Applying mortar coats on the surfaces of walls, columns, ceiling etc. to get smooth finish is termed as plastering. Mortar used for plastering may be lime mortar, cement mortar or lime-cement mortar. Lime mortar used shall have fat lime to sand ratio of 1 : 3 or 1 : 4. If......

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## How to Calculate The Total Bags of Cement for a Unit Area of PlasteringHow to Calculate The Total Bags of Cement for a Unit Area of Plastering

February 23, 2018February 23, 2018As a Civil Engineer on site, you should be able to know the amount of cement require for plastering a Particular Area covered. Knowing this will prevent you from running loss. I will explain to you how to calculate the amount of cement require for plastering We use the following mix......