High Performance Exterior Wood Primer
- Before opening, please cover lid with a cloth as gases may develop in storage.
Ensure all surfaces are clean, dry and free from dirt, grease and other contaminants.
Bare wood: Sand smooth and wipe clean.
Previously painted surfaces: Remove any flaking or blistered paint. Sand down and wipe clean.
Uneven or damaged surfaces: Make good with a proprietary filler. Leave putty to dry for at least 2 weeks before overcoating, then treat as bare wood.
Rotten wood: Cut out rotten wood and replace with sound timber. Treat with a wood preserver and allow to dry. Then treat as bare wood.
Grey weathered wood: Thoroughly sand back to sound timber, then treat as bare wood.
- Stir well with a broad stirring stick to the bottom of the can.
For normal use apply 1 coat with a brush suitable for solvent based paints. Work well into the joints and end grain.
For maximum protection apply 2 coats, paying particular attention to joints and end grain.
- Remove as much paint as possible from brushes before cleaning. For best results use Polycell Brush Cleaner.
- Safety, Health and Environment
International is a brand of Imperial Chemical Industries Limited trading as ICI Paints AkzoNobel. It is the policy of AkzoNobel to provide the highest standard of safety, health and environmental advice and information. Safety data sheets are freely available on the website or to users on request.
Ensure good ventilation during application and drying.
Avoid the inhalation of dust. Wear a suitable face mask if dry sanding.
Special precautions should be taken during surface preparation of pre-1960s paint surfaces over wood and metal as they may contain harmful lead.
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