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    Forest Painting Logo
    Stanton, CA·

    Exterior Painting, Interior Painrting, Customer Satisfaction , and 2 more

    "Excellent. On time, knowledgeable, excellent craftsmanship. Punctual, Will definitely recommend for any painting necessities."

    Steve R. in December 2022

    Armor Coat Logo
    South Gate, CA·

    Certificated by Textured Coatings of America, Inc. To Apply Texcote.classic smooth, Exterior and Interior Painting - Residential. and we apply GOLD ULTRA LIFE HEAT REFLECTIVE COATING FROM LIFE PAINT., for Stucco and wood. .we do stucco repair,

    "Jose and his son Alex performed all necessary steps to complete an excellent paint job on my garage within the specified time projected for a competitive price. They were at all times curteous and professional. When Jose came out to provide an estimate, I was immediately set at ease concerning his company's ability to do the job right. I also chose them mainly because the person providing the estimate was the person performing the work. That is important to me. I highly recommend their services."

    Daniel M. in December 2013

    AP
    Los Angeles, CA·

    Painting

    "We hired Anny Painting for interior painting, staining (they matched an existing cabinet color), and to paint the underside of our deck. Everyone was highly skilled, very polite, friendly, and efficient. I had some fairly challenging requests using different colors and their work surpassed my expectations. I highly recommend them!"

    Arturo V. in December 2020

    BE

    "5 star professionals and 5 star quality. Brandon and his team started the project and were at my house everyday until the completion of the project. The attention to detail was greatly appreciated and the outcome was beautiful. Highly recommended."

    Randall H. in June 2024

    Diaz Painting Logo
    Los Angeles, CA·

    Repair Damage Drywall, Service offered Residential & Commercial, Exterior & Interior Painting , and 3 more

    "We used Diaz Painting for multiple large projects. They were detail oriented and quick and incredibly helpful. They took the time to make sure everything was covered, or taken apart before painting. Would absolutely recommend."

    Cindy S. in May 2024

    John and James White, Inc. Logo
    Glendale, CA·

    Exterior Painting, Interior Painting

    "I enjoyed my experience . The team did a great job and totally professional."

    archie T. in October 2017

    West Way Painting, Inc. Logo
    Toluca Lake, CA·

    Exterior Painting, Interior Painting

    "The owner, Charlie, is punctual, dependable, and thorough in his explanation of his service and products - and that is huge!"

    Kristen .. in December 2016

    AS
    Maywood, CA·

    "Very professional and thorough. On time and job done to full satisfaction. Just wonderful to have someone like Alex, Javier and there crew working on my property."

    Luis Z. in June 2022

    Jesus Nuci Logo
    Hesperia, CA·

    1 Year warranty, Exterior Painting, Interior Painting , and 1 more

    "I want to tell you about one of your contractors you recommended for painting. The painter is Jesus Nuci. He and his crew did a terrific job painting our kitchen, bathroom and exterior trim. They were very professional, very timely, and their quality of work was very good. And their cost for doing the job was very reasonable. Over all we were extremely pleased with their performance."

    Dan F. in December 2016

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How much do exterior home painters typically cost?

  • Lakewood, California Average
    $4,528
  • Typical Range
    $2,870 - $6,594
  • Low End - High End
    $1,000 - $10,000

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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Things to Consider Before You Hire a Painter:

What do you want to paint?

  • More than half of the home exterior (3-4 sides)
  • Less than half of the home exterior (1-2 sides)
  • The exterior trim
  • A deck or porch
  • A fence
  • Shutters and / or a front door
  • Garage exterior
  • Garage Door
  • Other

What is the approximate living square footage of your home?

    What is the primary exterior surface material of your home?

      How many stories is your home?

        Which best describes the condition of your walls?

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