McFarlane's Bark - Frequently Asked Questions
 

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How much product will I need?
A. Measure the square footage of the area that you want covered (length x width)
For example: 10' x 4'=400 sq. ft. This will give you the total area in which you will gauge your order.

Q. What is the recommended depth?
A. Bark Dust: for weed control, spread 2 1/2" — 4" deep.
Nuggets and Cedar Chips: for playgrounds spread at least 6" deep. Child care facilities require 12" Deep.
Compo-Stuff: spread compost liberally, between 2" and 4" depth.

2" depth covers 162 square feet
2 1/2" depth covers 130 square feet
3" depth covers 108 square feet
3 1/2" depth covers 92.5 square feet
4" depth covers 81 square feet


Q. How much is a unit?
A. 1 unit = 7.4 yards

Q. How much does a unit cover?
A.

1" depth covers 2400 square feet
1 1/2" depth covers 1600 square feet
2" depth covers 1200 square feet
2 1/2" depth covers 1000 square feet
3" depth covers 800 square feet
3 1/2" depth covers 700 square feet
4" depth covers 600 square feet
6" depth covers 400 square feet