To find licensed painting contractors, use an online service that allows searches by location, such as HomeAdvisor.com, 1800Contractor.com or Angie’s List. HomeAdvisor.com and 1800Contractor.com offer searches without creating an account. To use Angie’s List, searchers must create accounts first.
Search for licensed painting contractors on HomeAdvisor.com by navigating to the website, entering a ZIP code in the appropriate box on the home page, and clicking Go. From there, choose from the available project types, including Exterior Painting or Staining, Interior Painting or Staining, Paint Preparation, and Paint Removal and Cleaning. After the making a choice, the website shows contractors in the area that the website screens for felonies and bankruptcy. Request a quote from multiple contractors with just one request.
On 1800Contractor.com, enter a ZIP code in the box on the home page, select Go, and then click on the project type or enter “Painting” into the search box. Enter details about the project by clicking the checkboxes that apply to the project, and follow the prompts to see a list of contractors in the specified area.
On Angie’s List, create an account, type in a ZIP code, and then click Search the List to browse local contractors. Alternatively, download the Angie’s List app from the Google Play or Apple App Stores.