This premium quality, fast-curing primer equalizes the absorption rate of topcoat paints over a variety of surfaces; use it on new wallboard and textured sheetrock.
SURFACE PREPARATION: Surfaces should be sound and cleaned of dirt, dust, grease, oil, wax and mildew. Do not apply to wall-papered surfaces.
THINNING: New Wallboard Primer may be thinned up to 1 gallon of water per 5 gallons of primer for ease of application. Thin less for heavily textured walls.
DRYING/CURING TIME: Under normal conditions, New Wallboard Primer dries to the touch within one hourand can be recoated in after 2-4 hours. This product will continue to cure for a full 7 days.
LIMITATIONS: Unlike conventional primers, Safecoat primers are made without formaldehyde preservatives, so do not contaminate and store in airtight containers. Do not use when indoor temperature is below 55 degrees Fahrenheit and do not freeze.
COVERAGE: Up to 350 sq ft/ gallon in one coat, depending on surface porosity and method of application.
SIZES: Gallon and 5-Gallon