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Recent Painting reviews in Outer East Melbourne

"Denver did an amazing job and was very thorough with his work. Would 100% recommend him and will definitely use him again. Very friendly and reliable "

Plastering, painting and repair holes

$500

"Easy communication and Great work"

Professional plasterer wanted

$450

"Great work"

Fix brick fence

$200

"Thanks for doing a great job even though it turned out to be more than we expected. Great communication and willingness to accommodate all my requests."

Painting gutters and windows on second storey

$800

"Lovely man who understands what quality is all about...could. It recommend anymore"

Painting and sanding Ringwood

$800

"Great to work with and the finished product looks amazing. Thanks Jamie! "

Paint bathroom

$100

What's the average cost of a painter in Outer East Melbourne

$187 - $600

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$187

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$350

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$600

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What does a painting service include?

Usually, painting services will include the full process from setup and preparation to painting and final clean up. Some common painting services include:

Interior wall painting 

Painting your interior walls will give your space a fresh new look, help reduce cooking smells, control mould, and remove fingerprints and marks. A professional painter will choose paints to suit the style and function of your office, house, bedroom, apartment, or bathroom. Preparation starts with removing or covering furniture and putting down drop sheets, along with washing any wall surfaces. Your painter will repair any surface holes then sand rough areas and prime if needed. To paint walls and ceilings, your painter will start by cutting in with a small brush, before covering the remaining surfaces with a roller brush. They may apply 2-3 coats to create a smooth, even surface. Finally, your painter will clean up by washing out the brushes and rollers, folding up drop any cloths, and removing the tape from windows and outlets.

Exterior painting

It’s important to maintain paintwork for your home’s exterior, not only for your home’s value and first impressions but because it’s constantly exposed to the elements. You’ll need to repaint weatherboards every few years, plus fences, gutters, window-sills, and doorways every 5-10 years to maintain a fresh look. When you hire an exterior painter, they’ll usually sand back and prep the area, taking off any cracked or peeling paint, and then prime and paint the surfaces. They’ll choose a paint designed for your climate and structure to ensure it lasts. Once they’re finished, your painter will inspect for any missed spots and check the edges are all neat.

Graffiti and murals

Your business, nursery, or feature wall will stand out from the crowd with a graffiti mural, or larger-than-life artwork. If you have a design ready to go, your painter can enlarge this onto your walls, or design a custom piece for your home or office. Your painter will prepare the surface by cleaning it carefully, putting down drop sheets, and painting a base colour if needed. Then they’ll get to work on your artwork, using a ladder to reach each part of the painting. They’ll likely reference an existing drawing or photo throughout the process to ensure they have every detail right. Once they’re finished, they’ll pack up their equipment, wash out any brushes used, and remove the drop sheet. Some artwork may be finished in just a few hours, while larger, highly detailed pieces may take weeks.

Paint stripping 

Many painters are experienced in paint removal, too. Since paint stripping is generally a messy and time-consuming job, it’s a good idea to outsource it to a professional. Some common reasons for paint stripping include new colour for your interior doors, removing wood stain from kitchen cabinets so you can update the colour, or stripping cracked paint from a surface so it’s ready for repainting. Your professional painter can also help with graffiti removal and repainting, as well. Depending on the surface, they’ll use a mixture of scraping tools, sandpaper, and chemicals to remove as much paint as is needed, ensuring proper safety and ventilation throughout.

Recent Painting tasks in Outer East Melbourne

Decking cleaned and sealed

$1,000

Coldstream VIC 3770, Australia

27th Nov 2022

50 m2 of timber decking to be cleaned and sealed in cabbots aqua deck Roughly 10m2 will need a sand aswell - Due date: Flexible

Deck sanding and oiling

$350

Rowville VIC 3178, Australia

27th Nov 2022

Deck sanding and oiling Deck size 4.6m x 6.3m Side skirting of 6.3m 6year old merbau deck - Due date: Before Monday, 5 December 2022

Painting a deck

$1,000

Boronia VIC 3155, Australia

25th Nov 2022

Scrub, pressure wash and paint about 40m sq of timber deck. Paint will be supplied. Need to bring your equipment. - Due date: Before Tuesday, 13 December 2022

Paint walls two small bedrooms

$550

Ferntree Gully VIC, Australia

9th Nov 2022

Paint the interior walls of two bedrooms. Currently no furniture there. Paint undercoat and two coats of paint (both provided). Please bring other equipment/materials needed including drop sheets (eg to protect curtains) and include clean up. Some small holes from hanging pictures also to be patched up. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 12 November 2022

Alir was a real professional, very helpful and lovely to deal with. He was great with giving advice and all round very responsive and communicative, he went ‘the extra mile’ with help. Thank you!

Plaster wall and Paint

$450

Wantirna South VIC, Australia

24th Oct 2022

Plaster the wall, sand it and paint

Good Job Done. Came And did a wonderful job quickly and cleaned after the work was done.

Patching plaster

$650

Ringwood North VIC 3134, Australia

10th Oct 2022

We urgently need someone to patch some plaster and hang 2 small sheets (which we have on site). My husband's arm is injured and we need the patching completed by Wednesday evening unfortunately. Job includes: - 8 ceiling patches (ex lights), some of which are already cut. - 9 wall patches, only two which are bigger, most are power point size. - 2 small sheets and joins - 4 other joins Photos include holes which need to be patched and holes which don't. The new ones with the cables in, post-rough in don't need to be patched. I can show you which ones to patch. Includes all you can drink coffee :)

Choong did an amazing job on our plastering! He was careful and had good ideas, I'm very happy to recommend him.

Painting walls

$700

Boronia VIC, Australia

28th Sep 2022

I’m looking for an experience painter who could help us with painting a 60–70 square meter restaurant. This includes the main area of the restaurant and the bathroom. - Due date: Before Monday 4th of Oct

Great job!

Sand and restain table

$200

Belgrave VIC 3160, Australia

27th Nov 2022

I spilt nail polish remover on my dining room table, and foolishly tried to fix it with some timber stain from Bunnings. I'm looking for someone who knows what they are doing to help restore my table by sanding back and re-staining the entire top surface. Price is negotiable. - Due date: Flexible

Fence painted

$500

Croydon VIC, Australia

26th Nov 2022

Exterior fence approximately 15m - Due date: Flexible

Patch holes in wall

$150

Ringwood East VIC, Australia

12th Nov 2022

Have 5 holes in plaster walls that require patching. No painting required, just fixing holes smoothly ready for paint. See photos. - Due date: Before Sunday, 20 November 2022

Shane was prompt and did a great job patching up the holes in my wall!

Sand and oil out door setting - few cupboards also

$250

Yarra Glen VIC, Australia

6th Nov 2022

Beautiful timber out door setting needs sanding and re furniture oliled. - Due date: Flexible

Mario was very easy to deal with and great at his job. Quick and efficient.

Stopping up small wall patch 1.2x1.5

$5

Boronia VIC, Australia

23rd Oct 2022

Request plasterer to stop up wall patch 1.2m high x 1.5m wide (3 butt joins) I can supply materials incl fibre tape of you can Let me know if you want to include sanding - Due date: Before Monday, October 24, 2022

Excellent fast service - highly recommend

Plaster trowelling full room

$5

Belgrave VIC 3160, Australia

5th Oct 2022

Room size: 4.4m x 3.3. Full sheets on ceiling and walls so minimum joints possible. Belgrave.

Awesome work, reliable and efficient.

Plater kitchen corner

$500

Nunawading VIC, Australia

28th Nov 2022

We have taken out half the laundry cupboard to make room for a fridge nook in the kitchen. We have already plastered the hallway. We need the kitchen corner plastered and blended with plaster, plaster tape and compound. I have two sheets of plaster and the tape but no compound. This includes the small ceiling section and rounding the corners in the photos - Due date: Flexible

Sanding priming and painting external garage door

$100

Boronia VIC, Australia

27th Nov 2022

My rear garage door was replaced with a more solid exterior hardwood door. It is raw wood (never painted previously) and needs sanding, priming and painting before the weather begins to affect it. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 30 November 2022

Paint four cupboard doors

$300

Warrandyte VIC, Australia

26th Nov 2022

We have four wardrobe doors that need to be painted that are about 9 foot tall. They do not need to be installed or hardware be installed. You do not need an undercoat as we have already done this. All you would need to do is paint them their final color! (Dark French blue). We have the paint and the brushes, all we need is for someone to paint them! - Due date: Before Saturday, 10 December 2022

Handyman to patch number of holes on plaster ceiling

$100

Boronia VIC, Australia

11th Nov 2022

Looking for a professional handyman or plaster to patch a number of holes in the ceiling. The house is a new build and the electrician installing the Chandeliers made these holes in the ceiling to be able to locate the electrical wires. There are a total of 7 holes to be patched up. If you prefer to charge by the hour, please let me know your rate per hour and estimated number of hours needed for the job. Correct paint for the final touch-up will be provided by me. The handyman or plaster to bring their own: - Topping compound for filling - Spatula - Drop sheets - Sanding block - Sealer Or any other material needed to complete the job (other than Paint) - Due date: Before Wednesday, 16 November 2022

Jordan did a great job and highly recommend his work. Many thanks!

Help removing graffiti from a fence

$100

Ferntree Gully VIC, Australia

2nd Nov 2022

Our side fence has some faded graffiti that I’d like removed in time for Christmas. Refer photos. - Due date: Flexible

Absolutely amazing! Nader did a fabulous job and was a delight to deal with. Recommend highly! Thanks so much Nader!

Fence painting approx 82m

$1,300

Bayswater North VIC, Australia

12th Oct 2022

Fence painting approx 82m, 2m height. (20m post side and 62m paling side) Minimum 2 coats. Must use dulex or wattyl weather shield. Jobs needs to be done before end of 21/10. Easy access to backyard. No plants or trees in the way. - Due date: Before Friday, 21 October 2022

On time, great job and did more then initially requested. Thanks Yao.

Paint ceilings, beams and bannisters

$2,000

Millgrove VIC 3799, Australia

4th Oct 2022

Two rooms (lounge and kitchen diner) in wood weatherboard house requiring ceilings beams and bannisters painting. Ceiling are 3+ metres high. Prob around 5 days work.

Franco painted my ceiling and beams at quite short notice and did a great job. V professional and reliable. Knows what he is doing and obviously experienced. Tipped too as I was very pleased!