5 Questions to Ask a Painter When Getting a Bid


House Painted by Fordham & MacLean Painters

Hiring a painting contractor for a job of any size can be stressful, but it only becomes more so if this is your first time. You’ll no doubt find that the bids you receive vary wildly in price, so how are you to know which contractor to pick?

Should you opt for the lowest bid, or will you get a higher quality job done if you pick the most expensive painter?

It’s a hard call to make, so here are a few questions you should ask the prospective painter. These questions will help you get a better idea of whether or not to entrust them with the job. Before you bother asking these questions, make sure to check his or her references and ask to see some of their work. Additionally, make sure you ask the following questions: