Available in 19 base colors with 3 achievable shades for each color (A,H, & X) Solomon is the most commonly specified brand called for by architects and contractors with needs for coloring mortar/cement in Masonry construction and repairs.
Color pigments made from iron, chromium & cobalt, mixed metal oxides and titanium dioxides. Colors will not fade or run from material once cured.
Our experience: In our combined 35+ years experience in masonry restoration, Terry and I have not come across a more durable, consistent, or easier to use color/dye for mortar.
From color matching tuckpointing on a historic restoration project to just finding the perfect color mortar for your new brick, block or stone project, you won't go wrong with Solomon. It's the only color we'll sell, because it's the only one that works.
Each 4lb. Bag will come with mixing instructions to achieve 3 Shades of specified color (A, H & X) Instructions will be for 60-80lb premix mortar bags (Available at most material yards & hardware stores) or 70lb Masonry cement bags for custom mortar mixes.