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Distinguish between Plastering vs Pointing..?

Distinguish between Plastering vs Pointing

Distinguish between Plastering Pointing, Between Plastering Pointing, properties  Plastering Pointing, Propretise of pointing and Plastering,

Plastering

  • Plastering does the process of covering rough covers with plastic surface i.e is Mortar
  • To get an even, smooth, regular, clean and durable surface.
  • It overcomes the defective workmanship cover-up of unsound & cheap quality materials.

Pointing

  • Pointing is used to denote the finishing of mortar joints.
  • In stone masonry or brick masonry
  • The joints are racked out up to a depth of 13 mm
  • Then space is filled up by suitable mortar in the desired shape
  • To protect joints from the adverse effects of the atmosphere & improved appearance.