Once all of the mold, mildew, and bacteria has been properly removed it is important to begin with a good primer and/or sealer before you start painting. We carry a full line of primers and stain blockers for prepping areas that still maintain their integrity despite possibly having unsightly water stains. A proper primer will not only make repainting and staining easier but it will also help protect from future damage and fungal growth as a result of leftover moisture or future flooding.
Fresh Start Multi-Purpose Latex Primer
Acrylic Interior/Exterior Primer
Fresh Start from Benjamin Moore combines high hiding, excellent adhesion, blister resistance, quick dry, splatter proof, and minimal odor with excellent flow and leveling in a 10% acrylic interior or exterior primer.
Sure Seal Latex Primer
Stain Blocking & Mildew Resistant
Sure Seal Latex primer from Benjamin Moore is is a multi-surface acrylic primer for interior and exterior applications. It is ideal for covering up water stains, tannin bleed, smoke damage, and other common household stains on new or previously painted interior and exterior surfaces. Additionally, it helps block future stains while also providing a mildew resistant coating.
Insl-X Prime Lock Plus 8000
High Hiding Alkyd Primer
Insl-X is a resin based alkyd primer, sealer, & Stain Blocker. It's superior coverage properties make Insl-X ideally suited for covering up heavily water or smoke damaged surfaces that are otherwise structurally sound.
Zinsser Cover Stain Primer
Zinsser Cover Stain Primer is an oil based primer for interior and exterior applications. It offers superior coverage to hide water and fire damage along with excellent adhesion to dense, glossy surfaces such as on enamel paints and varnishes, paneling, laminates, and ceramic tile without the need for sanding or de-glossing.
Kilz Odorless Stain Blocker
Oil-Based Aerosol Primer
Kilz Odorless stain blocker is an oil-based aerosol primer that is fast drying and offers superior stain blocking. Ideal for spot priming and direct application to furniture, molding, baseboards, door jambs and frames and other projects where a "focused application" is desired instead of a large flat surface.