Mortar Mix: How to Choose the Right One for Your Project

Builder Layer Brick Wall Using Mortar Mix
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Mortar mix is traditionally used to fill the gaps between bricks and stone work when building. 

Often the type of mortar used for building was dictated by what was available locally so the local sand quarry would produce a particular colour and that’s what the buildings in that area would use. 

Bruce Bendall

Bruce is a third generation builder, based in the South West, with over 30 years’ experience in the building industry. He specialises in new build homes, extension and renovation projects, and his even built homes for self build industry guru David Snell. Bruce has recently completed his latest self build.