PaintCOST Estimator


Painting Cost Estimating Software


home painting cost estimating software for Excel

Painting estimating can be tough and time consuming. If not done properly, it can be inaccurate, too. As a painting contractor or cost estimator, you want to know the accurate cost of painting work in a residential or commercial painting project.

Our PaintCOST Estimator for Excel is an effective, time-saving and complete painting estimator software. You can now work in a single MS Excel environment to quickly create, build, and manage your cost estimates. Experience the built-in Space Calculator. Figure Material and Labor prices. Utilize built-in reporting or use Excel's reporting functions. It's all in one complete, integrated solution.

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Metric edition is also available.


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Space Calculator Painting Cost Estimator


PaintCOST Estimator's Space Calculator quickly figures out areas including cutoffs and addons such as doors, windows, closets. It does the mundane work so you don't have to. With that, you can use or easily override suggested calculations. A logical approach to a tedious problem.




Powerful and Easy Painting Cost Estimator


Designed for Microsoft Excel and improving on its capabilities, PaintCOST Estimator is contained completely within an Excel file with several worksheets. All you have to do is to open your MS Excel program, then open the PaintCOST Estimator Excel file. Create your estimate then print reports. It’s that easy.

Because it's easy-to-use and intuitive, you can can generate a complete estimate within minutes. An estimate that accurately includes walls, ceiling, floors, trims, baseboards, doors, windows, special items and more.

PaintCOST Estimator computes material and labor costs and allows for user entries such as job and billing information, progress payment schedule, included and excluded work. Additionally, all cost data is user modifiable, too. 

PaintCOST Estimator generates instant, on-screen reports including estimate summary, estimate detail, estimate labor hours and bid quotation which is a formal document suitable for sending to customer for signup (see sample screens below). That's real convenience. Click a button to print or format as you would format any MS Excel spreadsheet file. You can use Excel's powerful data saving and exporting tools for managing and distributing your estimates in electronic format as email attachments.


Key Benefits of PaintCOST Estimator

  • MS Excel based estimating

  • Customizable, built-in unit cost data for material and labor

  • Works with 32-bit and 64-bit computers

  • Works with 32-bit and 64-bit installations of MS Office

  • Built-in Space Calculator

  • Computes Material and Labor costs

  • Estimate Labor manhour report for easy scheduling

  • Formal bid quotation generated automatically

  • Incorporates user-defined progress payment schedules

  • Summary and Detail reports including Price Quotation

  • Automatically creates paint buylist

  • Automatically inserts your company logo to Quotation report

  • Comprehensive Online Help system

  • Step by step tutorial for easy learning

  • Metric edition is also available.


System Requirements for PaintCOST Estimator

  • Personal computer running under Windows XP/Vista/Win7/Win8/Win10

  • Microsoft Excel 2000-19, Office 360 Desktop (32-bit or 64-bit MS Office installation)

  • Compatible printer

Tutorial and Screens Painting Cost Estimating


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PaintCOST Estimator selected sample screens and reports:


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"Thanks for the quick reply - this is a good tool at a great price" J.M. Paint Contractor

"Thanks for your quick response- I'm loving it so far..." L.S., Painting Contractor

"Used paintcost for my bids. Saves time and its very helpful" G.D., Painting Contractor

"This is a great product and saves many hours figuring bids" M.C., Painting Contractor

"I have been using your program for about 2 years now It is a great tool" J.H., Contractor

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