concrete patio

Old 08-08-06, 03:51 PM
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How much concrete will I need to pour a 5ftX 8ft.X 3inche thick patio.There will not be any structures built on this deck.Will I need wire mesh and rods for this project?
Old 08-09-06, 02:45 AM
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You will need .37 yards. If getting it from a ready mix plant, the minimum order is 1 yard, so you'd have a lot extra. 3 inches is a bit thin, the norm is 4 inches. Since you're pouring thin, I'd say go with the reinforcement. On something that small, wire mesh should be enough. Good luck.


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