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PREMIUM PLUS® Interior Ceiling Paint

PREMIUM PLUS® Interior Ceiling Paint

For a paint specifically designed to take on a variety of ceiling surfaces, choose BEHR PREMIUM PLUS Interior Ceiling Paint. This flat, non-reflective sheen is spatter-resistant, and will maintain the original acoustical properties of your ceiling.

Finish
A flat sheen has a matte, non-reflective finish that's easy to clean, touches up well and will also hide minor surface imperfections.
Where to Use
Primed or painted Interior Ceilings.
Coverage
250-400 Sq. Ft. per Gallon

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Where To Use

Primed or painted Interior Ceilings.

Usage Summary

1 HR Dry Time 
2 HR Recoat Time
500-800 Sq. Ft 
Coverage per Gallon
Soap & Water
Clean-Up
Protect
from Freezing

Preparation

  • Remove loose paint, wash off any dirt and grease with detergent, remove mildew stains with a mildew stain removing product.
  • Scuff sand glossy surfaces.
  • Countersink nailheads, repair imperfections and sand smooth.
  • Remove all dust with a damp cloth, allow to dry.
  • Allow new stucco, plaster and masonry to cure for 30 days before priming.

Prime

  • Use a product such as BEHR PREMIUM PLUS® All-In-One Primer & Sealer No.75.
  • On new drywall in low-moisture rooms, use a product such as BEHR PREMIUM PLUS® Drywall Primer & Sealer No. 73.

 

Application

  • Use product when the surface and air temperatures are between 50 - 90°F (10-32ºC).
  • Stir paint occasionally. Intermix containers of the same product to ensure color and sheen uniformity.
  • Use a high quality 3/8-1/2" nap roller cover, nylon/polyester brush or an airless sprayer (.015”-.019” spray tip, 60 mesh filter).
  • Coverage is 250 to 400 sq. ft. (23-37 m²) per gallon depending on the surface texture, porosity and application method.
  • Do not thin if using a roller or brush; however, if using a sprayer and thinning is required, thin with water at a rate of no more than 1/2 pint per gallon.
  • Certain colors may require more than one coat for complete hide.
  • Popcorn style acoustic ceilings, use acoustic ceiling roller cover or airless sprayer (.015-.017 spray tip).

Dry Time

  • Dries to touch in two hours at 77°F (25ºC) and 50% humidity, re-coat in 2 hours. Longer dry time required in cooler temperatures and in higher humidity.
  • After two weeks, cured paint film may be cleaned with a mild, non-abrasive liquid detergent.
  • Dry paint film is mildew resistant

 

Clean Up & Storage

  • Use soap and water.
  • Properly dispose of all soiled rags and protect unused product from freezing.
  • For disposal of unused paint products, please contact your household refuse collection service.

To consult with a BEHR Certified Coatings Professional, call 1-800-854-0133 Ext. 2 (U.S.A. only).

Refer to the BEHR Interior Paint Guide for additional tips or get perfect color coordination with COLORSMART BY BEHR™.

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