Granite Grip™ Concrete Paint Coating | BEHR PREMIUM® | Behr

BEHR PREMIUM® Granite Grip®

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A premium drivable floor coating offering a unique multi-speckled finish for horizontal concrete & masonry surfaces. It fills in hairline cracks and resists hot tire pick-up, dirt, grease and household stains. Use this coating to transform weathered concrete surfaces into a decorative granite look with a protective long lasting finish.

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1 gal can of Behr Premium Granite Grip


Unique multi-speckled textured flat finish.

Best For Use In

Interior/Exterior horizontal concrete and masonry surfaces


Rough 40-50 Sq. Ft. Per Gallon with 2 coats; Smooth 50-60 Sq. Ft. Per Gallon with 2 coats

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    Spread Rate:
    Rough 40-50 Sq Ft
    Smooth 50-60 Sq Ft

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    2 Coats

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    Dry Time:
    1 Hr. Dry to Touch
    3-4 Hr. Recoat

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    Soap & Water

Interior/Exterior surfaces such as: Porous Concrete, Masonry, Unpolished Stone and Brick. Ideal for horizontal surfaces such as: Garage Floors, Driveways, Basement Floors, Porches and Pool Decks.

Ready to use or add tinting colorants.

Where Not to Use

DO NOT use on vertical surfaces or areas subject to hydrostatic pressure. NOT for industrial use or areas subject to forklifts.

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  • All surfaces must be clean, sound, dry and free of any dirt, oil, and grease.

New and Uncoated Concrete or Masonry Surfaces:

  • Allow new surfaces to cure 30 days.
  • Clean and etch surface using a product such as a muriatic acid etcher (read and follow all manufacturer's label directions) to achieve a textured profile similar to 150 grit sandpaper.
  • Wipe your fingers over the clean, dry floor to check for dust or powder.
  • Ensure there is no residue on your fingers that may have been left from the etcher. If residue is found, rinse the surface to remove residue.
  • Allow the surface to dry completely.
  • Sprinkle a few drops of water onto the surface. If water is quickly absorbed and the surface feels like 150 grit sandpaper, the surface is ready. If not, re-etch.

Painted, Stained or Sealed Concrete:

  • For a painted surface in sound condition, use a product to clean and prepare the surface.
  • If the coating is failing or peeling, use a paint stripper to remove old coating or scrape/sand down to a sound concrete surface.
  • Scuff sand glossy surfaces.
  • Clean and spot etch any exposed concrete.
  • Remove all dust with a damp cloth, allow to dry.

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Optimize topcoat adhesion by priming with BEHR PREMIUM® No. 880 Concrete & Masonry Bonding Primer for areas subject to automotive tires, heavy foot traffic, or persistent exposure to moisture, or in areas previously treated for efflorescence or laitance.

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  • DO NOT THIN. Intermix all cans of the same product to ensure color uniformity. Stir before and occasionally during application.
  • Use product when air and surface temperatures are between 50-90° F.
  • Apply to dry concrete. Do not apply if rain or heavy dew is expected within 24 hours.
  • Do not apply in direct sunlight.
  • To begin application, tape off any adjacent areas and apply directly from container to the edges, corners, and joints using a nylon/polyester brush.
  • Fill hairline cracks up to 1/8" with coating using a brush. Deeper cracks may need multiple fills to level with surface. Allow to dry completely before roller application.
  • For roller application: after cutting in the edges, pour a 12" strip, about 3" wide, directly to surface. For smaller areas, pour a strip about 3"-5" long, about 3" wide. NOTE: Avoid over application to prevent cracking, peeling, and reduced spread rate.
  • Using a 1/4" adhesive roller cover, apply moderate pressure and roll in multiple directions to evenly distribute in 3’ x 3’ sections.
  • Avoid regular painting patterns and knock down hard edges using the roller.
  • Work quickly and overlap the previously coated areas to ensure full coverage.
  • The first coat will act as the base coat, and it will not completely cover the surface by design.
  • Allow first coat to dry then apply second coat in the same method as the first coat.
  • While two coats are necessary, additional coats may help hide previous surface imperfections or cover over contrasting colors.
  • Spray application: For larger projects, consider using a texture sprayer with a 4mm tip.
  • Spray in 4' x 4' sections. Back roll first coat. 2nd and/or final coat back roll is optional.
  • Soap & water clean-up.


  • An annual touch-up may be required in areas subject to automotive tires or heavy traffic.
  • Clean touch-up area with power washer or scrub brush.
  • For small touch-up areas, use a nylon/polyester brush.
  • For larger touch-up areas, use ¼" adhesive roller cover.
  • Feather out product in multiple directions, slightly overlapping previous coating.
  • Allow to completely dry and repeat steps as needed.
  • NOTE: Once dry, touch-up area will likely have higher sheen.

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Dry Time

  • Longer dry time required in cooler temperatures and in higher humidity.
  • The floor may be subjected to light foot traffic after 24 hours.
  • Allow 72 hours before subjecting surface to automotive tires, heavy foot traffic or repositioning furniture.
  • Premature heavy traffic will cause paint failure requiring spot recoating.
  • Wait at least 30 days before rinsing or cleaning. Use a mild detergent as needed.
  • Abrasive cleaners and pressure-washers should be used carefully to avoid premature coating failure.

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Clean Up

  • Soap & water clean-up.
  • Wait at least 30 days before rinsing or cleaning.
  • Use a mild detergent as needed.
  • Abrasive cleaners and pressure-washers should be used carefully to avoid premature coating failure.

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  • Properly dispose of all soiled rags.
  • To recycle or properly dispose of product in your community, contact your household refuse collection service.

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LIMITED WARRANTY: For one year from the date of purchase, Behr Paint Company warrants to the original consumer purchaser, (1) that the product meets Behr Paint Company manufacturing specifications, and (2) the performance of this product when applied according to the label instructions and specifications. If this product is found not to perform as specified on the label within one year from the date of purchase, Behr Paint Company 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. To the extent permitted by applicable law, any implied warranties including the implied warranties of merchantability and of fitness for a particular purpose, are limited to the duration of this express warranty.  Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above limitation 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. To obtain warranty service, call 1-800-854-0133. Behr Paint Company 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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The following product(s) is required to properly prep uncoated and previously coated concrete surfaces.
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The following product(s) is required to properly prep uncoated and previously coated concrete surfaces. Only available in store at Home Depot.
Required 3rd party product
The 9 in. x 1/4 in. Polyester Adhesive Roller Cover has a hard texture, making it ideal for applying all types of adhesives to smooth surfaces. It can be used for stippling and applying sand paints.
The following product(s) is recommended when a topcoat clear finish is desired.
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