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    JC

    In business since 2019

    American Falls, ID·

    Areas Of Expertise: Remodeling

    About us: "We pride our company on reliability, great communication, integrity, and quality work. We strongly believe in giving our absolute best in all of our projects no matter how big or small. We are experts in our trade and will always keep you educated on your particular task or project. We look forward to earning your business!"

    RH
    Rigby, ID·

    Areas Of Expertise: Painting

    "He is really sharp and did an amazing job on the work. He really knows his stuff when it comes to parts and how to get them as well."

    Ken F. in January 2023

    Brooks Painting Logo
    Rexburg, ID·

    Areas Of Expertise: Painting

    "Professional well trained paint crew. Have done a great job every time we've used them."

    Mark S. in February 2023

Service Pros

    B's Cleaning Services & More Logo
    Pocatello, ID·

    "Very professional and did a good job cleaning."

    Shelby H. in January 2023

    M-T General Services LLC Logo
    Pocatello, ID·

    Areas Of Expertise: Handyman Services

    "nice dude did great clean work and was in and out in no time!"

    Tucker M. in December 2022

    SC
    Idaho Falls, ID·

    Areas Of Expertise: Maid Service - Recurring and One, Janitorial Service - For Business, Painting Jobs

    "Tony was great to work with and very accommodating to our schedule. Especially with it being the day before a holiday. The work was excellent and price was very reasonable. They saved me the hassle of having to clean our new home prior to move-in. I definitely got my monies worth!"

    Mica F. in July 2018

    LC
    Rupert, ID·

    Areas Of Expertise: Handyman

    "They are busy, but certainly worth the wait. We are already making another list of jobs for them. Great job done!"

    Marjorie B. in November 2021

    208 Roof Repair Logo
    Idaho Falls, ID·

    Areas Of Expertise: Roofing Repairs, Lightning protection, Painting , and 1 more

    "Pretty amazing. Would definitely recommend. Saved me 40,000 grand saving my deck and roof rather than forcing me to get new decking and roofing."

    Theresa A. in May 2021

    Empyre Construction Services, LLC Logo

    In business since 2020

    Pocatello, ID·

    About us: "Empyre Construction Services LLC offers fast, friendly and courteous service. We use only the best products and are always eager to answer your questions and concerns. We have built our reputation on our commitment to providing quality service, which has earned us an impressive reputation with many valuable customers. We take pride in delivering value through top quality, dependable work with excellent price and reliable, honest service. we enjoy making a difference in our customers life, especially when it comes to organizing. Making it easy for our clients to find things in their home."

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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.

We make finding a painter easy. Simple use our directory to find a painter. Here you can browse local pros, check their reviews and do your first screening without ever having to call. We’ve also prescreened all the pros for you, to give you peace of mind.

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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Pocatello Painting Contractors are rated 4.7 out of 5 based on 40 reviews of 9 pros.

The HomeAdvisor Community Rating is an overall rating based on verified reviews and feedback from our community of homeowners that have been connected with service professionals. See individual business pages for full, detailed reviews.


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Recent Job Requests for Painting Contractors in Pocatello, ID

  • Project: Exterior Home Paint or Stain
    Location: Pocatello, ID
    Date: 01/28/23
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    Square Footage: I don't know
  • Project: Interior Home Paint or Stain
    Location: Pocatello, ID
    Date: 01/23/23
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting

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