Parking Lot Striping Cost Guide

Parking lot striping costs approximately $.24 cents per linear foot for a 4 inch line. The price will range from $0.20 to $0.60 cents per linear foot depending on the thickness of the line. Arrows, letters, handicapped logos, car stops, light pole bases, and curb painting are all individually priced and are additional costs.

Parking Lot Striping Cost
By Roxy Johnston
Updated August 13, 2020 6:09pm.

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How Much Does it Cost to Stripe a Parking Lot

This guide is intended to provide you an approximate cost to stripe a parking lot. To get a quote for your specific project, Click Here for a Free Estimate. Our research, which includes feedback provided by local parking lot contractors, resulted in the following prices and cost to paint or stripe a parking lot:

Cost per linear foot to paint a parking lot:

Cost of striping a parking lot and painting a parking lot:

Cost to paint or repaint parking spaces:

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Factors that Impact the Cost of Parking Lot Striping

When a contractor provides you a parking lot striping estimate, they will take into account a number of factors that can increase or decrease the cost of your project. Pricing will vary based on the size of the lot, the terrain of the lot, and the location of the lot. Typically a lot will also need letters, handicap spacse, arrows and curbs painted as well.

Here is a list of factors that increase or decrease the cost to stripe a parking lot:

Price(less) Quotes from Parking Lot Striping Contractors

Sealmaster Pavement Products and Equipment said, "For best results, it’s important to use a quality 100% acrylic water-based traffic paint for bright, durable markings. With all the cost and time involved with a parking lot striping project, you don’t want to skimp on the quality of the paint. Quality parking lot striping provides optimum traffic flow and will enhance your property’s curb appeal".

Trueline Striping, Inc. said, "In California our minimum charge is about $300.00 but that’s mainly because of the high cost of labor and heavy traffic we have to sit in just to get to those jobs. Also consider we are a 18 year old company that has overhead a small start up wont have. That being said we also provide a level of service a small start up can not provide. Every area has its own unique economy and situations. Plus your business may have a unique situation to consider as well. Figure out what your area will bear by doing research and talking to your accounts".

NVM Paving & Concrete, Inc. said, "Cost shouldn’t be the only deciding factor on which company you choose. But we would be lying if we said you shouldn’t consider it at all. We are all professionals with a business to run, so of course, the bottom line is important. Ask any company you speak to for a written estimate for the work they will perform. Keep in mind that if your parking lot is on the smaller side, you may be subject to a minimum charge. This minimum charge is to cover the cost of bringing out all of the crew and equipment. Those parking lots that have 30 to 50 spaces or less are considered small. Expect the minimum to be anywhere from $300 to $500 for a basic stripe repaint job. A new stripe paint job minimum will be anywhere from $500 to $700".

Stripe A Lot of America II Corp said, "Clearly visible parking lot striping can also help monitor the proper parking of various vehicles, ensuring that customers park in appropriate spaces and maximize your lot’s full parking capacity. Faded striping or damaged marking can reduce the efficiency and safety of your property".

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