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    CC
    Providence, RI·

    Painting, Taping

    "Paul and his team were awesome They stained our deck and painted our house All came out beautiful"

    John K. in July 2020

    HD
    Warwick, RI·

    Repairs, Handyman Projects

    "Dan did a great job .He was kind ,friendly and reliable !The job was 100 percent perfect!I would recommend Dan to anyone that needed a contractor!!!Im extremely satisfied.Thank you home advisor"

    Meghan R. in June 2020

    Pires Construction Logo
    Warwick, RI·

    5+ Years Experience, Carpentry, Trim, Stairs, Decks, Railings, Drywall , and 2 more

    "Sy was responsive and able to fix my issue in one day when he came out. I would recommend him."

    Ruth S. in January 2024

    BP
    Lincoln, RI·

    Drywall Repair, Deck Restoration, Painting , and 1 more

    "He is extremely professional, reliable and does great work."

    Susan K. in August 2021

    Distinctive Painting Logo
    Johnston, RI·

    Fixing damaged ceilings due to moisture and water issue, Painting Kitchen cabinets and refinishing, Interior painting expert, any task any surface anything involving interior painting will be done accordingly and professionally.Licensed and insured! , and 2 more

    "Mario was so easy to talk to."

    Joyce O. in December 2022

    MM
    Riverside, RI·

    Interior and Exterior Painting, Light Electrical, Light Plumbing , and 2 more

    "Did a good job. Very nice person."

    Julie H. in November 2023

    Orellana & Son Construction, Inc. Logo
    Pawtucket, RI·

    Doors, Trim, Carpenters , and 2 more

    "He is very detailed oriented, he always double checks with me to make sure he is doing what we are expecting, and he is very easy to talk and work with."

    Salvador P. in March 2023

    AP
    Coventry, RI·

    painting, powerwashing

    "I hired Andy initially to paint the interior walls and ceilings of a house we purchased and he did an excellent job. As a result we then hired him to paint the exterior of the same home...and he did an outstanding job on this as well. We then hired him to paint our 2 family and on all projects I have nothing but the highest recommendation on his work, his conscientiousness, and level of service. He an absolute pleasure to work with,"

    Joan J. in October 2012

    TC
    Coventry, RI·

    Expert Roofer, Expert Siding

    "Briant and his team did a wonderful job on flooring and paint on a commercial space I am leasing for small private practice! He worked with me helping to find materials within my budget. He went above and beyond. I was ecstatic when I saw the final result, It is beautiful! I wanted to give him a big hug! Honestly, I have heard horror stories about contractors. This project being my first, I was a bit nervous. Briant worked with me in making sure I was comfortable with agreement and completed the job quickly and in the timing that he promised. I would highly recommend! I do look forward to working with Briant and his team in the future!"

    Amanda B. in October 2022

    Bobs Painting Logo
    Bristol, RI·

    Woodwork, I can also match other manufactures colors, using my favorite products., Painting , and 2 more

    "Bob painted our entire downstairs, ceiling, trim and walls. He was excellent, he made some really helpful suggestions which we really appreciated and agreed with. He spent 7 days painting and the results were wonderful. We would definitely recommend him to friends and would use him for any future painting projects."

    Steve K. in March 2021

    DaSilva Construction LLC Logo
    Cranston, RI·

    Drywall, Remodeling interior/exterior, Plaster , and 2 more

    "I would recommend them to anyone. They did a great job and Sandra was so wonderful to work with. Their pricing was the best and so is there work. I would highly recommend them!"

    Diane J. in October 2019

    BP

    In business since 2023

    About us: "We at Bastos Painting & Cleaning pride our company on reliability, great communication, integrity, and quality work. We are experts in our trade and will do our best to keep you as educated as we can on your particular task or project. We look forward to earning your business!"

    OB

    In business since 2022

    About us: "Ocean Bay Quality Construction, LLC is a leader in providing our customers with the highest quality service in an honest, efficient, and professional way. Our pledge is to create successful relationships with our customers, employees and community by building trust, treating every project with the utmost integrity and exceeding expectations. We look forward to working with you!"

    RH
    Warwick, RI·

    Handyman

    "They installed 6 pre-hung interior doors and 2 bifold closet doors. They had to remove the old doors and casings and basically custom fit the new doors. We are extremely satisfied with the workmanship and service we got from R & J Handyman Services."

    Charles K. in November 2021

    NR

    In business since 2015

    CRANSTON, RI·

    Remodels, Carpentry

    About us: "We are a local small business that offers a variety of contractor services from repairs, remodels and new installs. We service both residential and commercial properties in and around the Cranston, RI area. We strive to provide the best quality at a competitive price. Treating every house like our home and every client like family."

    DC

    "Gary is a very nice guy, He repaired my drawer in my kitchen cabinet. He had to find the parts to repair it he did a great job . I am very happy with it. I had a hard time finding someone to fix it, because it was a small job. Great price too."

    Beverly L. in October 2023

    P&D Painting, LLC Logo
    Warwick, RI·

    Murals, Exterior Painting, Interior Painting

    "Don and his partner Peter are extremely creative, detailed and responsible. They work well on their own and do not need constant oversight. Don is a true artist and can create anything that you can imagine as far as specialty work with painting. Peter is extremely detailed and if perfect is what you want, that is what they can produce."

    brenda R. in March 2023

    AR

    "As homeowners my wife and I had started a bathroom flooring project and needed some help. Aidan from A&C Renovations was professional in how he explained the error in our approach. We then hired him to do the install. A&C Renovations took care to make sure everything was done right. Even completely removing the toilet to creat the best install of the floor. They even replaced the wax ring on the toilet and fixed a broken part we didnâ t even know was broken. Another company might have just ignored that, but not them. We have also know someone who had A&C Renovations complete a painting project (inside and outside). Being very impressed with that job, we plan on hiring A&C Renovations for an inside painting job at our house."

    Kyle H. in January 2024

    Ace Handyman Services Logo
    North Kingstown, RI·

    General Contracting, Tiling, Handyman , and 2 more

    "Handyman matters is an excellent service that is prompt, reliable, courteous and professional. John was extremely capable for all of the projects that needed attention. This included drywalling, painting, sanding, and replacing corroding exterior plates with a wood trim he made on site. I would recommend this company without reservation."

    Barbara G. in September 2012

    MS

    In business since 2009

    PROVIDENCE, RI·

    About us: "We are an ethical, honest and professional company. We are easy to communicate with. Always working with you until the job is done right and to your specifications. When working with our company you can expect integrity, prompt service and superior customer service. Always leaving the job site clean . We take pride in our services and enjoy making clients repeat clients. You can count on us to get the job done right the first time. We will meet with you at your convenience and will not keep you waiting. Call us today for your free estimate. You’ll be pleased you did. Thank you"

    Zenith Construction, LLC Logo

    In business since 2003

    Providence, RI·

    About us: "RAWLLINS R. B. DA COSTA, has over 10 years of experience providing the community with excellence and expertise when it comes to all of your painting needs. We can do everything, from drywall repair, to full interior painting. We service Newton and the surrounding areas to better accommodate all of our clients' needs. So when you want to add beautiful landscapes to your home, call the experts here, at Quality Improvement and Painting, Inc. We can help you make your vision into a reality."

    Living Colors Painting Logo
    Coventry, RI·

    Trim Work, Exterior Painting, Interior Painting and Staining , and 2 more

    "Joe and his team did an excellent job painting the exterior of my home, going above and beyond to make sure it was done right. The final product turned out great & I would recommend their services highly!"

    Michael P. in September 2021

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How much do painting contractors typically cost?

  • Cranston, Rhode Island Average
    $1,675
  • Typical Range
    $925 - $3,350
  • Low End - High End
    $375 - $4,500

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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Cranston Painting Contractors are rated 4.8 out of 5 based on 219 reviews of 219 pros.

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Recent Job Requests for Painting Contractors in Cranston, RI

  • Project Location: Cranston, RI
    Date: 02/05/24
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Ceiling
    How many rooms do you want to paint?: 3 - 4 rooms
    Location: Home/Residence
    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.
  • Project Location: Cranston, RI
    Date: 01/29/24
    Desired Completion Date: More than 2 weeks
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Location: Home/Residence
  • Project Location: Cranston, RI
    Date: 01/29/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Painting a small bathroom and one accent wall.
  • Project Location: Cranston, RI
    Date: 01/29/24
    Location: Home/Residence
    How many rooms do you want to paint?: 1 - 2 rooms
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Wall
    Comment: Paint one wall in living room different color,repaint bathroom.
  • Project Location: Cranston, RI
    Date: 01/29/24
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Ceiling
    How many rooms do you want to paint?: 3 - 4 rooms
    Location: Home/Residence
    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.
  • Project Location: Cranston, RI
    Date: 01/15/24
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Wall
    Location: Home/Residence
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Trim
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Ceiling
    How many rooms do you want to paint?: 5+ rooms
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
  • Project Location: Cranston, RI
    Date: 01/15/24
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Wall
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Trim
    Check off each feature that will need to be painted/stained. (Check all that apply).: Fireplace
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Ceiling
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
  • Project Location: Cranston, RI
    Date: 01/13/24
    Desired Completion Date: Within 2 weeks
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    What do you want to paint?: More than half of the home exterior (3-4 sides)
    Comment: We need our home painted/ stained.....exterior
  • Project Location: Cranston, RI
    Date: 01/10/24
    Number of Rooms: 3-4
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
  • Project Location: Cranston, RI
    Date: 01/09/24
    Location: Home/Residence
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    What is the occupancy of the house?: Furnished and occupied
    How many rooms do you want to paint?: 1 - 2 rooms
    Which rooms need to be painted? (Check all that apply): Kitchen
    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
    Which rooms need to be painted? (Check all that apply): Living spaces (Bedroom, Hallways, Living Room, etc.)
    Comment: Looking to have kitchen/hallway/entry way painted. Raised ranch style house with accent color on doors and trim
  • Project Location: Cranston, RI
    Date: 01/09/24
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Ceiling
    How many rooms do you want to paint?: 3 - 4 rooms
    Location: Home/Residence
    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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