Mutual Materials recommends cleaning as a standard final step on all hardscape installation projects. Cleaning the project can enhance color, remove efflorescence, halos, scuff marks, job-site debris, and dirt.
For professional installers, Mutual Materials recommends NMD 80™ New Masonry Detergent from EaCo Chem, an effective cleaning solution for hardscape installations.
NMD 80 New Masonry Detergent is also popular for cleaning mortar stains from concrete masonry unit (CMU) walls.
Cleaning as a final installation step can:
- Remove and prevent efflorescence
- Bring out the true color
- Prepare for sealing
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