Input the dimensions of the room to be painted. Click the button to calculate the amount of paint and man-hours needed for this job.
Interior paint coverage depends on the brand of paint used. The coverage amount is listed on the label of the paint can. Use this to adjust the values in the Paint Coverage section below. Paint usually is applied at 350 to 400 square feet per gallon (primer at 200 to 300 square feet per gallon) .
Use the Area section below to calculate the Walls and Ceiling values.
Use the Number of Doors and Windows section to calculate the Doors and Windows values. (Note: this option requires that the Area values be defined)
Use the Molding section to calculate the Moldings values.(Note: this option requires that the Area values be defined)
This calculator is to be used as an estimating tool ONLY.