How to Tell Cement From Plaster?

Answer Cement and plaster are 2 totally different products. The similarities are that both are mixed with water and allowed to harden. Both are products that are air dried and can be poured into molds or ... Read More »

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How to Mix Portland Cement Plaster?

Plastering is almost as much an art form as it is a building trade. As such, the exact mix of ingredients in any form of plaster frequently varies from one craftsman to the next. As far as the Amer... Read More »

Where does the unused cement go from a cement mixer?

they will want to rinse their chutes where they pour it...if its not too far back to the plant they will add water and spin the drum till they get back to the plant...there they usually have a plac... Read More »

What is the difference between plaster& plaster of Paris?

Plaster is a substance mainly used in building and construction. There are three main types of plaster--lime plaster, gypsum plaster and plaster of Paris, a type of gypsum plaster with a variety of... Read More »

The Difference Between Casting Plaster & Plaster of Paris?

Plaster of Paris is the most recognized name for casting plaster, but the two terms are used interchangeably. There are several different types of plaster that can be used for a variety of casting.