Valspar® Pro-Hide® Multi-Purpose Primer

This fast-drying interior/exterior primer and sealer is specially formulated to block stains. The outstanding adhesion allows for a beautiful long-lasting finish on a wide variety of surfaces. Can be used on drywall, wood, metal, hardboard, masonry & plaster. Our multi-purpose primer can be top coated with either latex or oil paints.

  • High hiding for drastic color changes
  • Improves finish of all topcoats
  • Fast drying
  • Use on drywall, wood, masonry and plaster


1 Gallon, 5 Gallon


400 ft²/gal



  • Usage
    Use on properly prepared interior and exterior surfaces, including drywall, masonry, wood, metal, PVC piping and previously painted surfaces.
  • Prep
    Surface should be clean, dry and dull. Remove all contamination by washing with an appropriate cleaner, rinse thoroughly and allow to dry. Scrape and sand existing, peeling or cracking paint to a sound surface. Sand glossy surfaces.
  • Application
    Stir paint thoroughly. Intermix containers to ensure uniform color. Apply when air, surface and product temperatures are above 50°F. No reduction necessary. If applying by spray, back-rolling is recommended for drywall, plaster and masonry.
  • Dry Time
    Dry Time @ 77 °F and 50 % Relative Humidity
    To The Touch: 30 minute - 2 hour
    Recoat: 2 hour
  • Clean-up & Disposal
    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.
Application Temperature
50 - 90 °F
Recommended Coats
1 coats
Dry To the Touch*
30 minute - 2 hour
2 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 pro-hide multi-purpose primer.

Product Number Sheen Base/Color Container Size SDS PDS
080047589362 - White 1 Gallon SDS PDS
080047589379 - White 5 Gallon SDS PDS

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