PAINT PRIMERS

To ensure that any project is a success, you need to start with the right tools....  in this case, primer.  Priming your project before painting helps to seal the surface and will allow you to paint the surface a consistent color and shine.  Shop at Aboff's to find the finest paint primers available for drywall, masonry, metal, wood and more.


                

PRIMERS BY ABOFF'S PAINTS


Aboff's Latex Primer Sealer by Aboff's Paints

  •     Excellent hide
  •     Great flow & leveling
  •     Satin finish can be used as a primer and finish coat in a single container!
  •     Superior enamel holdout
  •     Dries to a hard durable film
  •     Spatter resistant
  •     No unpleasant odor
  •     Quick drying
  •     Ultra low VOC content - under 50 g/l

First Step Latex Primer by Aboff's Paints

   Latex Enamel Undercoater Primer Sealer
  • Excellent adhesion to glossy surfaces reducing or eliminating the need for surface deglossing prior to priming
  • Very rapid dry and cure, significantly shortening the waiting time for the application of a finish coat
  • Excellent hide
  • Great flow & leveling
  • Mildew resistant
  • Superior enamel holdout
  • Stain suppression
  • Spatter resistant
  • No unpleasant odor
 

Stain Bloc2 by Aboff's Paints

   Oil Based Stain Blocking Primer Sealer 
  • Odorless!
  • Excellent hide
  • Superior stain suppression
  • Very rapid dry & cure. Ready to topcoat in 30 minutes 
  • Interior/Exterior use
  • Great flow & leveling
  • Mildew resistant
  • Superior enamel holdout
  • Spatter resistant
 

First Step Alkyd Enamel Primer by Aboff's Paints

   Alkyd Enamel Undercoater Primer Sealer  
  • High hiding, white tintable to light finish colors
  • Provides an ideal foundation for enamel and semigloss finishes
  • Exhibits outstanding enamel holdout, allowing finish coats to develop color and sheen to the maximum potential
  • Excellent flow & leveling
  • Hardens quickly and can be sanded easily
  • An effective vapor barrier
  • Flows out to a smooth, dense, non-absorbant film
 

 PRIMERS BY ZINSSER

 

SMARTPRIME

  • Oil-based performance in an advanced water-base formula                                                                         
  • Primer for all projects
  • Sticks to all surfaces- interioer & exterior
  • Blocks all stains, including water stains
  • Low VOC, low odor
  • LEED compliant
 

BULLS EYE ZERO TM by Zinsser

  • Interior & exterior
  • Eco-friendly, LEED compliant formula - contains zero VOCs
  • Sticks to all surfaces
  • Seals stains, graffitti and tannin bleed
  • Low odor
  •  Mildew resistant film
  • Flows and levels beautifully - creates a smooth, flat finish
  • Guaranteed under any topcoat
  • Fast 1 hour dry time
 

Drywall Primer by Zinsser

  • Ideal for sealing new drywall
  • Fast drying - seals surfaces for painting in 1 hour
  • Won't rais the nap on new drywall
  • Low odor
  • Water-based formula - easy water clean-up
  • Sands easily - creates a smooth surface for painting
 

Bulls Eye® WATER-BASE by Zinsser

 All Purpose Interior Primer & Sealer
  High Hiding Stain Blocker

  • Dries fast & dead flat
  • Sands easily after just 1 hour
  • Ultra low odor for interior work
  • Great adhesion without sanding
  • Easy soap & water cleanup
 

High Hide Cover Stain® by Zinsser

  • Interior and exterior
  • Blocks cedar & redwood bleed
  • Use for fire, smoke & water damage
  • Sticks to all surfaces without sanding
  • Fast drying - recoat in 2 hours
 

Bulls Eye 1-2-3 Deep Tint® by Zinsser

Water-Base Deep Tint Primer-Sealer
All Surface, All Purpose Stain Killer Bond Coat 
  • Interior and exterior
  • Tintable to mid-to-deep colors
  • Seals and tones the surface
  • Improves coverage of deep color topcoats
  • Use over or under any oil or waterbase paint
  • Dries in 1 hour
 

PEEL STOP® by Zinsser

Clear Binding Primer
Interior & Exterior Water-Base 
  • Extends the life of problem surfaces
  • Binds cracking, chalking and peeling paint
  • Glues down cracks and gaps under edges of old paint
   

Bulls Eye 1-2-3® by Zinsser

 Water-Base Primer-Sealer
All Surface, All Purpose Stain Killer Bond Coat

  • Interior and exterior
  • Sticks to all surfaces without sanding
  • Seals stains, graffiti and tannin bleed
  • Mold & mildew resistant film
  • Rust inhibitive - great for new metal
  • Fast 1 hour dry time
 

Bulls Eye 1-2-3® Spray by Zinsser

The Spray Primer for all Surfaces

  • Interior and exterior
  • All purpose, all surface primer-sealer
  • Superior stain blocking power
  • Great under or over any paint
  • Fast dry time
  • Advanced any angle comfort tip spray
   

B-I-N® by Zinsser

Shellac-Base Primer-Sealer
Ultimate Performance Primer-Sealer

  • For interior and spot exterior use
  • Greatest stain sealer
  • Seals knots and sap streaks
  • Seals pet, smoke and musty odors
  • Sticks to all surfaces without sanding
  • Lightning fast dry - recoat in 45 minutes
 

Cover-Stain® by Zinsser

Oil-Base Primer-Sealer
All Surface, All Purpose Stain Killer Bond Coat

  • Interior and exterior
  • Best exterior wood sealer
  • Blocks cedar and redwood bleed
  • Seals water, smoke and nicotine stains
  • Sticks to all surfaces without sanding
  • Dries in 1 hour

 

 

 

 PRIMERS BY BENJAMIN MOORE

   

Fresh Start® 100% Acrylic Superior Primer by Benjamin Moore

  • Excellent adhesion
  • Excellent hide
  • Great flow & leveling
  • Mildew-resistance
  • Good enamel holdout
  • Stain suppression
  • Quick drying
  • Spatter resistance 
  • Minimal odor
  • Interior/Exterior
 

Fresh Start® All Purpose 100% Acrylic Primer by Benjamin Moore

  • Provides a total latex system, offering excellent resistance to blistering on new construction.
  • Easy to apply
  • Excellent hiding and leveling properties
  • Excellent adhesion even over chalky surfaces
  • Quick dry
  • Spatter resistant
  • Minimal odor
  • Interior/Exterior
 

Fresh Start® All Purpose Alkyd Primer by Benjamin Moore 

  • Blister resistant
  • High hiding
  • Excellent adhesion
  • Quick dry
  • Enamel holdout
  • Sandable
  • Interior/Exterior
 

Fresh Start® QD-30® Stain Blocking Primer by Benjamin Moore 

  • Low odor
  • Effectively primes and seals charred or smoke stained surfaces
  • Holds back water-soluble stains and most “bleeding” stains such as lipstick, crayon, and grease
  • Does not raise the grain of wood
  • Seals porous surfaces such as old flat wall paints and patches on previously painted surfaces
  • Interior

 

Fresh Start® Alkyd Enamel Underbody  by Benjamin Moore 

  • Provides an ideal foundation for enamel finishes.
  • Exhibits outstanding holdout, leveling, and sanding properties.
  • An effective vapor barrier.
  • Flows out to a smooth, dense, non-absorbent film.
  • Hardens quickly and can be sanded easily without excessive gumming of the paper.
  • Interior
 

Regal® Premium Interior Primer by Benjamin Moore

  • Premium quality, rapid drying
  • Spatter resistant
  • Flows out to a smooth, non-absorbent finish, which seals porous surfaces
  • Interior
 

IronClad® Alkyd Low Lustre Metal & Wood Enamel by Benjamin Moore

  • For exterior or interior use 
  • Self priming
  • Extremely durable
  • Interior/Exterior
 

IronClad® Latex Low Lustre Metal & Wood Enamel by Benjamin Moore

  • For exterior or interior use 
  • Self-priming
  • Soap and water clean up
  • Interior/Exterior
 
 

Fresh Start® Fast Dry Alkyd Primer by Benjamin Moore

  • Blocks tannin bleed on redwood and cedar
  • Use under paint or stain
  • Provides a uniform surface over which the finish, stain, or paint performs to best advantage
  • Exterior
 
 

Fresh Start® Moorwhite® Penetrating Alkyd Primer by Benjamin Moore

  • Easy to apply by brush, roller, or spray gun
  • Excellent hiding and leveling properties
  • Imroves adhesion on weathered and prepared chalky surfaces
  • Exterior
 
 

Alkyd Primer by Benjamin Moore

  • Excellent for blocking tannins in extractive woods like redwood and cedar 
  • Provides a uniform surface over which the finish, stain, or paint performs to best advantage
  • Excellent holdout and hiding properties
  • Seals uniformly 
  • Seals porous surfaces and improves the bond over prepared chalky surfaces
  • Exhibits excellent adhesion characteristics
  • Effective for blocking stains
 
 

 Moore's ® High Build Acrylic Masonry Primer by Benjamin Moore

  • Reduces the porosity of masonry surfaces
  • Provides excellent surface adhesion
  • High alkali resistant-up to pH 13

 

 
 

Moore's ® Acrylic Masonry Sealer by Benjamin Moore

  • Reduces the porosity of masonry surfaces
  • Provides excellent surface adhesion
  • Tintable 
 
 

 PRIMERS BY MAD DOG PRIMER PRODUCTS

   

MAD DOG Primer (MDP)e

  • Stabilizing primer for exterior use
  • Penetrates into old coatings
  • Stabilizes and prepares:
    • peeling paint
    • cracking stucco
    • plaster
    • rusty or galvanized metal
    • wood
    • concrete surfaces
 

MAD DOG Deck Fix (MDDF)

  • For exterior use on horizontal surfaces
  • Penetrates in and around old coatings
  • Stabilizes peeling deck surfaces
  • Best solution for new or older weathered deck and railing               
 
 

 PRIMERS BY INSL-X

   

AQ 400 AQUA LOCK PlusTM Acrylic Stain Killing Primer by Insl-x

  • 100% acrylic formulated primer
  • Provides excellent adhesion properties to a variety of interior & exterior surfaces
  • Superior sealing and coverage qualities
  • Product versatility
  • Excellent base coat for both latex and oil-based coatings
  • Excellent stain blocking properties for:
    • water stains
    • fingerprints
    • smoke
    • crayons, etc.
  • Mildew resistant
  • For interior/ exterior applications on:
 
  • Drywall
  • Plaster
  • Ceiling Acou stical Tile
  • Wood Trim & Doors
  •  Formica
  • Stucco
  • Concrete
  • Ceramic Tiles 
  • Glossy Surfaces
  • PVC Plastic
  • Masonry Walls
  • Masonry
  • Cement Block
  • Galvanized Metal
  • Wood Siding
  • Cedar & Redwood
  • Wood Fences
  • Trim
  • Shutters
  • Aluminum
  • Vinyl Siding, etc.
 

PS 700 PRIMELOCKTM Quick Dry Primer by Insl-x

  • Fast drying, white pigmented interior/exterior coating                                                                         
  • Primes and seals plaster, wood, drywall and masonry
  • VOC compliant solvent base primer
  • Provides excellent enamel hold-out will not raise wood grain
  • High performance reactive stain blocker that seals stains from:
    • smoke damage
    • bleed through from wood knots
    • crayon
    • lipstick
    • etc.
  • Can be topcoated with any latex or alkyd finish coat
 
 

 PRIMER BY MURALO PAINTS

 

563 Painters Primer by Muralo Paints

Interior/Exterior ZERO V.O.C.
Latex Primer Sealer & Enamel Undercoater

Meets or exceeds Green Seal® and LEED® green building requirements.                                      

  • Superior primer for all surfaces
  • High hiding/ High TiO2 content
  • Prime and finish under 4 hours
  • Superior enamel holdout
  • Sticks to glossy surfaces
  • Anti-spatter
  • Low odor, zero VOCs 
  • Fast drying
  • Easy application
 
 

 PRIMER BY X-I-M

 

400W WHITE by X-I-M

Solvent Born, Bonding Primer Sealer, VOC less than 495 g/l                                                              
  • Properties of both a primer and an adhesive
  • Makes paint stick to tough-to-paint surfaces:
    • ceramic tile
    • porcelain
    • glass
    • formica and lelamine laminates
    • PVC
    • fiberglass
    • plastics
    • aluminum
    • many metals
    • many woods
  • Very fast drying
  • Tintable to pastel colors with universal tint colors
  • Interior/exterior applications
  • Top coat with oil-alkyd and latexes in 60 minutes