KILZ® EXPRESSIONS Interior Eggshell

KILZ® EXPRESSIONS Interior Eggshell Paint is our most technologically advanced acrylic product which combines Paint and Primer properties with exceptional stainblocking performance. This innovative product features superior stain resistance and removal. Additional features include excellent coverage, hide and touch-up. Dry paint film is mildew resistant. Performance backed by our Lifetime Limited Warranty*.

WHERE TO BUY

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E5131
E5132
E5133

Available in Gallons & Quarts

Where to Use

  • Properly prepared interior walls and ceilings. Excellent for bedrooms, family rooms, dining rooms, kids’ rooms, hallways and offices.

  • SURFACES: Use on properly prepared coated or uncoated Wood, Drywall, Masonry, cured Plaster.

  • For best results, use two coats on lightly stained, porous and repaired surfaces.

Priming

​PROPERLY PREPARED NEW SURFACES:
Drywall, Plaster, Masonry and Wood: 2 coats of KILZ EXPRESSIONS Paint is the minimum required for new or uncoated surfaces and surfaces with tannin and stains.

For Severe Tannin/Stain-blocking: Use KILZ PREMIUM Interior Latex Primer/sealer.

PREVIOUSLY PAINTED SURFACES:

Use a full coat, or spot prime repaired surfaces with heavy stains, including tannin, with KILZ EXPRESSIONS Paint.

Surface Preparation

  • Use on properly prepared and previously painted or primed surfaces. Remove any loose or peeling paint and wash off dirt or grease with a non-soapy detergent or a TSP substitute. Rinse well and allow surface to dry.

  • Countersink all nailheads, repair imperfections and sand smooth.

  • Glossy surfaces must be scuff sanded with appropriate sandpaper prior to coating.

  • Remove dust with a damp cloth and allow to dry.

  • Allow new plaster  to cure for 30 days before priming and painting.

Application

  • 2 coats minimum required for new or uncoated surfaces.

  • Use product when the surface and air temperatures are between 10-32°C.

  • Stir paint occasionally. Intermix containers of the same product to ensure colour and sheen uniformity.

  • Use a high quality synthetic brush or Roller: For Smooth Surfaces 10 - 13 mm nap synthetic roller. For heavily textured surfaces such as stucco, 13 - 19 mm nap roller is recommended.

  • Airless Spray -0.015" - 0.019" tip with 60 mesh filter.

  • COVERAGE RATE: 23-37 m2 per 3.79 L depending on the surface texture, porosity and the application method.

  • DO NOT THIN if using a roller or brush; however, if using a sprayer and thinning is required, thin with water at a ratio of no more than 240 ml per 3.79 L.

  • If desired, recoat after 2 hours.

Dry Time @ 25°C and 50% RH

  • Dries to touch in 1 hour (at 25°C and 50% RH) or longer in cooler temperatures and/or higher humidity.

Clean-up & Disposal

  • Clean all tools and equipment with clean water.

  • For disposal of empty containers and unused product, contact your household refuse collection service.

  • To reduce waste, consult with your retailer or an online paint calculator to determine the correct amount of paint to purchase.