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Can you test for washing up liquid in cement motar mix once it has gone off?
3 Answers from MyBuilder Bricklayers
fairy liquid is a no no its not allowed no more
in your mortar , for the likes of wet dash or anything like building .....when it drys off it leaves little holes that frost particles can get in and damage your render or brick or block work ....speacially just a bit above building tempature
and yes it weakens your mortar mix
it makes a good batch tho but
i wouldnt use it
Answered 6th Nov 2011
yes you can it weakens the mix,the only time to use fairy is doing the dishes
Answered 3rd Nov 2011
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