PREMIUM PLUS® Exterior Semi-Gloss Enamel

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Add a touch of class and character to your home's exterior accents with BEHR PREMIUM PLUS® Exterior Semi-Gloss Enamel paint. This radiant sheen creates a sleek appearance, with a durable finish that's formulated to withstand wear. It's ideal for trim, doors and windows, but it's also great for shutters and outdoor furniture.

Finish
A Semi-gloss paint sheen is a  sleek, radiant sheen that creates a hard, durable finish. It is formulated to withstand wear, and will also resist moisture, fading and stains.
Best for use in
Doors, trim and shutters; Exterior furniture
Coverage
23-37 m2

Read important application instructions to ensure optimum paint performance.

Pink and purple colored brush strokes

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Product Usage

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1 HR Dry Time 
2 HR Recoat Time

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23-37 m2
(250-400 Sq. Ft)
Coverage

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Soap & Water
Clean-Up

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Protect
from Freezing

Where to Use

Ideal for Wood, Vinyl and Fiber Cement Sidings; Stucco, Brick, Masonry and Fences.

Usage Summary
Preparation
  • Use on properly prepared and cleaned coated and uncoated Exterior surfaces.
  • Countersink nailheads, fill and sand smooth.
  • Remove rust, loose or peeling paint. Repair imperfections and sand smooth.
  • Wash off dirt, grease and chalk with detergent and/or powerwash.
  • Remove mildew stains with a mildew stain removing product.
  • Clean and sand new or weathered wood.
  • Scuff sand or degloss smooth or glossy surfaces.
  • Scuff sand or etch metals.
  • Rinse and allow to dry.
  • Caulk windows, doors and other openings.
  • Allow new stucco, plaster and masonry to cure for 30 days before painting.
Prime†
  • Use a product such as BEHR PREMIUM PLUS® Multi-Surface Primer & Sealer No. 436.
  • For optimal colour development, better hide, and to reduce the number of topcoats with deep colours denoted with a dagger (†) on the colour chip, apply a custom tinted primer.
  • For best results, prime all metal surfaces before painting.
  • Prime all metal surfaces before painting. 
Application
  • Apply when air and surface temperatures are between 10-32°C.
  • Stir paint occasionally.
  • Intermix containers of same product to ensure colour and sheen uniformity.
  • Use a high quality 10-13 mm nap roller cover, nylon/polyester brush or airless sprayer (.015-.021" spray tip, 60 mesh filter).
  • 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 250 mL per 3.79 L.
  • Certain colours may require more than one coat for complete hide. Darker colours may require additional dry time between coats.
  • Cooler temperatures or higher humidity may prolong drying time.
  • After 4 weeks, cured paint film may be cleaned with a mild, non-abrasive liquid detergent.
  • Dry paint film is mildew resistant. When applying to vinyl, colour choice must be the same colour or lighter than the existing colour. Do not use on floors.
Disposal
  • For disposal of empty containers, unused paint and soiled rags, contact your household refuse collection service.

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LIFETIME LIMITED WARRANTY

Behr Process Corporation warrants to you, the original residential consumer purchaser, the performance of this product as described on this label for so long as you reside in your home. THIS WARRANTY IS NOT VALID WHEN THE PRODUCT IS NOT PROPERLY APPLIED TO A PROPERLY PREPARED SURFACE OR CARED FOR IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LABEL DIRECTIONS. This warranty is not transferable. If this product is found not to perform as specified on the label during the warranty period, Behr Process Corporation will, at its option and upon presentation of proof-of-purchase (the original receipt), either furnish an equivalent amount of new product or refund the original purchase price of this product to you. The clause of limitation of liability which follows is inapplicable in Québec. This warranty excludes (1) labour and costs of labour for the application or removal of any product, and (2) any incidental or consequential damages, whether based on breach of express or implied warranty, negligence, strict liability or any other legal theory. The above provisions are not intended to operate where prohibited by law. This limited warranty is the only warranty provided by Behr Process Corporation unless extended by a provincial consumer statute. To obtain warranty service, call 1-800-854-0133 ext. 2, or contact Behr Process Corporation at 2750 Centre Avenue N.E., Calgary, AB T2A2L3. Behr Process Corporation reserves the right to inspect any and all application of the product prior to processing your claim made under this warranty.​

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PREMIUM PLUS® Exterior Semi-Gloss Enamel is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 195.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Coverage Painted the exterior of my house and was very pleased with the results. I plan to paint the interior of home soon with a Behr product.
Date published: 2019-03-06
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