Mulch Calculator

How much mulch do i need? Enter the square footage and depth in inches of your area to calculate how much mulch you will need.

How do i calculate how much mulch i need to cover my garden?

Calculating how much mulch a garden requires can be broken down into 5 simple steps.

  1. First, break up your garden or areas you are filling into easily measured sections. For example if you have two square locations on different sides of the house, split those up.
  2. The next step is the measure the square footage of your area. This is done by measure the length and multiplying by the width.
  3. The next step is to add all the square footage of your sections together.
  4. Next, determine the depth of your mulch.
  5. Lastly, enter the information into the calculator above.
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