# Question - Can you buy gravel in bags?

Answered by: Matthew Mitchell  |  Category: General  |  Last Updated: 27-06-2022  |  Views: 931  |  Total Questions: 14

Unfortunately, most big box stores do not sell their products in bulk. You may find small 5 lb bags of the gravel that you're looking for, but purchasing twenty of these bags will end up costing you a lot more than if you were able to just purchase the exact amount of stone that you needed in one, bulk order. Crushed Stone - Gravel - Bagged - Landscape Rocks - The Home Depot. A 50-pound bag of pea gravel is equivalent to 0. 5 cubic foot, so two 50-pound bags cover 1 cubic foot. These bags are available at most home improvement stores. The price will vary by location, but it's generally in the range of \$4 to \$6 per bag for plain or neutral pea gravel. More vibrantly colored stone generally comes with a price tag of up to \$8 per bag. Gravel Calculator Gravel, Chippings and most Pebbles Cobbles Useful Coverage recommended depth 50mm Useful Coverage recommended depth 100mm 1 bag = 0. 25m2 approx. 1 bag = 0. 12m2 approx. 4 bags = 1m2 approx. 8 bags = 1m2 approx. 1 Bulk Bag (850kg) = 10m2 approx. 1 Bulk Bag (850kg) = 5m2 approx.

### What is the best gravel for drainage?

Hard rocks such as granite or river gravel prove viable options for a French drain because they won't break down over time as much as other rock varieties, such as sandstone and limestone.

### How much gravel do I need calculator?

http://www.lestersmaterial.com/Bulk-Material-Cubic-Yard-Ton-Calculator/Tons-Bulk-Sand-Gravel-Limesto

Length in feet x Width in feet x Depth in feet (inches divided by 12). Take the total and divide by 21. 6 (the amount of cubic feet in a ton). The final figure will be the estimated amount of tons required.

### Where can I get free gravel?

https://www.thespruce.com/how-to-get-free-rocks-for-your-garden-1388593

Here's how to get all the free rocks you need for your garden: 01 of 06. Visit Construction Sites. Klaus Vedfelt / Getty Images. 02 of 06. Help a Farmer. 03 of 06. Talk to Road Construction Crews. 04 of 06. Go Rockhounding. Curb Shop for It. alejandrophotography / Getty Images. 06 of 06. Shop Craigslist and Freecycle.

### What is the best gravel for a driveway?

https://www.gardeningchannel.com/best-types-gravel-driveways/

Top layer choices for gravel driveways might include crushed shale, limestone, granite and concrete, along with other types of gravel in various colors to meet your aesthetic needs.

### How much crushed gravel do I need?

https://www.thespruce.com/how-much-crushed-stone-do-i-need-2132517

In the construction world, most materials are measured in cubic yards. Multiply the length (L), in feet, by the width (W), in feet, by the height (H), in feet, and divide by 27. This will tell you how many cubic yards of crushed stone you need. When using this equation, make sure all of your measurements are in feet.

### Where can I find gravel?

https://minecraft.gamepedia.com/Gravel

Gravel is also found on beaches, near small pools of water, river, in gravelly mountains biomes covering most surface and underwater covering bottom of normal, cold, frozen ocean biomes, and deep variants. Gravel also generate as part of cold underwater ruins.

### Does Home Depot have pea gravel?

Pea Gravel-40200029 - The Home Depot.

### How many bags of gravel equal a yard?

https://www.klsupplies.com/calculator

Bags or Bulk There are 54 bags of stone or soil per 1 cubic yard. There are 27 1 cubic foot bags or 18 1. 5 cubic foot bags of mulch per yard. Consider a ½ cubic foot bag of stone or soil weighs about 50 lbs and will cover 2 square feet at 3" deep.

### Can you buy gravel in a bag?

Unfortunately, most big box stores do not sell their products in bulk. You may find small 5 lb bags of the gravel that you're looking for, but purchasing twenty of these bags will end up costing you a lot more than if you were able to just purchase the exact amount of stone that you needed in one, bulk order.

### How much will a ton of gravel cover?

https://www.doityourself.com/stry/how-much-gravel-is-needed-for-your-driveway

Using 2 inches for the depth, the following measurements are a guide to the amount of gravel coverage per ton: 1/4 to 1/2 inch gravel, 100 square feet per ton; 1/2 to 1 inch gravel, 90 square feet per ton; and 1 1/2 to 2 inches gravel, 80 square feet per ton.

### How many bags of rocks do I need?

Divide the cubic yards you need to cover with river rock by the number one bag of covers. For example, if you need 25 cubic feet of river rock and each bag covers 1/2 cubic foot, buy 50 bags.

### What is the cheapest gravel?

https://homeguide.com/costs/gravel-prices

Gravel Cost Per Yard. Bulk gravel costs \$15 to \$75 per yard on average. Crushed concrete, sand and gravel mix, and crushed shells are the cheapest stones at \$15 per yard. Crusher run, pea gravel, steel slag, and river rock typically cost \$50 per yard or more.

### How much pea gravel do I need calculator?

If the area to be covered is a square or rectangle, you easily can calculate the amount of pea gravel needed by hand. Measure the length, width and depth in feet of the area to be covered. Multiply the three numbers together. Divide by 27 to get the number of cubic yards of pea gravel needed.