General purpose PVA
Features and benefits
EVO-STIK General Purpose PVA is an adhesive, primer, sealer and dustproofer that’s suitable for interior use on most building surfaces. When used as a primer, it improves adhesion to porous or difficult surfaces prior to plastering or screeding.
Suitable materials: a range of materials, provided one of the surfaces is porous e.g. timber, polywood, blockboard, chipboard, fibreboard, expanded polystyrene, polyurethane foam, insulating board, brick, concrete, plaster, stone and slate.
Sizes: 500ml, 1 litre, 2.5 litres or 5 litres.
Coverage: 6-10m² per litre depending on application thickness and substrate.
Frequently Asked Questions
EVO-STIK General Purpose PVA is white before use, but it dries to a transparent film.
No - it would initially work, but PVA has low wear resistance. It will also turn hazy white every time it gets wet.
No - it may leave areas with a sealed and shiny finish. Paint may then not be absorbed into those areas and could peel off. Instead, use a primer that’s recommended by the paint manufacturer.