# How many gallons of paint does it take to paint 600 square two coats?

1 can of paint roughly covers 600 square feet. You will need two cans (gallons).

### How many coats of white paint is needed to cover a dark surface of up to 600 sq ft?

The answer will depend on the quality of the paint, the coverage of the paint and the preparation of the surface being painted. The Lowe's paint calculator says primer covers 200 square feet per gallon, and paint covers 350 square feet per gallon. Assuming for a dark surface you need at least 2 coats, and you are only using paint and not primer, and not knowing the type of paint, I would start with 3…

### 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 much white paint is needed to paint a 1000 square foot building?

1000 square feet to paint? You can paint 400 feet squared with one gallon. so you need to know how high the wall is 8 feet high by 1000 feet 8x1000 = 8000 square feet divided by 400feet per a gallon = 20 gallons one coat. just x the amount of coats you want to do and your good to go. You realy need to measure each wall and go HxL divided by 400feet per…

### 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.

### How many gallons of paint will be needed to paint a two story home?

well being a two story home not knowing exact size i would tell you bout 20-25 gallons without ceilings go to affordablepainters.biz to get a quote Figure basically 300 Sq Ft per gallon. This will change depending on how porous the siding is and how many coats you are applying. Paint companies recommend two coats for a first rate job. You may be over or under depending but this is a good rule of thumb…

### How many gallons of paint would it take to paint the outside of a building the size of 6 barns?

A good formula to use is 350 square feet of coverage for each gallon of paint. This can vary a bit, depending on the surface of the building and how many coats you'll need to cover an existing color (if any). Get your measurements, calculate the total square footage that needs to be covered, and divide that number by 350. Assuming you'll only need one coat of paint, you'll have your answer! Example: 4 exterior…

### How much does it cost to paint a 1080sq ft room?

For the paint (not including labor or wall repair), maybe $100 - $400, depending on what type of paint you choose, and how many coats you have to do. Most good paints cost $20 - $40 per gallon. To recoat a similar color, one coat is enough. For changing colors, you usually want two coats. Hiding big differences in strong colors might take 3 or more coats. Add up the length of the walls all…

### How many gallons of paint would it take to paint the exterior of a 4059 square foot home?

Paint coverage of the type of paint varies between 350 & 450 sq. ft. per gallon. 4059 divided by 400 equals 10.15 gallons of paint required for ONE coat. Ensure to double it for two coats. If the surface is very dry you will find you need more paint. Opposite is also true for surfaces that have been sealed properly. (Added) Take note though, you need to figure the amount of paint needed to paint…