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How much does house painting cost?

  • R40R80 / sqm
    Exterior painting — labour only
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How much will house painting cost you?

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Exterior painting — labour only

  • R40R80 / sqm

This is the price for exterior painting per square metre of roof, labour only. Additional costs apply for paint purchase and any accessories. The average cost is usually R60 / sqm.

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Recent jobs for house painting

Interior painting

  • City or suburb where you need the service: Die Hoewes, Centurion
  • Property type: Apartment/Flat
  • What surfaces need to be painted?: Walls, Other, Window frames, Ceiling, Doors
  • Approx. size of the area to be painted (in sqm): 150–500 sqm
  • When (approximately) do you need painting?: 1–3 months

Good day, I want to fully repaint my interior of my house. Work that needs to be done: All the walls - Living room - 2 bedrooms - 2 bathrooms - Skurting - Ceiling of 1 bathroom. - Kitchen cupboard - 2 doors - Window frames The house floor sqm is 99 I would estimate the walls to be around - sqm.

Interior painting

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Rondebosch Cape Town
  • Property type: House/Townhouse
  • What surfaces need to be painted?: Walls, Ceiling, Doors, Window frames
  • Approx. size of the area to be painted (in sqm): 150–500 sqm
  • When (approximately) do you need painting?: 1–3 months

I require interior of home to be painted... Avg 3x bedroom (+/- 15sqm)....1* kitchen.... Dining room, hallway, balastrades, entrance hall, lounge and study. 1* central bathroom All walls, trim, cornice, ceiling, skirting, door frames, doors. As an extra option, varnish to all window and frames +/- 1 per room (2*1.5m)

Interior painting

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Burgersfort
  • Property type: House/Townhouse
  • What surfaces need to be painted?: Walls, Doors, Window frames
  • Approx. size of the area to be painted (in sqm): 150–500 sqm
  • When (approximately) do you need painting?: Within a month

Its a change house for mine workers specifification is as follows: One coat acrylic PVA or emulsion paint 1.On internal plastered walls .3m2 Clean and paint 2coats plascon super enamel 1.On door frames 3.0m2 2.On windows frames and burglar bars 7.0m2 One coat wood primer, two coats varnjsh 1.On woodendoors 23.6m2 Clean down and paint one Plascon Galvogdip metal primer and two coats 1.On steel doors 28m2 Quote must include supply ,delivery ,and labour

Interior painting

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Douglesdale
  • Property type: House/Townhouse
  • What surfaces need to be painted?: Walls, Ceiling, Doors, Window frames
  • Approx. size of the area to be painted (in sqm): 50–150 sqm
  • When (approximately) do you need painting?: Within a month

Hi Have a loft townhouse - interior higher ceiling with cornicing - we have been trying to painting do bit by bit but this is just taking too long givenOI now work from home full time nee clean and efficient and to be finished in shortest space of time - what s the average time to paint an interior town house

Exterior painting

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Waterkloof, Pretoria
  • Property type: House/Townhouse
  • What needs to be painted?: Deck
  • Approx. size of the area to be painted (in sqm): Up to 50 sqm
  • When (approximately) do you need painting?: Within a month

Ita on a deck exactly similar to the one displayed on the attachments. The video attached is ons that was already done in regards to the paint being removed . These pillars are so difficult to remove the paint . Small gaps and difficult to get to every side . So a qoute for paint removal and new paint + restoration on most of the pillars . Cracks , broken concrete , etc .

Interior painting

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Margate
  • Property type: House/Townhouse
  • What surfaces need to be painted?: Walls, Doors, Window frames, Other
  • Approx. size of the area to be painted (in sqm): 150–500 sqm
  • When (approximately) do you need painting?: 1–3 months

I would like to refresh the interior (first phase) and exterior (second phase) of my house. The interior refresh will include painting the bathroom tiles, painting the floor tiles (whole house) and fixing cracks and holes in current tiling. The kitchen cabinets, tiles and walls will also require painting. Finally the interior walls will require repainting. Hopefully this can be done before the holidays. The exterior refresh will include repainting the boundary walls and the house exterior walls including the garage doors. Palisade fence between neighbors will also need to be painted white. This can happen in January.

Exterior painting

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Plattekloof Glen, Goodwood
  • Property type: House/Townhouse
  • What needs to be painted?: Exterior walls, Roof
  • Approx. size of the area to be painted (in sqm): 50–150 sqm
  • When (approximately) do you need painting?: Within a month

Scrape off all loose paint open all cracks , prime and fill Cut all expansion gaps and fill with Sikeflex Rubberseal all parapets and areas where fine crack appears Repair and use anchoring cement for all major cracks clean gutters and repaint facias Prime and seal all repaired areas Attend to damp problems Paint all wall with 2 coats of plascon wall seal on house and boundary walls Check waterproofing on roof side of parapet Rubberseal ridge capping Check for broken tiles Waterproof all joints and valleys ( including garage roof Coat entire roof with 2 coats

Interior painting

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Observatory, Cape Town
  • Property type: House/Townhouse
  • What surfaces need to be painted?: Walls
  • Approx. size of the area to be painted (in sqm): Up to 50 sqm
  • When (approximately) do you need painting?: Within a month

I am moving into a new house and I want to change the wall colour in the lounge from a bright blue to Plascon’s Antique Petal (off-white/creme). The room is approximately 20sqm with only two full walls. (See attached photos). The contractor needs to have their own equipment. I would like for painting to commence on 14 December.

Exterior painting

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Sekhukhune District Municipality
  • Property type: Industrial
  • What needs to be painted?: Fence and/or gates, Other surfaces
  • Approx. size of the area to be painted (in sqm): 50–150 sqm
  • When (approximately) do you need painting?: Within a month

City (or suburb) where you need the service Sekhukhune Distric Postcode - Polokwane Property type Industrial What needs to be painted? Fence and/or gates, Other surfaces Approx. size of the area to be painted (in sqm) 50– sqm Describe your project in more details As per attached BOQ When (approximately) do you need painting? Within a month

Exterior painting

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Wellington
  • Property type: House/Townhouse
  • What needs to be painted?: Roof
  • Approx. size of the area to be painted (in sqm): 150–500 sqm
  • When (approximately) do you need painting?: Within a month

1 the roof to be cleaned of all dust and loose paint with a high-pressure hose. 2 all dirt and loose paint that is left to be removed with scrapers and wire brushes. 3rusted roof screws to be replaced. 4 all rust spots and areas where metal shows to be treated with two layers of rust primer as an undercoat. 5 the roof to be painted with a paint chosen by me.