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    Storys Painting, Inc. Logo
    Sacramento, CA·

    Wallpaper removal, Drywall repair

    "Julius was very professional and polite. He listened to what you wanted and delivered. He was prompt on arrival. After completion, he walked with us to make sure we were satisfied. He also made sure that he cleaned up everything. He went above the order and helped with a couple of gutter problems we had. I would highly recommend him and will contact him for any further painting or other jobs that we need done."

    Bill H. in December 2019

    AP
    Wheatland, CA·

    Painting

    "A friend referred me to Alex/ALR Painting for my kitchen cabinets, and I could not be happier they did! After meeting with multiple painters and being disappointed with their overall customer service, and their price points, I was just about ready to give up and buy all new cabinetry, that I really couldn't afford, but then my friend handed me a card for ALR and I'm so grateful they did. Excellent customer service from the first point of contact, and like the tag line says, he definitely took the intimidation out of my project! I was shocked at how passionate he is about his work, it definitely showed when I saw the finished product. I can't stop staring into my kitchen and cannot wait to work with him on the rest of the house!"

    Isabella R. in May 2022

    PP

    "A portion (1/3) of our stand alone cinderblock wall footing failed 10 years ago resulting in a significant crack which worsened year over year. As this crack is considered structural damage so we knew we had to get it fixed. For months we searched for someone to repair the wall; other companies came out, quoted the job, and then never following through. Within a week of contacting JP Masonary, Jordan the owner came out, quoted me on site, and was out to perform the job with 2 weeks. Jordan was punctual, provided a reasonable quote, and did a very professional looking job. I was very impressed by his attention to detail, cleanliness, and efficiency. He tore down and rebuilt roughly 70 square feet in just two days and was quick to respond to my concrete/cinder block questions after the job was complete. He made the entire process so easy. It was apparent that Jordan was experienced and knowledgeable. He was polite, trustworthy, and I would highly recommend him."

    Mandy D. in January 2021

    BP
    West Sacramento, CA·

    Exterior Painting, Interior Painting

    "We hired Barnes Painting to paint the entire interior (walls, ceilings, and woodwork) of a home we recently purchased in Sacramento. The work also involved patching drywall. We were on tight schedule and Arland quickly responded to our request for an estimate, fitted our job in, and finished the work ahead of the estimated completion date. Arland and his crew were punctual, efficient, and courteous. They were meticulous in their work and cleaned up the site when the painting was done. The results were outstanding and we highly recommend Barnes Painting."

    Geoffrey E. in November 2018

    Criss Painting Logo
    Carmichael, CA·

    Dry rot repair, Interior, Cabinets , and 2 more

    "I highly recommend Criss for his professionalism and communication. We had our house exterior repainted and was impressed by the high standard attached to his work. I would recommend Criss to anybody who need their home painted."

    Steve L. in November 2023

    AP
    Orangevale, CA·

    Painting

    "Besi did a great job, efficient, fair price and kept the job site very clean. Also very responsive during the process."

    Mano V. in June 2024

    KP
    Sacramento, CA·

    Exterior Painting

    "We were very pleased with Kaprico. Niko worked with us to get just the colors we wanted to change the look of our house. He was timely with his estimate and his communications. And, of course, his price was right. His crew worked efficiently and respectfully. They went out of their way to protect our plans and patio area. I would recommend them to anyone."

    Terrie B. in November 2016

    Torres Painting Logo
    Hughson, CA·

    Pressure wash, Residential Interior and Exterior Painting, Decks and Fences

    "Miguel and his crew were on time, professional, thorough, and most importantly, great at the assignment! I highly recommend this company for your painting needs."

    Es B. in December 2022

    WQ
    Sacramento, CA·

    Interior Painting, Exterior Painting, Cabinet Painting

    "Hired Zach todo my cabinets and he over achieved my expectations. His process todo them and the tools he has definitely shows he knows what he is doing. He helped guide me through the whole process of what we should expect the following day which I loved. I highly recommend Zach if you want a professional and quality job!"

    Jeanette W. in April 2024

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How much do exterior home painters typically cost?

  • Sacramento, California Average
    $2,907
  • Typical Range
    $1,929 - $3,700
  • Low End - High End
    $1,000 - $5,700

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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