## How much will a ton of gravel cover?

100 square feet

Understanding Size and Coverage 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 m2 does a ton of gravel cover?

Therefore if you wish to apply them at a 50mm depth (the normal depth for a driveway) one tonne will cover 14 square metres. For pedestrian pathways, 35mm is normally sufficient in which case 1 tonne will be sufficient to cover approximately 20 square metres.

**How many square feet will 20 tons of gravel cover?**

How many square feet will 20 tons of gravel cover:- typically, 20 tons of gravel will cover approximately 2160 square feet or 240 square yards or 200 square meters area for standard 2 inch depth. A ton of gravel will cover around 108 sq ft area for 2 inch depth, so 20 tons of gravel = 108 × 20 = 2160 sq ft coverage.

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

Product Coverage Chart

Material | Amount | Coverage *(3” depth) |
---|---|---|

Decorative Rock | 1 ton covers | 75-85 sq. ft. * |

(45-60 sq. ft. for 1 1/2″ – 3″ rock) | ||

Lava Rock | 1 ton covers | 200 – 210 sq. ft.* |

Driveway and Paver Base (Class 2, Class 5) | 1 ton covers | 65-75 sq. ft. * |

### How do I figure out how many tons of gravel I need?

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.

**How do I calculate how much gravel I need?**

Measure the length and width of the area in feet and multiply the figures together. Multiply your area figure by the depth of gravel that you wish to use, ensuring your measurement is also in feet. If your depth is in inches, divide it by 12 first. You now have a cubic feet volume figure.

#### How much does a bulk bag of 20mm gravel cover?

approximately 12 sqm

Based on our 20mm sized stones, 1 bulk bag of gravel will cover approximately 12 sqm at 50mm depth for paths and driveways.

#### What area will 1 ton of Stone cover?

approximately 100 square feet

A ton of gravel will cover approximately 100 square feet, 2 inches deep.

**How much rock do I need to cover an area?**

How much landscaping rock do I need?

Material | Suggested Depth | Coverage Area per 1 ton |
---|---|---|

3”-8” rock | 3”-8” | 60 square feet |

1”-3” rock | 1”-3” | 80 square feet |

3/4”-1” screened gravel | 2” | 100 square feet |

5/8”-1/2” screened gravel | 2” | 120 square feet |

## How do I figure out how much landscaping rock I need?

The landscape rock formula is as follows:

- (Length x width x depth) / 27.
- Sand 1.10 – 1.25 tons (2,200 – 2,500 lb.)
- Landscape Gravels 1.20 – 1.35 tons (2,400 – 2,700 lb.)
- Washed Gravel 1.35 tons (2,700 lb.)
- Washed Limestone 1.20 tons (2,400 lb.)
- Limestone Base 1.35 tons (2,700 lb.)

## How do you calculate a ton?

tonnage, in shipping, the total number of tons registered or carried or the total carrying capacity. Gross tonnage is calculated from the formula GT = K1V, where V is the volume of a ship’s enclosed spaces in cubic metres and K1 is a constant calculated by K1 = 0.2 + 0.02 log10 V.

**How deep should you lay gravel?**

Aim for a depth of around 4 inches and use a square edge spade to ensure the sides of the trench are straight and even. When finished, you should then smooth the bottom of your trench with a rake and compact it using a tamper or other flattening tool.

### How many square feet does a ton of gravel cover?

How Many Square Feet Does a Ton of Gravel Cover? A ton of gravel can cover anywhere from 20 square feet to 240 square feet depending on depth. More rocks per square foot result in a lower coverage rate. At a depth of 1 inch, the coverage is up to 240 square feet, and 3 inches can reduce the coverage rate to 80 square feet.

### How much does gravel cost per yard?

Road base costs $18 to $30 per ton, and plain pea gravel or limestone costs $28 to $45 per ton. Buying gravel in small quantities costs over $100 per ton. It takes 1.4 tons of stone per cubic 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.

**How much does crushed stone cost per ton?**

Bulk crushed stone and gravel prices are $10 to $50 per ton on average. Road base costs $18 to $30 per ton, and plain pea gravel or limestone costs $28 to $45 per ton. Buying gravel in small quantities costs over $100 per ton. It takes 1.4 tons of stone per cubic yard. Bulk gravel costs $15 to $75 per yard on average.

#### How much does a 10×20 gravel walkway cost?

A 4×20 gravel walkway costs $250 installed, a 10×20 gravel patio or landscaping costs $450, and a gravel driveway costs $600 to $1,800 to install. Gravel can also be used as a base for roads, ground cover, or landscaping material. Estimate 3.7 cubic yards of crushed stone per 100 square feet of coverage 12-inches deep (cubic foot).