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took care of everything. He purchased the paint in the colors that I chose, stripped the wallpaper and prepped the walls for painting. " All of the wall imperfections were fixed and the painting looked marvelous. He finished ahead of schedule. I am very pleased with all aspects of the service and will definitely hire him again.

-Laura G.

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"It was quite a job as the house hadn't been painted in at least 20 years. Lots of peeling paint in the soffits, carport and add on laundry shed. They did" a great job scraping, treating it, priming and painting. It looks like new. They were very patient and helpful with my indecision in picking the color. They also left it all very neat and clean. I highly recommend them

-Karen K.

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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.

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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. 
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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! 
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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.

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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! 
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House Painting reviews in Grandville

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' team had a fair quote, and did very clean work. Their team showed up on time, and followed the plan agreed to, although we had to remind them about the trenching around the house. The painting performed looks better than we expected. We have had several complements on the job! I wouldn't hesitate to use
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's painting again, and in fact, I intend to for my interior painting. Thanks
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- Trevor W.
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In September, 2014, we contracted with Reliable to make some repairs to the living room and kitchen ceiling and also to do some minor remodeling of the kitchen including all new recessed lighting. We are very pleased with the results. The workers did wonderful work in all aspects of the total job. They were courteous, cooperative, and hard working. They finished the job in a timely and professional manner. During the estimate phase we found
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to be very patient and listened carefully with our concerns. We did not feel rushed and we felt we received a fair estimate. In fact we said we would shop around after his estimate and he said no problem and waited patiently for us to get back to him which was a couple of weeks. We would definitely hire the company again for other projects around our home.
- Gregory H.
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I thought that
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did a great job. They moved furniture, covered floors and prepped all areas to be painted before they even picked up a brush. They were in and out in a week as planned and the house looks beautiful. My wife was very impressed with Mr.
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- vito W.
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We have nothing but good things to say about
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exceeded expectations.
He and his crew were very polite and professional.
The ceilings look great and so do the walls. The drywall work in the bathroom was a challenge because of a recessed skylight. Mr.
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to the challenge and the bathroom look wonderful.

- Dana F.
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Just prior to him completing the job, the paint started bubbling. He and his employee didn’t quite understand why this was happening and neither did we so he took his lunch and came back and attempted to scrape and re-prime the bubbled areas. There were only isolated bubbled areas. 95% of the house was just fine but these bubbles surfaced in approximate four (4) relatively small area. 78% of the house has cracks where the boards join together.
In the spring, it appeared that the caulking or whatever he used to seal the joints on the house exterior cracked open. We called
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and asked him to come and give us an estimate on painting our decks and at the same time he could repair the bubbled areas and fix the cracks. He came and provided the estimate and from that point on he would never answer our calls and refused our return receipt mail.
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Ha runs into something that he does understand, he is not willing to step up to the plate and honor his warranty have the value he promised. You are left on your own to clean up the mess he’s left behind.
We are reasonable people and were willing to work with him knowing there was some kind of issue but he was not painter enough to honor his warranty.
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has stepped up to the plate and offered replacement paint and provided names of other contractor to help us through this issue but
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Ha run away from his responsibility which could have helped him understand paint just a little or maybe even a lot more then he did the day he left without any concern as to how he could have helped us manage this overall issue.
Know your painter! We now know
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Ha and our suggestion would be do NOT use
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- Steven C.
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It went really well!
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helped us pick out a couple different color options and we loved what we ended up with! Also, work was done REALLY fast and price was pretty comparable to other quotes we received. We also have them lined up to do our entire exterior this spring. Price for that was very reasonable compared to other quotes we received with the Angie's List discount!
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has a great eye for color and what will look good. They also let you see a couple samples up first before you decide on one, which is really nice for indecisive people like myself. They cleaned up and never left a mess inside our house while the job was going on.
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and crew are very professional as well - looking forward to having them back in a couple months.
- Eric A.
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did a great job. He quoted a price and said he could finish the job in 2 days. He ended up working late the second day to get it finished, which we really appreciated as we wanted to have the bath ready for use right away.
- John P.
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This was one of the best experiences I have ever had with a contractor.
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discussed thoroughly what needed to be done. He made a wonderful suggestion to replace the front columns with fiberglass to get rid of wood rot permanently. He quoted a fair price and the invoice was exactly the same as the quote. His crews (both carpentry & painting) were courteous and very professional. They completed the work in a timely fashion, which was no small challenge with the inclement weather we have had. Their clean up was impeccable as well. I highly recommend
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and his crews.
- Raymond J.

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'Sno Problem! Landscaping Services

6691 Boca Vista Drive
Rockford

1st Image Pressure Washing, LLC

PO Box 331
Shelbyville

4 STAR BUILDERS, INC

3326 LENEDO
Muskegon

A K Donahue Design

2522 Grand Vista Ct NW
Grand Rapids

A Lawn By Me

6186 Fordwick dr

Accent Painting Inc

11298 24th Ave
Marne

ACE ROOFING CO

5226 Lippincott Blvd
Burton

Acton Painting

109 Clements St SE
Grand Rapids

All Pro Painting Inc

101 Granite St

ALL SEASON'S PAINTING INC

1630 REBECCA CT NW
Grand Rapids

ALL-PRO Painting

2571 Edson Dr
Hudsonville

Amity Painting

333 Graham NW
Grand Rapids

Avalon Building Concepts

5017 Division Ave South
Grand Rapids

BERNIE JAWOROWSKI PAINTING & REMODELING

7738 Turtle Dove Dr
Grand Rapids

Bill Timmer Painting & Decorating

6021 147th Ave
Holland

Bob's Ext Contract Inc.

8817 N 39 Th St
Augusta

Bob's Services

2554 Valley Ave NW
Grand Rapids

Brad's Cleaners

9410 SW Greenville Rd
Greenville

Bruce Jennings Builders

6961 Cannonsburg Rd
Belmont

Buffalo Roam

PO Box 8552
Grand Rapids

BUFORD'S PAINTING SERVICE

1273 60TH ST SE
Kentwood

Cahaba Scapes

2130 11th avenue north

Cannon Painting

13901 Belding Rd NE
Belding

CertaPro Painters of Grand Rapids E

1251 Century Ave
Grand Rapids

Christopher Framing

8656 Taylor St

Chucks Do It All Maintenance LLC

610 Pleasant St SE
Grand Rapids

Clahassey Painting

288 Deer Run Dr NE
Ada

Clark's Construction

396 W Lakewood Blvd
Holland

Clean It All, LLC

P.O. Box 251
Grandville

CRAIG DECORATORS PAINTING CO

816 LAFAYETTE AVE NE
Grand Rapids

Custom Coatings

955 Redtail Dr

Custom Construction of Michigan

6885 Kayboer Dr
Jenison

Custom Upgrades, LLC.

747 44th St SW
Wyoming

DESIGNS BY GWENDOLYN

2270 11 MILE RD NW
Sparta

Devries Decorators

1825 Sandrel Dr NE
Grand Rapids

DirectBuy of Indianapolis

8450 Westfield Blvd

Diversified Home Services LLC.

756 Rusty Dr.S.E.
Grand Rapids

Exclusive Property Services LLC.

2939 Wilson Ave
Grandville

Exquisite Designs

47332 Sterdley Falls

Exterior Touch Inc.

12610 Waverly RD.

Fresh Coat of Grand Rapids

4370 Chicago Dr SW
Grandville

Fresh Coat of Grand Rapids

4370 Chicago Dr. SW, Ste B123
Grandville

GEMMEN'S

3488 KELLY ST
Hudsonville

Gesink building Services

1349 Houseman Ave N.E.
Grand Rapids

Geurink Remodeling & Electric Inc.

2537 Floral Dr.
Zeeland

GORDON PAINTING & PRESSURE

398 Catawba Ave.
Muskegon

Handy Heroes

2845 Cascade Springs Dr SE
Grand Rapids

Handyguy Ryan

1250 Orville St SE
Grand Rapids

Hillis Brothers Painting

563 Grandville Ave SW
Grand Rapids

HILLIS BROTHERS SVC INC

3910 W DE BLAAY CT SE
Grand Rapids

Home Maintenance Service

5555 Greenboro Dr. S.E.
Grand Rapids

Hudsonville Contractors LLC

7559 36th Ave
Hudsonville

HYLEN BUILDERS LLC

13135 STATE RD
Nunica

Instant Curb Appeal, LLC

725 Crescent Ave NE 49503
Grand Rapids

Integrity Property Solutions

10222 36th Street SE
Lowell

J & S Siding Inc

PO Box 547
Byron Center

J.Sterk Painting LLC

6564 Lily St SW
Grandville

JACK MURRAY PAINTING

308 HOBART ST SE
Grand Rapids

Jacobsen Painting

1524 Sibley NW
Grand Rapids

JD Premier Painting

2355 Williamson St.
Muskegon

Jeff's Quality Painting

6354 Old Allegan Road
Saugatuck

Jeremiah's Building LLC

420 Ridgewood St SE
Grand Rapids

JG Construction

16154 7 Mile Rd
Stanwood

JJs Express Painting Plus

11863 7 Pine Dr
Holland

JL POWERWASHING

3940 HALL ST SW
Grand Rapids

John Grace Construction LLC

201 Ball Park Blvd NW
Grand Rapids

John Kapenga Painting

6900 12th Ave
Jenison

Jones Construction and Consulting

963 Knapp Street NE
Grand Rapids

Karasiewicz Construction, Inc.

9280 Wolven Ave NE
Rockford

Kingdom Construction Inc.

23927 Ecorse Rd
Taylor

KNOL THE PAINTER

1111 GODFREY AVE SW
Grand Rapids

L & L PAINTING INC

2100 RIDGEWOOD AVE SE
Grand Rapids

Lieffers Painting LLC,

1541 Colorado Ave SE
Grand Rapids

LSP Painting

829 Baxter SE
Grand Rapids

Luna Painting Co

1442 Crimson Way
Walled Lake

MAJESTIC PAINTING & FINISHING

1217 Colfax Ave
Grand Haven

Mark Schreur Painting

2533 Byron Center Ave
Wyoming

MDH Construction

30 Lakewood Rd.
Twin Lake

METRO PAINTING

0-12255 8TH AVE NW
Grand Rapids

Mueller Builders, LLC

4224 4 Mile Rd
Grand Rapids

MULTI SERVE INC

929 Alpine Commerce Park NW Ste 600
Grand Rapids

New Leaf Construction LLC

1251 Century SW
Grand Rapids

New Look Painting Company

87 54th St SW
Grand Rapids

Norris Painting & Pressure Washing

4211 Lynden Rd.
Shelbyville

North Kent Contractors

16673 Tyrone Ave
Kent City

Northwest Tile & Interiors

2571 N. Gordon St.
White Cloud

NYSTROM BUILDERS

5995 12 Mile Rd NE
Rockford

Paint & Restore, LLC

Historic District / Downtown
Grand Rapids

PAINTING BY JEFF CO

754 OAKDALE ST SE
Grand Rapids

PAINTING SERVICES OF WEST MICH

13980 LEONARD RD
Spring Lake

Paragon Painting LLC

7205 Lakeridge Place
Kalamazoo

POTTER HOME IMPROVEMENTS

4648 BURGIS AVE SE
Grand Rapids

Professional Home Improvements Inc

3955 W River Dr NE
Comstock Park

Ralph David Builder

503 28th Ave
Hudsonville

Rasmussen Exteriors

2914 3 Mile Rd
Grand Rapids

RELIABLE HOME SVC

736 58TH ST
Pullman

Reliable Vendors

1438 Rathbone S.W.
Grand Rapids

Remodeling Second Opinion

106 W Sunnybrook Dr
Royal Oak

RESTORATIONS INC

1201 DIVISION AVE S
Grand Rapids

Retro-Craft L.L.C.

8934 Hanna Lake Ave
Caledonia

RONS PAINTING CO

3940 MAYFIELD NE
Grand Rapids

RP Painting

2183 66th St
Fennville

Service Pro Painting Unlimited

12246 24th Ave
Marne

Set Apart Construction

9844 Byron Center Ave SW
Byron Center

SHANE'S PAINTING

2506 Orchard View Dr NE
Grand Rapids

Sherd Construction And Services LLC

1112 N Black River Drive
Holland

Sikma Construction Services LLC

2300 Lake Michigan Dr NW
Grand Rapids

Smith & Son Building & Remodeling

1409 Sullivan Rd.
Ravenna

Speese Painting Co., LLC

6155 14 Mile Rd NE
Rockford

Stripe A Lot Asphalt LLC

10728Paw Paw Dr
Holland

superior exteriors

314 w muskegon

Superior Student Painting

2132 5 Mile Rd NW
Comstock Park

Team Davis Carpentry

1900 Darwin Ave. S.W.
Grand Rapids

Terry Miller Drywall

9899 12 Point Dr
Rockford

The Deck Dude LLC

Fuller Ave NE
Grand Rapids

The English Painters

3970 Dursum Ave
Ada

The Handyman & Moore LLC

3147 Peachleaf Ct
Holland

Tim Higbee

1835 Martin Ave SE
Grand Rapids

TONY BIERENS PAINTING & WLPAPR

6184 Bellflower Ct
Caledonia

Total Interiors

491 Houston St
Muskegon

Vandermolen Painting

2584 NW Rollingridge Lane
Grand Rapid

VanDussen Home Services

7621 Adams St
Zeeland

VELTMAN PAINTING

2094 GREENDALE DR
Jenison

Vieau Consruction

Middleville

Vintage Painting and Decorating

380 131st Ave
Wayland

W. J. Burnett Carpentry LLC

16745 18 Mile Rd
Marshall

We Eco Wash

2408 Coit Ave NE
Grand Rapids

West Michigan Painting and Remodeling

7320 Orlin Ct NE
Rockford

West Shore Custom Finishing

1834 Kensey
Muskegon

Western Paint & Power Wash

1127 Arianna St NW
Grand Rapids

ZOMBERG PAINTING & HOME IMPRVS

1418 MASON ST NE
Grand Rapids

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