sand construction lime

  • Lime in Building Construction | Graymont

    Lime has been used in building construction for thousands of years to create durable mortar and plaster. Though lime putty was originally used for such applications, most modern applications utilize hydrated lime. Dolomitic Type S hydrated lime is preferred for applications in North America, due to its exceptional water-retention capability and proven performance.

  • TXI 50 lb. Hydrated Lime-5195 - The Home Depot

    The TXI Hydrated Lime 50 lb. is useful to substantially increase the stability, impermeability and load-bearing capacity of subgrade. The lime is able to reduce plasticity and moisture-holding capacity. The lime is also designed to improve stability and raise the pH level in soil. Plasticity reduction; Reduction in moisture-holding capacity ...