Why Lookswell?

We Guarantee Our Work.

I personally guarantee if you have any problems with our work, labor or paint, we will redo the work at no charge to you with no questions asked. My goal is to add you to the list of our many repeat customers.

Jim Scanlan - Owner

Lookswell Painting Inc. has been family owned and operated since 1963.

Contact us today for a free estimate!






20 Years on Angie's List

CHICAGO drywall

Wow! 14 years in a row. 

Only 5% of all paint companies receive this award yearly!

Chicago Residential Painting & Drywall Services

We Help Realize Your Vision

Are you looking for a company that you trust to complete a residential painting job? Look no further!
Lookswell Painting provides a variety of services for painting, and one of them is residential. Your home is a focal point that represents who you are. It is important to maintain the upkeep of both the interior and the exterior of the home. Lookswell Painting can help you with that with our quality residential services.

Despite our name, our services are not just limited to painting only, we do other things that will help spruce up the interior and exterior of your home!
With over 50 years experience and a long history of satisfied, repeat customers, Lookswell Painting has the experience and know-how to help you achieve everything you are looking for in your next painting or decorating project.

Residential Services Include:


  • Interior – Exterior Paint
  • Wallpapering
  • Staining – Varnishing
  • Wall Repairs – Plastering & Drywalling

Please visit our Referrals page. Feel free to ask for a Customer Referral in your area, or to get a quote for yourself, please fill out our Free Estimate Form, or just contact us today if you’re ready to begin!