Valspar® Professional PVA Primer

Valspar® Professional 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® Professional PVA Primer can be used on bare or previously painted drywall, plaster, wood and masonry. Due to its great flow and leveling properties, Valspar® Professional PVA Primer can be brushed, rolled and sprayed with ease.

  • Seals new drywall and plaster
  • Ideal for high-production spray, brush or roller applications
  • Fast drying


1 Gallon, 5 Gallon


250 ft²/gal - 500 ft²/gal



  • 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.
  • Recommended Coats

    1 coats

  • Dry to the Touch*

    30 minute - 4 hour

  • Recoat*

    3 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 professional pva primer.

Product Number Sheen Base Container Size SDS PDS
080047451447 - Tintable White 1 Gallon SDS PDS
080047451454 - Tintable White 5 Gallon SDS PDS

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