HOW TO CALCULATE YOUR DEBRIS WEIGHT

DEBRIS WEIGHT CALCULATOR

To help estimate the weight of the contents of your dumpster, please refer to the list of common debris types and
their
accompanying weights per cubic yard.

DEBRIS WEIGHT (LBS) WEIGHT (TONS)
Bricks 2500 -3500 1.25 – 1.75
Concrete & Asphalt 3500 – 42001 1.75 – 2.1
Dirt 2000 – 3000 1 – 1.5
Drywall 500 – 750 .25 – .375
General Household Debris 150 – 400 .075 – .2
Sand 3000 – 3200 1.5 – 1.6
Shingles (asphalt) 2400 – 2600 1.2 – 1.3
Shingles (slate) 9000 – 10000 4.5 – 5
Stone 2600 – 2800 1.3 – 1.4
Wood 300 – 500 .15 – .25
Yard Waste (no dirt) 400 – 700 .2 – .35

For questions or help on calculating your debris weight, feel free to give us a call!