Interior Painting Cost per Sq. Ft.
As you begin painting your home, your first question may be, “how much interior paint do I need?” For spaces that range from 1,000 to 4,000 sq. ft., the average indoor painting cost ranges from $3,000 to $16,000. The average house size is 2,500 sq. ft. A gallon of paint can cover around 400 sq. ft., which is approximately the size of an average living room.
However, there are a few factors that you must consider when it comes to calculating the price per square foot to paint an interior space. In some cases, you may need a primer 1 first, then the paint, meaning that you may need one gallon of primer and one gallon of paint to cover 400 sq. ft. However, if the wall requires multiple coats, this increases the total amount of square footage required and the amount of