A direct to metal paint specially formulated to restore old, weathered metal roofs and siding to a beautiful appearance. This premium waterborne acrylic formula dries quickly to a long-lasting, durable, fade and chalk-resistant semi-gloss finish. Cleans up easily with soap and water. Ideal for sloped metal roofs on barns and pole buildings. Resist rust and corrosion on steel and galvanized raised ridges. Excellent adhesion on metal roofs, trim, doors, and structural steel. Covers approximately 300 sq. ft. per gallon. Thin only for spray application with up to 8 oz. of water per gallon. Dries to touch in 30 to 60 minutes, allow to dry overnight before recoating. Previously painted surfaces should be cleaned and primed as per label instructions. Use as-is for a Direct to Metal (DTM) product or use with Valspar anti-rust primer SKU 792434 for additional protection and performance. Galvanized metal should be primed with SKU 792442.