KILZ KLEAR®

Seals
Porous
Surface

Promotes
Adhesion

KILZ KLEAR® High Performance Primer Sealer is a fast dry multi-surface clear primer developed to seal porous surfaces inside and outside your home. Particularly effective for ‘same color painting’, KILZ KLEAR will bond and seal porous and chalky surfaces with little change to current color. KILZ KLEAR is a tough, flexible and breathable film to offer years of service. KILZ KLEAR may also be used to seal highly porous surfaces with a transparent flat finish. Suitable for sealing torn drywall facing paper, dried wallcovering adhesive, ‘hot’ joint compounds, concrete and stucco. Not recommended for floors. Use KILZ KLEAR primer on interior and exterior surfaces, including:drywall, plaster, wood, galvanized, aluminum, architectural plastics, masonry, and brick.

Available in Gallons & Fives

Where To Buy

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  • Ratings & Reviews
  • Preparation, Application & Clean-Up
  • Warranty / Warnings
  • Product Specifications

Surface Preparation

  • All surfaces must be clean, free of dust, chalk,oil, grease, wax polish, mold and mildew, loose peeling paint, rust and all other foreign substances.

  • If washing is necessary, use a non-soapy detergent or TSP substitute. Rinse well and allow to dry.

  • Peeling or Checked Paint: Scrape off loose paint and sand to a smooth surface. Sanding or removal of paint containing lead is hazardous.

  • Glossy Surfaces: Use over properly prepared glossy surfaces, scuff-sand to de-gloss and wipe clean before application.

  • Mold & Mildew Covered Surfaces: Wash the area with a mildew remover, rinse with water and allow to dry before priming.

Application

  • Stir thoroughly before and occasionally during use.

  • Only apply if surface, air and product temperatures are between 50° – 90°F (10° – 32°C)

  • Do not thin or apply at a greater spread rate or build up a visual glaze on the surface. Product is formulated for use at package consistency only.

  • Apply using a brush, roller or sprayer.

  • Prime the entire surface to ensure a uniform appearance of the topcoat.

  • If rain or threatening weather is expected within 8 hours, delay applications until dry conditions exist.

  • Never apply product to wet or water saturated substrates or when the relative humidity is above 90%.

  • Not for use below grade or under water.

  • Do not flood coat.

  • Must be top coated within 7 days of application or the surface may need to be re-cleaned. To reduce waste, consult with your retailer or an online paint calculator to determine the correct amount of paint to purchase.

Dry Time at 77°F (25°C), 50% RH

  • To Touch: 30 Minutes

  • To Recoat / Topcoat: 1 Hour

  • Longer dry time required in cooler temperatures and in higher humidity.

Clean-Up & Disposal

  • Clean equipment and paint spatters with warm, soapy water.

  • If spilled, contain spilled material and remove with an inert absorbent. Dispose of contaminated absorbent, container and unused product in accordance with all current federal, state and local regulations.

  • Do not dispose of this product down a drain.

  • Please consider donating any unused product.

  • For recycling or disposal information, contact your local household refuse collection service.

Cautions / Limitations

  • IMPORTANT! DO NOT OPEN CAN WITHOUT READING INSTRUCTIONS

  • DO NOT USE ON FLOORS

  • DO NOT USE WHEN AIR AND SURFACE TEMPERATURES ARE BELOW 50ºF OR ABOVE 90ºF

  • SHELF LIFE UNDER NORMAL CONDITIONS IS TWO YEARS UNOPENED

*Limited Warranty

If this product is found to be defective upon inspection by its representative, Masterchem Industries LLC will, at its option, either furnish an equivalent amount of new product or refund the purchase price to the original consumer purchaser of this product upon proof of purchase. Masterchem Industries will not be liable for any representations or warranties made by any retail seller or applicator of this product. This warranty excludes (1) labor or cost of labor for the removal of this product or any other product, the repair or replacement of substrates to which this product is applied or the application of replacement product and (2) any incidental or consequential damages. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific rights and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state. To make a warranty claim, write to Technical Service, Masterchem Industries LLC, 3135 Old Highway M, Imperial, MO 63052-2834, or e-mail Technical Service at techservice@masterchem.com.

Warning!

This product contains chemicals known to the state of California to cause cancer, birth defects, or other reproductive harm.

Warning! Irritant!

HARMFUL OR FATAL IF SWALLOWED. CONTAINS ETHYLENE GLYCOL. May cause eye, nose and throat irritation. Avoid breathing of dust, vapors and spray mist. Open windows and doors or use other means to ensure fresh air entry during application and drying. If you experience eye watering, headaches, or dizziness, or if air monitoring demonstrates vapor/mist levels are above applicable limits, wear an appropriate, properly fitted respirator (NIOSH / MSHA TC 23C or equivalent) during and after application. Follow respirator manufacturer’s direction for respirator use. Close container after each use. Wash thoroughly after handling, and before smoking or eating.

WARNING!

If you scrape, sand, or remove old paint, you may release lead dust. LEAD IS TOXIC. EXPOSURE TO LEAD DUST CAN CAUSE SERIOUS ILLNESS, SUCH AS BRAIN DAMAGE, ESPECIALLY IN CHILDREN. PREGNANT WOMEN SHOULD ALSO AVOID EXPOSURE. Wear a NIOSH-approved respirator to control lead exposure. Clean up carefully with a HEPA vacuum and a wet mop. Before you start, find out how to protect yourself and your family by contacting the National Lead Information Hotline at 1-800-424-LEAD or log on to www.epa.gov/lead.

First Aid

  • If you experience difficulty in breathing, leave the area to obtain fresh air. If continued difficulty is experienced, get medical attention immediately.
  • For eye contact flush eyes immediately with large amounts of water for at least 15 minutes and obtain medical attention.
  • If swallowed, get medical attention immediately.

KEEP FROM FREEZING

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN!

DO NOT TAKE INTERNALLY

  • Base

    Water

  • Int/Ext

    Int/Ext

  • Color

    Clear

  • Coverage - Low

    300 sq. ft.

  • Mils Wet

    4

  • Mils Dry

    0.7

  • Coverage High

    400 sq. ft.

  • Mils Wet

    5.3

  • Mils Dry

    0.9

  • Finish @ 85°

    < 10

  • Min Application Temp

    50°F (10°C)

  • Max Application Temp

    90°F (32°C)

  • Max Tint

    2 oz

  • Dry To Touch

    30 min

  • Dry To Recoat

    1 hour

  • VOC

    90 g/l

  • Brush

    Nylon / Poly

  • Roller - Smooth

    3/8" - 1/2" nap

  • Roller - Porous

    1/2" - 3/4" nap

  • Spray Tip

    .015" - .021"

  • Spray Filter

    60 mesh

  • Spray Pressure

    2,500 - 3,000

  • Volume Solids

    17.4% (+/-) 2%

  • Weight Solids

    19.7% (+/-) 2%

  • Viscosity

    95 - 105 KU

  • Flashpoint

    N/A