Important Aspects To Be Considered When Plastering

Plastering work should be levelled, plumbed up and the joints should be at right angle at the corners or edges.

It must cover the non-verticality and non-horizontality of walls and columns which are resulting from poor workmanship and non-standard bricks.

Generally, the plaster thickness should not exceed 15 mm. Else the mortar bulk might tend to fall due to its self-weight and thus the cracks can be initiated in later stages.

The mortar mix proportion of cement: sand = 1:5 is generally used for the wall plastering.

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