Terraco offers a comprehensive range of jointing, skimming and surface preparation products, adapted to meet the varying requirements of plastering and painting contractors, as each product type is formulated with different performance properties.
These surface preparation products are available as ready-mix products, the Handycoat range, or as dry-mix products, the Handymix range. The Handycoat products are available as either Low VOC or as Ultra Low VOC products. Ultra Low VOC products are marked with the EcoLife symbol. Read more on EcoLife.
Handycoat® – Skimming and Jointing Compounds (Ready-mix)
A market leading brand. Gypsum based plaster board is today one of the dominant construction materials for light weight structures in homes and commercial premises. Handycoat products are ideally suited as a gypsum board jointing compound and as a skimcoat on walls and ceilings. Handycoat Lite is the light weight version of the original Handycoat® products – 30% lighter! A highly versatile range – used by plasterers and painters for patching hairline cracks, repairing damage to plaster and paint work, filling nail holes in wood work, for making good around door and window architraves and for filling along the top of skirting boards – to name but a few popular usage areas. Handycoat products are easy to sand and are designed to reduce the amount of dust suspended in the air.
Handymix™ – Skimcoats (Dry-mix)
Skimcoat and repair compounds used for filling fine cracks and surface defects in lightweight concrete, fairfaced dense concrete, blockwork and brickwork. They are suitable for both interior and exterior surfaces providing a hard, smooth water-resistant finish.
Terraco Acrylic Crack Filler is a permanent, flexible, ready mixed, crack repair compound which does not flake off and retains adhesion.
Handycoat Interior is a general purpose ready-mixed skimcoat and jointing compound for levelling interior masonry and gypsum board surfaces.
Handycoat Exterior is a ready-mixed skimcoat for levelling exterior masonry and cement fibre board surfaces.
Handycoat GJC (Gypsum Joint Compound) is a premium skimming & jointing compound for gypsum boards (walls & ceilings)
Handycoat ACP is a ready-mixed skimcoat for cold surfaces to minimise condensation problems
Terraco is a market leader in spray-applied surface preparation compounds especially our Sprayplaster system. Read more about our renders and mortars.
Handycoat Gypsum Joint Compound is a ready to use filler for use as a jointing compound and skim coat for gypsum boards.
Designed to repair and reface concrete, these shrinkage-compensated concrete repair compounds are produced to the strictest quality standards.
High performance, self-levelling floor compound used to level concrete floors and screeds prior to application of final finishes.
Terraco offers a comprehensive range of primers for use in conjunction with the various finishing systems in our catalogue.