Valspar® Prep Step® All-Stain Primer

Valspar® Prep Step® All-Stain Primer is a universal blocker for stains. It hides stains caused from both water and oil. This oil-fortified latex formula also provides a great base for any cabinets, trim, doors, furniture or paneling that are destined for paint. It leaves a smooth finish to allow for optimal topcoat performance and finish.

  • Universal blocker for plaster, wood and drywall
  • Improves adhesion to finished wood
  • Hides both water and oil stains
  • Cleans up with soap and water


1 Quart, 1 Gallon


400 ft²/gal



  • Usage
    Properly prepared interior walls, trim and ceilings of previously painted or bare drywall, plaster, masonry and wood. For use on finished wood like cabinets, furniture, doors and trim.
  • Prep
  • Application
    Stir primer thoroughly before and during use. Apply with a premium-quality polyester brush, pad applicator, roller or airless sprayer. If applying by sprayer, back-roll or back-brush to work primer into the surface. Apply a liberal coat of primer 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
    Immediately clean up with warm, soapy water. Do not pour unused contents down the drain. Consult with local authorities for proper method of disposal and recycling.
Recommended Coats
1 coats
Dry To the Touch*
1 hour - 4 hour
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 prep step all-stain primer.

Product Number Sheen Base Container Size SDS PDS
080047035449 - Tintable White 1 Quart SDS PDS
080047033292 - Tintable White 1 Gallon SDS PDS

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