This high-hide white, fast drying primer seals unpainted drywall, plasterboard and wall board. This product promotes a uniform finish and is backed by a lifetime guarantee*.
- Interior P.V.A. Drywall Primer & Sealer No. 73 - MSDS
- Interior P.V.A. Drywall Primer & Sealer No. 2073 - MSDS
Where To Use
In low-moisture areas on new or unpainted Interior drywall, plasterboard and wallboard. Topcoat with BEHR PREMIUM PLUS Ceiling Paint, Interior Flat, Flat Enamel or Eggshell Enamel.
Wash off any dirt and grease with detergent, eliminate mildew stains with BEHR No. 62 Multi-Surface Deck-Prep Cleaner & Mildew Stain Remover.
Countersink nailheads, repair imperfections and sand smooth.
Remove all dust with a damp cloth, allow to dry.
Use product when surface and air temperatures are between 50° - 90°F (10-32ºC).
Use a high quality 3/8"-1/2" nap roller cover, nylon/polyester brush or an airless sprayer (.015 spray tip).
Coverage is 250 to 400 sq. ft. (23-37 m²) per gallon depending on the surface texture, porosity and application method.
Stir occasionally. Do not thin if using a roller or brush; however, if using a sprayer and thinning is required, thin with water at a rate of no more than 1/2 pint per gallon.
Spot prime patched areas first, follow with a complete primer coat.
Bright or deep colors require a tinted primer. Have this product tinted close to topcoat color with no more than 3 ounces of colorant per gallon.
For "stain-blocking" or over previously painted surfaces, use BEHR No.75 Enamel Undercoater Primer & Sealer.
Dries to touch and can be topcoated in one hour at 77°F (25ºC) and 50% humidity. Longer drytime required in cooler temperatures and in higher humidity.
Use soap and water.
Properly dispose of all soiled rags and protect unused product from freezing
To recycle or properly dispose of paint in your community call 1-800-CLEANUP (U.S.A. only) or visit
*LIMITED LIFETIME GUARANTEE
BEHR PROCESS CORPORATION GUARANTEES YOUR SATISFACTION WITH THIS PRODUCT WHEN IT IS APPLIED TO A PROPERLY PREPARED SURFACE ACCORDING TO LABEL DIRECTIONS. THIS GUARANTEE SHALL BE EFFECTIVE FOR SO LONG AS YOU RESIDE IN YOUR HOME AND IS MADE TO THE ORIGINAL RESIDENTIAL CONSUMER PAINT PURCHASER. THIS GUARANTEE IS NOT TRANSFERABLE. If this product fails to perform as specified above, Behr Process Corporation will, at its option and upon proof-of-purchase, either furnish an equivalent amount of new product to you, or refund the purchase price of this product. This guarantee excludes (1) labor and costs of labor for the application of any paint and (2) any incidental or consequential damages, whether based on breach of express or implied warranty, negligence, strict liability or any other legal theory. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. This guarantee gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights, which vary from state to state.
** WARNING! Removal of old paint by sanding, scraping or other means may generate dust or fumes that may contain lead. Exposure to lead dust or fumes may cause serious health injury, especially in children or pregnant women. Controlling exposure to lead or other hazardous substances requires the use of proper protective equipment such as a properly fitted respirator (NIOSH approved) and proper containment and cleanup. For additional information, contact the USEPA/Lead Information Hotline at 1-800-424-LEAD (U.S.A. only) or at www.epa.gov/lead.
Note: Since 1978, by federal law, all consumer paint has been formulated without lead or lead-compounds.
WARNING! This product contains chemicals known to the state of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.
WARNING! IRRITANT! HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED. CONTAINS ETHYLENE GLYCOL. MAY CAUSE EYE, NOSE AND THROAT IRRITATION. AVOID CONTACT WITH SKIN AND EYES AND AVOID BREATHING OF VAPORS AND SPRAY MIST. WEAR EYE PROTECTION AND PROTECTIVE CLOTHING. USE ONLY WITH ADEQUATE VENTILATION. To avoid breathing vapors and spray mist, open windows and doors or use other means to ensure fresh air entry during application and drying. If you experience eye watering, headaches or dizziness, increase fresh air. If properly used, a respirator (NIOSH approved for organic vapor with P series particulate pre-filter) may offer additional protection; obtain professional advice before using. A dust mask does not provide protection against vapors. Avoid contact with eyes and skin. Wash thoroughly after handling. Close container after each use. FIRST AID: If you experience difficulty in breathing, leave the area to obtain fresh air. If continued difficulty is experienced, get medical assistance immediately. In case of eye contact, flush immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and get medical attention; for skin, wash thoroughly with soap and water. If swallowed, get medical attention immediately.
CAUTION: KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN-DO NOT TAKE INTERNALLY.
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