Multipurpose Mortar

Easy to use sand and cement mortar


Multipurpose Mortar is a quick, easy to use sand & cement mortar suitable for a wide range of applications. Factory produced formulation to produce a professional quality dry mix mortar.

Specially formulated multipurpose mortar to provide superior workability, excellent bonding and long lasting durability, whatever the application. So simple to mix and easy to use.


Where can Multipurpose Mortar be used?

Brick laying

When using Tarmac Multipurpose Mortar ensure any loose material is removed prior to application of the mortar. Tarmac Multipurpose Mortar is quality assured. Initial set time is 6 hours depending on conditions. Typical compressive strength at 28 days is 4N/mm2 (20oC)

Block Paving

Factory produced formulation to produce a professional quality dry mix mortar for block paving.


Tarmac Multipurpose Mortar is designed for pointing application. When repairing pointing joints the depth of the joint should be twice the width.

Rendering and Patching

Perfect for rendering and patching applications, Tarmac Multipurpose Mortar is widely available across retail and merchant stores. Also, available in bulk delivery.

Slab fixing 

Tarmac Multipurpose Mortar is widely used for fixing slabs. For a level finish we suggest brushing any loose debris from the surface of the area prior to use.


Tarmac Multipurpose Mortar conforms to BS EN998-2.

Repointing bricks

When using Tarmac Multipurpose Mortar for repointing bricks ensure any loose material is removed prior to application of the mortar for optimum performance.

Grouting bolts

When using Tarmac Multipurpose Mortar for grouting bolts avoid adding too much water as this will weaken the mortar mix and affect the strength and setting time.

Repairing drains

Quality assured, factory produced Multipurpose Mortar suitable for repairs.

Setting posts

Designed for use in posting setting applications.

Why use Multipurpose Mortar?

Sizes available

(56 poly bags per pallet)

(60 tubs per pallet)

Multipurpose Mortar contact


Nationwide network

UK Coverage

Tarmac is a national network of localised businesses, offering construction material supply. In addition, our building products division has a nationwide network of 19 production and distribution plants, including co-located plants with our internal quarries, which enables us to provide an efficient service across the UK.

Continual improvement

We are continually investing in new plant, manufacturing and bagging technology to ensure quality consistency and our commitment to the ‘Ultimate Manufacturing’ framework empowers us to deliver continuous operational improvement.

Promotional support

Marketing materials

Our products aren’t just easy to use, they’re easy to sell. We offer our stockists a full range of high impact support materials from point of sale materials, to yard banners and posters, not only that, our products are available in attractive, durable, rip resistant poly packaging. 

Website ready

We understand that web activity is more important than ever with many consumers now browsing your website before buying. We have a descriptive text for each of our product range, along with a library of images for you to upload to your website to enhance product listings. 


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