Bark Mulch

Mulch Calculator

Simply enter the values (numbers only) and press the CALCULATE button

Length feet

Width feet

Desired Thickness of Topsoil or Mulch: inches

Total Cubic Yards Needed:

Mulching your garden offers these benefits and is well worth the effort:


  • Bark mulch inhibits weed growth and germination.
  • Bark mulch helps retain soil moisture and protects your plants from drying out quickly
  • Bark mulch moderates soil temperature fluctuations
  • Bark mulch protects plant roots from the winter cold
  • Bark mulch protects plant roots from the hot summer heat and keeps plant roots cooler
  • Bark mulch beautifies landscapes
  • Bark mulch adds nutrients to your garden as it breaks down
  • Mulches can help prevent soil compaction.
  • Bark mulch can prevent crusting of the soil surface, thus improving the absorption of water into the topsoil.