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Gravel Calculator

Use Billd’s gravel calculator to determine the quantity of gravel needed for your next project.

Gravel Calculator


How to use the gravel calculator

This gravel calculator estimates the cubic yards of gravel needed to complete your next project. To use the calculator simply enter the length, width, and thickness of the gravel you are going to be placing and click on the “calculate” button.

How to get gravel for your next construction project

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Calculate how much gravel your project will need

To estimate the quantity of gravel required on your project, measure the area and thickness where you will be placing the gravel. You should reference your project’s drawings and specifications to help determine the thickness and type of gravel that is being used. Then enter your measurements in Billd’s gravel calculator.
The estimated weight is based on an average weight of 1.13 tons per cubic yard of gravel.
The estimated cost is based on the average cost of gravel of between $40 and $55 per cubic yard. The price of gravel depends on a variety of factors including:
2

Find a gravel supplier

To determine the right gravel supplier for your project you should reach out to several aggregate suppliers and landscaping suppliers. Look for suppliers that are close to your project’s location. Generally, the closer the supplier is to your project the more money you will save on transportation costs.
3

Get quotes from gravel suppliers

Using your gravel quantity estimate, call or email your local gravel suppliers to determine the best price per cubic yard of gravel delivered to your job site.
4

Pay for your gravel with Billd

Turn your 30-day terms into 120-days with any material supplier. We pay your supplier, you pay us. It’s that simple. Enroll for free.

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