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.
  • Prep
  • 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
4 hour
*Dry Time @ 77 °F and 50 % Relative Humidity
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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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