FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

AVERAGE LOAD SIZES AND WEIGHTS PER MATERIAL 

Q: WHAT CAN MY TRUCK CARRY?

A:  AN AVERAGE FULL SIZED TRUCK CAN CARRY 2 YARDS SOIL (*LESS FOR LAWN), 2-3 YARDS MULCH, AND 1 YARD SAND OR GRAVEL.

FOR A SMALLER TRUCK OR TRAILER 1 YARD SOIL (*LESS FOR LAWN), 1.5 YARDS MULCH, .5 SAND OR GRAVEL. 

THESE ARE ESTIMATES ONLY, AND OUR SKILLED STAFF ON SITE WILL ASSIST IN ESTIMATING. ALL LOAD QUANTITIES AND SECURITY ARE THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE VEHICLE OWNER.

Q: HOW MUCH DOES A YARD WEIGH?

A: OUR SOIL AVERAGES 2000 lbs-2500 lbs WITH LAWN BEING SLIGHTLY HEAVIER. 3/4"GRAVELS 2500 lbs, SAND 2750 lbs, CRUSHED STONE 2700 lbs, STONE/COBBLE 2700 lbs, MULCH 400-800 lbs, AND COMPOST 500-800 lbs. 

ESTIMATED WEIGHT TOTALS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITH WEATHER AND WATER WEIGHT ABSORBED DURING CHANGING SEASONS.