Morgantown, WV Painting Contractors

About Search Results

About Search Results

YP - The Real Yellow PagesSM - helps you find the right local businesses to meet your specific needs. Search results are sorted by a combination of factors to give you a set of choices in response to your search criteria. These factors are similar to those you might use to determine which business to select from a local Yellow Pages directory, including proximity to where you are searching, expertise in the specific services or products you need, and comprehensive business information to help evaluate a business's suitability for you. “Preferred” listings, or those with featured website buttons, indicate YP advertisers who directly provide information about their businesses to help consumers make more informed buying decisions. YP advertisers receive higher placement in the default ordering of search results and may appear in sponsored listings on the top, side, or bottom of the search results page.

Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

1. Precision Painters

515 Meridan StMorgantown, WV 26505

(304) 212-8844
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

2. Dean Painting

1220 Pinnacle Height DrMorgantown, WV 26505

(304) 319-1220
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

3. Hewitt's Detailed Painting

BBB Rating: A+

55 Spring StMorgantown, WV 26501

(304) 291-1934
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection
Morgantown Drywall and Plaster Repair

4. Morgantown Drywall and Plaster Repair

345 Cobun AveMorgantown, WV 26501

(304) 319-0041

From Business: Drywall & Plaster Repair, Painting, Small Jobs. Dependable. References. Free Estimate.

Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection
Chuck Huggins Inc.

5. Chuck Huggins Inc.

(1)

198 Foundry St Apt 4Morgantown, WV 26505

(304) 619-6959

This man Chuck is the biggest Coke head in Morgantown! Don't trust a damn thing he tells you! He's a con artist. He's definitely not a good Christia…

Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

6. Blue/Gold Painting, LLC

1315 Perry AveMorgantown, WV 26505

(740) 358-2187

From Business: Blue/Gold Painting is run with pride and experience. Our family owned and operated company always strives to ensure customer satisfaction and timely job completio…

Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

7. Best Painting

BBB Rating: A+

345 Cobun AveMorgantown, WV 26501

(304) 292-1056
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

8. Freedom Painting, LLC

7203 Chestnut HlsMorgantown, WV 26505

(304) 322-1102
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

9. Erb Painting & Decorating

303 Wedgewood DrMorgantown, WV 26505

(740) 374-6605
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

10. AmeriPro Painting & Restoration

3714 Collins Ferry RdMorgantown, WV 26505

(304) 777-7544
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

11. Wise Painting & Papering

99 Upper Cobun Creek RdMorgantown, WV 26508

(304) 282-1620
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

12. Specialty Painting Systems

Morgantown, WV 26505

(304) 296-0008
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

13. Carter's Painting

29 Nebraska AveMorgantown, WV 26501

(304) 292-3568
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

14. Sherwin-Williams

289 Don Knotts BlvdMorgantown, WV 26501

(304) 292-8409

From Business: Sherwin-Williams Paint Store of Morgantown, WV has exceptional quality paint supplies, wallpaper, stains and sealer to bring your ideas to life. Painting Question…

Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

15. Benson's Wallcoverings

102 Mountain Golf DrMorgantown, WV 26508

(304) 594-3320
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

16. Laurel Home Improvements

(4)

34 Katelyn LnMorgantown, WV 26501

(304) 296-2050

I've use Laura home-improvement several times throughout my Home owning experiencei've had roofing siding and window replacement done by this team…

Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

17. Michael Family Handyman Services

1495 Fairmont RdMorgantown, WV 26501

(304) 365-7428

From Business: Michael Family Handyman Services has over 25 years of experience. We take great pride in our experience, expertise, quality, and customer service that we provide …

Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

18. CJ Contracting

BBB Rating: A

960 Independence Hills VlgMorgantown, WV 26505

(304) 376-1151

From Business: Our company invites you to experience prompt service and superior attention to detail. Our customer satisfaction is our top priority. We will earn your trust for …

Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

19. The Paint Store

700 Business Park DrMorgantown, WV 26505

(304) 241-4539
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

20. Paint It Pros

BBB Rating: A+

2107 Cherry StMorgantown, WV 26505

(304) 290-6363
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection
Lyndon Blosser Painting

21. Lyndon Blosser Painting

214 sterel avemorgantown, WV 26501

(304) 692-0306
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

22. Reliable Labor LLC

1028 Smithtown RdMorgantown, WV 26508

(304) 288-4321
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

23. Clarice L Stalnaker Design

102 Mountain Golf DrMorgantown, WV 26508

(304) 594-3320
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

24. JWS Painting

Dellslow, WV 26531

(304) 692-0565

From Business: JWS Painting has been serving Morgantown, Preston, Marion, and all surrounding areas since 2008. Working with home owners, builders, and rentals.

Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

25. The Helpful Handyman

Serving the Morgantown Area.

(304) 376-2195

From Business: Painting Interior/Exterior Down Tree Removal Remodel Repairs No job too small HVAC/Electrical

Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

26. Power Painters & Property Management

323 Garrett AveFairmont, WV 26554

(304) 534-0139
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your home collection!
Error when adding to home collection
This business was removed from the home collection

27. Fike Painting & Remodeling

RR 857Smithfield, PA 15478

(724) 564-4293
Add to mybookRemove from mybook
Added to your other collection!
Error when adding to other collection
This business was removed from the other collection

28. ABC Striping & Sealing

530 Fairmont AveFairmont, WV 26554

(304) 612-4857

From Business: ABC Striping & Sealing provides all your parking lot marking and painting needs as well as seal coating services.

Didn't find what you were looking for?
magnifying glass
Did You Know?

Painting can be a significant undertaking, whether you're painting just one room or an entire home. While some people like to take on this project themselves, many choose to hire professionals to ensure the task is completed correctly.

Types of Interior Paint

Matte Paint

Matte paint doesn't have a shiny quality when it dries, which many homeowners prefer for their interior walls. This is the most popular style of paint for homes. It covers up irregularities in the wall well but is also easily blemished.

Matte Enamel Paint

Matte enamel paint has all the positive qualities of matte paint but will last longer and isn't scuffed as easily.

Gloss Paint

Gloss paint will dry with a shine to it and is the second-most popular choice for interior wall paint. The shiny quality highlights imperfections in a surface, so people tend to stay away from it when painting wood.

Semi-Gloss Paint

Semi-gloss is also shiny but less so than gloss paint. It's more commonly used on trim than on walls.

Satin Paint

Satin falls somewhere between gloss and matte in terms of shininess. It will highlight imperfections well, like gloss, but is easy to clean.

Eggshell Paint

Eggshell is also between gloss and matte on the shininess scale, but it won't highlight imperfections quite as much as satin, semi-gloss, or gloss.

Types of Exterior Paint

Exterior paints have similar choices for finishes as interior paints, but the pros and cons can be different for outdoor use.

Gloss Paint

Though gloss paint will make imperfections easily seen, it will also hold up to the elements the best. This paint is best suited for areas of a home or building that are frequently used, like door frames.

Semi-Gloss Paint

Semi-gloss paint is similarly long-lasting but isn't as shiny as gloss.

Satin Paint

Satin paint is commonly used for siding but will display irregularities underneath if the siding isn't in good shape.

Flat Paint

Flat paint is the best choice if painting over siding that has many dents, scrapes, or other imperfections.

Oil-Based Paint

If you're repainting a home that has been previously painted with oil-based paint, your best bet is to stick with this option. Water-based paint layered over old oil-based paint will peel easily.

Water-Based Paint

Water-based paint, or latex paint, dries quickly and cleans up easily, making it the preferred paint for a home's exterior. It will also expand when warm and contract when cool, which means it will hold up in all types of weather.

Hiring a Painter

When embarking on a project as big as painting your home, it's important to know ahead of time what kind of quality you can expect from the painters you hire. Don't settle for the first one you find or the cheapest option. Instead, do your homework to be sure that you hire a trustworthy professional who knows how to paint a house well.

The first thing you'll do when hiring a painter is request quotes from three or four in your area. If you reach out to too many, you'll wind up wasting time narrowing down your list; too few and you may not end up with the best quality or right price.

The typical price range for an interior paint job is between $400 and $4,120, with the average falling around $1,670, depending on the scope of the project and paint requests. It will typically cost around $380 to $790 to paint a typical 10-by​-12 foot room.

The cost to paint a home's exterior is a little higher: between $730 and $5,600, with an average of $2,624. The typical home of between 500 and 1,500 square feet will generally cost between $1,000 and $3,000, but this will change depending on the number of stories and home location.

If a quote seems high, ask the contractor what is increasing the price point. Perhaps it's something that can be negotiated, or maybe this business is just overpricing their services. On the other hand, be skeptical of any price points that seem unfathomably low. There could be a reason their prices are below the industry norm - perhaps their quality standards are uncommonly low, too.

Once you have quotes, conduct an over-the-phone interview with your prospects. Some important questions to ask your painter include:

1. Do you have insurance?

It's never a good idea to hire a contractor whose business isn't properly insured. Ask both about comprehensive business liability insurance and workers' compensation, and don't be hesitant to ask for proof. If you are unsure of the validity of the insurance, you can also call the insurance company to double-check that it is an active policy.

2. Do you have a warranty?

Not offering a warranty is a red flag, and you may want to be cautious about hiring a company that doesn't provide one. If they have a warranty, ask how long it lasts, and what it covers. Additionally, you'll want to get the warranty in writing should you need to refer to it later.

3. Who, specifically, will be in my house, and can I trust them?

You always have a right to know who will be entering your home. If the person you are speaking with says he or she will not be personally supervising the project, ask who will be, what their role is, and how long they've been with the company.

Also, don't be afraid to ask if the painters are trustworthy people. Unfortunately, there are plenty of cases where a painter has stolen items from a home or caused damage to the house or injury to the homeowner. Subcontractors may not be as skilled as employees, and the contractor you're hiring may not have much experience working with them, making them more of a risk. Additionally, ask if the painters are employees or subcontractors, and what the screening or hiring process is like. If the company conducts background checks, that's a good sign. 

4. What kind of training do your employees receive?

If the contractor makes a point to train new hires on safety techniques as well as quality standards on the job, you're probably in good hands.

5. What kind of paint will you use?

The quality of the paint will affect how good the walls look when the project is completed. If your contractor says they plan on using a paint you don't like, feel free to request an alternative.

6. How long have you been in business, and do you have references?

A well-established company will have more experience and likely more references for you to reach out to than a new company that's just getting off the ground. Be sure to ask for references so you can speak to former customers about their experience working with the painter. When speaking to these people, ask about:

  • Whether they had issues with the crew
  • If the painters were messy or neat
  • How the paint has held up since the project was completed

7. How much wall prep is included in the price?

For a long-lasting paint job, a clean wall is crucial. Ask how they plan to clean your walls, if at all, before getting started. A high-quality company will thoroughly prepare a wall so that the paint will lay smoothly and last a long time.

8. Are you active in the community and are you involved in any trade organizations?

Community involvement shows the company:

  • Is established and well-known
  • Cares about its customers
  • Is confident in their work

Additionally, being active in trade organizations indicates it is likely up to date on the latest industry best practices and that the company is dedicated to its trade. Also, a Better Bureau Business membership demonstrates the company is stable, confident, and willing to let potential customers check them out before hiring them.

Trade Organizations for Painters

If the company you hire is involved in a trade organization, it shows they take pride in their work, and are dedicated to providing quality service. Some top trade organizations painters might be a part of include:

Painting and Decorating Contractors of America

PDCA connects painters and home decorators through local chapters and councils. The organization also provides webinars, educational videos, and podcasts so members can stay up to date on the latest best practices and news.

American Coatings Association

The ACA doesn't focus on best practices so much as it does on best products. The nonprofit is dedicated to research and development of high-quality paint products as well as sustainability issues.

Finishing Contractors Association

The FCA has members that are painters as well as professionals who focus on flooring, drywall, and other elements to home construction and renovation.

Better Business Bureau

The BBB isn't a painter-specific group but rather an organization that is dedicated to ensuring that consumers can access information about anyone they do business with. The BBB also rates companies based on a Standards of Trust scale, which goes from A+ to F. A company doesn't have to be a member to get a grade, and it's a good idea to check to see how your contractor is scored as well as its membership status.

Feedback