Cement texture is cement plaster finishes or wall finishes. Its mortar is prepared in cement-based material and the finish is very decorative. It is applied with the sand faced plaster and with a trowel, after that, it is colored with paint.
Cement plastered finish is prepared in the form of mortar with cement, water, and sand in the proper method and applied to achieve the smooth finish.
Cement texture finish is the decorative finish & its mortar is prepared in cement-based materials.
This type is used in all engineering works where high strength is required, for example, flooring, foundation, etc. The cement is also used in the concrete finishes.
As cement is the powdered ceramic, the addition of water can be molded and sets into solid mass bonding well to many surfaces. There are many different types of cement but most popular is Portland cement for the construction.
Contribution of Cement Mortar In Cement Texture:
In addition to water, the paste is prepared by mixing sand and cement in suitable proportions. Generally, there is 1 part of cement and 2-8 parts of clean sand and the mortar must be used in half an hour.
By mixing lime and sand in suitable proportion addition with water, the lime mortar paste is prepared. These mortars are inferior to cement mortar in tightness and in strength.
This type is used in constructions that are above to ground level.
Light Weight Mortar:
By mixing wood powder and sawdust with cement or lime mortar, this paste is prepared.