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Old 06-25-2012, 11:43 PM   #1
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Sheetrock First Coat Primer ----Where to buy this????


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http://www.benjaminmoore.com/en-us/f...r&advs=0&tab=0

http://www.sherwin-williams.com/home...tings/primers/

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oh you misunderstood me. I edited my post please see again.
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http://www.homedepot.com/buy/paint-s...er-175222.html


Have you used this stuff or know anybody who has?
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oh you misunderstood me. I edited my post please see again.
Yep, I definitely did... but Chris has already replied with link showing it's available at the depot.

And, no, I don't remember ever using this specific product...
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I have, but I'm funny that way!

First coat tries to do the opposite of a primer sealer- instead of equally sealing the wall up, it tries to make it equally porous , kind of like a skim coat.

There's a place for that. But for almost all wall finishing I would use something else. Its kind of like builders flat in primer form.
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its not sold at any homedepot stores. in md/dc/va area.
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..then use something better...
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..then use something better...


Best Primer for New Drywall?
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I saw that. And you didn't answer his or any other questions.
You are just looking for First Coat.

Qs that will lead to better answers-
What are the walls like that you are priming? ( all new? textured or smooth?)
What is the finish paint that you plan to use?

Do you read any other similar threads here? There are a few..
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the primer is for new drywall

paint is flat latex
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the primer is for new drywall

paint is flat latex
So can I go back to my original answers? Go to a Benjamin Moore or Sherwin Williams store in your area...
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[quote=Brushjockey;951980]I have, but I'm funny that way!

First coat tries to do the opposite of a primer sealer- instead of equally sealing the wall up, it tries to make it equally porous , kind of like a skim coat.

There's a place for that. But for almost all wall finishing I would use something else. Its kind of like builders flat in primer form.[/quote]


in other words, not good

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