# How many gallons of exterior paint to cover 2000sf?

approx. 6 gallons per coat

### What happens if you use interior paint on the exterior of house?

i bought 5 gallons of paint for the exterior of my mobile home, did not double check the paint after the clerk mixed it, took it home, gave it to my painter (spanish speaking only) and went to work. He paint half of my house and needed more paint....I went back to the same store, different clerk on duty and she mixed another 5 gallons of paint. This looked different but the labels read exterior…

### How many gallons of paint do i need for 800 sqft with two coats?

One gallon of paint will cover 400 square feet.? One gallon of paint will cover 400 square feet. How many gallons of paint are needed to cover a wall that is 8 feet high and 100 feet long? Best Answer 8' x 100' is 800 square feet. (100x8=800) we need to know how many 400s (1 gallon of paint) we need so it's 800/400 = 2 2 gallons of paint will cover this 8' x…

### How many cans of paint are needed to cover 2200 square units?

A square unit is equal to 100 square feet so 2200 square units equals 220,000 square feet. One gallon of paint will cover approximately 400 square feet which means 550 gallons of paint are needed. If you plan on a double coat 1,100 gallons are needed. It will take 550-1,100 1 gallon cans of paint to cover 2,200 square units.