Construction know-hows Cement

We know that you would have numerous questions in your mind related to the construction practices. We are aware this could be anything to do from the materials that are used to the final finishing jobs.

  • Why plastering is required?

    Plaster protects structure from temperature variations; external attacks of sulphates, chlorides, etc. Plaster also provides smooth & aesthetic surface on RCC & Brickwork surface.

  • What precautions should be taken during plaster works?

    Preferably use cement which releases low heat of hydration. A blended Cement is a good choice.

    • Use optimum water at the time of mixing.
    • Do not use dry cement on the plaster surface.
    • At the junction of Brickwork & RCC, chicken mesh or fiber mesh may be used.
    • Wet the surface before plastering.
    • Cure the surface for at least 10 to 12 days.