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the Price of Interior House Painting

Price 
Location 
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Description
$ 1400
Jan 2008
Brighton, MI
large living and dining rooms inside house
Labor only for painting living and dining room walls  more... close row
$ 1200
Apr 2008
Yucaipa, CA
Interior walls and ceilings
Two small and one large room painted  more... close row
$ 1200
Jan 2007
Boston, MA
Interior Studio Apartment Priming and Painting
Interior paint job for studio apartment  more... close row
$ 500
May 2008
carmel, ca
Interior paint job of house
Repainted entire interior of house  more... close row
$ 2800
Feb 2008
Dallas, TX
interior house painting
Interior painted before moving in to new home  more... close row
$ 375
Apr 2008
Derby, CT
three bedrooms
Interior painting in three bedrooms  more... close row
$ 2500
Jan 2007
Phoenix, AZ
ceiling refinishing
Removal of popcorn ceiling, plastering, and painting  more... close row
$ 125
Jul 2007
New Edinburg, AR
painting a small, 10x10 room
Getting rid of gaudy wallpaper in son's room  more... close row
$ 250
Mar 2008
Poolesville, Maryland
bathroom painting
Bathroom painted in one day  more... close row
$ 680
Sep 2006
Boston, MA
Interior Painting
Interior painting by the hour  more... close row

Description of service

We hired a guy to do some interior painting work for us. He did basic work: patching and sanding cracks and holes where necessary, painting walls. He charged on an hourly basis at $30 per hour. We supplied the paint. He supplied the brushes, joint compound, sandpaper, and other necessary supplies.


Review of Service

We were pretty happy with the work he did for us. The work was simple. He just painted interior walls - no ceilings and no trim. He did do a nice job. With few noticeable exceptions, the job looked very professional. He was especially good at "cutting in" along the ceilings and trim. This was very well done. The job was done quickly - especially considering he was paid by the hour. I was a bit worried he would work slow. But, he did not. Also, he cleaned up well after each day, which is a big thing. Further, he did not get paint anywhere other than the walls; if he did, he cleaned it up without us noticing. The price was pretty reasonable, given where we live. It definitely saved us time that we did not have and looks better than if we had done it ourselves.


Tips

Ask for references. Anyone can pick up a paintbrush and paint. But if you want a good job done, make sure to call a couple of people for whom he or she has done work in the past.


$ 600
Aug 2007
Dallas, TX
Interior
Price for painting two bedroom interiors  more... close row
$ 400
May 2008
Akron MI
Interior painting
Four rooms painted well  more... close row
$ 200
Apr 2008
Boston, MA
interior trim work
Semi-professional painter gave a discount  more... close row