Landscaping Coverage Chart

Landscape Coverage Chart

Visit Alsip Home & Nursery’s Bulk Yard to find Mulch, Soil & Sand sold by the cubic yards and cubic foot bags. Additionally, Alsip Home & Nursery offers Weighed Stone both sold by the ton and by individual weight. Below are charts to assist you in configuring how much material you may need for your projects.

Soil & Mulch by the Cubic Yard

Need to know how much a cubic yard of mulch of soil will cover? Try this.

One Cubic Yard Coverage (Square Feet) Depth
300 1″
150 2″
100 3″
75 4″
50 6″
25 12″

Cubic Yards to Cubic Foot (Bags)

Unsure whether you’ll need bags or yards of mulch of soil? Try this.

Cubic Yards 1 CU.FT. Bag 2 CU.FT. Bag 3 CU.FT. Bag 4 CU.FT.Bag
1 27 14 9 7
2 54 27 18 14
3 81 41 27 20
4 108 54 36 27
5 216 135 68 45

Stone by the Ton

How much stone will you need to cover a square foot area? Try this.

One Ton of Rock will Cover (sq.ft.) Depth
240 1″
120 2″
80 3″
75 4″
60 6″
50 5″
40 6″
20 12″
Based on stone up to 1½

Specialty Stone

Looking to try something different? Try this.

Stone Type Square Foot Depth/Measurement
Lava Rock 180 3″
Flagstone Coverage 125 1½”
2-4″ 65 Per Ton
5-12″ 45 Per Ton
4″ Strip Stone 65 Per Ton
8″ Wall Stone 20 Per Ton

All measurements shown above are approximate.