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    Desert Hot Springs, CA·

    "Luis was vert comfortable to work with"

    Patricia G. in December 2023

    Thousand Palms, CA·

    Interior Painting or Staining: 1 - 2 Rooms, Interior or Exterior Painting or Staining - Small Projects, Exterior Home or Structure - Paint or Stain

    "I had a great experience working with Luis from Oros Lucas Painting. He responded promptly, showed up on time and was very straightforward with his bid. I was extremely impressed on the amount of help he had onsite. His crew took very careful care of my surround items. I am thrilled with the outcome of my freshly painted kitchen and bathroom cabinets. He exceed expectations getting the job done before my timeline as well. 10/10 I would recommend Oros Lucas Painting and look forward to working together on another project soon."

    James R. in April 2022


    "I heard about Color X Painting Co from a friend whom hired them and was impressed with their back deck repainting. Color X. worked quickly and effectively on my kitchen. They painted the cabinets and walls well and charged a fair price. I was really happy with the final result! Thank you!!"

    Sylas S. in March 2024

    Blakley Painting Logo

    "I have to agree with all the other five star reviews for Chuck and his son Pharoan. They did a fantastic, awesome job on our home in Rancho Mirage. The job consisted of repainting all the ceilings, walls, baseboards, trim, niches and doors of a large home. They were highly skilled, detailed, efficient and as others have mentioned, very very nice guys. And their bid was extremely competitive! Now when I walk into my new home.........all I do is smile. Highly recommend them."

    Nathan R. in April 2023

    Palm Springs, CA·


    "The company and work was amazing !!! The price was better than anything else I received and the job was done in a very timely manner. I would and have referred him to others."

    Randi B. in August 2022

    Rivera's Quality Painting Logo
    Desert Hot Springs, CA·

    "We hired Rivera twice - first time was for painting nearly the entire interior of our house 4500+ sq ft (included walls, doors, trim, and ceilings which the previous owner had painted a very yellowish off white). Riveraâ s crew did an excellent job on that sizable job, so I hired them about a year later to paint the exterior of our home to update the brown to a lighter, more modern color. Both jobs were done within a reasonable budget, and timing was fine and as promised - the interior took a little extra time only because they ended up spending extra time to sand the doors (of previous dark brown oil paint that was being repainted bright white) so the new paint would adhere properly - the doors look fantastic and glossy.. I have recommended Tony to others several times, and I will hire them again when I have any future painting jobs."

    Jesse B. in December 2023

    Osborne Painting, Inc. Logo
    Beaumont, CA·

    Commercial Properties, Residential Properties, Exterior Painting , and 1 more

    "Very professional, courteous, excellent service and work. Great pricing vs other quotes I received. Painters were professional, respectful and friendly."

    Eileen E. in February 2023

    Fullerton, CA·

    "I live in the hills above Uptown Whittier, and I feel that I am very lucky to have found Bart Corrigan to paint the interior of my home, and to set the entryway and kitchen floor tile. Bart is professional, HONEST, knowledgable, and very helpful. The gentlemen of his crew are craftsmen in every sense of the word, providing clean, skillful work. I would not hesitate to recommend Bart Corrigan for any repair and remodeling work that might be needed. Bart provided everything he promised: quality work to be completed within a given amount of time at an agreed-upon price, to treat my home as he would want his to be treated, and to make sure that the work was acceptable to both him and me before calling it complete. I grew up around construction during the fifties, the daughter of a plasterer/contractor who was always in demand because he considered his trade an art, and his word his bond. After being a homeowner in recent years, and experiencing businessmen/contractors who were less than honest and certainly not craftsmen at what they professed to do, I truly did not think there were any like my father out there anymore. I am so very glad to have found Bart Corrigan, Contractor, because he proved to be honest, a craftsman, and that his word is bond, and I will hire him again for whatever repairs/remodeling I may need in the future."

    Janice S. in December 2016


    In business since 2016

    About us: "Prisma Spec Painting offers quality services to clients at reasonable prices. Our courteous staff has the professional tools and experience necessary to help with all your needs. We specialize in interior and exterior painting and powerwashing. Call today to get in touch with our staff, and to learn more about what we have to offer!"

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Frequently asked questions

Painters usually price a job by the square feet of the project. Sometimes they’ll include flat fees for fixed expenses, like overhead and permits.

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Interior painting makes for a doable DIY project. You can save some money and get a real sense of accomplishment by doing this yourself. And, with the right prep work – covering, taping and scraping – it’s fairly forgiving. But it takes a lot of time to move furniture, tape trim, prep the surface and cover your floor, let alone apply the actual paint. Instead, save yourself the time and hassle and find a local interior painter.

Leave exterior painting to the pros. Not only do you need to worry about the type and quality of the paint, you’ll also likely need a ladder and considerably more prep work. You’ll likely need additional equipment like ladders, scaffolding and possibly a paint sprayer. It’s almost cheaper to just hire a pro. Talk to a local exterior house painter about your project.

  1. Do your research. Understand what to expect and what to look for in a pro. Look at paint types, prices and costs.
    1. Interior home painting costs $1,000-$2,800
    2. Exterior painting costs $1,700-$4,100
    3. Painting a ceiling costs $150-$350
    4. Painting cabinets costs $350-$1,200
    5. Trim painting costs $500-$1,500
    6. Calculate paint coverage
  2. Call pros for site inspections and estimates. Always get three to five estimates.
  3. Check references, compare quotes, look at past work. After you have estimates in hand, do one final pass to compare the contractors.
  4. Sign a contract with the pro of your choice. You might need to make a down payment, usually 25% to 50% of the total project cost to cover material costs, but not all pros require this. Don’t pay for the entire project upfront.

  • A complete inspection. Each pro takes a walk around your home to evaluate the condition of your current paint, the size of the job and any obstacles for accessing the site. They do this to see how much prep work they’ll need and estimate how long the job will take. The more thorough the inspection, the more accurate the quote.
  • Color consultation. Expect each contractor to have varying color options and suggestions. However, you have the final say.
  • Listen to the pro – they’re experts after all – but don’t get pushed into a color combination or finish type that you don’t want. Understand the different exterior paints or interior paint choices before your pro arrives.
  • A rough estimate or complete quote. Finishing contractors vary here. Usually, they can quote straightforward projects on the spot. But some may need to take it back to their shop to run numbers and give you a detailed estimate with costs broken out. Neither method is better than the other, but just make sure to get multiple quotes.

  1. How long have you been in business? A long business history helps you avoid shoddy companies. It’s hard for a service business to stay in business if they don’t do good work.
  2. Are you licensed and insured? Not all states require a license for painting homes, but many do. Always use one that’s insured.
  3. Do you belong to any professional organizations? You’ll find many online, like the Painting Contractors Association or the Finishing Contractors Association?
  4. Do you have other work I can look at? Always check a portfolio or, in the case of painters, it’s better to look at work they did a few years ago to see how well it’s held up.
  5. How long will the job take? Get a rough estimate but get it in writing.
  6. How many people are in your crew? This is especially important if you work remotely. More people generally means more noise, but they’ll be done faster.
  7. Will I be in the way if I’m home during the painting? You usually won’t be in the way, but this question helps you understand what to expect while they’re working. They’ll need to lay down coverings and do a lot of prep work.
  8. Do you guarantee your work? Never hire a painter who doesn’t guarantee their work. This often means they’ll rush the prep work, since peeling never happens right away.
  9. What type of paint do you use, and how long is it rated to last? Different rooms need different paint and the exterior needs exterior paint. It comes in different grades with different guaranteed lifetimes.
  10. Can you supply a written estimate and contract? Never use a painter who isn’t willing to put his work in writing.

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Cathedral City Painting Contractors are rated 4.9 out of 5 based on 103 reviews of 103 pros.

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Recent Job Requests for Painting Contractors in Cathedral City, CA

  • Project Location: Cathedral City, CA
    Date: 02/01/24
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Location: Home/Residence
  • Project Location: Cathedral City, CA
    Date: 02/01/24
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    What do you want to paint?: A deck or porch
    Surface Material: Other / I don't know
    Square Footage: I don't know
    Garage Size: No attached garage
    Wall Condition: Very Good - Looks new and requires no repairs
    Comment: I need the front and back decks to be painted. And, the driveway to be stained.
  • Project Location: Cathedral City, CA
    Date: 01/24/24
    Location: Home/Residence
    How many rooms do you want to paint?: 5+ rooms
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Ceiling
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Wall
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Trim
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
  • Project Location: Cathedral City, CA
    Date: 01/15/24
    Location: Home/Residence
    How many rooms do you want to paint?: 5+ rooms
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Ceiling
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Wall
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.

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