# How much dirt do you need to fill a 12 X 4' X 4' square?

12 x 4 x 4 = 192 cubic feet

### How do you fill a hole in your yard where an above ground swimming pool used to be?

With Dirt, Seriously, depending on what you want to do with the landscaping you will need to bring in enough fill dirt to level off the yard to ensure proper drainage. When putting in fill dirt be sure to remember that new dirt will settle so pack the dirt down in layers as you add it and overfill the hole.

### How much fill dirt do you need to fill a 717 square foot area that is 7 inches deep?

If the area that needs filling is rectangular shape and the bottom of it is a consistent 7 inches you should need about 418.25 cubic feet of fill dirt. I used the formula for finding the volume of a three dimensional rectangle which is height times width times depth. Using 717 as the width times depth which is the formula for the area of a rectangle, but it would instead be called width and length…

### How is fill dirt measured?

the way we measure dirt quantities is we do a topo with TOPCOM equipment. But, if that is not available you can always measure to get an area and then multiply by the height and then divide by 27 to get cubic yards. That is how ge use to get dirt quantities. There are also online tools available for consumers and contractors that provide a quick, easy, and accurate calculation to determine exactly how much…

### How do you fill a pool with dirt?

Take a shovel, proceed to fill with dirt Firstly remove the hydrostatic valve in main drain if one has been installed. Pool floor should also be permeated with holes. When filling with dirt you need to use good clean fill that is then compacted and allowed to settle solid over a long time before building. You also need to check with your local authority regarding regulations and further advice.

### How many bags of dirt that is 1 cubic feet does it take to fill a garden box 4 feet by 9 feet?

The area of the garden is 9 x 4= 36 ft2, so the volume of dirt you need would be length x width x depth. Since you didn't say what the depth was, the number of bags of dirt, which is equal to the volume you want to fill in cubic feet is just 36 x the depth you want to fill with dirt. If you only want to have about a 2 inch layer…

### Where can you find clean fill dirt?

Clean Fill Dirt One way to get that stuff is if you place a big sign in your front yard that says "NEED CLEAN FILL". This works some times. Contractors may see these signs and remember where they are at and dump their fill at your house because it may be closer that where they usually take it. With this method, sometimes you get unwanted dumping at your site. Another way is to join of…

### How many square feet equal 1 cubic foot?

There are no square feet in any cubic feet. Those two units are used for completely different things, and they don't convert to each other. "Square feet" tells you how much carpet you'd need to cover the floor of a room. "Cubic feet" tells you how much water you'd need to fill the room, floor to ceiling.

### How much is a cubic meter of soil worth?

What kind of dirt? It matters. "Fill dirt" is worth approximately nothing. It's common for places that have more than they want to give it to anyone in exchange for them taking it away; places that need it may be willing to pay the transport costs to bring it in, but not much more than that. Topsoil or loam, on the other hand, is worth considerably more; how much more depends on the quality and…