To calculate overall painting and decorating costs by adding the unit cost as required from the table below with the cost of the materials. A call out charge may be added on jobs totaling less than £100.
Painting and Decorating Job
Cost in £'s
Removal of standard un-painted wallpaper.
£2 per m²
Removal of heavyweight or painted wallpaper.
£3 per m²
Plaster Skim coat.
£12 per m²
Application of emulsion paint.
£0.50 per m²
Painter labour fee (daily rate).
Painter labout fee (hourly rate).
Interior painting (whole house).
Interior painting (one room).
Exterior painting labour charge (daily rate).
Exterior painting labour charge, walls and woodwork (daily rate).
All charges are current, effective as of April 2014
Many projects have specific requirements, for example erection of scaffolding as shown in the photo on the left. Whatever your needs we can arrange a quote for you.