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BEHR® Oil-Base Semi-Gloss Enamel

BEHR® Oil-Base Semi-Gloss Enamel

For a tough, easy-to-clean look on multiple vertical surfaces, use BEHR Oil-Base Semi-Gloss Enamel. This mildew-resistant formula is fast drying, and will help protect both interior and exterior surfaces from scuffs, rust and household chemicals.

Finish
Semi-Gloss Finish.
Where to Use
Ideal for Wood, Drywall, Plaster, Masonry, Metal, Well-bonded Wallpaper, Brick, Stucco, Aluminum and Cinder Block.
Coverage
350-550 Sq. Ft per Gallon

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Where to Use

Properly prepared Interior or Exterior surfaces such as: Wood, Drywall, Plaster, Masonry, Metal, Well-bonded Wallpaper, Brick, Stucco, Aluminum and Cinder Block. Do not use on horizontal surfaces.

Usage Summary

4-5 HR Dry Time
24 HR Recoat Time
350-550 Sq. Ft.
Coverage per Gallon
Mineral Spirits
Clean-Up
Protect
from Freezing

Preparation & Prime

Proper surface preparation is required

  • All Surfaces must be clean, sound, dry and free of dirt, oil and grease stains. Remove mildew stain with a stain removing products
  • Interior Wood Trim, Door & Cabinetry: Remove all loose and peeling paint; scuff sand glossy surfaces; caulk and repair imperfections. Sand all wood surfaces in the direction of the wood grain to the desired smoothness. Remove all dust from sanded surfaces with a damp, lint free cloth.
  • Exterior Wood: Use a product such as BEHR PREMIUM® No. 63 All-In-One Wood Cleaner.
  • Interior/Exterior Concrete & Masonry: Allow new stucco, and masonry to cure for 30 days. Use a product such as BEHR PREMIUM no. 990 Concrete & Masonry Degreaser & Cleaner. Powerwash to remove chalk on exterior surfaces.
  • Interior/Exterior Metal: Etch galvanized metal with a product such as BEHR PREMIUM No. 991 Concrete & Masonry Cleaner & Etcher. Follow all label instructions.

Prime

  • For all exterior surfaces, us a product such as BEHR PREMIUM PLUS® No. 436 Exterior Multi-Surface Primer & Sealer. For all interior surfaces, use a product such as BEHR PREMIUM PLUS No. 75 All-In-One Primer & Sealer. Follow all label instructions.

Application

  • DO NOT THIN. Stir before and during application.
  • When working with more than one can of the same product, intermix to ensure color uniformity.
  • Use adequate ventilation during application & drying process.
  • Certain colors may require more than one coat to achieve complete hide and coverage.
  • Use product when air and surface temperature are 40-90˚F (4-32˚C).
  • Apply a thin coat using a high quality china bristle brush, 1/4”-3/8” nap roller or an airless sprayer (.013”-.015” spray tip).

Dry Time

  • Longer dry time required in cooler temperatures and higher humidity.
  • Wait at least 7 days before rinsing or cleaning the surface with a mild, non-abrasive detergent.

Disposal

  • Properly dispose of all soiled rags.
  • For disposal of empty containers and unused product 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).