Mixing sand and cement by hand like this is a great way to make enough mortar for DIY projects. Mixing mortar with a builders spot like this is fantastic because it allows you to keep sand and cement mixes smaller, therefor fresher and better. The only trouble with 'knocking up' any sort of spot mix or wheel barrow mix, has been taking care of your back. Here I give my technique for a spot mix that I don't find back intensive. For smaller mortar mixes try a bucket mix : http://youtu.be/X0q_2VuFUOI To clean you builders spot afterwards try this : http://youtu.be/M8HmMNTM2Ho For more help with sand and cement mixes look here : http://www.fixmyroof.co.uk/mix-cement-mortar/ You can use this basic method for mixing all sorts of common sand and cement mixes or concrete for jobs like... Pointing slabs, chimneys, ridge tiles, walls... Brick laying, block laying... Mixing concrete, post mix, concrete worktops...
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