Plastering sand and its usage
Plastering sand also known as rendering sand is a vital element combined with cement and water at exact ratios to achieve the ideal plastering material. It is pivotal that the particle distribution and fines content in plastering sand is precise to ensure the structural integrity as well as appearance of the final product. Plastering sand has strong adhering characteristics while maintaining the flexibility to work easily on floors, walls and/or surface.
How to use Plastering Sand?
Plastering sand, hydrated lime and cement are mixed and applied to exterior walls. This process is called rendering
- House walls
- Internal / External rendering
- Top dressing of both lawns and garden beds
- Paving preps – This is usually when compaction is not as crucial, but high drainage is of high importance
- Screeds on both floors and walls
If you are not sure how much soil you will need for the job,
It is easy to work out using a simple formula
LENGTH(m) X WIDTH(m) X DEPTH(m)