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Old 04-22-2011, 04:19 PM   #1
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How much topsoil do i need?

Hello my name is Travis,
i've recently bought a new house in a develpment and have some landscaping to do how much top soil is required to for laying sod down. Also how do figure out how much soil i will need to get trucked in my lot is 140'x40' wide


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What kind of soil is there now? Was the lot scraped clean of topsoil?

Your lot is 40x140----how much is covered by driveway and house?



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length x width x depth/27 equals cubic yards. If you wanted 2" over that area it would be 40 x 140 x .166/27 = 34.5 cubic yards
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