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.
Where to Use
Ideal for Wood, Drywall, Plaster, Masonry, Metal, Well-bonded Wallpaper, Brick, Stucco, Aluminum and Cinder Block.
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.
4-5 HR Dry Time 24 HR Recoat Time
350-550 Sq. Ft.
Coverage per Gallon
Preparation & Prime
Proper surface preparation is required
Allow new stucco, plaster and masonry to cure for 30 days.
For interior and exterior surfaces, remove dirt, oil and grease stains with a concrete & masonry degreaser and cleaner product.
Remove mildew stains with a mildew stain removing product.
Remove all loose and peeling paint; scuff sand glossy surfaces; caulk; repair imperfections and sand smooth.
For exterior surfaces, power wash to remove chalk.
Etch galvanized metal with a concrete & masonry cleaner & etcher product.
Use a product such as BEHR PREMIUM PLUS® No. 436 Exterior Multi-Surface Primer & Sealer. Follow all label instructions.
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).
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.
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 Behr Pro Hotline Toll Free number at 1-877-776-3961 (U.S.A. only).
BEHR® Oil-Base Semi-Gloss Enamel No. 3800 is rated
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Rated 5 out of
Dog Tough!We have a dedicated room our dogs go into when we are not home. We have 4 German Shorthair Pointers and they play hard, and they often jump on the walls to look out the windows. This scuffs the walls and leaves marks. I'm 1 full year into using this paint and the walls still look freshly painted! I can not say enough positive things.
* Applies Easy
* Goes on Smooth
* Full coverage on first coat
I was impressed, I also used it on a antique hutch I have repurposed to be used in our kitchen. The paint is holding up very well and adhered beautifully.
Date published: 2019-04-30
Rated 5 out of
Went on easy and stayed mixedI bought this to refresh some woodwork around windows, doors, and baseboards.
Went on smooth, easy to clean and looked good with just one coat.
Date published: 2019-01-31
Rated 5 out of
ozark lady 81 from
Love this oil-based paintMy deck has been painted (water based paint), stained, sanded, new boards added, and it always looked sad and droll. My painter suggested I use an oil-based paint which is not very popular, but I did so. My deck gleams with beauty and I admire it every day when I come and go. The paint lasts, looks great, and was very easy to apply. I am going to use my rebate check to buy more of this paint for my garden shed. Very happy customer.
Date published: 2018-12-04
Rated 5 out of
Awesome Paint!I bought this for project at work. I needed to paint wooden letters and make them stick out from a large exhibit. I needed them to be glossy and be seen from a long distance. So purchased the semi-gloss black, gave the letters the proper drying time, and they came out perfect. I will definitely be using this paint for future projects.
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