ValsparPRO® Contractor Coat Alkyd Enamel

A high quality, alkyd enamel designed for interior and exterior use. The silky smooth formula glides on easily and clings to edges and corners without sagging. Formulated for the professional; it can be brushed, sprayed and rolled.

  • Excellent durability
  • Excellent flow and leveling
  • Long-lasting uniform finish
  • Easy one-coat application
Sheens Gloss, Satin Paint Sheen Guide
Sizes 1 Gallon
Coverage 350 ft²/gal - 450 ft²/gal
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Available at Lowe's

How to use

Usage Properly prepared interior: Wood, Metal, Trim, cabinets and accents. Properly prepared plaster and drywall. Ferrous metal. Concrete and masonry. Do not use on glazed brick, decks, floors or steps.
Prep Clean the surface thoroughly to remove surface contamination, mildew, stains and rust with an appropriate cleaner. Scrape off any loose or peeling paint. Spot prime when needed. Dull glossy surfaces with light sanding. Prime with appropriate Valspar® Primer
Application Stir thoroughly and intermix multiple containers. Apply only when paint, surface and air temperatures are 50–90 °F (10–32 °C) during application and drying time. Apply with a premium-quality roller, premium-quality synthetic brush or airless sprayer. The recommendations below are a starting point only. Due to variability in sprayers, we recommend testing your spray pattern and flow before proceeding.
Dry Time Dry Time @ 77 °F and 50 % Relative Humidity To The Touch: 6 hour – 8 hour Recoat: 24 hour
Clean-up & Disposal Clean up with mineral spirits or VOC-compliant brush cleaner.
Application Temperature 50 °F - 90 °F
Dry to the Touch* 6 hour – 8 hour
*Dry Time @ 77 °F and 50 % Relative Humidity


Download the product data sheet (PDS) and safety data sheet (SDS) for your product ValsparPRO® Contractor Coat Alkyd Enamel.
Product Number Sheen Base Container Size SDS PDS
042397614118 Gloss Pastel Base 1 Gallon SDS SDS SDS
042397614125 Gloss White Base 1 Gallon SDS SDS SDS
042397614132 Satin Pastel Base 1 Gallon SDS SDS SDS
042397614149 Satin White Base 1 Gallon SDS SDS SDS