Elite Terracotta Primer

Introducing Elite Terracotta Primer: The Perfect Water-Based Foundation for Terracotta Roof Coatings

Elite Terracotta Primer is a specialised water-based primer explicitly designed for raw uncoated, glazed or vitrified terracotta roof surfaces. This high-quality product is the perfect foundation for applying terracotta roof coatings, ensuring optimal adhesion and long-lasting performance.

Terracotta roofs require a primer tailored to their unique characteristics and challenges. With its advanced formulation, Elite Terracotta Primer is precisely engineered to enhance the adhesion of coatings on terracotta surfaces. Applying this primer creates a strong and stable base that maximises the performance and durability of NuTech Paint’s terracotta roof coating systems.

Features & Benefits

  • Solvent-free, low VOC and low odour
  • Excellent adhesion
  • Easy application
  • Water clean up

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Application Guide


All substrates must be clean, free of loose material, grease, efflorescence salts, mould, fungi, form oil mastic compounds, silicon or other foreign matter before coating.


Stir product well before using and apply the product using a low nap roller or long bristle brush. Ensure coverage is even to the surface being treated. For airless spray system, spray Elite Terracotta Primer using tip size of 19-21 thou.

Quick Reference Roof Coating Guide


Not suitable for powdery or oxidised substrates

Not to be used as primer for areas with rising moisture or negative hydrostatic pressure.

Elite Terracotta Primer
Quick Reference

Suitable Surfaces

Terracotta Tiles


Milky white viscous liquid


8.5 - 9.0



Film Forming Temperature:


Coats Required:

1 Coat

Recoat Time:

1 - 24 Hours

Touch Dry:

30 - 40 Minutes (at 25°C)

VOC Levels:

<1 g/L



Ambient Application Temperature:

10°C - 30°C

Coverage Rate:

12 m2/L


Water Based

Water Clean-up

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Important Notice

The information given in this data sheet is based on many years experience and is correct to the best of our knowledge. However as the use of our product is beyond our control we can only be responsible for the quality of our product at the time of dispatch. For additional information about specifications or application please contact our company. As this information is of a general nature we cannot assume responsibility for individual use.