PREMIUM PLUS® Interior Ceiling Paint

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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.
Best for use in
Primed or painted Interior Ceilings.
Coverage
250-400 Sq. Ft. per Gallon

Read important application instructions to ensure optimum paint performance.

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Product Usage

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1 HR Dry Time

2 HR Recoat Time

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250-400 Sq. Ft.

Coverage

Per Gallon

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Soap & Water

Clean-Up

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Protect

from Freezing

Where to Use

Primed or painted Interior Ceilings.

Usage Summary
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® Kitchen, Bath & Trim Stain-Blocking Primer & Sealer No.75.
  • On new drywall in low-moisture rooms, use a product such as BEHR® Drywall Plus 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 one hour at 77°F (25ºC) and 50% humidity, recoat 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.

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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 Ceiling Paint is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 223.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from BRIGHT I'm updating my house and decided to paint the ceilings. I'm glad I did. This paint immediately brightened up the room. Plus I have textured ceilings and I only had to use one coat. Definitely happy with this product.
Date published: 2019-05-31
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