When you have a DIY interior or exterior painting project there is a lot to consider - from choosing the right paint colours and paint brushes to preparing the surfaces. You will also need to calculate the amount of paint required for your project. Haymes Paint makes this simple with their easy to use paint calculator. Our online paint calculator (square meters) tool helps you to determine the right amount of paint required per square metre so you can buy exactly the right amount of paint that you need.

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We have been a family run business since we began in 1935 with the fourth generation of Haymes’ at the helm now. We pride ourselves on crafting quality products and conducting our business with respect for the impact on the environment and the reduction of waste & emissions. Find out more about our paint calculator (m2) so you can calculate the paint required for your project.

How To Calculate The Paint Required For Your Project

Our paint coverage calculator provides an online painting estimate of the paint required per square metre by using the following information:

  • The surface areas that need to be painted
  • The paint’s spreading rate
  • The number of coats needed

Our online paint calculator can provide basic and detailed calculations, so you know exactly how much paint is required per square metre. We have both a basic paint calculator (m2) and a more comprehensive paint coverage calculator.

Use Our Online Paint Calculator

Using our online paint calculator (m2) tool to get an online painting estimate before you go to the paint shop will mean you know exactly how much paint to get - saving you extra trips to get more paint and money on paint not needed!

Use our paint coverage calculator today.

Get Expert Advice

Get professional advice about your paint colours before you start your painting project. Our Colour Consultation Service is bought to you by our fully qualified Haymes Colour Consultants with years of Interior design experience. In-person Colour Consultations are currently available in Victoria and New South Wales. Online Colour Consultations are available Australia-wide.

Visit Your Local Store Or Stockist Today

Once you have determined the amount of paint you need using our paint coverage calculator, visit your local Haymes Paint shop or Independent Stockist to purchase your paint and get expert advice.