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Cementing brick in cold weather

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by pjslawncare/landscap, Jan 20, 2003.

  1. pjslawncare/landscap

    pjslawncare/landscap LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,410

    Does anyone use cement (type N) to build short walls out of solid brick pavers. Is there something I can add to cement so it wont freeze if it gets cold while using or after using?
     
  2. AGLA

    AGLA LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,774

    There is an additive,I think it is called C21, that helps out. There does come a point where it is just too cold.

    I'll try to remember to ask the masons at work tomorrow.
     
  3. BRL

    BRL LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,211

    I have used stuff called Winter Admixture for Mortar & Concrete. Its made by a company called Euco. Works down to 15 degrees. Wouldn't have been able to use that for a week & a half here as night time temps have been well below that. You should be able to get it where you get your pavers.
     

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