Wood Primer

A good quality wood primer, basecoat or sealer prepares a wooden surface for the application of a top coat finish, filling imperfections and ensuring a smooth, even base once sanded. Whether it's a clear or coloured finish we've got the perfect primer to prep your project.

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Bona
A ready-to-use, high-grade primer for clear top coats that gives professional results.
(28 reviews)
  • 1
    coat
  • 10m²/L
    1 coat
  • 1h 30m
    drying
Available in 5L
Morrells
Versatile basecoat to prepare bare wood before use of pre-cat lacquer.
(5 reviews)
  • 1-2
    coats
  • 8m²/L
    1 coat
  • 15 mins
    drying
Available in 5L
Ronseal
An exterior primer for use before Ronseal's 10 Year Wood Paint
(12 reviews)
  • 1
    coat
  • 10m²/L
    1 coat
  • hrs
    drying
Sikkens
A low build, solvent-borne, semi-gloss woodstain for exterior use. Can be used both as a base stain and as a finishing coat.
(14 reviews)
  • 2
    coats
  • 12m²/L
    1 coat
  • 24 hrs
    drying
Available in 1L, 2.5L, 5L
Manns
Ensure a consistent finish by undercoating with this opaque primer before application of a coloured varnish.
(3 reviews)
  • 1-2
    coats
  • 8m²/L
    1 coat
  • hrs
    drying
Available in 1L, 5L
Morrells
Perfect base and sealer for Pre Catalyst Fastmatch System.
(3 reviews)
  • 1
    coat
  • 8m²/L
    1 coat
  • 15 mins
    drying
Available in 5L
Manns
A high-build sealer to ensure a consistent base before application of compatible top coats.
(8 reviews)
  • 1
    coat
  • 8m²/L
    1 coat
  • hrs
    drying
Available in 5L
Manns
A useful sealer to block out knots, fill open grains and cover fine scratches.
(3 reviews)
  • 1-2
    coats
  • 8m²/L
    1 coat
  • 20 mins
    drying
Available in 1L, 5L
Junckers
A one-component, water-based acrylic primer that improves top coat adhesion and minimises side bonding.
(1 reviews)
  • 1
    coat
  • 8m²/L
    1 coat
  • 1h 30m
    drying
Available in 5L
Morrells
An opaque basecoat to prepare your surface for application of a pigmented acid-cat lacquer
(3 reviews)
  • 1
    coat
  • 8m²/L
    1 coat
  • 15 mins
    drying
Available in 5L
Manns
A specialised primer for improved adhesion and more intense colouration.
(2 reviews)
  • 1
    coat
  • 8m²/L
    1 coat
  • 1h 30m
    drying
Available in 5L
Morrells
Ensure professional results by applying this primer before sealing with Acid-cat lacquer.
(1 reviews)
  • 1
    coat
  • 7m²/L
    1 coat
  • 15 mins
    drying
Available in 5L
Sikkens
Premium quality, solvent-borne primer/undercoat that can be used on interior & exterior timber.
(4 reviews)
  • 2
    coats
  • 14m²/L
    1 coat
  • 24 hrs
    drying
Available in 1L, 2.5L
Bona
A 100% polyurethane based primer for finishes requiring better adhesion. Recommended as prime coat when staining.
  • 1
    coat
  • 10m²/L
    1 coat
  • hr
    drying
Available in 5L
Morrells
A higher solids basecoat for use with 250 and 280 pre-cat lacquers.
(1 reviews)
  • 1-2
    coats
  • 8m²/L
    1 coat
  • 15 mins
    drying
Available in 5L
Sikkens
A premium quality, quick drying primer with excellent adhesion properties to bare wood and previously painted surfaces. Water based and suitable for interior and exterior surfaces.
  • 2
    coats
  • 12m²/L
    1 coat
  • hrs
    drying
Available in 1L, 2.5L, 5L
Morrells
Seals and builds a barrier coat preventing wax and resin migration.
  • 1-2
    coats
  • 8m²/L
    1 coat
  • 15 mins
    drying
Available in 5L
Bona
Apply to pre-varnished areas to increase adhesion and prepare the surface for another coat of varnish.
(4 reviews)
  • 1
    coat
  • 40m²/L
    1 coat
  • 20 mins
    drying
Available in 5L
Sikkens
A stain-blocking, medium build, water-borne primer for exterior use that is quick and easy to apply.
  • 1
    coat
  • 8m²/L
    1 coat
  • hrs
    drying
Available in 2.5L
Bona
A two-component, solvent free, low viscosity epoxy primer and DPM.
  • 1-2
    coats
  • 1m²/L
    1 coat
  • 24 hrs
    drying
Bona
Designed to prepare the surface before application of Bona Sportive Finish ensuring a well bodied overall finish.
  • 1
    coat
  • 10m²/L
    1 coat
  • hrs
    drying
Available in 10L
Crown
Solvent-based undercoat for interior and exterior wood.
  • 1-2
    coats
  • 10m²/L
    1 coat
  • hrs
    drying
Available in 750ml, 2.5L
Crown
A quick drying combined primer and undercoat for interior and exterior wood and metal.
(2 reviews)
  • 2
    coats
  • 12m²/L
    1 coat
  • hr
    drying
Available in 750ml, 2.5L
Junckers
A quick drying, solvent-based primer for exotic or problem floors. Slightly intensifies the colouration of wood with minimal grain raising.
  • 1
    coat
  • 10m²/L
    1 coat
  • 15 mins
    drying
Available in 5L
Dulux Trade
Water-based preservative for use on new and bare wood. Protects against blue stain, decay fungi and UV rays
  • 2
    coats
  • 5m²/L
    1 coat
  • hr
    drying
Available in 1L, 2.5L
Dulux Trade
A water-based, high opacity, dual purpose primer undercoat for interior and exterior woodwork, which is recoatable in 2-4 hours.
  • 1-2
    coats
  • 13m²/L
    1 coat
  • hrs
    drying
Available in 1L, 2.5L, 5L
Dulux Trade
A solvent-based undercoat recommended for use with Dulux Trade High Gloss. Excellent opacity and its high sheen level contributes to exceptional gloss retention.
  • 1
    coat
  • 17m²/L
    1 coat
  • hrs
    drying
Available in 2.5L, 5L
Dulux Trade
A water-based primer suitable for use on interior walls and ceilings.
  • 1-2
    coats
  • 14m²/L
    1 coat
  • hrs
    drying
Available in 1L, 2.5L, 5L