Surfaces should be clean, dry, sound and free of dust, dirt,
grease, wax, wall covering adhesive, soap film, loose paint
or any contamination that may interfere with adhesion.
Remove all existing mold and mildew before painting. If
you are concerned about mold and mildew behind walls,
underneath flooring, in ventilation systems or other unseen
areas, contact a professional who specializes in mold and
mildew remediation. For commercial buildings and
schools, follow appropriate guidelines for mold removal.
To effectively kill mold and mildew and clean surfaces, use
Perma-Wash Disinfectant and Fungicide Interior
Concentrate or a suitable biocidal wash.
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
Seal all stains and wood knots with Bulls-Eye
Shellac before coating. When sealing over stained areas,
attempt to remove as much of the stain as possible by washing,
sanding, scraping, etc.
Two coats are required for proper performance and mold
& mildew-proof resistance. Apply only when air, material,
and surface temperatures are between 50-90ºF (10-32ºC)
and the relative humidity is below 80%. Shake or mix
thoroughly before using. May be applied to a damp surface.
Apply with asynthetic (nylon, polyester or blend) bristle
brush, roller, or airless sprayer. Follow manufacturer's
instructions when using spray equipment.
For airless spraying use a 0.015" tip at 900-1500 psi. Wear
NIOSH approved respirator and provide adequate ventilation.
Perma-Guard Mold & Mildew-Proof Interior Sealer is not
intended for application to floors , HVAC ductwork,
or any surface subject to immersion or prolonged contact with
water including shower enclosures, saunas or steam
rooms. Not designed as a water-proofer.
Dries to the touch in 30 minutes and can be recoated 2
hours after applying the first coat. Scrape resistance over
glossy surfaces develops in 5 to 7 days. Do not scrub the
new coating for seven days.
Clean up spills and paint drips with detergent and
warm water. Wash application tools in detergent and warm
water immediately use. If product has dried on application tools,
soak overnight in a solution of equal parts household
ammonia and water. Follow equipment manufacturer’s
directions to clean spray equipment.
Dispose of unused or unwanted product in accordance with
local laws regulating water-based coatings.
Keep lid tightly closed during storage. Protect from freezing. If
contents freeze, thaw to room temperature before using.