A wide range of packed cements and premixed products is currently available from builders’ merchants throughout the UK.

This guide includes:


  • Basic information on each packed cement and premixed products.
  • Guidance on appropriate applications for:
    • General Concreting
    • Mortars
    • Rendering
    • Floor Screeds
    • Ready-to-Use products
  • Advice on recommended mixes for these applications.
  • Ready reckoner and tables for estimating quantities.
  • Technical matters for consideration during a project, and associated application details.
  • Health and Safety issues.