Floor Coatings

BEHR PREMIUM® Porch & Floor Paint - Low-Lustre

BEHR PREMIUM® Porch & Floor Paint - Low-Lustre

Get a durable, long-lasting finish with this 100% acrylic latex, mildew resistant paint. Available in Low-Lustre and Gloss, this finish is ideal for both interior and exterior applications. Paint resist scuffing, fading, cracking and peeling.

Tech Data Sheet HERE

Tintable Bases

  • Low-Lustre Deep Base No. 6300 - MSDS

Pre-mixed Colors Available in Select Markets

  • Low-Lustre Slate Gray No. 6695 - MSDS
  • Low-Lustre Ultra Pure White No. 6050 - MSDS
  • Low-Lustre Silver Gray No. 6694 - MSDS

Where to Use

  • Previously painted or primed Interior or Exterior surfaces. Ideal for Porches, Floors, Decks, Basements, Patios, Siding, Trim, Furniture and Trellises. Not for use on Garage Floors.
  • Preparation†

  • All surfaces must be clean, sound, dry and free of any dirt, oil and grease. Remove mildew stains with a product such as BEHR PREMIUM MOLD & MILDEW STAIN REMOVER NO. 62. New or Weathered Wood: use a product such as BEHR PREMIUM 2-IN-1 WOOD PREP NO. 63. Uncoated Concrete or Masonry Surfaces: allow new surfaces to cure 30 days. Use a product such as BEHR CONCRETE & MASONRY CLEANER/DEGREASER NO. 990 and follow with a product such as BEHR CONCRETE & MASONRY CLEANER/ETCHER NO. 991. Painted Surfaces: remove loose paint, wash off any dirt and grease with detergent.
  • Scuff sand new/weathered wood and glossy surfaces.
  • Use stainless steel or galvanized nails to prevent nail staining. Countersink nailheads, repair imperfections and sand smooth..
  • Remove all dust with a damp cloth, allow to dry.
  • Prime

  • Interior: Use a product such as BEHR ENAMEL UNDERCOATER PRIMER & SEALER NO. 75.
  • Exterior: Use a product such as BEHR PREMIUM PLUS® WATER-BASED PRIMER & SEALER NO. 436 or BEHR OIL-BASED PRIMER & SEALER NO. 434.
  • Interior/Exterior: Over uncoated concrete or masonry surfaces, use a product such as BEHR CONCRETE & MASONRY BONDING PRIMER NO. 880.
  • For optimal color development, better hide and to reduce the number of topcoats with deep colors denoted with a dagger (†) on the color chip, apply a custom tinted primer.
  • Application

  • Use product when the surface and air temperatures are between 50-90°F (10-32°C).
  • Stir paint occasionally. Intermix containers of the same product to ensure color and sheen uniformity.
  • Use a high quality 3/8-1/2" nap roller cover, nylon/polyester brush or an airless sprayer (.015 spray tip).
  • Coverage is 200-400 sq. ft. (23-37 m2) per gallon depending on the surface texture, porosity and application method.
  • Apply second coat in the opposite direction of the first.
  • Do not thin if using a roller or brush; however, if using a sprayer and thinning is required, thin with water at a rate of no more than 1/2 pint per gallon.
  • Certain colors may require more than one coat for complete hide.
  • Dry Time

  • Dries to touch in 4 hours at 77°F (25°C) and 50% humidity. Allow first coat to dry 24-48 hours before applying the second. Allow 72 hours before subjecting to normal use. Longer dry time required in cooler temperatures and in higher humidity.
  • After 4 weeks, cured paint film may be cleaned with a mild, non-abrasive liquid detergent.
  • Dry paint film is mildew resistant.
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    Clean Up & Storage

  • Use soap and water.
  • Properly dispose of all soiled rags and protect unused product from freezing.
  • For disposal of unused paint products, please contact your household refuse collection service.
  • Important!

    IMPORTANT! DO NOT OPEN CAN WITHOUT READING THESE INSTRUCTIONS. FOR TINT BASES – DO NOT USE WITHOUT THE ADDITION OF TINTING COLORANTS 

    Warning

    † 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.

    If you are looking for a low gloss finish, look no further than Low-Lustre Sealer from Behr Paint. This clear, non-yellowing sealer will protect and beautify all of your interior and exterior concrete and masonry surfaces and is an excellent topcoat for Behr Paints and Stains. Look for product safety information on BehrPro.com.