PREMIUM PLUS® Interior/Exterior Multi-Surface Primer & Sealer

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For a versatile primer that's excellent for stain-blocking, adhesion and sealing Interior/Exterior surfaces, choose BEHR PREMIUM PLUS Interior/Exterior Multi-Surface Primer & Sealer. This 100% styrene acrylic formula resists medium to heavy stains, and can even be used on metal, aluminum and to cover old oil-based paint. It's also tintable, so it's great when you're looking to make a color change. This is also a low odor, low VOC formula.

 

 

Finish
Dries to a non-reflective sheen which minimizes the appearance of minor surface imperfections.
Best for use in
Over properly prepared uncoated and previously painted interior/exterior surfaces
Coverage
250-400 Sq. Ft. per Gallon

Read important application instructions to ensure optimum paint performance.

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Product Usage

30 Min Dries to Touch
1 HR Ready to Topcoat

250-400 Sq. Ft 
Coverage per Gallon

Soap & Water
Clean-Up

Protect
from Freezing

Where to Use

Over properly prepared uncoated and previously painted Exterior surfaces. Ideal for Masonry, Stucco, Galvanized Metal, Vinyl, Aluminum, Wood, Concrete and on glossy surfaces or oil-based paint.

Usage Summary
Preparation
  • All surfaces should be properly prepared and cleaned.
  • Remove loose paint, wash off chalk, dirt, and grease with detergent, rinse and allow to dry.
  • Remove mildew stains with a mildew stain removing product.
  • Scuff sand glossy surfaces and repair imperfections.
  • Remove all dust with a damp cloth, allow to dry.
  • For new or uncoated wood, use a product such as BEHR PREMIUM® No. 63 All-In-One Wood Cleaner.
  • Etch galvanized metal with a product containing muriatic acid.
  • Allow masonry/concrete surface to cure for 30 days before applying.
  • All masonry surfaces must have a pH of 13.0 or less prior to coating.
Application†
  • Apply when air and surface temperatures are between 50-90°F (10-32°C).
  • Use a high quality 3/8-1/2" nap roller cover, nylon/polyester brush or an airless sprayer (.015-.021" spray tip, 60 mesh filter).
  • Stir primer occasionally. 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.
  • Two coats may be needed over stains and woods that contain tannins.
  • Spot prime patched areas first, follow with a complete primer coat. Topcoat within 30 days.
  • Bright or deep colors require a tinted primer.
  • Have primer tinted close to topcoat color with no more than 4 ounces of colorant per gallon.
    † On stained surfaces, topcoat in 4 hours, for heavy stains, topcoat in 16 hours.
Disposal
  • For disposal of empty containers, unused paint and soiled rags, contact your household refuse collection service.

 

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LIFETIME LIMITED WARRANTY

Behr Process Corporation warrants to you, the original residential consumer purchaser, the performance of this product as described on this label for so long as you reside in your home. THIS WARRANTY IS NOT VALID WHEN THE PRODUCT IS NOT PROPERLY APPLIED TO A PROPERLY PREPARED SURFACE OR CARED FOR IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LABEL DIRECTIONS. This warranty is not transferable. If this product is found not to perform as specified on the label during the warranty period, Behr Process Corporation will, at its option and upon presentation of proof-of-purchase (the original receipt), either furnish an equivalent amount of new product or refund the original purchase price of this product to you. This warranty excludes (1) labor and costs of labor for the application or removal of any product, and (2) any incidental or consequential damages, whether based on breach of express or implied warranty, negligence, strict liability or any other legal theory. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights, which vary from state to state. Note to residents of the State of New Jersey:  The provisions of this warranty, including its limitations, are intended to apply to the fullest extent permitted by the laws of the State of New Jersey. To obtain warranty service, call 1-800-854-0133. Behr Process Corporation reserves the right to inspect any and all application of the product prior to processing your claim made under this warranty.

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PREMIUM PLUS® Interior/Exterior Multi-Surface Primer & Sealer is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 25.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Saved my ceilings! I was suggested to purchase this product after my painter forgot to apply primer to new drywall before painting on the interior color. As an architect, I know that forgetting to apply new drywall primer is a critical mistake as it can lead to future bubbling and peeling of paint if left alone. We sanded all the walls and ceilings down and used this multi surface primer and sealer to save our brand new drywall! So far so good as it has not peeled and is surviving the colder weather.
Date published: 2018-12-04
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