A trowel is a hand tool which is used for smoothing, digging, levelling, spreading and various other similar tasks and is made up off light weight stainless steel so that it can be used and carried easily. Brick and plaster are the two important trowels which are used in construction work while garden trowels are mostly used in garden area and are heavier that the brick and plaster trowels.
These types of trowel are described as follows -
Bricklayer's Trowel -
It is made of stainless steel and is also known as pointing trowel as it's front shape is pointed, it is generally used for picking small quantity of cement and plaster materials during construction work and for spreading purpose like to spread the cement or paster on bricks and other materials.
Plastering Trowel - It is made of stainless steel and is used for smoothing the cement and plaster applied on floor or wall.
Garden Trowel - A garden trowel has a scoop-shaped front end made of stainless steel and a long handle. These garden trowels are used to dig garden area or to lift earth materials.
Some of the popular brands are : FORGE STEEL