How to Properly Mix Concrete

Learn how to mix concrete so you get the right strength and consistency every time.

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Bucket
  • Dust mask
  • Wheelbarrow
  • Safety glasses

Shovel, Hoe, Stiff-bristle brush, Rubber gloves

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Concrete, 60- or 90-lb. sack