The cement mortar is one of the greatest binding material widely used in construction. A bonding paste prepared by adding a certain quantity of water with cement and fine aggregates is called mortar.
The quality and strength of the mortar are depended on the binding material. So don’t compromise on the quality of the material.
Cement Mortar Ratio
The cement mortar ratio will be different based on the work and suitable type of cement mortar ratio will be select accordingly.
The recommended Mix Ratio has listed below for the various type of work.
|SI||Nature of Work||Ratio|
|1||Brick Masonry||1:6 or 1:5|
|2||Half Brick Masonry||1:4|
|4||External wall plasering||1:5|
|5||Internal wall plastering||1:4|
|10||Water logged Area||1:3|
|12||Laying of Fire Bricks||1:2|
|15||Beam or Lintel||1:2:4|
|17||PCC||1:4:8 or 1:3:6|
|18||Water Pond Making||1:12|