Valspar® Interior PVA Primer

Valspar® PVA Primer is specially formulated for the pro painter’s needs. Our PVA primer effectively seals porous surfaces, preparing them for any architectural top coat. Valspar PVA Primer can be used on bare or previously painted drywall, plaster, wood and masonry. Due to its great flow and leveling properties, Valspar PVA primer can be brushes, rolls and sprays with ease.

  • Seals unpainted drywall and plaster
  • Provides uniform surface
  • For use with latex and oil-based paints
Sizes 1 Gallon, 2 Gallon, 5 Gallon
Coverage 250 ft² - 500 ft²
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How to use

Usage For interior use only. Use with latex and oil-based paints. Apply to drywall, plaster, wood, brick, cement and masonry.
Application Use a paint paddle or mixing blade to stir primer thoroughly. Apply only when primer, surface and air temperatures are 50–90 °F (10–32 °C) during application and drying time. For airless spray, thin with up to 8 ounces of water per gallon – only if paint is too thick for sprayer.
Dry Time Dry Time @ 77 °F and 50 % Relative Humidity To The Touch: 30 minute – 4 hour Recoat: 3 hour - 4 hour
Clean-up & Disposal Clean up with warm, soapy water.
Dry to the Touch* 30 minute – 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® Interior PVA Primer.
Product Number Base Container Size SDS PDS
042397613531 2 Gallon SDS SDS SDS
080047451447 1 Gallon SDS SDS SDS
080047451454 5 Gallon SDS SDS SDS