Valspar® Professional Exterior Latex Primer

Valspar Exterior Latex Primer is the ideal primer coat under all oil and latex house paints. It is formulated with 100% acrylic resin for excellent adhesion, long-lasting protection and resistance to peeling and blistering. This primer blocks tannin stains on redwood and cedar and gives a mildew resistant coating.

  • Superior adhesion
  • Seals surface
  • Extends life of top coat
  • Gives mildew resistant coating
Sheens Satin Paint Sheen Guide
Sizes 1 Gallon, 5 Gallon
Coverage 300 ft²/gal - 400 ft²/gal
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How to use

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. Intermix containers to ensure uniform color. Apply with a premium-quality roller, polyester brush or airless sprayer. If applying by spray, back-roll or back-brush to work product into the surface. Apply a liberal coat of product uniformly, working well into the surface.
Dry Time Dry Time @ 77 °F and 50 % Relative Humidity To The Touch: 1 hour – 4 hour Recoat: 4 hour
Clean-up & Disposal Clean up with warm, soapy water.
Dry to the Touch* 1 hour – 4 hour
*Dry Time @ 77 °F and 50 % Relative Humidity


Download the product data sheet (PDS) and safety data sheet (SDS) for your product Valspar® Professional Exterior Latex Primer.
Product Number Sheen Base Container Size SDS PDS
080047451539 Satin Tintable White 5 Gallon SDS SDS SDS
080047451522 Satin Tintable White 1 Gallon SDS SDS SDS