Oil Modified Multi-Purpose Stain-Blocking Primer

Dutch Boy Oil-Modified Multi-Purpose Stain-Blocking Primer blocks common stains and ensures a more durable topcoat. It effectively seals out water, smoke stains, grease, and ink while covering scuffs and marks.

  • Blocks common stains and ensures a more durable topcoat
  • Effectively seals out water and smoke stains, grease and ink
  • Covers scuffs and marks
  • Strong adhesion to drywall, wood and plaster
  • Adheres to slick, glossy surfaces
  • Helps hide previous color
  • Ideal for porous surfaces like drywall, wood and plaster
  • For spot exterior use only

Sheen Guide

Flat: washable with no shine

Eggshell: washable and durable with subtle shine

Satin: added durability without shine

Semi-gloss: outstanding durability, stain resistance, scrubbability and shine

Gloss: maximum durability, stain resistance, scrubbability and shine

Dry Time
30 minute to touch; 1 hour to recoat
1-Quart, 1-Gallon, 5-Gallon
Clean Up
Soap and Water
Recommended Applicators
Apply with a premium-quality roller, premium quality synthetic brush or airless sprayer
Use on properly prepared interior and spot exterior drywall, plaster, wood, masonry, and metal 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

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Easy to Hold

Integrated handle makes it easy to carry and handle.

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Easy to Open

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

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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).

Oil Modified Multi-Purpose Stain-Blocking Primer

Product Number Sheen Base/Color Container Size SDS PDS
035777997857 Flat White 5 Gallon SDS PDS
035777997833 Flat White 1 Quart SDS PDS
035777997840 Flat White 1 Gallon SDS PDS


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