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    EP
    Burke, VA·

    Interior or Exterior Painting or Staining - Small Projects, Interior Painting or Staining: 3 - 4 Rooms, Interior Painting or Staining: 5 + Rooms , and 2 more

    "Alex and his team did a great job painting my two story family room. I was very happy that they covered all of the floors and furniture and were very careful. The room had lots of corners and angles which required lots of trim and cut-in work which came out great. They also repaired damage to door frames from a recent furniture move. Everything looks great and was finished ahead of schedule. I would hire them again. I will work with them again."

    Arleen Z. in July 2016

    Pro Hand Solutions Logo
    Alexandria, VA·

    Drywall and Plaster, Tile, Painting , and 2 more

    "I contracted with Christian to prep and paint my 10 year old fence. The fence is fairly large therefore obtained multiple quotes before deciding to go with ProHand. His price was very competitive, however, the reason I chose to go with him was his professionalism. As the job progressed, I was continually impressed with his attention to detail and quality. He also communicated clearly his intentions as far as schedule and status throughout the job, and was very receptive to any questions or concerns I had. He also was very diligent in ensuring everything was kept clean. Overall, I would highly recommend Christian! I intend on using him for future painting projects. We are extremely satisfied with the fence !"

    Devin L. in September 2020

    CP

    In business since 2015

    About us: "We are committed to excellence in every aspect of our business. We uphold a standard of integrity bound by fairness, honesty, and personal responsibility. Our distinction is the quality of service we bring to our customers. Accurate knowledge of our trade combined with ability is what makes us true professionals. Above all, we are watchful of our customers' interests and make their concerns the basis of our business."

    Edwin Craft Home Improvement Logo
    Fredericksburg, VA·

    Handyman for Multiple Small Projects

    "Edwin and his assistant showed up on time and installed a new double door unit in a finished space that had to be enlarged by 4 inches to accommodate the new door frame. It was a difficult install that was performed efficiently and professionally. They cleaned up everything when they were done. I would highly recommend Edwin Craft."

    Barry H. in May 2022

    SS
    Manassas, VA·

    Carpentry, Pressure Washing

    "I feel like Steve went above and beyond on the project he did for us. He fixed our front door where we had dry rot around the door frame and under the window above. He also adjusted our door so it opened and closed properly, painted the trim & door inside and out and updated our weather stripping. He was very dependable and we will definitely hire him again."

    Tammy D. in November 2023

    Renovation Service Group, LLC Logo
    Alexandria, VA·

    Handyman: household fixture install & assembly, cabinet repairs, trim detail & all finished details, etc, General house hold repairs & install (drywall, windows, doors, fixtures, fences, patio, decks & roofs, etc), Flooring, repairs & new install: ceramic tiles, hardwood, carpeting, vinyl, etc , and 2 more

    "Rasca and his team did great work! I hired his company to fix a war damaged door. Orininally, I thought it was just the door frame. Unfortunately, there was a lot more water damage in the wall and under the floor. But, Rasca's team fixed it. And, in the middle of a rain storm, too. This prevented more costly water damage. I really appreciated that. Along the way, Rasca's team found other minor fixes that needed doing, and I had them take care of those, too. They did a great job, and were very knowledgable and professional. I will certainly hire Rasca again for other projects. Money well spent! Thanks!"

    Philip Q. in August 2018

    HandyMark DMV, LLC Logo
    Fairfax, VA·

    Powerwashing, TV Mounts, Computer Repairs , and 2 more

    "Very helpful on advising me on what I needed. Arrived timely, very professional and completed the installation quickly and efficiently. Would hire again."

    Bridget F. in December 2020

    Wilfredo Jaldin Painting, LLC Logo
    Annandale, VA·

    Painting, Cleaning, Home Improvement

    "Very friendly and professional. Takes pride in his work, and took his time to do the job correctly. Im very satisfied!"

    Kenneth L. in December 2023

    PP
    Fairfax, VA·

    Painting

    "Vild was a very professional painter. He arrived on time and worked diligently for two days. He thoroughly primed the walls, including repairs, and applied two coats of paint. In the kitchen he moved all the furniture and even moved the oven and refrigerator to paint the walls behind them. He was polite, friendly, and competent. We are very pleased with his work."

    Margarita D. in June 2024

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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