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    House Painting

    A friend of mine needs the outside of her house painted. Can anyone recommend a good painter/company?

    Also...any idea what is a reasonable cost per sq/ft? 1 story 1950 house. Some paint peeling. Minor wood repair in a few places.

    Thanks!



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    Re: House Painting

    Wes Clark of Clark Painting. Not sure if they do exterior for sure. A good company



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    Re: House Painting

    Quote Originally Posted by CYCLONE STATE View Post
    A friend of mine needs the outside of her house painted. Can anyone recommend a good painter/company?
    Also...any idea what is a reasonable cost per sq/ft? 1 story 1950 house. Some paint peeling. Minor wood repair in a few places.

    Thanks!
    I guess it depends if you just want the outside painted one solid color, or a beautiful Alaskan landscape……..


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    Re: House Painting

    I had my old house done by Certa Pro. Not exactly Johnny on the spot schedule-wise, but they did a pretty good job, and it was fairly cheap.



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    Re: House Painting

    Quote Originally Posted by CYCLONE STATE View Post
    A friend of mine needs the outside of her house painted. Can anyone recommend a good painter/company?

    Also...any idea what is a reasonable cost per sq/ft? 1 story 1950 house. Some paint peeling. Minor wood repair in a few places.

    Thanks!
    If the house was built in 1950 it likely has lead based paint on it. If it is chipping off. Then it will cost a pretty penny to prep it to get a new coat of paint.



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    Re: House Painting

    Quote Originally Posted by whirlybirds View Post
    I guess it depends if you just want the outside painted one solid color, or a beautiful Alaskan landscape……..
    With lots of happy little trees



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    Re: House Painting

    Quote Originally Posted by CYCLONE STATE View Post
    A friend of mine needs the outside of her house painted. Can anyone recommend a good painter/company?

    Also...any idea what is a reasonable cost per sq/ft? 1 story 1950 house. Some paint peeling. Minor wood repair in a few places.

    Thanks!
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