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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 League City painters
Kareem G.
Hired them to paint. Quick, quality paint work. Thank you!
NSJ PaintingNSJ Painting
Paul A.
Trim repair and exterior painting.
J&L PaintingJ&L Painting
Shahanaz M.
Jim and his crew did a fantastic job painting our new home! Jim was very professional and knowledgeable about everything! He even came after hours to see our house and give us a free estimate for the paint job before we closed on the house. They spot check every square inch of where they paint and do a touch up. Would highly recommend this company!!
Five Star Painting of League CityFive Star Painting of League City
Jerry H.
Great job painting my inside trim. I will use them again.
DB paint & designDB paint & design
Justin G.
Amin was great to work with on our power wash and exterior house painting project - on time, fair price and great pride in his quality of work. Will use him again for any paint and power wash projects as well as recommending him to friends and family.
Jood Pressure Wash and ServicesJood Pressure Wash and Services
Thumbtack Customer
Great job painting the interior of my home. I love the classy look of my walls now.
PersonaServ, LLCPersonaServ, LLC
Karin m.
Jorge and his team were very professional from the beginning. The contract was broken down into an itemized statement of work and cost. The project (exterior house painting) was completed on time with all expectations met and exceeded. All J&L employees were courteous and friendly. I will be using J&L painting for future projects.
J&L PaintingJ&L Painting
IVANKA M.
Last minute we decided to hire contractors to paint our 2600 sq ft house and kitchen cabinets. C. complete remodeling gave us the good quote and crew and jose were ready to work right away on the spot, also their painting was very good and detailed . Crew was extremely professional, always arriving on time in the morning and they finished the job in 3 days and even did some extra work without charge they painted ceilings. We highly recommend C Complete remodeling and we would definitely hire them for more work.
C. Complete RemodelingC. Complete Remodeling
Thumbtack Customer
Interior Painting - ceilings, master bed/bath, arches and columns. Pedro and his crew did a great job! They were prompt and got the job done quickly and to our liking. We plan on using him again for our home and our rental properties around town. I highly recommend him for your paint jobs around your house!
Eagle PaintersEagle Painters
Dana H.
Ben was amazing! He painted my entire house and installed several new light fixtures and mirrors for me. He painted my kitchen cabinets and they look awesome! He is very detail oriented and wants his customers to be happy with his work. I will definitely have him come back for any other projects I have! Thank you Ben!
DC Solutions, LLCDC Solutions, LLC
Thumbtack Customer
Great price! They arrived and started the job on time! Very satisfied with their work, their are a couple spots where paint got on the baseboards, but I would use them again!
One By One PaintingOne By One Painting
Thumbtack Customer
Gregory painted a child's bedroom for us today and did a great job. He is very fast, professional, and extremely affordable so I highly recommend his services.
G.S. Bishop ArtG.S. Bishop Art
Thumbtack Customer
Mr. Bishop was very professional both before and during the project. I needed my living room painted from a very dark color to a very light one and I have very tall vaulted ceilings & walls. Before the paint project, I had a lot of questions and he answered all of them very promptly via email. He had all the necessary supplies and my living room looks AMAZING! The best part was that it only took ONE COAT - purchasing the higher price paint was very worth the money and I would not have known that without his recommendation. I will definitely be hiring him again and rest assured you will not be disappointed with his work.
G.S. Bishop ArtG.S. Bishop Art
Christopher Z.
E&M did a great job painting a bedroom in our house. They were responsive, showed up on time, and did great work. We will definitely use them again.
E&M Commercial/Residential Painting LLCE&M Commercial/Residential Painting LLC
Derek D.
Jorge was very quick to respond and come quote the job. He was very affordable and did an amazing job. They repaired some soffet issues on my house and the paint looks amazing
J&L PaintingJ&L Painting
Payton M.
I hired Restoration Painting to paint kitchen cabinets and remove and update kitchen backsplash. I chose this company based on the owners positive personality, willingness to do the exact work I was requesting without hesitation, and very reasonable prices. I leave a 2 star review based on an average of my experience; a 1 for the work, a 3 for the companies continued willingness to finish the tasks assigned and the owners attitude. To summarize the work, we had our backsplash replaced 3 separate times due to lack of and miscommunications of which tile should be going up, which left our sheet rock in a mess. There was no effort to try and repair Sheetrock until it was pinpointed and requested. I don’t use pinpointed lightly, any major or minor area that needed attention had to be pointed out by me. There was a huge lack of regard for any work that was subpar. The work took double the amount of time we were told it would take, not unusual, but mostly due to corrections. The cabinets were painted the backsplash was replaced (after I had to purchase the correct tile myself, should have done this on the front end) but this is what I am left with; cracks in 45% of the grout a day after the work was completed, broken tiles grouted to the wall, deck screws placed directly into the tile because of lost outlet covers that were not going to be replaced, one drawer completely broken, 4 cabinets put back on upside down, the baseboards not painted at all, putty all over the base of the cabinets walls and kitchen appliances, scratched paint, bubbled spray sheetrock, a broken disposal due to Sheetrock and grout particles being pushed into the sink, floors throughout the home smeared with paint, globs of paint dried that will have to be sanded and repainted on cabinets, a huge mess of Sheetrock and putty all over the counters and floors throughout the home, and to top it all off fast food trash in the kitchen and garage. Final summary of work, 5 days worth of 2 days of basic work and I’m going to now have to hire someone to come in and correct some (not all) of the work done. The total cost was reasonable and included materials, but as the saying goes, you get what you pay for.
RestorationpaintingRestorationpainting
Kubra G.
Esteban is very kind. He is very friendly. He listens to your complaints very patiently. He came to my house on time all the time, which was very important for us. Initially, we asked Esteban to spray paint all the cabinets but due to the circumstances he was not able to do that and used rollers. As expected roller painting requires a more diligent effort, so he left lots of roller marks and streaks. We did not like the job. But he listened to us very carefully and accepted to redo the whole cabinets with spray paint. The final job was much better than before. As he honestly told us, a flawless job requires more hours of sanding, more hours of detailed work, so it means more man-hours. For my budget, I was not able to afford that so I can definitely recommend Restorationpainting if you are on a budget.
RestorationpaintingRestorationpainting
Ricky h.
Call him in the morning, showed up on-time, I requested they start same day, started project and completed it. He stayed into the night painting and making sure that things were done correct. Will use again and very price competitive, quality of work and cleanliness is a 10...You will not be disappointed.
Quality Contractors Services LlcQuality Contractors Services Llc
Thumbtack Customer
In two days Tom painted a magnificent 5' by 6' mural on a recessed arch wall with a Tuscan theme. We gave him several ideas and he create exactly what we wanted. he was on time each day and extremely friendly and easy to work with. We would highly recommend him.
Murals By Renick - Houston & Surrounding AreasMurals By Renick - Houston & Surrounding Areas
Thumbtack Customer
Issac came out and painted our living room and dining room, the previous owners of our house painted the walls a very bright blue and we wanted a very light tan color. Our walls also have rounded edges, making the job even more tedious. Issac came out Friday night at 6:30 and gave us an extremely reasonable quote to do the work and began promptly at 9 am Saturday morning. He worked until he had the job complete. He did an incredible job! He has a eye for perfection and we could not be anymore satisfied. When company came over to see our house, we had nothing but extremely positive comments as well as many requests for his business card. We already received a quote from him to do the rest of our house and will be using him again in the future. Very professional man and extremely pleased with the work he did for us.
Delcid's Painting & MoreDelcid's Painting & More
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