MORTAR COLORS – Tuckpointing and Brick Repair

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Mortar color camples. Actual cured mortar with color additive sample

The most basic and readily available colors area pictured here. More colors can be created by combining and playing with mix ratios

Gray, the base color, that is unless you substitute the commonly used standard Portland Cement with its brother, White Portland Cement. This White Portland Cement with lime and white Silica Sand produces, you guessed it, a white mortar.