Spot prime all necessary areas (includes resanding these areas)
Removal of minor trim
Mask and tape all necessary areas on complete vehicle
2 coats of sealer
3 coats of basecoat
4 coats of clearcoat
Paint the exterior of your vehicle with PPG mid grade urethane basecoat/clearcoat
Partial wetsand and buff (add $350 for full wetsand and buff)
$1795 (Includes materials)
Most jobs with minimal bodywork done within 5-8 work days.
Have a question or need an estimate? Please submit pictures and detailed info if you are wanting an estimate. This will help a more accurate quote.
Food for thought…why pay a higher priced dealership when “I” am the same guy that would have painted this for you at the dealership body shop!
HIGH GRADE Basecoat/Clearcoat
The “High Grade” paint job includes a better wetsand and buff job along with higher cost paint materials versus the “Mid Grade” paint job.
This paint job also includes a webpage setup with progress pics.
Want to paint your auto yourself? We offer spray booth rental. Info here!
Have your car or truck ready to paint but don’t want to paint it yourself? We can mask it and paint it for you. Info here!
Our best! The premium paint job includes everything the High-Grade paint job has in addition to an extra coat of clear. It also includes ‘machine’ sanding before buffing. A super sharp better than factory finish!
Serving the Tampa Bay area (Tampa, Clearwater, Largo, Pinellas Park, St Pete, Bradenton area)
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We’ll beat any itemized written estimate for a complete paint job from a legitimate bodyshop by 10%
What’s NOT included in the above paint jobs:
Trucks and vans, and some large car models – Extra charge to paint these vehicles (normally $150-$400)
Spoilers, ground effect or other pieces that are not part of the vehicle
Removal of bumpers and major trim like door handles, headlights, taillights, side moldings, rocker moldings. On some cars, these will be removed. Depends on the labor involved.
Removal and installation of deck spoilers
Xtra Prep – for example: excess peeling of paint or clearcoat
Bodywork – a few minor dings will be included, but more than a few, there will be an additional charge. Also, extra charge on other bodywork such as dents, rust, replacement of panels
Door and trunk jams, fenders edges, under hood…
Cost for the Mid and the Hi Grade paint jobs are assuming that each quart of paint will run less than $140. So colors with specialty toners in them are not included. Some colors run approx $225 to $275 per quart.
Tri-coat or custom – White pearl is considered a tri-stage paint. Candies starting at $2500
Florida Sales Tax is Not Included in the Price
Spot job – partial paint of car to repair damage.
Single Stage – Only one type of paint is applied. This is applied “wet” and is not intended to be clearcoated.
Basecoat/clearcoat- Basecoat is the paint which goes under the clear. This dries dull and has to be clearcoated over.
Sealer – This is the primer that is applied directly before basecoat (no sanding is required after applying the sealer.
Spot wetsand and buff – go around and wetsand most specs of dirt.
Partial wetsand and buff- We’ll wetsand and buff the larger areas of the car.
Full wetsand and buff- We wetsand the complete car dull, then the vehicle is buffed (only exposed areas get wetsanded and buffed)