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Punchbowl NSW

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Wesley W

Castle Hill NSW

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"Wesley showed up on time, was friendly professional and did a great job painting. Thanks Wesley. "

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St James NSW

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"Great result repainting our wall."

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Cammeray NSW

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Ultimo NSW

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Danny M

Enmore NSW

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"A pure professional, great finished result Thank you Danny"

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Adam I

Earlwood NSW

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"I would highly recommend Adam, very polite, prompt and professional, he did a great job at short notice"

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Earlwood NSW

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"Leonardo did a good job with touch-ups, making sure the paint matches the existing one and required fixes. He was responsive and did a quick and clean..."

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Recent Painting reviews in Sydney

"Chris was very easy to communicate came over one day to put on some plaster and the next to paint the wall. Can barely see mark on the wall which is greater as it's almost impossible to paint already on the wall Would recommend"

Paint a small wall panel

$50

"Alex was very professional all the way through the process. We are extremely happy with his work, as his attention to detail is incredible, he is prompt, trustworthy and leaves the space clean after. We would look to re-hire him for any future work. "

Handyman needed: Fix architrave on windows & paint

$320

"Thank you, good job, quick and efficient "

Painting of 1 x stairwell in commercial building

$500

"Jack did an amazing job. Arrived on time, could work to my dates and budget and did a very professional job. Thanks Jack! "

Paint my office walls

$500

"Awesome guy. Turned up early, and very helpful. Well presented and polite. Nothing was too hard, and done with a smile. Will work together again."

TODAY -painting & pressure wash

$130

"Last minute booking and great work "

Painters needed

$500

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$150 - $500

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$275

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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 Sydney

Wash down my walls and ceiling

$100

Surry Hills NSW 2010, Australia

22nd Apr 2021

Hi, I require someone to wash down my white walls and ceiling. One bedroom apartment.

Painting and patching walls and door

$300

Sydney NSW, Australia

22nd Apr 2021

Painting and patching walls and door back to original colours. Please give me a price idea with paints and material included only.

Painting of 3 rooms

$1,500

Paddington NSW, Australia

22nd Apr 2021

Small terrace painting job. Lounge, dining and bedroom 1 (see attached) Walls + ceilings + stairwell. Job starting next Tuesday/Wednesday. Needs to be done by Saturday. We will provide the paint.

Patch up walls

$100

Waterloo NSW, Australia

13th Apr 2021

Just need 5 marks patched up - URGENT

Amazing service, lovely results. Always willing to help out. Thank you

Patch and paint walls

$90

St Peters NSW, Australia

9th Apr 2021

I have 2 small marks on the wall that were caused from ripping 3M tape off, I need them patched and painted One is the size of a 20 cent coin The other is a little larger Thank you

Very good job

Wall plastering

$150

Pyrmont NSW 2009, Australia

7th Apr 2021

I need two small dents in my wall filled in and painted over. I will need you to provide the equipment and source the paint. See attached pictures.

Very responsive and polite and did a great job

Cornice repair and small painting job

$150

Darlinghurst NSW, Australia

4th Apr 2021

Hi there, my cornice has partially fell off the ceiling. I would like to replace it, the total length is 4 metres. Also small part of paining has came off, the surface needs to be prepared before repainting it. This should be pretty simple and quick to do, the size of 0.5 x 1 meter.

Great service and attention to details. Highly recommended.

Painting 3 rooms.

$5

Zetland, New South Wales, Australia

22nd Apr 2021

Painting living area, small bedroom, master bedroom. Walls, ceiling, skirting, 4 doors and door frames. Paint will be supplied.

Patch gyprock and paint a bedroom wall

$350

Millers Point NSW, Australia

22nd Apr 2021

2.4m w x 2.2m h wall and skirting board need to be patched and painted with 2 to 3 coats. The skirting in semi-gloss, the wall in low sheen acrylic. Paint provided.

Patching hole in wall

$250

Miranda NSW, Australia

14th Apr 2021

Had some electrical works done and they left holes. Need someone to patch and paint.

Rico was amazing. He did the job quickly and went above and beyond. Couldn’t recommend more!

Finish half-painted 2 bedroom apartment

$1,300

Newtown NSW, Australia

11th Apr 2021

I have half-finished painting my two-bedroom apartment in Newtown, including two coats of ceiling white on the ceilings and one coat of wall paint (Dulux Natural White). I have been unable to create a smooth finish on the walls (using rollers) and I need to professional to finish the job. The apartment gets a lot of natural light and so it need to be a perfect finish.

Alex and his team did a great painting job on my 2 bedroom apartment. He’s so professional and takes time to make sure you are comfortable and happy with the result. Highly recommend!

Repair my 8 small bath chips

$100

Glebe NSW, Australia

8th Apr 2021

8 Small bath chips to be repaired on my bath I would like an experienced professional who has done this before I would like this to be completed during one of the following times. Please do not quote if you are not available during these time periods Thursday starting from 5-6pm Friday starting from 8-9:30am Friday starting from 3:30pm-6pm Photos attached

Bill was friendly, punctual and professional in fixing my bath chips. He also offered me some great advice on minor Reno’s for my bathroom which I greatly appreciated. Highly recommend

Painting walls and minor patching in small office

$500

Alexandria New South Wales, Australia

6th Apr 2021

We are moving out of our office and require some painting to make good. Attached is a complete brief with images. Painting required as follows: 1) Paint over a multi colour artwork covering an entire wall back to original colour. Wall is 5m x 3m 2) Remove 2x boards, 4 screws in each, fill screw hole and paint. 3) Touch up missing paint along stair wall (at or below eye level) 4) Remove board mount 4 screws, fill screw hole and paint.

Got the job done going over and above with initiative to ensure our office make good was perfect. Jarrad is also very reliable and trustworthy.

Paint or spray paint a buffet

$60

Zetland NSW 2017, Australia

22nd Apr 2021

140cm length 84 cm high wood buffet needs painting /spray paint Quality finish Primer and paint supplied Ready sanded

Affixing weather seal tape to window frames Sydney

$150

Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

22nd Apr 2021

Sydney CBD 4 window frames with opening windows - middle frames in picture Window seal tape provided - self adhesive No more than one hour work

Paint a bedroom wall

$350

Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

22nd Apr 2021

Sand, patch wall & gyprock then paint two to three coats on skirting board in semi-gloss and wall in low-sheen acrylic in Dulux natural white. Paint provided. Area width 2.4m x 2.2m H.

Door painting, sanding, from dog scratching

$200

Newtown NSW, Australia

13th Apr 2021

Our back door has been destroyed by dogs and we're moving out. So need your help to please putty up any holes, re-paint and sand to make look like new (or old-new) We also have in our bathroom, what could be mould, so need some help to remove and clean that up, pictures attached.

Fast, efficient, friendly. Excellent result.

Office painting

$2,000

Manly NSW, Australia

11th Apr 2021

We need office walls and door painted white for an end of lease make good. Office is located in Sydney CBD. Ideally painted April 12 or 13.

Did a stellar job, went above and beyond for high quality!

Fill in and paint small window above doorway

$150

Tempe NSW 2044, Australia

7th Apr 2021

I have a small frame above a bedroom door that I would like to board up and paint. It's 78cm x 38cm. The first 2 photos show the window frame that needs filling in (it currently has cardboard taped to it). The third photo shows what I would like it to look like.

Felicity is super skilled, detailed in her work, and friendly. Highly recommended.

Patch and sand holes in Gyprock ceiling

$350

Newtown NSW, Australia

5th Apr 2021

Patch and sand, ready for painting, 7 holes in Gyprock plasterboard ceiling and wall (low). Largest is 40cm x 40cm. I have the cut-outs (see photo). All materials and tools provided by you.

I would definitely use Khan Z again! Excellent patching of holes in plasterboard ceiling and walls, sanded and ready for painting.