Benjamin Moore Fresh Start Drywall Primer (K562)

  • for use primarily on new or previously painted drywall; can also be used for wood, plywood, and previously painted surfaces
  • performs well under either latex or solvent-based paints
  • Gallon (3.79 litres)- One coat of approximately 400 square feet of wall space
  • *Coverage may vary depending on the surface porosity and texture*
  • Surfaces must be clean, dry, and free of grease, wax, dust, mildew, water soluble materials, loose and scaling paint, or other foreign matter
  • New masonry and plaster must be thoroughly cured before applying primer
  • Glossy surfaces should be dulled
  • Use in a well-ventilated area
  • Mix well prior to use
  • Temperature must be above 10°C (50°F)
  • If thinning is required, use water
  • Product can be applied by nylon or polyester brush, roller, or airless spray
  • Keep container closed when not in use
  • Keep out of reach of children
  • It is recommended that anyone who is applying the product or present during application of this product, especially those who are asthmatic, follow the manufacturer's safety precautions
  • It is recommended that pregnant women are not present when product is being applied and drying
  • Dries to touch in 1 hour
  • When applying finish coat, allow at least 3-hour dry between coats
  • Humidity and temperature may prolong dry, recoat, cure, and service times
  • Wash equipment with soap and warm water
  • In case of spillage, absorb with inert material and dispose of in accordance with local regulations
  • Wash thoroughly after handling
  • When storing, tightly close container and store upside down
  • Store in a well-ventilated area
  • Do not store near heat, sparks, open flame, or other sources of ignition
  • Protect from freezing
  • Use completely or dispose of properly

Safety Data Sheet (K562)

Technical Data Sheet (K562)