Ratio of Cement and Sand for ‘Plastering’

 

 

The ratio of cement and sand for plastering is given below. 

  • 6 MM thickness of cement plaster and cement mortar 1:3 or 1:4 is recommended for cement plastering on RCC surfaces, on the RCC walls, Fascia etc. or as directed by the Engineer,
  • 6 MM to 10 MM thickness of cement plaster and cement mortar in 1:3 or 1:4 ratios is recommended for underside of RCC slabs.
  • 12 MM thick cement mortar in 1:4 ratios is recommended on the walls where smooth side exists.
  • Either 9 or 4.5 MM thick and 15 MM thick cement plaster in 1:4 ratios is recommended on the rough side of the walls.
  • 20 MM thick cement mortar in 1:3 with two coats is recommended in case of vertical Damp Proof Course (DPC).
  • 6 MM thick cement mortar in 1:3 with a coat of white washing is recommended in case of bearing plaster on the walls under the slab.
  • 15 MM thick cement mortar in 1:3 is used with 3 MM thick cement rendering on plaster in case of Dado.

 

 

 
10  Comment(s)
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 4/20/2015 10:20:23 AM
Thanks.This information was Help to My assignment Done.
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 3/23/2015 9:47:11 PM
Very useful information.
Thanks & Regards
Shrinivas India Infrahousing construction Pvt.Ltd.
( Civil Engineers & Contractors ) Mulund
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 3/23/2015 9:45:41 PM
Very useful info. Thank you.
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 1/29/2015 4:02:21 PM
We are serving for with 10 years wast experience in pop space
Phone+91-8983273696
For Image Decor Private Limited
Central Avenue Road, Nagpur-18
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 1/7/2015 10:43:42 PM
Useful technical informations. Thxs.
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 12/11/2014 12:00:29 AM
pls send about calculation of 1:6 mortor
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 12/22/2012 3:52:17 PM
Hey i am doing this plasterwork in australia for last 5 years and i just want to know is there any scope of this work in india ??
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 6/11/2012 3:12:04 PM
i want a wall plaster mach/ auto
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 4/11/2012 10:52:54 AM
yes,very helpful.I could quote my rates accordingly.Thank you.
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 9/29/2011 9:17:38 AM
thank you very much plastering information
More Articles on GharExpert.com

Plastering

Checklist for Cement Plaster

Guideline for labor in cement plaster
 
corner corner
Feedback
Was this article helpful? Let us know how can
we improve it. We welcome both negative and
positive comments.
Your name   :Anonymous
corner corner
 
 
Discuss in forums
Do you need more information? Discuss
with other community members in the
Forums area of the site. Enter details below!
Login or register yourself on GharExpert to
click here
corner corner
 
Sand + Jelly + Cement
Sand + Jelly + Cement







Alfa Plaster/Stone Plaster
Alfa Plaster/Stone Plaster
Coarse Sand
Coarse Sand
Sanded and Stained Wood Finishes Almirah
Sanded and Stained Wood Finishes Almirah
SAND
SAND
sand filling
sand filling
Internal Plaster
Internal Plaster
ceiling designs of plaster of paris
ceiling designs of plaster of paris
ceiling designs of plaster of paris
ceiling designs of plaster of paris
Plaster of Paris
Plaster of Paris
Plaster Cut
Plaster Cut
Newly Plastered Surface
Newly Plastered Surface
Plaster Scraped
Plaster Scraped
Plaster Cut
Plaster Cut
Newly Plastered Surface
Newly Plastered Surface
Plaster of Paris
Plaster of Paris
Alfa Plaster yellow Colour
Alfa Plaster yellow Colour
Crack in plaster
Crack in plaster
Patch in plaster
Patch in plaster
Fibre Cement Planks
Fibre Cement Planks
plaster decorative ceiling
plaster decorative ceiling
Cement Concrete and Brick Work in Foundation of Wall
Cement Concrete and Brick Work in Founda...
Bathroom with Cement Finish
Bathroom with Cement Finish
I am ajay kumar I am contract of plaster of Paris selling work etc...
I am ajay kumar I am contract of plaster...
Click on the image to enlargeClick on the image to Enlarge
Click here to view more pictures
Related Articles
Plastering
Plastering
Plastering not only makes the surfaces smooth but creates a good finishing to the walls, ceiling and roofs also.
Checklist
Checklist for Cement Plaster
In construction work plaster provides protection and decoration. Plaster work is important part of construction, which..
More Articles
Read View all
Hot Articles
Kitchen
Kitchen renovation ,Four Important Aspects to Consider
Renovation is a dreaded word because it means bringing back rigour and newness into something old. Easier said than done
Read Read more
Bathroom
Bathroom Design
Our bathroom designs article includes the remodeling tips, as well as includes the ultimate in bathroom lighting, bath..
Read Read more
Vastu
Vastu Tips for Office
Offices laid out according to Vastu principles are useful in generating financial growth of business. Vastu suggests s..
Read Read more
Orientation
Orientation of Building
To get maximum ventilation and natural light in your house, make sure the building is properly oriented. Orientation o..
Read Read more
Brick
Brick Arches
A brick arch is constructed to cover openings like doors and windows in a building. Arches transmit above loads to the..
Read Read more
Living
Living Room Recliners
Recliners add aristocracy and elegance to your living room. You can fill your living room spaces with stylish and comf..
Read Read more
Modern
Modern Living Room
Modern living room consists of pastel colors, soft furnishing, and sofas with padded arms that always compliment your ..
Read Read more
Kitchen
Kitchen Sink
Stylish sink offers an elegant look to your kitchen interior. Appealing designs of kitchen sinks with maximum function..
Read Read more
More featured articles
Tags
Aggregate Bathroom Board Brick Building Ceiling Cement Color Concrete Construction Dampness Dining Door Finishing Flooring Furniture Glass Home Interior Interior decoration Kitchen Kota Light Marble Paint Plastic Plumbing Pop Sand Security Steel Study Termite Tile Vastu Window
View all tags>>
Copyright 2007- GharExpert.com All rights reserved.  

 
 |  Advertize with us  |  About us  |  Contact us  |  RSS  |  Blog  |  Terms of service  |  Style made simple  |  Decorating slide show  |  Tips  |  Give your feedback  |