How Much Does a Gallon of Interior Paint Cost?

Interior Paint

 

 

It depends. Paint costs vary by brand, ease of application, adhesion, durability, and eco-friendliness.

However, across most paint brands and types, the average cost of a gallon of interior paint is $31, ranging from $20 on the low-end to $55 on the high-end.

Below is a list of prices as of July 2013 for 1 gallon of interior paint-and-primer-in-one in an eggshell finish from each major U.S. brand:

Paint and Primer in One

Olympic – $26 Olympic Interior Eggshell Paint and Primer in One

Glidden –  $27 Glidden DUO Interior Eggshell Paint & Primer

Clark + Kensington – $31 Clark + Kensington Paint and Primer in One Premium Interior Eggshell Enamel

Valspar – $33 Valspar Signature Interior Eggshell Paint and Primer in One

Behr – $33 Behr Premium Plus Ultra Eggshell Enamel Interior Paint

Benjamin Moore – $39 Benjamin Moore Regal Select Waterborne Interior Paint

Sherwin Williams – $39 Sherwin Williams Super Paint Interior Acrylic Latex Paint Eg-Shel

Below is a list of prices as of July 2013 for 1 gallon of mid-grade interior paint in an eggshell finish from each major U.S. brand:

Interior Eggshell Paint

Valspar – $21 Valspar Contractor Finishes 2000 Gallon Interior Eggshell White Paint

Glidden –  $23 Glidden Premium Eggshell Interior Paint

Olympic – $24 Olympic Gallon Interior Eggshell White Paint

Behr – $25 Behr Premium Plus Pure White Eggshell Interior Paint

Sherwin Williams – $38 Sherwin Williams Cashmere Interior Acrylic Latex Medium Lustre

Benjamin Moore – $39 Benjamin Moore Regal Classic Premium Interior Paint

Clark + Kensington – Not available

How Much Does a Gallon of Exterior Paint Cost?

Exterior Paint

 

It depends. Paint costs vary by brand, ease of application, adhesion, durability, and eco-friendliness.

However, across most paint brands and types, the average cost of a gallon of exterior paint is $31, ranging from $20 on the low end to $55 on the high end.

Below is a list of prices as of July 2013 of 1 gallon of exterior paint in a satin finish from each major U.S. brand:

Exterior Satin Paint:

Valspar – $33 Valspar Duramax Exterior Satin Paint and Primer in One

Glidden – $30 Glidden Premium High Gloss Interior and Exterior Paint

Olympic – $25 Olympic Exterior Satin Paint

Behr – $32 Behr Premium Plus Satin Enamel Exterior Paint

Clark + Kensington – $35 Clark + Kensington Paint and Primer in One Premium Exterior Satin Enamel

Sherwin Williams – $38 Sherwin Williams SuperPaint Exterior Acrylic Latex Paint

Benjamin Moore – $39 Benjamin Moore Regal Select Exterior Satin Paint