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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much do painters cost?

The national average cost to hire an interior painter ranges between $200-$2,700. Interior painters can tackle everything from complete color makeovers in each of your rooms to touching up an accent wall to painting pieces of furniture. The square footage and complexity of the project, along with the materials needed, are the main factors that will affect cost. Other factors include whether you supply the paint yourself or want the painter to do so, whether you move the furniture and do the prep work or ask them to do it, and whether any repair work is needed on the walls.

Painting the ceiling and the trim will also have an effect on cost. The type of paint you choose can also raise or lower your house painting cost. A gallon of paint may range from $20 to over $100, depending on quality and brand. Ask your painter if they charge per hour or per square foot, and how much you can save by doing prep work (moving furniture, etc.) yourself.

How much should interior painting cost per square foot?

You can expect a 12x12-foot average room with 8-foot ceilings to cost $100 to paint, while a 16x16-foot room with 9-foot ceilings could cost around $175. 

To calculate the cost of interior painting per square foot, measure the square footage of wall space and ceiling space of your room. From this, you can estimate the number of gallons of paint needed to cover the wall space and compare it to these figures. You can also ask interior painters near you to provide an estimate before you hire them.

How much does it cost to paint the interior of a house?

Interior house painting costs are calculated on a few key factors. Nationally, interior house painting projects range from $917 (for one room) to $4,893 (for eight rooms). The wide price range indicates how much square footage, paint selection and labor can affect cost. One pro uses a laser to measure each room, subtracting the size of the doors and windows, and then bases the quote on the square footage of the actual surfaces to be painted.

Painters may provide you with savings if you opt to paint your entire home rather than just having one room or an accent wall painted. For example, the average house painting cost for an 8x12 room with 8-foot ceilings is roughly $200, when contractor-grade paint is used. Painting ceilings, baseboards and frames can also affect cost. Pros may charge per linear foot to smooth and paint baseboards.

In one area, pros might charge 50 cents per linear foot to paint baseboards, while pros in another part of the country could charge $1.50 per linear foot for the same task. Painters may charge flat rates for painting door and window frames, with one charging $20-$25 and another $60 per door. Geography and regional costs to do business play a major role in the cost of interior painting. The same painter in a rural region has less to pay in taxes, transportation, insurance and overhead than they would in a major city like New York.

How much do interior painters charge per hour?

You can expect to pay $50 per hour for interior painting. This price will change depending on a number of factors and may range between $30 and $160 per hour. Some factors include the height of the rooms, the complexity of the painting and more.

For an accurate cost estimate, request quotes from local painters and contractors.

What should I look for when choosing a painter?

When choosing a painter, pay attention to online reviews and ratings. Reviews with pictures are especially valuable, as these showcase the painter’s work. It’s also important to check whether your state requires licenses for painters — if it’s required, your contractor should be able to present their license. 

Finally, compare estimates and quotes from multiple painters near you. Take into consideration what each one guarantees with the job, including factors like higher-quality paint, extensive preparation and a good warranty.

How often should you paint your walls?

You should repaint your home interior once every few years, depending on the condition of the current paint.

Paint on walls fades over time, regardless of the room — it could happen in a bedroom, kitchen, dining room, living room or bathroom. However, paint that is exposed to more dirt, particularly flat or matte paint textures, may need repainting more frequently.

Areas of the bathroom or kitchen that routinely get touched may show signs of collecting dirt and grease over time. These would require more frequent painting.

If you're ready to repaint the walls in your home, get free estimates from the best painters near you.

How much value does painting add to a house?

Due to a lack of data available, it’s hard to say whether painting your home’s interior or exterior will increase its value. But there are some important things to keep in mind. 

If you're thinking about selling your home, you might want to repaint areas that look especially worn, dull or chipped so your house looks fresh and new to potential buyers. On the other hand, it’s possible some potential buyers will repaint the home upon moving in. So if you have a limited budget, your money (and time) might be better invested in other types of home projects, such as remodeling your bathroom or kitchen, installing new floors or fixing broken appliances

When in doubt, check with your realtor before making a final decision.

Does a painter need to enter my home?

If you’re hiring an exterior painter, the painter will likely not need to enter your home. But for interior paint jobs, the painter will need to enter your home.

When talking to potential painters, discuss a strategy to make sure you and the painter(s) stay safe while they’re completing the job in your home. Or, you might want to discuss scheduling the paint job at a later date.

How long does it take to paint a room?

The length of time it takes to paint a room varies, depending on a couple of factors. For example, the size of the job makes a difference. With a small bedroom, or with only a wall or two that have to be painted, the job can be done in half a day. Larger jobs take longer.

Also, if there are several different colors being used, the job may take longer, as one may have to dry before the other is applied. A 12-by-12 room with one color may take a morning. With multiple colors, the job may stretch into the afternoon.

Before you hire an interior painter near you, ask them how long it will take to paint the room(s) in your home.

Reviews for Colorado Springs painters
Thumbtack Customer
Anthony's Painting took care of the interior painting of my house. They used 3 different types of paint (ceiling, walls, trim). I was extremely happy with the outcome and would definitely hire them again for my next painting project!
Anthony's PaintingAnthony's Painting
Stacey M.
Lil’Bit Painting and Decorating came through for me on a last minute paint job. I needed to have chipped paint on a property I listed removed and repainted with less than one day’s notice. Lil’Bit Painting and Decorating responded quickly, arrived on time to give me an estimate and completed the job on time. In fact, the paint job they did exceeded my expectations! I would highly recommend them to anyone needed a professional paint job.
Lil'Bit Painting, LLC.Lil'Bit Painting, LLC.
Desaray B.
We have used RH Painting for both exterior and interior painting needs. Each time we have been absolutely satisfied with not only the price bit the quality of work done. We will continue to use RH painting and absolutely recommend.
RH Custom PaintingRH Custom Painting
Bill M.
For your next painting job look no further. Daniel did a phenomenal job! His matching of paint color to existing sun faded outdoor paint was 100% spot on! Can’t even tell that he did a painting job. It was blended in perfectly. He was very punctual and responsive to requests to get the job completed. I would hire him again in a heartbeat! Recommend him 1000%
Ridgeview PaintingRidgeview Painting
Thumbtack Customer
So pleased with my paint job!
Five Star Painting of Colorado Springs & DenverFive Star Painting of Colorado Springs & Denver
Libby D.
Beautiful paint job and very efficient work!
Five Star Painting of Colorado Springs & DenverFive Star Painting of Colorado Springs & Denver
Shauna S.
We hired Dave due to his passion for his craft. He did an amazing job from start to finish. The quality of his work is top notch. He is the consummate professional, always on time and always responsive to our needs. He explained the painting processes from start to finish, using quality paints from Sherman Williams. He pays attention to details. We were concerned about painting over our wood cabinets, but since Dave specializes in cabinetry we decided to go ahead and have them updated. The outcome was amazing! We are so happy with Dave's Paint Bucket, from start to finish. We will continue to utilize his services for future projects. We highly recommend Dave's Paint Bucket for any of your painting needs!
Dave’s Paint BucketDave’s Paint Bucket
Erin H.
They did an outstanding job and very happy with the paint job.
Fancy Washer and Painting LLCFancy Washer and Painting LLC
Charlie P.
Repair ceiling followed by painting. He's a super guy!
Jeremy wattJeremy watt
Carolyn H.
My house exterior paint job is beautiful. All the houses in my cul-de-sac have been repainted since the July 2016 hail storm. My paint job is by far the best. These guys were in and out in an extraordinarily short period of time. Truly impressive! Thank you All Painting Plus for the outstanding job!
All Painting Plus LLCAll Painting Plus LLC
Thumbtack Customer
Tim Walker did a very nice job on my interior painting. He is on time, works hard, and I am having him back to paint accent doors. I would recommend him.
Tim Walker PaintingTim Walker Painting
Josh A.
Levi did an excellent job painting our entire home.
The Painters LLC.The Painters LLC.
Maureen K.
I would highly recommend South Park Painting for any paint jobs you might need. Josh just completed our living room that has cathedral ceilings. It looks amazing. Hard working, honest, thorough, and the work is impeccable. I will be using him again for our exterior this Spring, and any other painting jobs that come up. 10/10.
South park paintersSouth park painters
Thumbtack Customer
I generally don’t take the time to write testimonials about companies or services. I decided to write this testimonial about All Painting Plus because I want to share with everyone just how impressed I am with the work this company did for me recently. All Painting Plus is very professional, they were great about communicating with me throughout the job, and they completed the work within the timeline estimated. All Painting Plus didn’t just go the extra mile, they went the extra five miles and truly did an exceptional job. They turned my homely little condo into a beautiful space. I have already spoken with them about a future painting job I need completed. I’ll definitely hire them again. If you are on the fence about who to hire for your next painting plus job, hire All Painting Plus – you will be happy you did.
All Painting Plus LLCAll Painting Plus LLC
Eric F.
Quick paint of the garage. Took great care and did a great job for the money.
Wayne E.
Jeremy provided us with a quote that was very fair and included cleaning the surface prior to painting. The finished finish looks like the the paint from the factory. He always showed up on time and completed the work as scheduled. Would highly recommend Jeremy.
Jeremy wattJeremy watt
Sharon N.
Anthony was able to come by on a Sunday and supplied a quote right away, very affordable. He ordered the paint and by Wednesday they were busy painting. They got it all done by Friday afternoon and the place looks great! Very Feng Shui. Thanks Anthony and Ruben!
Anthony's PaintingAnthony's Painting
Tess L.
Jeremy did an amazing job of painting the trim of my house. He was very flexible as we changed our thinking throughout the project! He communicated well and his price can't be beat! I would be happy to recommend him for all your painting needs!
Jeremy wattJeremy watt
Stacy D.
Great job! Painting looked beautiful. Great communication. We would absolutely use Anthony again.
Anthony’s home maintenance and landscapingAnthony’s home maintenance and landscaping
Paula S.
Levi, showed up on time and got right to work. He did an excellent job of painting my deck and after finishing cleaned everything up right away. I would recommend Levi to anyone for any painting. He is also a very personable, polite young man!!!
The Painters LLC.The Painters LLC.
Thumbtack Customer
Anthony's Painting was wonderful! Anthony came out and really impressed us from the beginning. After explaining the process and help with colors, by putting samples up for us was amazing! The crew was very professional and did a wonderful job! I would recommend them to anyone needing painting done.
Anthony's PaintingAnthony's Painting
Rita P.
Followup with customer in a timely manner. Not satisfied with quality of painting and caulking job on baseboards and bull nose corners .
Anthony's PaintingAnthony's Painting
David K.
The Clarks and team did outstanding work painting the interior of our home. They are friendly, professional, and easy to work with.
All Painting Plus LLCAll Painting Plus LLC
Kanae Q.
Rudy and his team at Elite Gutter painted the entire interior of my home, including doors and cabinets. He did a great job and communicated well throughout the process. We will definitely hire Elite Gutter for our next paint project as they are professional, provided a great product and easy to work with.
Elite Gutter SolutionsElite Gutter Solutions
Kelli p.
I cannot speak more highly of Evolution Painting. They completed our house in a very timely manner and were GREAT to work with. Michael was very open and genuinely cared about doing a good job. We are very pleased with our new paint job and know it was done with great attention to detail. Highly recommend!
Evolution Painting and ConstructionEvolution Painting and Construction
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