Valspar® Multi-Surface Primer/Sealer

This primer/sealer is ideal for sealing porous surfaces and allows the best overall appearance and performance of your paint.

  • Ideal for drywall, wood and masonry
  • Dries in 60 minutes
  • Recoat in 2 hours
  • Good hide
  • Improves topcoat performance
  • Zero VOC - Zero VOC applies only to base paint, VOC level may increase significantly depending on the colorant choice
  • Ideal for sealing porous surfaces
  • Works with all top coats
  • Great for brush, roller and spray application
  • May be used as packaged or tinted


3.78 L / 1 Gallon

18.9 L / 5 Gallons


37 m²/3.78 L

(400 sq. ft. per gallon)



  • Usage
    Properly prepared interior walls,ceilings and trim, including plaster, wood, drywall, brick and cement. Do not use on bare metal or overglazed or glossy surfaces
  • Prep
    Thoroughly clean the surface and allow to dry. Remove all dirt, dust, chalk, rust, grease, wax and mildew. Scrape off loose and peeling paint. Thoroughly remove chalk by vigorous washing, then rinse. Bonds to clean, glossy surfaces. No need to remove gloss from shiny surfaces. Countersink nails and apply an oil-based metal primer to exposed nail heads. Caulk cracks and joints.
  • Application
    Stir thoroughly. Intermix containers to ensure uniform colour. Apply with a premium-quality roller, polyester brush or airless sprayer. If applying by spray, back-roll or back-brush to work product into the surface. Apply a liberal coat of product uniformly, working well into the surface.
  • Dry Time
    Dry Time @ 25 °C (77 °F) and 50 % Relative Humidity
    To The Touch: 30 minute - 1 hour
    Recoat: 2 hour - 4 hour
  • Clean-up & Disposal
    Clean up with warm, soapy water.
Application Temperature
10 - 32 °C (50 - 89 °F)
Recommended Coats
1 coats
Dry To the Touch*
30 minute - 1 hour
2 hour - 4 hour
*Dry Time @ 25 °C and 50 % Relative Humidity

Data Sheets

Download the product data sheet (PDS) and safety data sheet (SDS) for your Valspar multi-surface primer-sealer.

Product Number Sheen Base/Color Container Size SDS PDS
042397700361 - White 3.78 L
(1 Gallon)
042397700378 - White 18.9 L
(5 Gallons)