What You Need:

Super Primer 5 gallon          Paint and Prime 5 gallon    or   Block and Wall Acrylic 5 gallon  or Clear Seal 5 gallon

Detailed Application Instructions




Step 1:  Apply one coat of Ames’® Super Primer.

Step 2:  Use two coats of Ames’® Block and Wall Acrylic or 2 coats of Ames’® Paint and Prime or two coats of Ames’® Clear Seal.

Weather & Drying Guidelines:

Products are best applied between 40° to 90° F (10° to 32° C) on warm dry surfaces. Apply when the streets are dry, the sun is in the sky and no inclement weather is forecast. Starts to dry in 2-8 hours, depending on thickness of application and weather; allow at least 24 hours to cure. Low temperatures, high humidity and evening and morning dew will require increased drying/curing time.

Estimated Coverage:

Ames’® Super Primer™ standard product coverage on a smooth surface is 100 to 200 square feet per gallon per coat. Rough surfaces such as cinder block may require additional product and drying time.

Ames® Clear Seal™ standard product coverage is approximately 200 sq. ft. per gallon, depending on surface characteristicsAllow 2-8 hours drying time between coats. Drying time dependent on weather and humidity

Paint & Prime covers 300-500 sq. feet a gallon/coat depending on the roughness, texture, and porosity of surface being treated. Areas in poor condition may require additional coats and will have a lower coverage rate. For Sprayer Application: Thin with water up to 10%.

Two- five  coats of Ames’® Block & Wall™ elastomeric waterproofing coating covers and waterproofs per 100 sq. ft.

Clean-up, Storage, and Disposal:

Clean tools and small spills with water only – do not use any soaps or detergents. Store unused product in its original container, tightly sealed and protected from freezing. Dispose of this product in accordance with local, state, or federal requirements.


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