Updated: January 2016
|Room Painting Cost|
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Interior wall and trim paint. Latex based, paint and primer in one. Flat, satin, eggshell finish options. Quantity includes typical waste overage, material for repair and local delivery.
|129 square feet||$87.36||$118.19|
|Room Painting Labor|
Labor estimate to paint library. Prep up to 3 hr per 100SF - scrape, sand and patch defects. Caulk edge spot prime. Roll / brush 2 coats of paint over lightly textured ceiling/walls. Paint up to 2 doors and door trim per room. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Room Painting Materials and Supplies|
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to paint library including: masking tape and paper, surface repair and preparation material, primers, and cleanup supplies.
|120 Square Feet||$25.00||$40.00|
|Totals - Cost to Paint Library - 120 Square Feet||$326.32||$709.37|
|Average Cost Per Square Foot Floor||$2.72||$5.91|
Get an INSTANT estimate of the cost to Paint a Library! Our free calculator uses recent, trusted data to estimate costs for your Library Painting project. This estimate is for repainting (walls, light textured ceiling, base molding, 2 doors and door casing per room) previously painted rooms. It includes basic surface cleaning, spot priming and two coats of paint. Time for planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup are also included. For a basic 120 square feet project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Paint a Library ranges between $2.72 - $5.91 per square foot.
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