The primers on this page offer a range of solutions to problems such as stains, powdery surfaces, very smooth surfaces such as plastics and products suitable for use as tile paint. If you would like any technical advice and want to choose the right product for your situation please contact us.
Benjamin Moore Fresh Start Primer
An all purpose primer to be used on walls and woodwork.
- Our highest performing multi-surface 100% acrylic primer that delivers maximum hide and ensures a uniform finish for all surfaces
- Provides superior adhesion and is more forgiving over difficult substrates
- Excellent all-round stain blocker
- Great flow and leveling
- Fast drying
Benjamin Moore Stix Primer
An interior and exterior adhesion primer which adheres to almost any challenging surface and can be over coated with most paints.
- Acyrlic-urethane bonding primer-sealer
- Unparalleled adhesion to challenging surfaces
- Cures in temperatures as low as 1.5°C
- Creates extremely hard film
- Excellent enamel holdout
- Compatible with almost any top-coat
Benjamin Moore Sure Seal Primer
A water based stain block primer for use on interior and exterior wood, metal and masonry.
- Strong adhesion and sealing
- Excellent stain blocking
- Provides a mildew resistant coating
- Quick drying
- 100% acrylic multi-surface primer
Crown Alkali Resisting Primer
A solvent based wall primer suitable for interior use.
- For interior and exterior use
- Good adhesion
- Excellent anti-suction properties
- Resists alkaline attack
- Good opacity
- Seals stains such as water and nicotine
Dulux Alkali Resisting Primer
A solvent based wall primer suitable for interior and exterior use.
- For plaster and masonry surfaces
- Seals fresh, alkaline surfaces
- Blocks stains such as nicotine and fire damage
Dulux Stain Block +
A water based wall primer suitable for interior and exterior use.
- Interior walls & ceilings
- For stains including smoke damage, nicotine & inks
- Seals powdery surfaces, limewash and distemper
- Water based
Rustins Quick Dry MDF Primer
A water based primer suitable for sealing MDF.
- Water based & quick drying
- For all interior & exterior use
- High opacity
- Can be used on hardboard and wood
- Low odour
A shellac-based primer, sealer and stain killer suitable for interior surfaces.
- Ultimate performance primer-sealer
- Permanently blocks odours
- Unparalleled adhesion to any surface without sanding
- For interior and spot exterior use
- Seals knots and sap streaks
- Tintable to pastel and mid tone colours
Zinsser Bullseye 1-2-3
A water-based primer, sealer and stain killer suitable for interior and exterior surfaces.
- Can be tinted to most pastel & mid tone shades
- Interior and exterior
- Adheres to all surfaces without sanding
- Seals stains, graffiti and tannin bleed
- Contains a biocide that protects the dried coating against fungal degradation
- Rust inhibitive – great for new metal
Zinsser Cover Stain
A solvent-based primer, sealer and stain killer suitable for interior and exterior surfaces.
- Tintable to most pastel and mid-tone shades
- Interior and exterior
- Sticks to all surfaces without sanding
- Seals water, smoke and nicotine stains
- Our best exterior wood sealer
- Blocks cedar and redwood bleed
Zinsser Peel Stop
A water based binding primer suitable for interior and exterior surfaces.
- Extend the life of problem surfaces
- Binds cracking, chalking and peeling paint
- Glues down cracks and gaps under edges of old paint
- Interior and exterior use
- Soap and water cleanup