Painting Works Materials Breakdown per Square Meter

This guide is a materials breakdown per square meter of painting works. All you have to do is to multiply the factors below with your computed total area (in square meter). All in straight-to-the-point calculations.

This only serves as a guide. We strongly suggest you hire a technical person so your concerns will be attended right away.

Concrete / Masonry Painting Materials Breakdown per Square Meter

Materials DescriptionUnitQTY
Concrete NeutralizerGal0.02
Concrete Sealer / PrimerGal0.04
Patching CompoundGal0.05
Semi-Gloss (Double Coat)Gal0.08

Wood / Timber Painting Materials Breakdown per Square Meter

Materials DescriptionUnitQTY
Glazing PuttyGal0.05
Flat Wall EnamelGal0.04
Enamel Quick DryGal0.04
Paint ThinnerL0.25
Tinting Color (if needed)Pint0.01

Metal / Steel Painting Materials Breakdown per Square Meter

Materials DescriptionUnitQTY
Red Oxide PrimerGal0.04
Enamel PaintGal0.10
Paint ThinnerL0.25
Tinting Color (if needed)Pint0.01

These are shared so non-technical people can do their own material computation without the need to ask engineers or quantity surveyors. These factors in itself have conservative wastage factors. Anyhow, some still include 5%-10% additional expenses of the total material costs for contingency.


Check other construction data with the same concept on the links below.

Roofing Works Materials Breakdown per Square Meter

Tiling Works Materials Breakdown per Square Meter

Ceiling Construction Materials Breakdown per Square Meter

Metal Gate Construction Materials Breakdown and Prices

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