Valspar® Exterior Primer/Sealer

Valspar​® Exterior Primer/Sealer is formulated with 100% acrylic resin for excellent adhesion, long-lasting protection and resistance to peeling and blistering under oil and water-based topcoats.

  • Seals, primes and protects outdoor surfaces
  • Dries to a mold, mildew & fungi-resistant finish
  • Rain-ready in just 1.5 hours; applies as low as 35 ºF
  • Seals wood, concrete, masonry, vinyl and more
  • 100% Acrylic latex
  • Tintable for enhanced color coverage
  • Use with all paint sheens and all topcoats
  • Soap and water cleanup


1 Quart, 1 Gallon, 5 Gallon


300 ft²/gal - 400 ft²/gal



  • Usage
    Use on properly prepared exterior surfaces, including bare wood, previously painted wood siding and trim, brick, concrete, cement, stucco, non-rusted galvanized gutters and downspouts. Bare redwood and cedar may require an additional coat to control severe staining areas. DO NOT USE over hardboard siding or gummy pine; use an exterior oil primer for these surfaces.
  • Application
    Stir thoroughly before and occasionally during use. Apply when air and surface temperatures are between 50 ° - 90 °F (10 ° - 32 °C). Thin only for spray application with up to 8 oz. of water per gallon. Apply a liberal coat of primer uniformly, working well into the surface.
  • Dry Time
    Dry Time @ 77 °F and 50 % Relative Humidity
    To The Touch: 45 minute - 2 hour
    Recoat: 2 hour - 24 hour
  • Clean-up & Disposal
    Clean up with warm, soapy water.
  • Recommended Coats

    1 coats

  • Dry to the Touch*

    45 minute - 2 hour

  • Recoat*

    2 hour - 24 hour

*Dry Time @ 77 °F and 50 % Relative Humidity

Data Sheets

Download the product data sheet (PDS) and safety data sheet (SDS) for your Valspar exterior primer-sealer.

Product Number Sheen Base Container Size SDS PDS
042397585258 - Tint White 1 Quart SDS PDS
042397585265 - Tint White 1 Gallon SDS PDS
042397585272 - Tint White 5 Gallon SDS PDS

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