## Garage Door Rough Opening – 8′ – 10′ – 9×8 – 16×8 – opening Size

For a garage door replacement project, you need to know how to measure for garage door. But make sure you know the terms like rough opening, rough framing, and finished opening Measuring rough opening of a garage door include measuring the width and height of rough opening along with headroom, side room, as well as … Read more

## How much will a ton of asphalt cover? (with Calculator)

While you have got questions about asphalt coverage like how much will a ton or asphalt cover or how much does a ton of asphalt color or calculate coverage of 1 ton asphalt. In our today’s post, I’ve shared with you asphalt calculate that will help you easily calculate the coverage of 1 ton asphalt … Read more

## How far apart can you span a ceiling joist? (2×4, 2×6, 2×8)

If you’re using a 2×4 simple wood ceiling joist, you can span it from 4 to 12 feet. The exact span for a ceiling joist depends on factors like type and grade of lumber, the spacing, the load. Normal spacing of ceiling joist is 16 inches or 24 inches on center. Ceiling joist is a … Read more

## How Many bags of concrete Needed per Fence Post?

Generally, the amount of concrete needed per fence post depends on the size of the post as well as the size of the hole i.e. the depth and diameter. In general practice, 1-4 bags of concrete per fence post is all you need. Whether you’re upgrading your existing fence or are installing a new one … Read more

## How many 40lb, 50lb, 60lb and 80lb bags of concrete are in a cubic yard

While you’re using ready-mix bag of concrete, you’re interested to know how many bags of concrete in a yard? Well, bags of concrete per yard depend on the size of the bag you choose. An 80 lb bag of concrete will obviously cover more per yard than a lb bag. Be it Quikrete, Skrete, or … Read more

## How much does a bag of concrete cover? (Bags of 40 lb, 60 lb, 80 lb, & 90lb)

While you’re repairing foundation walls, paving a driveway or building a sidewalk; you need ready-mix concrete bags. There’re different sizes of bags available like 40 lbs, 60 lbs, 80 lbs and 90 lbs (on the basis of weight). But before buying ready-mix concrete bag, you might be interested to know how much does a bag … Read more

## Concrete Block Calculator – How many blocks you need?

While working on masonry projects, there’re number of times you need a Concrete block calculator to help you calculate concrete blocks needed to build a wall.   Whether you’re laying a new wall or are replacing a brick wall with a concrete block, this online calculator help you estimate the number of blocks required as … Read more

## Fence Cost Calculator – Wood – Chain link – Vinyl – Privacy

Finding the overall cost of fence installation project is quite a daunting task. It involves knowing the average costs and finding the dimensions for your home. If you’re lucky to have a simple lot, finding dimensions might be a simple step but knowing average cost is a whole new ball game. But with our fence … Read more

## How wide is a 55 inch TV? – Here’s your TV Dimension Guide

So, while seeing different sizes of TV in market, you read 55 inch and are now wondering – How wide is a 55 inch TV? You might already know that the manufacturers specify the size of TV by taking into account the diagonal of the screen. Anyhow, knowing your TV width and height is a … Read more

## What is a 8 on 12 roof pitch – 8/12 roof pitch (with Calculator)

The 8 on 12 roof pitch or 8/12 roof pitch is a pretty common residential roof pitch that corresponds to an angle of 33.690 degrees. It depicts the steepness of a roof such that for every 12 inches or horizontal run there’s a rise of 8 inches in height of roof. We express roof pitch, … Read more