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Evanston Exterior Painters

Jaime Vazquez

Jaime Vazquez

4.9 (13)
No job is finished until done correctly.
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Lanaville Contracting

Lanaville Contracting

4.9 (10)
We thrive on excellence and complete each and every project in a professional manner. Our job isn't complete until our customer is completely satisfied. We get the job done right the first time which leads to a satisfied customer.  
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D  Landscape And Construction Contractors

D Landscape And Construction Contractors

4.1 (7)
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All Power Plumbing N Sewers

All Power Plumbing N Sewers

5.0 (7)
we are the professional plumber very reasonable price 
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Argueta’s Remodeling Inc.

Argueta’s Remodeling Inc.

5.0 (5)
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PJS Handy + Clean

PJS Handy + Clean

4.8 (5)
Your one stop shop for ALL of your handy work needs from basic things around the home as small as changing light bulbs all the way to the actual building of a home. Not only can we repair it or build it, we can also keep it clean. We also offer evry cleaning service from residential homes to large commercial cleaning services.  We pride ourselves on personalized and professional services. Every project is treated as if we are doing it for our very own mother. ... View Profile
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Chicago Service Source, Inc

Chicago Service Source, Inc

5.0 (5)
A Women Owned and family operated service business. Our mission is to provide clients with hands on service from start to finish. Chicago Service Source, Inc.  will return your calls, answer your questions, do our best work for you, at the best price, always. *Landscape Construction and Maintenance*Concrete *Asphalt*Remodeling *Demo*Pressure Washing *Interior and exterior Property Maintenance *Tree Trimming and Removal *Custom Projects*Snow Removal and Ice Control*Seasonal Planters*Sidewalk Cafe Design and Install We have the equipment, the experience, the staff and the drive to get your job done professionally and correctly. ... View Profile
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C & E Painting

C & E Painting

5.0 (4)
Ive been in business for 15 years.I am trustworthy,responsible and have a lot of experience and I will do what I can to make you %100 satisfied.
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All In 1 Restoration

All In 1 Restoration

4.7 (3)
Have over 30 years experience in the trade.we do all types of construction.painting,tile,bathroom remodel,drywall,tuckpointing,brick laying,roofing,flooring,electrical work,
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Complement Handyman And Cleaning Service

Complement Handyman And Cleaning Service

5.0 (3)
We are a very professional company, always feeling our clients trust and we know that our goal is to maintain our customers, we know that there are many competencies but Complement Janet and Cleaning Service is a very reliable and high quality company since we arrived at your home we carry what is necessary to  to work
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Precision Painting & Remodel

Precision Painting & Remodel

5.0 (3)
We are a company that has workers with more than 15 years of experience. We enjoy working in this business because we love the reaction our customers have when they see the results. We like turning some ordinary houses into something that are customers enjoy. Feel free to follow us on our Facebook page “ Precision Painting & Remodel” 
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Doll House Innovations Corp

Doll House Innovations Corp

5.0 (3)
We offer payment options if needed and we are a 24h service. We're here for you.since we are are new to home guide we will give all home guide projects 15% of all contracts 
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Pro Home Renovations

Pro Home Renovations

5.0 (3)
We do it all and with years of experience! No job too small or too large.  From home repairs to remodeling, plumbing, electrical, interior painting and more services available.  Contact us for a quote!
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Top Choice Builders

Top Choice Builders

5.0 (2)
We are committed to achieving the TOP CHOICE standards of quality and unparalleled customer service.  We believe "If a job is worth doing, it is worth doing right", which is why we take every measure to ensure that the work we perform is completed correctly and done right the first time!If you're not satisfied, we're not satisfied.  
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AIG ConstructionIn.Inc

AIG ConstructionIn.Inc

5.0 (2)
Exceptional service, competitive prices, absolute dedication to customer needs is of utmost importance to us...
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Cruz Handyman Services

Cruz Handyman Services

5.0 (2)
Hello my name is Jose Cruz I've been working for over 20 years I do all jobs my self I hire help as needed you can go to my web to see some of my jobs 
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Budget Roofing

Budget Roofing

5.0 (2)
all my crew members and all staff members are highly trained and certified we perform at a very high level to start to finish is allways a clean process to start to finish.
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U-home Repair Inc.

U-home Repair Inc.

5.0 (2)
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AB Services

AB Services

5.0 (2)
I started painting a couple years ago, when I decided I really needed to achieve my dream. Dreams sometimes are unreachable,  but working hard and learning along the way, the outcome could definitely change
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Chrisanthou Painting

Chrisanthou Painting

5.0 (2)
Doing business since 1995, serving the Addison area and Surrounding Burbs, we specialize in Interior and Exterior Painting, Drywall Repairs, Plaster and Taping, Staining and Painting Decks and Fences, Power Washing, etc. Give us a call today for your FREE Estimate!
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Rojas Painting

Rojas Painting

5.0 (1)
We take pride in our work and treat your home as if it was ours. Our goal is to make the homeowner feel as relaxed as possible during there paint job 
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Get Color Inc

Get Color Inc

5.0 (1)
Let the skillful house painting contractors from this residential painting company spruce up your space on time. Check out and try Get to assist you in your needs . They have painting contractors who offer service as exterior painters.
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Cortezsunshinelandscaping.com

Cortezsunshinelandscaping.com

5.0 (1)
Please check our website so its Google everything it's there credentials along with reviews please contact us tru this up thank you, Best regards cortezsunshinelandscaping
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Gaughrin Decorating And Remodeling

Gaughrin Decorating And Remodeling

5.0 (1)
I like to build a relationship with my customers . I am allways open and honest with them and give honest advise on what they might need or do not need .
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Gleason’s Lighting

Gleason’s Lighting

5.0 (1)
We offer a wide range of products and services from handyman to holiday lighting, events and weddings. All photos are our work. We have a solid team of tradesmen. If we can’t do it, we know someone that can! 
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Maximo Constructions

Maximo Constructions

5.0 (1)
we are a company that works, honestly, responsible with satisfied customers
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Durling Decors Class Decorating Co.

Durling Decors Class Decorating Co.

5.0 (1)
We are Professional Painting an Decorating Contractor's A+BBB rated 3rd generation in family biz. Interior - Exterior - Residential - Commercial 
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Certapro Painters Of Libertyville, Il

Certapro Painters Of Libertyville, Il

These painting contractors specialize in interior and exterior works, handling both residential and commercial projects. Check out this firm. Check out their handyman and painters reviews.
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Color Design Painting & Remodeling

Color Design Painting & Remodeling

Color Design offers interior and exterior house painting services to a number of residences in Aurora. Check out this enterprise. Being one of the top rated painting companies, Color Design Painting & Remodeling can provide reliable services.
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Jc Painting & Remodeling

Jc Painting & Remodeling

This company provides professional painting services at an affordable price. Jc Painting & Remodeling is a team of house painters who have been offering their services since 2013. This group of residential painters has received a number of good comments from clients.
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Cost Guide

Exterior Painters
Read more about local pricing and what to expect in our cost guide.

Frequently asked questions

How much does exterior painting cost near me?

The average cost to paint the exterior of a house is $1.50 to $4 per square foot or $1,800 to $5,000, depending on the size, number of stories, material, condition, and accessibility.

Cost to hire an exterior house painter near me
Home Size Square Feet Average Costs
Single story 1,000 – 2,000 $1,500 – $4,000
Two story 1,500 – 2,500 $3,000 – $6,000
Three story 2,500 – 3,500 $4,500 – $10,000

Does painting the house exterior add value?

Painting a home's exterior is a cost-effective way to increase value and boost home appeal. Exterior painting has a 55% return on investment (ROI), while interior painting has a 107% return on investment on average.


How often should you paint your house exterior?

A house exterior needs painting every five to ten years on average, depending on the location, climate, sun exposure, material, and condition. Wood siding needs repainting every 3 to 7 years, while fiber cement siding needs repainting every 10 to 15 years.

Signs a house exterior needs painting:

  • Paint is peeling, flaking, bubbling, cracking, faded, or chalky
  • There are exposed patches of wall
  • Stucco needs patching, or wood boards need replacing
  • The last paint job was longer than 10 years ago
  • You are selling the home and want to boost curb appeal

How long does it take to paint a house?

An average-size house takes three to four days to paint with a professional team of three painters. A large three-story or 5+ bedroom house takes four to six days to paint the exterior on average. This time estimate includes prepping the house, painting, and cleaning up.


When is the best time to paint a house exterior?

The best time to paint a house exterior is in spring, early summer, or fall when temperatures are 50°F to 85°F and moisture is low. Consult with a local painter in your area to select the optimal time to start your project.


Why paint a house exterior?

The top reasons to paint the exterior of a house are:

  • Increase home value and curb appeal
  • Protect from the elements and weather damage
  • Increase the lifespan of siding
  • Change the look or ambiance
  • Prevent exterior wood from rotting or insects
  • Repair damage

Do you tip exterior painting companies?

Painting companies do not expect a tip. However, if they go above and beyond or spend more time than expected, a cold drink, hot lunch, or $10 to $20 tip is appreciated. Giving the painter a positive review on HomeGuide, Yelp, or Google is better than a tip.


How to find local exterior painters?

Start by searching our list of exterior painters, then compare reviews and costs. Next:

  • Get at least three free estimates in-person to compare.
  • Ask for recommendations from family, friends, and neighbors.
  • Select companies that are licensed, bonded, and experienced.
  • Verify their insurance, worker’s compensation, and bond guarantees.
  • Read reviews and check out their previous work on HomeGuide, Google, and the Better Business Bureau (BBB).
  • Ask if they are part of their local chamber of commerce or any trade associations such as the Painting Contractors Association (PCA).
  • Ask about their warranties and guarantees.
  • Get a detailed estimate, contract, and warranty in writing before the work begins.
  • Avoid making large payments upfront. Come up with a payment schedule for work completed.

After asking questions and verifying their credentials, hire the best exterior house painters in your area.


What questions to ask exterior house painters?

When hiring a house painter, ask them the following questions:

  • How long have you been a painting contractor?
  • How many similar projects have you painted?
  • Can I see your portfolio?
  • Can you provide me with a list of references?
  • Are you licensed, insured, and bonded?
  • Are you a member of the BBB, chamber of commerce, or any trade associations?
  • Are your painters' employees or subcontractors?
  • What qualities do you look for in subcontractors? Do they have professional training?
  • What quality of painting materials do you use?
  • What is your preparation process before painting?
  • How do you handle damages that happen on the job?
  • Who's the project manager?
  • What hours do you and your crew work?
  • How long will the project take?
  • What permits do I need, and will you obtain them?
  • How long is your warranty, and what does it cover?
  • How much is your cost estimate?
  • Can you provide me a written and signed contract with a breakdown of all costs?
  • What is the structure of the payment agreements?
  • Are financing options available?
  • What do I need to provide to get started?