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    SD Painting, Inc. Logo
    San Marcos, CA·

    Painting or Staining - Small Projects, Interior Painting or Staining: 3 - 4 Rooms, Interior Surfaces - Paint or Stain- For Business , and 2 more

    "Excellent in every way. Very reasonable price, excellent job painting, went above and beyond in cleaning up after (cleaned old paint off faceplates before replacing, etc). I highly recommend this painter!"

    Marie G. in August 2019

    DW

    "David was amazing- as is his crew. We hired him to refinish our kitchen cabinets, as well as paint several rooms and trim in the house. He was so professional, courteous, hard working, honest and trustworthy. His prices are also very reasonable. He truly takes pride in what he does- he is a rare find. 5 stars all around. I will absolutely be hiring him for future projects."

    Kristine R. in June 2017

    BL
    Fallbrook, CA·

    Exceptional Attention to Detail, Quality Work at Affordable Prices, Outstanding Customer Service , and 2 more

    "Ben Painted our fireplace brick, one bedroom and one accent wall in our dining room. The bedroom door frame was damaged by a guests dog. Ben patched it and matched the paint that it shows no damage, then prepped and applied new paint, and the room is now beautiful. He painted an accent wall in the dining room that was just a tint off the other walls and the color is perfect. Ben also repainted our fireplace brick. Ben was prompt, did preparations, and finished the job as promised. He did fantastic on cleaning up, his price was fair. He will be our painter from now on, and I recommend him to anyone because of his honesty and old school work ethics."

    JIM/PEGGY S. in September 2017

    JC
    San Diego, CA·

    Interior Painting, Exterior Painting

    "I hired PC painting to paint the wood trim, eaves and fascia board on my 53 year old house because they proposed extensive scraping and sanding of the wood. They did an excellent job of scraping and sanding. They also replaced 7 rafter tails which were rotten and filled holes in the rest of the rafter tails. The paint job was top notch. Highly recommended!!"

    Michael N. in August 2013

    Perfection + Painting Logo

    In business since 2015

    About us: "Perfection + Painting provides top notch customer service and the highest levels of professionalism for San Diego County. They can handle all painting and drywall repair projects, big or small. Perfection + Painting belief is not a name. Its a standard. They will make sure your project is implemented perfectly. Call Us Today!"

    RC

    In business since 2020

    About us: "Customer satisfaction is what determines our success, which is why we take a hands-on approach. When interacting with Reliable Custom Painting, you'll notice that we're particularly focused on the principles of quality workmanship, timely completion, competitive pricing and integrity in all our business dealings. We combine knowledge and research with our extensive practical experience to ensure a specialized approach for your project needs. Contact us today for a fair and accurate estimate of your project. We look forward to adding you to our long and growing list of happy customers."

    HB Painting Logo
    Vista, CA·

    Painting

    "Hugo and his team of painter professionals did an exceptional job with our entire interior painting project in record time—without compromising quality!! Hugo and his team not only provided great project execution— Hugo was also acted as a trusted Paint Professional advisor for helping me desire on best color/textures/placements of accent walls, etc. HB Painting under promised all aspects of Paint Project and exponentially over delivered on everything! Professional, honest, transparent, cost effective, reliable , collaborative, personable and cool to work with! We will hire him for our exterior paint project soon! **See HB Painting reviews on BBB Better Business Bureau page for more details"

    Amber K. in October 2021

    CSR Painting Logo
    Valley Center, CA·

    Exterior Painting, Interior Painting

    "Great company! I got a call right away and had an estimate appointment soon afterwards. Their work was flawless and everyone of the workers was kind and very professional. I am extremely pleased with everything (had my livingroom, den, hallway, master bedroom and dining room painted) Cesar even gave me some tips about painting my cabinet doors and what would and would not work. I will definitely be using company again!"

    Ja C. in March 2018

    PP
    San Diego, CA·

    Interior Painting - Residential and Commercial, Exterior Painting - Residential and Commercial

    "I;d hire them over again. They were great."

    mike W. in November 2023

    SD Pro Painting Logo
    San Marcos, CA·

    Interior Painting, Exterior Painting

    "If you want painters that are very considerate, hardworking and are very reasonably priced, then look no further. Do yourself a favor and at least meet Marco Reyes to get a quote. We are so glad that we did and went with SD Pro Painting. Marco has great communication and always asks before assuming on the project. They not only painted the exterior of our house, but they also replaced several wood trim sections that were in extremely bad shape (which we knew about), prior to painting. They also did many extras that we did not ask for or expected, i.e., buying new and attaching address numbers to the house, cutting up the old trim they removed and cutting down a bush for us that we were not able to complete. We have never had such a wonderful experience with a contractor. They were a blessing, and we will always recommend them to our friends and family. We cannot thank them enough for everything they did. They are wonderful!!"

    Maria K. in February 2021

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Frequently asked questions

Painters usually price a job by the square feet of the project. Sometimes they’ll include flat fees for fixed expenses, like overhead and permits.

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Interior painting makes for a doable DIY project. You can save some money and get a real sense of accomplishment by doing this yourself. And, with the right prep work – covering, taping and scraping – it’s fairly forgiving. But it takes a lot of time to move furniture, tape trim, prep the surface and cover your floor, let alone apply the actual paint. Instead, save yourself the time and hassle and find a local interior painter.

Leave exterior painting to the pros. Not only do you need to worry about the type and quality of the paint, you’ll also likely need a ladder and considerably more prep work. You’ll likely need additional equipment like ladders, scaffolding and possibly a paint sprayer. It’s almost cheaper to just hire a pro. Talk to a local exterior house painter about your project.

  1. Do your research. Understand what to expect and what to look for in a pro. Look at paint types, prices and costs.
    1. Interior home painting costs $1,000-$2,800
    2. Exterior painting costs $1,700-$4,100
    3. Painting a ceiling costs $150-$350
    4. Painting cabinets costs $350-$1,200
    5. Trim painting costs $500-$1,500
    6. Calculate paint coverage
  2. Call pros for site inspections and estimates. Always get three to five estimates.
  3. Check references, compare quotes, look at past work. After you have estimates in hand, do one final pass to compare the contractors.
  4. Sign a contract with the pro of your choice. You might need to make a down payment, usually 25% to 50% of the total project cost to cover material costs, but not all pros require this. Don’t pay for the entire project upfront.

  • A complete inspection. Each pro takes a walk around your home to evaluate the condition of your current paint, the size of the job and any obstacles for accessing the site. They do this to see how much prep work they’ll need and estimate how long the job will take. The more thorough the inspection, the more accurate the quote.
  • Color consultation. Expect each contractor to have varying color options and suggestions. However, you have the final say.
  • Listen to the pro – they’re experts after all – but don’t get pushed into a color combination or finish type that you don’t want. Understand the different exterior paints or interior paint choices before your pro arrives.
  • A rough estimate or complete quote. Finishing contractors vary here. Usually, they can quote straightforward projects on the spot. But some may need to take it back to their shop to run numbers and give you a detailed estimate with costs broken out. Neither method is better than the other, but just make sure to get multiple quotes.

  1. How long have you been in business? A long business history helps you avoid shoddy companies. It’s hard for a service business to stay in business if they don’t do good work.
  2. Are you licensed and insured? Not all states require a license for painting homes, but many do. Always use one that’s insured.
  3. Do you belong to any professional organizations? You’ll find many online, like the Painting Contractors Association or the Finishing Contractors Association?
  4. Do you have other work I can look at? Always check a portfolio or, in the case of painters, it’s better to look at work they did a few years ago to see how well it’s held up.
  5. How long will the job take? Get a rough estimate but get it in writing.
  6. How many people are in your crew? This is especially important if you work remotely. More people generally means more noise, but they’ll be done faster.
  7. Will I be in the way if I’m home during the painting? You usually won’t be in the way, but this question helps you understand what to expect while they’re working. They’ll need to lay down coverings and do a lot of prep work.
  8. Do you guarantee your work? Never hire a painter who doesn’t guarantee their work. This often means they’ll rush the prep work, since peeling never happens right away.
  9. What type of paint do you use, and how long is it rated to last? Different rooms need different paint and the exterior needs exterior paint. It comes in different grades with different guaranteed lifetimes.
  10. Can you supply a written estimate and contract? Never use a painter who isn’t willing to put his work in writing.

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Escondido Painting Contractors are rated 4.9 out of 5 based on 102 reviews of 102 pros.

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Recent Job Requests for Painting Contractors in Escondido, CA

  • Project Location: Escondido, CA
    Date: 02/05/24
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    What do you want to paint?: More than half of the home exterior (3-4 sides)
    Comment: Exterior of entire home 1460 square foot, one story mobile homeand shed. One color for the house and a second color for the trim. Parts of the skirting will need replacing. Need a detailed estimate for the entire project and answers to questions we have.
  • Project Location: Escondido, CA
    Date: 02/04/24
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Wall
    Location: Home/Residence
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Ceiling
    How many rooms do you want to paint?: 3 - 4 rooms
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
  • Project Location: Escondido, CA
    Date: 02/03/24
    Desired Completion Date: More than 2 weeks
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Location: Home/Residence
  • Project Location: Escondido, CA
    Date: 01/25/24
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    Square Footage: 1500-3000 sqft
    Surface Material: Wood
    Number of Stories: Two stories or more
    What do you want to paint?: More than half of the home exterior (3-4 sides)
    What do you want to paint?: Less than half of the home exterior (1-2 sides)
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
  • Project Location: Escondido, CA
    Date: 01/24/24
    Desired Completion Date: More than 2 weeks
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    What do you want to paint?: More than half of the home exterior (3-4 sides)
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
  • Project Location: Escondido, CA
    Date: 01/24/24
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    Location: Home/Residence
  • Project Location: Escondido, CA
    Date: 01/20/24
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    What do you want to paint?: More than half of the home exterior (3-4 sides)
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
  • Project Location: Escondido, CA
    Date: 01/17/24
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    Location: Home/Residence
    Painting Needs:: Walls
  • Project Location: Escondido, CA
    Date: 01/17/24
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    Square Footage: Over 3000 square feet
    Surface Material: Wood
    Number of Stories: One story
    What do you want to paint?: More than half of the home exterior (3-4 sides)
    Comment: There will be eight houses, all eight houses are 3 bedroom houses.
  • Project Location: Escondido, CA
    Date: 01/10/24
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    Desired Completion Date: More than 2 weeks
    How many rooms do you want to paint?: 1 - 2 rooms
    What is the occupancy of the house?: Furnished and occupied
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Wall
    Which rooms need to be painted? (Check all that apply): Kitchen
    Which rooms need to be painted? (Check all that apply): Bathroom(s)
    Location: Home/Residence
    Comment: I would like to get an estimate for Need to be Paint Kitchen 3 Bedroonm2 Bathromm 1700 Square feet
  • Project Location: Escondido, CA
    Date: 01/07/24
    Location: Home/Residence
    How many rooms do you want to paint?: 1 - 2 rooms
    What needs to be painted? (Check all that apply): Ceiling
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.

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