Unsure about how much compost you need?

Confused with how much a yard of compost is? Or just want to make sure you are not buying too much. Use our calculator to formulate a plan for your project

The Compost Calculator

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Depth (inches)
(there are 27 cubic feet in a cubic yard)
Total Cubic Yard(s)

Recommended Applications

  • For New Lawns: 1-2 inches of compost
  • Top Dressing: ½ inch of topsoil
  • Raised Bed Garden: 6-8 inches of compost/garden blend/topsoil