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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What’s the best way to set up a consultation or an appointment with a painter during the COVID-19 pandemic?

To stay safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s important to use virtual tools for communication. If you’re hiring local interior and exterior painters, contact them to see if they’ll set up a video call to assess your project. During this call, they can get a feel for what needs to be done and may be able to give you a price quote. 

Discuss potential plans and strategies for getting the work done safely. And ask whether they accept virtual or digital payments.

How can I find out if a painter is considered an essential COVID-19 service provider?

To figure out whether a painter is considered an essential service provider during the COVID-19 pandemic, visit your local jurisdiction or state’s government website for information.

The CISA website also provides a helpful resource: Identifying Critical Infrastructure During COVID-19. This page is intended for a national audience and includes 16 different categories of critical infrastructure sectors. Some jurisdictions follow CISA’s definitions of critical infrastructure, but not all of them do.

Can I use digital payments to pay for painting services?

Many painters accept digital payments through Venmo, Square Cash, Google Pay, PayPal, Zelle and others. Due to COVID-19, others may quickly adopt this technology to maintain social distancing practices and follow health recommendations.

Contact professionals beforehand to ensure they’re able to accept digital payments and continue to follow safety guidelines throughout your interactions. Compare local interior and exterior painters’ profiles to see which types of payments they accept.

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.

Do painters offer remote or virtual services?

Though painting has always been an in-person job, painters may be willing to offer some virtual help due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. If you come across painters’ profiles that state they offer remote services, message the painters to see what those services include.

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.

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.

Do you tip painters?

Yes, it’s best practice to tip house painters if you’re pleased with their work. Painters perform detailed, skilled work that can last for many years, if not decades. 

Tipping house painters is good etiquette. You can base the tip on the size of the crew, and request the amount to be evenly divided. Or, you can leave a tip based on the size of the job and leave it up to the foreman to decide how it is distributed among the crew. Sometimes — especially with big projects — the painters on the job change during the course of the project, so it’s often customary to leave one tip for the whole job.

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 Saint Petersburg painters
Tayl'R H.
Trident painting will always do our paint jobs. Excellent work, very responsive and good people.
Trident PaintingTrident Painting
Hayden M.
Franklyn Painting did an excellent job of painting my bedroom and bathroom. They even went the extra mile and painted my closet as well. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone in the future.
Franklyn PaintingFranklyn Painting
Sarah C.
Carlos and Dania are an awesome painting duo! Not only are their painting techniques and quality of painting on point; they are on time, work neatly, friendly, and great with pets! They will be back to complete jobs at my house within the next few weeks!
Sunny Painting LLCSunny Painting LLC
Chelsey W.
Francisco and his team were on time, professional, and efficient! The paint job is outstanding. I highly recommend him for any painting needs you have!
Francisco Acosta Painting Inc.Francisco Acosta Painting Inc.
Thumbtack Customer
Francisco went above and beyond. He did a great job painting the exterior of our 2 story home. We will definitely be contacting him to paint the interior.
Francisco Acosta Painting Inc.Francisco Acosta Painting Inc.
Thumbtack Customer
Great job painting. Owners very nice.
Ace High Painting & ConstructionAce High Painting & Construction
Melanie M.
Aurelia and her team did a wonderful job painting the exterior of my house! They were on time and able to work around my work schedule. They filled in all the cracks, noticed some damage, repaired it quickly and got back to the painting without any delays. Lots of little touches I didn’t even realize needed to be painted until it was taken care of. I highly recommend M & A painting for quality work in a timely, professional manner!
M & A Painting & More LLCM & A Painting & More LLC
Jason H.
Byron and team painted two large rooms in one day. The quality of work was exceptional and the price was very reasonable. I would definitely hire Byron again for my painting needs.
Mitecos paintingMitecos painting
Holly D.
American Veterans Painting did a great job! I highly recommend them for those considering any interior painting jobs. They are fast and reliable. Most importantly, they are affordable and the work is excellent.
American Vets Painting/J and J Property MantAmerican Vets Painting/J and J Property Mant
Paula F.
A++++ painters! From start to finish, the process was seamless. Mihai delivered on everything. Look no further for your painting needs. Our home looks beautiful! Will definitely use this company for our interior painting needs too!
Ninja painting and contractingNinja painting and contracting
Shankar R.
By far the best paint project value and great professionalism. It’s was a great pleasure getting the job done from Anton and team, just right to the point and efficient workmanship with great attitude and responsiveness. I will definitely give a call to Anton and team for my upcoming paint projects and I highly recommend getting your next paint project form Anton’s.
Steve T.
Our experience with M & A Painting could not have gone any better. They painted the entire outside of our house and it looks fantastic! Great workmanship at a reasonable price. I would not hesitate to use them again in the future.
M & A Painting & More LLCM & A Painting & More LLC
Pat H.
It was easy working with Gregg. He understood my vision and made it come alive in the mural. The painting is so beautiful that I rearranged my furniture to better show the full effect of the painting on the space. Thanks Gregg, job well done
Gregg M. LabrecqueGregg M. Labrecque
David M.
exterior painting, great job done quickly,cleaned up, very pleased
Sal Maggio Handyman ServiceSal Maggio Handyman Service
Brian S.
Great work and reasonably priced. Highly recommend for anyone that needs interior or exterior painting.
Uncle D's Residential PaintingUncle D's Residential Painting
Thumbtack Customer
Ace High completed the painting job quickly and thoroughly. They were professional and a pleasure to work with.
Ace High Painting & ConstructionAce High Painting & Construction
Tati M.
I hired Happy Colors Painting for the second time, and I don’t regret it. They started right after the estimate and painted everything so fast. They gave me all what I expected- good price and high quality. See you next time!
Happy Colors Painting Sci FlHappy Colors Painting Sci Fl
Mel L.
Had the interior of my 2 bedroom condo painted. I did appreciate the very competitive cost, in fact it was slightly lower then some. Chris and his partner were right on time and went straight to work. While putting everything back in place, I did find some paint on my furnishings, and light fixtures. I also noticed the majority of nail holes were not spackled, which I took care of with the left over paint.
westcoast painting llcwestcoast painting llc
Thumbtack Customer
John did an ANAZING job painting the interior of our historic home. He is so knowledgable and truly cares about the work he does.. I will definitely be calling him for all our future home repair and painting needs. Two thumbs way up!
Multiple Decorating Services, LLC, license #C-4763Multiple Decorating Services, LLC, license #C-4763
Ray L.
Professional and friendly crew. Very happy with the result. Highest recommendation to Tony's Touch Painting, Ind.
Tony's Touch Painting,incTony's Touch Painting,inc
Julie B.
They painted the interior of my entire house. Wife and husband team were super nice and responsive. They did good quality work for a fair price. I had them paint one dark accent wall and it turned out awesome. I will definitely use them again.
M & A Painting & More LLCM & A Painting & More LLC
Christal M.
Darren was awesome! I hired him to paint my ceilings, and ended up having him paint a wall and a door in my kitchen. He was such a pleasure to work with, and you can tell he takes great pride in his work and what he does. I’ve already recommended him to several people. Very reasonable pricing and excellent work. Will be using him again in the future to paint some bedrooms. Can’t say enough about how pleased I was!
Uncle D's Residential PaintingUncle D's Residential Painting
Rebecca L.
I originally reached out to Nestor for my cabinets to be painted. He did an amazing job with them and we are so pleased with the result. They were a light wood grain color and now they are a beautiful crisp white. Nestor works quickly and is fun and enjoyable to work with. He is also painting the exterior and interior of my entire home and I’ve recommended him to others with similar needs. I will work with Nestor and his team for ANY painting needs I have!!
Fin International LLCFin International LLC
Dmitry K.
The quote to paint interior of my 2 story house was very prompt. Happy Colors painter Igor came out to give me estimate and was able to quote me the price that nobody else gave me: it was very reasonable and I was placed on the schedule the same week. My house was painted in two days. I was very pleased with the results. Igor and his guys were very respectful to my property and covered everything before they started painting. I would highly recommend these painters.
Happy Colors Painting Sci FlHappy Colors Painting Sci Fl
Craig P.
The owner was very responsive to all our questions we had before, during and after the job was completed. The crew did an excellent paint job on my moms house. She has gotten many compliments on her newly painted house. Thank you all so much xx Craig
Precise Painting SolutionsPrecise Painting Solutions
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