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sisyphus 04-03-2011 09:32 AM

longevity of mortar
 
Hi everyone, I have half a bag of mortar that's been sitting in my basement for at least 3 years. It's still in powder form. is it still any good?

mudmixer 04-03-2011 04:00 PM

Throw it away.

It is cheap and has been opened and will not be as good as new bag.

Any problems are going to cost you more than another 1/2 bag (which you cannot get).

Even contractors throw away a 1/2 bag before the next day or week-end.

Dick

sisyphus 04-04-2011 07:24 AM

thanks, I'll throw it out.


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