Find an exterior painter near Winter Garden, FL

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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How often should you paint your house's exterior?

Expert opinion is mixed, but the general range is five to 10 years. However, this depends on many factors. Houses in harsh climates with extreme temperatures, lots of dust or ice or intense sunlight may need more frequent paint jobs than those in temperate climates. Also, wood houses will need new paint more often due to the changes within the wood itself. You should also consider painting the outside of your house if you plan to sell it.

What is the best exterior house paint?

Acrylic paints are generally considered good options for today’s home exterior paint jobs. You can also choose an oil-based or latex (water-based) paint. Also, look into specialty paints for your doors, roof, gutters, siding and other exterior surfaces.

How many coats of paint does the exterior of a house need?

Your house’s exterior will likely need two coats of paint. With two coats, your house will look more even and solid in color and will be better protected from moisture and the elements. The painting should always occur over a primed and well-prepared surface.

What colors should I paint my house exterior?

You have many options when it comes to paint colors. For example, an off-white creates a traditional look, and it looks great with a bright door to contrast it. Yellow is a happy color that, while light blue is reminiscent of an oceanfront style. Gray houses are also on trend, providing a classy and neutral tone that remains warm and inviting.

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.

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.

Can I paint my own house exterior?

While you may choose to paint a door, ground-level window trim and other parts of your house’s exterior, it’s really a job best left to the professionals. One of the main reasons is experience. An experienced painter knows how to handle the prep work, spot problems and identify sources of future trouble, all while getting the job done more efficiently. They are also experienced with spending long hours on tall ladders. If you want high-quality work, it’s best to hire a professional painter near you

Is it worth it to hire a painter to paint my house's exterior?

It is nearly always worth it to hire a painter to paint your home’s exterior. While you may feel comfortable painting a small, one-story home, anything with multiple stories, dormers or other complexities are best left to a pro.

Additionally, it’s best to let the pros handle older homes. Any time extensive prep work is needed — such as repairing chipping, bubbling, cracking or peeling paint, or fixing caulking and substrate issues — a pro can  handle it.

Contact the best painters near you to start getting free estimates and planning your project.

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.

Reviews for Winter Garden exterior painters
Thumbtack Customer
We got several estimates to paint the exterior of our home Mundial painting had the best price . We couldn't be happier we went with Mundial Painting ! Mr Rodrigo and his crew arrived on time for our estimate appointment and was detailed in explaining what would be done throughout the process . The painters were professional and did a great job! We are extremely happy with the end result and recommend Mundial Painting to anyone looking for painting services.
Mundial Express Painting Orlando LLCMundial Express Painting Orlando LLC
Damien M.
I would highly recommend F&D Painting and Pressure Washing LLC.. Francisco responded to a painting inquiry I posted on Thumbtack. He is professional, courteous, polite, efficient, just an awesome individual to work with. He arrived early, patched and painted an exterior wall on one side of my house. His work is superb! I will definitely utilize him for future painting and will recommend him to friends and family.
Denise F.
I’ve debated for months about posting a review for General Painting and Francis. I hired Francis to paint the exterior and interior of my house. The exterior of the house is satisfactorily done. However, I am extremely disappointed at the work done on the interior. The paint is peeling off all my doors and woodwork because it was so poorly done. The woodwork was rolled with a textured roller so I am having to fix all of it by sanding it back down. The walls were spayed so lightly that they still feel chalky and we specified Sherwin Williams Emerald paint that does not feel like this. The paint was either extremely watered down or not the paint I specified. There were many delays in finishing the job that I finally just told them they were done and should leave. I’m not one to take this kind of review lightly but I felt it would be negligent of me not to let others know about the poor workmanship I received.
General Painting USGeneral Painting US
Thumbtack Customer
We hired Juan to paint the exterior of our house. Very professional, explained what he was going to do from start to finish. And he worked hard to get it done as soon as he could. Definitely recommend him.
Promaster Painting EnterprisesPromaster Painting Enterprises
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