Valspar® Professional Siding & Foundation Primer

Valspar® Professional Siding & Foundation 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.

  • Improves topcoat adhesion, durability and finish
  • Creates a mold-, mildew- and algae-resistant finish
  • Applies in temperatures as low as 35°F


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. 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.
  • Recommended Coats

    1 coats

  • Dry to the Touch*

    1 hour - 4 hour

  • Recoat*

    4 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 professional siding foundation primer.

Product Number Sheen Base Container Size SDS PDS
080047451522 - Tintable White 1 Gallon SDS PDS
080047451539 - Tintable White 5 Gallon SDS PDS

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