much is a 60 lb bag of Sakrete?**

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**How much water do I need for a 60 pound bag of quikrete?**

**How thick should a concrete patio be?**

We generally try to maintain a minimum **thickness** of any **slab** at 4 inches, if the **patio** will have heavy features added on it, you may want to thicken it to 6 or even 8 inches, at least under the area where the feature will be added.

**What is the minimum amount of concrete you can order?**

The **minimum concrete** delivery for ready-mix **concrete** is a truckload of about 10 cubic yards at $119 to $147 per cubic yard. If **you order** less than 10 cubic yards of **cement**, there **will** be an additional fee of approximately $53 per cubic yard.

**What is the minimum amount of concrete you can order?**

Remember, the depth of the **post** hole should be one-half of the above-ground **post** height. (Example: For a 6 feet above ground **post**, use a **post** with an overall height of 9 feet and place 3 feet in the ground). The calculator will indicate the number of 50 lb. bags of QUIKRETE® Fast-Setting **Concrete** you need.

**What is the average cost of concrete work?**

A **typical concrete** slab **costs** $4 to $8 per square foot with most homeowners spending between $5.35 to $6.17 per square foot, or $113 to $126 per cubic yard for both materials and installation. Your final **cost** will depend on the slabs size, thickness, and if you any special reinforcement such as wire mesh or rebar.

**How many bags of concrete can a mixer hold?**

Judging Amounts. Each 80-pound **bag** of ready-mix **concrete** requires about 6 pints of water, for a total weight per **bag** of 86.25 pounds. Five **bags** of ready-mix produces 3 cubic feet of wet mix that weighs approximately 431.25 pounds.

**How many bags of Quickcrete do I need?**

The calculator **will** indicate the number of 60 or 80 pound **bags of QUIKRETE**® Mortar Mix you **need** to construct your project with a 3/8 inch mortar joint. (All yields are approximate and **do** not include allowance for uneven subgrade, waste, etc.)

**How many concrete bags do I need?**

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. 60 pound **bag** yields .017 cubic yards.

**How many square feet is a yard of concrete 4 inches thick?**

Judging Amounts. Each 80-pound **bag** of ready-mix **concrete** requires about 6 pints of water, for a total weight per **bag** of 86.25 pounds. Five **bags** of ready-mix produces 3 cubic feet of wet mix that weighs approximately 431.25 pounds.

**How much quikrete do I need for a 10×10 slab?**

The calculator will indicate the number of 60 or 80 pound bags of **QUIKRETE**® Concrete Mix you **need** to build a 4″ or a 6″ **slab**. (All yields are approximate and **do** not include allowance for uneven subgrade, waste, etc.)