Mulch/Loam Calculator

Simply enter the values (numbers only) and press the calculate button.

Total Area:

Desired thickness of loam or mulch:

You will need:



Determine approximately how many square feet there is to be mulched. Measure the length x width of the bed to determine the total square footage. Example 20’ x 15’ bed is 300 square feet.

For a new bed, we recommend 3” deep. If the bed has previously been mulched, you would need 1-2”.

If you need help calculating the area, please call us- we are glad to help. Once you calculate your area, please contact us for pricing.

When calculating stone:

Stone is sold by the ton, not the yard. Use the calculator to the left and multiply the cubic yards by 1.5.

One yard of stone = 1.5 ton.