Valspar® Stain Stopper High-Performance Primer/Sealer

This is a high performance oil-modified primer which provides a unique feature of blocking tough stains like an oil-based primer but offers a fast dry time and cleans up with water.

  • Blocks tough stains - water, smoke, tannin, ink, grease
  • Oil-enriched formula for powerful stain-blocking
  • Improves adhesion to finished or bare wood
  • Soap and water cleanup
  • Good adhesion to glossy surfaces and clear coats
  • Improves topcoat uniformity and performance
  • For use on drywall, wood, plaster, ceiling tiles, paneling and cabinets
  • May be used as packaged or tinted
  • Use with all paint sheens and all topcoats


1 Gallon


400 ft²/gal



  • Usage
  • Prep
    Surfaces must be clean, dry and dull prior to application. Thoroughly clean the surface and allow to dry. Remove wallpaper and loose, peeling paint. Scrape and sand peeled or damaged paint. Scuff sand glossy surfaces. All dust should be removed. Drywall: Fill cracks and holes with joint compound and sand smooth. Wood:Sand to a fresh surface. Patch imperfections with wood filler.
  • Application
    Stir thoroughly. Intermix containers to ensure uniform color. Apply with a premium-quality roller, premium quality synthetic brush or airless sprayer. If applying by spray, back-roll or backbrush to work paint into the surface. Apply a liberal coat of primer uniformly, working well into the surface. Surface conditions and application technique can also impact coverage.
  • Dry Time
    Dry Time @ 77 °F and 50 % Relative Humidity
    To The Touch: 1 hour - 4 hour
    Recoat: 1 hour - 4 hour
  • Clean-up & Disposal
    Clean up with warm, soapy water.
Recommended Coats
1, 2 coats
Dry To the Touch*
1 hour - 4 hour
1 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 stain stopper high-performance primer-sealer.

Product Number Sheen Base/Color Container Size SDS PDS
080047045905 - White 1 Gallon SDS PDS

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