When you have a construction project or landscaping task that involves excavating dirt, it’s important to estimate the cost of removing that dirt. Whether you’re a homeowner looking to level your backyard or a contractor bidding on a construction project, our Dirt Removal Cost Calculator can help you determine the expenses involved.

**Formula**

To calculate the cost of dirt removal, our calculator uses the following formula:

Total Cost = (Length x Width x (Depth / 12) / 27) x Cost per Cubic Yard

Where:

- Length: The length of the excavation area in feet.
- Width: The width of the excavation area in feet.
- Depth: The depth of the excavation area in inches (converted to feet).
- Cost per Cubic Yard: The cost per cubic yard of dirt removal.

**How to Use**

- Enter the length of the excavation area in feet.
- Enter the width of the excavation area in feet.
- Enter the depth of the excavation area in inches.
- Enter the cost per cubic yard of dirt removal in dollars.
- Click the “Calculate” button to find the total dirt removal cost.

**Example**

Let’s say you have an excavation area that is 20 feet long, 10 feet wide, with a depth of 24 inches, and the cost per cubic yard is $30. Using the calculator, the total dirt removal cost would be $300.

**FAQs**

**What is a Dirt Removal Cost Calculator?**- A Dirt Removal Cost Calculator is a tool that helps you estimate the expenses associated with removing dirt from an excavation site.

**How accurate is the calculator’s estimate?**- The calculator provides a reasonably accurate estimate, but actual costs may vary based on specific project conditions.

**Can I use this calculator for commercial projects?**- Yes, you can use this calculator for both residential and commercial projects.

**What units should I use for measurements?**- Enter the length and width in feet, and the depth in inches.

**What if I have irregularly shaped excavation areas?**- For irregular shapes, break the area into smaller, more manageable sections, and calculate each separately.

**Is this calculator suitable for landscaping projects?**- Yes, it can be used for landscaping projects that involve dirt removal.

**Can I change the currency for the cost per cubic yard?**- No, this calculator uses dollars as the currency.

**Is there any cost involved in using this calculator?**- No, this calculator is provided free of charge for your convenience.

**Is the result rounded to the nearest dollar?**- No, the result is rounded to two decimal places.

**What if I encounter any issues with the calculator?**- If you encounter any problems or have questions, please contact our support team for assistance.

**Conclusion**

Our Dirt Removal Cost Calculator simplifies the process of estimating how much it will cost to remove dirt from your project site. Whether you’re working on a small residential project or a large commercial endeavor, this calculator can help you budget effectively and make informed decisions about your excavation costs. Save time and effort by using our calculator to get a quick estimate of your dirt removal expenses.