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PrimeX Excel Primer

PrimeX Excel is a unique multi-surface water-based primer specially formulated for the Acres Hall paint range. This product is best suited for use on uncoated MDF in addition to all types of interior wood and metal.


PrimeX Excel Primer

PrimeX Excel is a multi-surface, water based, interior and exterior primer, sealer and stain blocker. With a unique blend of acrylic resins, PrimeX Excel provides unbeatable adhesion to almost any surface. PrimeX Excel is best suited to prime the following:

  • All types of Wood
  • Uncoated MDF
  • Interior Plaster
  • Ceramic Tiles
  • PVC & Fibreglass
  • Metal (including aluminium, steel and galvanised surfaces)


Note: Wood knots should be spot primed with PrimeX Ultra. If painting varnished wood it is recommended to used PrimeX Ultra for optimum results. This product has been specially formulated for use with the Acres Hall paint range to ensure you get the very best from your paint.

Surface Preparation

Surfaces should be clean, dry, sound and free of dust dirt excessive chalky material, grime, grease, oil, wax, mould, wallpaper adhesive or any contamination that may interfere with adhesion. If unsure, always wash surfaces with appropriate cleaning solution, or solvent. Remove any unsound or poorly adhered coatings. Sand any remaining paint film edges smooth with the surface. Lightly sand exposed exterior wood with fine sandpaper. When priming over stained areas, first attempt to remove as much of the stain as possible by washing, sanding, scrapping etc.


For best results it is recommended to apply two coats of primer followed by two coats of paint. Stir thoroughly before using. Apply with brush or roller.

Delivery & Returns

Ireland and Northern Ireland
Delivery throughout the island of Ireland is free of charge. Goods will be delivered to you within 2-3 working days. For delivery to the UK and mainland Europe, please contact us at info@acreshall.ie.

In the unlikely event that you encounter a problem with one of our products please contact us at info@acreshall.com and we will get our technical team to assist. If you wish to return a product please contact us at info@acreshall.com and we will assist with the return.

Complementary Colours

Based on your colour selection, the Acres Hall colour experts recommend the below complementary colours to enhance your scheme. Use these on a feature wall or upcycle some furniture using our suggested palette to help create a harmonious and considered space.