High-Build Primer

Dutch Boy® High-Build Primer skims and primes in one coat to fill minor defects such as pinholes and nicks. Ideal for drywall, plaster and masonry.

  • Dutch Boy® Step One® primers/sealers are an essential first step to a perfect finish
  • Skims and primes in one coat
  • Fills and levels minor defects such as pinholes, nicks and sanding grooves
  • Evens porosity of drywall for a uniform topcoat
  • Will provide a Level 5 finish over a Level 4 drywall surface
  • Ideal for drywall, plaster and masonry
  • Topcoat with latex or alkyd paints
  • Fills & smooths minor imperfections
Dry Time
1 hour to touch; 4 hour to recoat
Clean Up
Soap and Water
Recommended Applicators
Brush, roller, or airless sprayer
Use on properly prepared interior drywall and plaster surfaces
400 ft²/gal
Actual coverage will vary due to the porosity of the surface material.

Available Exclusively at Menards
Free store pickup available.

Our Award Winning Twist & Pour Container

Easy to Hold

Integrated handle makes it easy to carry and handle.

Easy to Open

Screw-on lid eliminates the hassle of opening and closing the container.

Easy to Pour

Built-in spout makes pouring paint easy, while minimizing spills and messes.

Data Sheets

Download the product data sheet (PDS) and safety data sheet (SDS).

High-Build Primer

Product Number Sheen Base/Color Container Size SDS PDS
035777989678 Flat White 5 Gallon SDS PDS


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