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"When i initially called , he came immediately to look at the room, and was willing to get to work right away. He offered to buy all the necessary" materials for us, adding their cost to the final bill. The work was done thoroughly and professionally. The job was completed in two days, at a cost of $400/day. Although this price seemed appropriate for the quality of work provided, I will note that the second day of work was only about half as long as the first day. All in all, provided excellent service, and I would definitely recommend them to someone willing to pay for a very professional job.

-Bebhinn F.

" , and did an outstanding job. They arrived everyday on time, worked hard with few breaks." Worked through the end of the day and cleaned up well. They were a pleasure to have in our home. The one thing that worked to our advantage was a detailed scope of work. This was a comprehensive document that detailed exactly our expectations from the number of primer coats, number of top coats, type and brand of paint to be used and a list of exactly what work we wanted done. The only aspect of the job we felt could have gone better was the surface preparation. We were fairly explicit in our scope of work that every surface was to be prepared to a level we wanted. This included nail pops, nail holes on trim, dings and gouges. While there was a cursory effort I had to check and double check all the areas I had identified as areas I would have corrected had I done the painting myself. At the end of the day I would areas I wanted more attention. To 's credit he addressed everyone of the items cheerfully and properly. Most of this had to do with the fact that his crew's work may not have been scrunitized sufficiently. Nature of the beast that the professional has the experience and expertise to do a job to one level. Employees, not necessarily. After final payment was made we discovered a few elements that we missed. came back promptly and fixed each of them. This usually when customers have problems, not here. While his prices were a tad high compared to other bids at the end of the day we got an outstanding paint job at a fair price. We highly recommend . With contractors often the cause of anguish and confrontation is one of the good guys.

-Daniel R.

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That's very difficult to answer without seeing the house. As one poster said, the prep is the most important part. On newer homes that don't have a lot of peeling paint, the prep can be very minimal even as low as a couple or a few hundred dollars for the prep labor.

On a 100 year old home with 12 coats of peeling paint on it, then the prep costs can be very high and can easily exceed 50% of the job's labor cost.

A 2100 sq ft two story home could easily cost $1000 just for the labor to prep for the paint job. That number could climb too. Throw in lots of caullking  or window glazing, and you could be talking a couple or a few hundred dollars more for labor.

Painting that home with one coat of paint and a different color on the trim could run roughly $1000 or more just for labor. Add a second coat  and that could cost close to another $1000 for labor.

For paint, you may need 20 gallons of paint. You can pay from $30-$70 for a gallon of good quality exterior paint. The manufacturer of the paint should be specified in any painting contract. Otherwise, the contractor could bid at a Sherwin-Williams $60 per gallon paint and then paint the house with $35 Valspar and pocket the difference. $25 dollars per gallon times 20 gallons? That's a pretty penny too.

That was the long answer to your question. The short answer is $2000 to $4000 and up, depending upon the amount of prep, the number of coats, the amount of trim, and the paint used.


Remember, you not only have to remove the popcorn texture, but also redo the ceiling in some other texture.

Price will depend on several factors:

1) how much the contractor you choose hates removing popcorn or textured ceilings - some charge $1 or so/SF extra just because they hate it. There are even some who bid total drywall replacement cheaper than removing the popcorn, so you have to first find contractors who are happy to do that work, or your prices will be out of the realistic range

2) if the popcorn predates about 1990, then it could likely have asbestos in it, which doubles or triples the price, and in many cases uncapsulating it with a spray coating and then removing the drywall entirely is actually cheaper than all the protective measures necessary if it is scraped off. 

3) whether the popcorn is primarily gypsum and vermiculite (comes off REAL easy) or was the plaster of paris variety, which takes a fair amount of soaking to soften it enough to scrape off

4) what type of finish you are replacing it with - if a textured ceiling, slapcoat, knockdown finish or paneling, not real problem. If you want to go with a perfectly smooth ceiling (generally a bad idea as any variations in the drywall on a ceiling surface really shows up dramatically), then it will demand a lot of care in preparing the scraped surface, and a complete surface drywall compound skim coat to smooth out the scrapes and gouges from the removal process.

5) what underlying conditions are - if there is a lot of furniture to move around (should go to adjacent rooms) or cover and work around, high-quality rug or hardwood floor to super-protect or such, will drive cost up.

I have seen costs run from as low as $0.60/SF to $1.25/SF (for removal only). Generally, remove and recoat with a surface texture of some kind (anything but smooth) and paint will run you about $2.50-3.50/SF.

Now the bad news - if asbestos containing, can run from $5-10/SF. Many homeowners in that situation go the other legal route - have it encapsulated with an asbestos-rated sealant by an asbestos contractor, then paint it and leave it for the next homeowner to decide what to do about it. Some contractors encapsulate it and then put a 1/4" thick drywall layer over it - this usually looks like a disaster unless it has a VERY rough textured finish on it, because putting drywall sheet over a rough surface like popcorn invariably means a wavy surface commonly looks like a gently rolling ocean surface.

Hair spray is one of those things that is really bothersome.  We've run into this alot unfortunately.  And NOTHING we've found will actually clean it off.  The problem is that if you just paint over it, you still see shiny spots wherever the hairspray was.

Our companie's policy is to prime the area with any bonding primer.  This will seal the hairspray in and not let it affect the next coat of paint.  It would also be a good idea to lightly sand the area first.

Our recommendation for primer would be Zinsser's BIN Spray (red can) and can be bought at most paint stores or home improvement stores.  Other than that, any thing that specifically says "bonding" for a primer should be adequate enough. 
This is a good question.  However, the question makes the assumption that there is a paint that covers everything in 1 coat, which I don't believe is the case.  My recommendation is Benjamin Moore's Aura.  Now the fine print.  Aura will cover very well because it dries to approximately twice the thickness of other paints.  However, Aura says it will cover any color in never more than 2 coats, but there are exceptions to that as well, including some deep reds.  The main thing is the color change.  If the color you are using is within the same family of colors, you have a chance, we've also had pretty good success of grey covering over tan in 1 coat, but if you're making a major color change, don't expect any paint to cover perfectly in 1 coat.

Some other 1 coat coverage paints you could use would be Sherwin Williams Duration, and Behr Ultra Premium Plus.

Hope this helps! 
Without seeing the project I'm not sure exactly what is happening.  HOWEVER, I've never heard of someone "floating" over paint blisters - just logically that can't work.  If air or moisture are trapped (because that's what causes blisters) painting over them won't fix the initial problem.

I have a couple suggestions - My first would have been to contact the paint manufacturer - whether it's sherwin williams, benjamin moore, behr, etc. to see if they would send a rep out to give their recommendation.  We have done this before starting a project to get the best possible recommendation for work to be done and have found them to be very helpful in diagnosing what is currently going on and the best way to fix it.

If that doesn't work, I would call either the better business bureau or maybe the local paper if your contractor isn't willing to work through the problem with you.  Also, If your contractor warrantied the work I might re-read that to see what they cover if anything.  

My guess is that there will have to be some sort of dispute resolution process.

Hope this helps! 

Interior Painting reviews in Saugerties


I contacted for an estimate to paint an average sized bedroom, which needed a lot of prep & repair work. The ceiling was peeling and there was a settlement crack. The room was totally empty so no furniture needed to be moved or worked around. Also, our single car wooden garage door needed to be sanded and repainted. Heritage ...More was very responsive as far as setting up an appointment to give us an estimate, and arrived and took a look, answered all my questions, and told me what would be involved. He e-mailed an estimate very promptly. The only problem is that the estimate he gave us was more than twice the price of two other painting companies, one of which we went with, and whose work we are very happy with. Otherwise, I believe this company is knowledgeable and professional, they just were overpriced in my opinion.
- Stephanie D.

Wonderful job! Mr. was exceptionally professional and generous with his time and expertise, advising us in regards to color choices (the hardest part!). He worked with our time constraints and coordinated with other home improvement professionals working in the same space. The painter, , did a flawless ...More and clean job. When a small space on a newly painted wall was damaged by the other workers, I called Mr. for advise on how to touch up the wall, and he offered to come back out to the house to fix it! Good luck finding another business owner who is that generous with their time, especially considering that we were only a modest job for .
- Pamela L.

We were pleased with the work. We felt we paid a fair price. About 2/3 of the house was painted. The rest is brick.
- Linda T.

we have used for 35 years and the reason is clear, Guitar. is punctual and a perfectionist. He inspects the job after the painters finish and if he is not happy with something he has them do it over. Just like his saying "we do it right the first time".
- Sherry B.

worked hard, and cleaned the house well. He walked the job, then discussed with me what he was doing. He didn't take a break or pause in his work I don't think! Would recommend him to give you careful attention, and to do a good job.

and his crew were amazing. has a strict attention to detail that he hangs his hat on. He takes pride in his work and will do what is necessary to ensure the quality product. There were two small areas that we felt needed to be touched up, and sent someone over as soon as our schedule ...More allowed to fix them. As a customer, you want to feel like the person you are paying will perform the work as if they were doing it on their own home. This is how I felt with . They took care to protect our home so that there was little to do other than enjoy our newly painted walls. They will be our painting company going forward.
- todd B.

I don't think they knew what they were walking into. I had tried to remove the wallpaper in my master bedroom myself and left a ton of the glue behind. They sanded, patched and painted the entire room and even stayed over the time I paid for to get the job done. It looks fantastic. A+ job I plan on using them again for any future painting needs I have.
- michael N.

The crew that did the upstairs bedroom did an outstanding job. They were extremely courteous and professional. They did the fourth wall a different color and the "line" between the colors is perfectly straight; exactly what you hope for but hard to achieve.
did the guest bath on the first floor and was very ...More clean and did a nice job. Everyone was very punctual and completed the jobs in a timely fashion.
Would recommend to anyone.
- Pauline R.

Interior Painters in Saugerties, NY

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360 Construction

193 old flatbush rd

A New Beginning Construction

PO Box 782
Pleasant Valley

A-1 finishs

2740 south road

A-1 Improvements


Absolute Shower Doors

949 Rte 376
Wappingers Falls

All Around Landscaping

1428 creek locks rd

Ameri Tech Concepts

Wappingers Falls

Ames Construction

89 Cardinal Rd
Hyde Park

APRS Enterprises LLC

PO Box 121
West Hurley

Art Jones Painting

194 Ernest Rd

Artisan Contracting

1039 Milton Turnpike

Artisan General Contractors Inc.

18 reservoir road

Aseproc Constructions

218 Osborne Hill rd

Bedrock Landscaping & Masonry, Inc.

1867 Route 55

Bella Painting

1782 South Rd.
Wappingers Falls

Benjamin Custom Modular Homes Inc

3156 Route 9W

Benyo Builders

P.O. Box 561

Berrian Construction L.L.C.

P.O. Box 29
Hyde Park

Bob Martin's Painting

68 Canterbury dr

Boshart Construction

43 Bancroft Road

Bridge Street Family Medicine

16 W Bridge St

C & J general contractor

198 ten Broeck av

C. Tapia Construction & Remodeling

15 Church St


6 Emma Lane

Campbell General Carpentry, Inc.

69 S Partition St

Carlotti Concepts Construction

2 sawmill rd

Carpentry By Colucci

18 Hinkley Rd

CCH Services

PO Box 2016

Chefalo Carpentry & Construction LLC

PO Box 70
Pleasant Valley

Clark Construction

P.O. Box 522
New Paltz

Connolly Painting & Restoration

59 Washington Ave.

Cottage Industries

441 Mohonk Road
High Falls

Creative Construction

32 Canimi Way



Dave Cappuzzello Painting & Paperhanging

28 Libby Court
Hopewell Junction

DDMI Painting Inc.

75 myers corners road
Wappingers Falls

Designs by Jeanne M. Costello, Ltd

843 Freedom Plains Rd

Devil in the Details Painting

20 Pencil Hill Rd. #1A
New Paltz

Donohue Contracting Services Inc

677 Dutchess Tpk

Doug Nostrand Home Improvements

300 old kings hwy
Stone Ridge

Down to Earth Cleaning Services

55 Van Wagner Rd

Down to Earth Property Maintenance

32 Vannostrand Rd
New Paltz

Dunn & Son Design Construction

16 Seaman Rd

Dutchess County Renovations

216 Barrytown Rd

Eastern Eagle Construction

1075 Lyndhurst Way
Wappingers Falls

EJT Contracting


Elevate Construction Inc

1000 S Fairfield Drive

Empire State Landscaping

Berme Road
High Falls

Environmental Drain & Sewer Cleaning, inc.

1 East Market Street
Hyde Park

European Craftsman and Remodeling

18 north mesier ave
Wappingers Falls

Finnish Solutions Contracting

15 Mohican Rd

Five Star Exteriors Inc

608 State Rte 28

Fix It For Less

136 River Rd
New Paltz

Genesis Contractors Inc

31 Clearview Dr

GHS Construction

696 Berme Road
High Falls

Greg Cherubini


H.Jarvis Construction

4740 Route 209

Handy Man Advantage

PO box 53

Handyman Andy

45 Finnish Ln

Handyman Services

19 Arbor Hill Drive
Pleasant Valley


239 Rokeby rd

Happy Homestead

144 Weeds Mill Rd

Harold's Enterprises

4300 Sate Route 9 G

Hawks Handyman

17 new dam rd
Wappingers Falls

Hj Painting and Drywall Finishing

226 Tremper Ave

Hudson Valley Building and Restoration

50 Monarch Drive
Hopewell Junction

J & B Cogan Ent Ltd

16 Plaza Road
Wappingers Falls

J OConnor construction

434 Harman St

JC's Home Improvement

8 Henry St

JKK Contracting LLC

9 John st

JM All Phases

91 N Parliman Road

John J Contracting

1 Mahar Dr

JP Pressure Washing

74 Cumberland Road


PO Box 268

Katskill Construction

117 Pine Lane

Michael R Formont

29 main street

Mid-Hudson Home Improvement

121 Teetsel Rd

Mighty Carpenter

16 white oak circle

Minor Home Repair co

139 Churchhill Rd


827 Route 82
Hopewell Junction

Mozian & Associates, Inc.

15 Presidents Place

Mr. Fix It

55 Partition St

MTG Home Innovation L.L.C.

42 Forest Meadow Dr.
Salt Point




21 Edgehill Drive
Wappingers Falls

O'Hara's Restoration

1 Bonnie Lane
Hopewell Junction

Paint Xperts



Dover Plains

Papa's Painting

West Hurley

Peter Longo Custom Carpentry

182 Schildknecht Rd

Peter Mannese Carpentry

163 South Street



Poughkeepsie Painting

28 Alta Dr
Wappingers Falls

Powder Coat Dase

35 Van Wyck Lane
Wappingers Falls


13 S. Hamilton st

Professional Look Painting

7 Lower Elm St.
Wappingers Falls

Property Renovators

388 Cedar Hill Road



R&J Laborers


Radical Renovations

183 mohonk rd
High Falls

Remod All

Fox Hollow Rd


PO Box 503
New Paltz

Residential House Painting

PO Box 1073
Port Ewen


22 Melissa Rd

RiverView Enterprises

Wappingers Falls

Rojak Builders Inc


Roofing Plus


RTP Carpentry

225 Shady Glen Rd
East Durham

Scrubs LLC


Searsanson construction

120 Cardinal Rd
Hyde Park

Secord Renovations

187 Old Sylvan Lake Rd
Hopewell Junction

Servpro Of NW & SE Dutchess County

23 Charles St
Pleasant Valley

Shane Scoville Painting and Wallpapering

33 Skidmore Road
Pleasant Valley



Stefan's Painting

1 village green B

Steven J. Kassouf Building & Remodeling

17 Hickory Hill Rd
New Paltz

Strokes Painting

Po box 741



T. Bowen Professional Painting

25 Meusel Rd
Pine Plains

Takacs Tile & Carpentry

3 royal crest rd
Hyde Park

Teak & Tile

134 Elm St

The Handy Brothers

225 Route 82

The Overall Painter

PO Box 142

Through These Hands

510 Mohonk Rd.
High Falls

Tyler Adamson Handyman Service

1 Kent Street

Unique Construction

20 Theresa Place


65.5 Main st. suite E

Upton Custom Woodworking

Mount Zion Road



Vega carpentry

5988 north Elm Av.

Victorian Builders & Remodeling Inc

368 Marcott Rd

VNR Painting

8202 Chelsea Cove N

Weatherguard Maintenance & Repair

739 Main St #4

Whitten Construction, Inc.

Po Box 2400

Willow Landscaping


Windsor MC Construction

227 Summit Drive
New Windsor

Woodside & Young Inc

9 Squires Gate

Xquisit Contracting


Your dream Construction

58 Top O Hill rd
Wappingers Falls

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