Blog

How to use AeroTuff AAC blocks

How to use AeroTuff AAC blocks:

 
1. Stacking-

team copy

Stacking should be on dry and smooth surface so as to prevent them from the damage and contact with moisture.



2. Mortar for masonry

team copy

AAC mortar mix or cement: sand (1:6).





3. Wetting of block

team copy

Before application of mortar or usage dip the block in water and lift immediately.



4. Mortar thickness

team copy

Mortar thickness should be limited to 10-12 mm.





5. Coping beam

team copy

Coping beam with 2 no’s 8mm reinforcement After 1.2mts height





6. Curing of masonry walls

team copy

Curing is required for only mortar joints.





7. Cutting of blocks

team copy

For cutting of blocks use a hacksaw or rotary cutter or hand wood saw.





8. Lintel support

team copy

Minimum 150 mm support for lintels at both side. Lintels should be placed on mortar bed.





9. Electricity and sanitary changes

team copy

Chases to be grooved before plastering of wall by using electrical cutter and chiseled gently without hammering to avoid damages to walls.





10. Plaster

team copy

Minimum plaster thickness 12 to 15 mm.
 

Top

Leave a Reply

Required fields are marked *.


Top