Home Service Job Cost Calculator

Cost to Paint House Trim

Updated: January 2014

Cost to Paint House Trimzip code   feet 
ItemQuantityLow  High  
Exterior Trim Labor
Direct labor expenses to paint house trim.
7.7 hours$231.28$470.82
Exterior Trim Job Materials and Supplies
Cost of supplies that may be required to paint house trim including: masking tape and paper, surface repair material, solvents and cleanup supplies.
200 feet$36.68$40.00
Exterior Trim Equipment Allowance
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: 2000 psi power washing, 5" diameter random orbit sander, 115 v airless paint sprayer, protective tarps, simple scaffolding.

Totals - Cost to Paint House Trim
200 feet$376.71$645.82
Average cost
per linear foot

Cost to Paint House Trim - 2014 Cost Calculator

The cost to Paint House Trim averages $1.88 - $3.23 per linear foot in 2014. This House Trim Painting cost estimate is calculated from average material costs, unit labor producitivity rates and national average hourly labor wages. To refine the estimate for your House Trim Painting project:

1. Set Project Location Enter the location is where labor is hired and materials purchased.

2. Specify Project Size Enter the number of "feet" required for the project.

3. Re-calculate Click the "Update" button.

House Trim Painting - Average Cost Per Linear Foot

Expect to pay in the high end of the $1.88 - $3.23 per linear foot range for a licensed, bonded and insured contractor and for complex or rush projects. Hire carefully, only after verifying prior work quality.

For the best value on House Trim Painting: combine related projects; get bids from several pros; and be flexible about project scheduling.

Cost to Paint House Trim - Notes and General Information

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Cost to Paint House Trim - References

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