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Recent Handyman reviews in Canberra

Chad is very good at his work.

Concrete crack repair

$10

Dan was punctual and professional in this job. Thanks. The door was fixed properly.

Cupboard repair

$150

Very happy with the job done! I had two bike racks that had to mounted on the wall. Zachary did an outstanding job, very neat and professional. He even put on a few hooks on the walls for me free of charge. Will be contacting Zachary again for other tasks that require carpenter skills. Anastasiya

I need two Steadyrack bike racks installed

$250

Brendan was professional and friendly and went above and beyond to finish the task and a few other things that needed attention. He was responsive and a friendly and a good communicator. Thanks Brendan.

Install curtain tracks and roller blind

$170

Jim was helpful, on time and informative. Can recommend!

Experienced framer/ builder to put up hooks

$100

Dan was amazing. Great communication and very knowledgeable. Completed the task (which wasn’t easy) promptly and efficiently. Would highly recommend.

Door trimming after new carpet install

$350

What's the average cost of a handyman in Canberra

$100 - $250

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$100

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$150

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$250

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Average reviews for Handyman Services in Canberra

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Recent General Maintenance reviews in Canberra

Excellent service. Advice. Efficient. Thank you so much. Highly recommend

Washing machine maintenance

$50

John was great- low fuss and helpful.

Taps and toilet maintenance

$100

I highly recommend Ronald. He is efficient in his work. Has a very pleasant attitude. Punctual.

Pond maintenance

$150

Shane was so great to deal with. Even told me my price was too much and told me a more reasonable price for the job, which is very honest of him. He communicated well, and sent pictures of the job progress!! So happy with the final product and would highly recommend Shane. :)

Deck maintenance

$900

Great service. Knowledgeable, efficient and realistic on price. Recommend highly.

Glass sliding door maintenance

$100

Awesome job

General maintenance before selling the property

$111

What's the average cost of a general maintenance contractor in Canberra

$122 - $313

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$122

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$200

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$313

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Average reviews for General Maintenance Services in Canberra

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What do handyman services include?

Handymen with good customer service can tackle a wide range of indoor and outdoor home DIY tasks. Here are some tasks you might ask a local handyman near you to pop around and help with:

General handyman services

Got a list as long as your arm of odd jobs that need a handyman to complete? Hire general labour handymen to get several things done at once. They can help with general maintenance tasks such as pulling up a carpet, hanging doors, fixing broken appliances and replacing light bulbs, garden work, and more. 

Indoor installations and repairs 

A local handyman can help install newly bought homewares or fix broken possessions (so you can hopefully save some money). For example, they can help with DIY blind installation and repairs, fitting and repairing the kitchen sink, fitting pet doors, hanging shower screens, and even wallpapering. They’ll get it done using their own specialist tools and will let you know if you need to provide or pay for any additional materials.

Outdoor installations and repairs 

Your outdoor area and belongings have to deal with a lot. So help them withstand whatever nature (or your family) throws at them for longer by getting them professionally installed or repaired. Find a handyman who can help with garden shed installation, BBQ repair, fitting outdoor blinds, window repairs, fixing your mower, putting up your clothesline, and even repairing your kids’ trampoline.  The cost of these services varies. You can learn how much letterbox replacement costs or how much window blinds installation costs with our price guides.

Bricklaying and building work

You can hire a handyman near you with bricklaying and building experience to help build garden walls, repair loose brickwork, install MDF, or even construct a chicken coop. When getting quotes from tradesmen, mention if you’ve got the building materials already, or if you’d like them to supply the materials as part of the job.   

Wall hanging

From pictures and TVs to bike racks and mirrors - if you need help with wall mounting, get a DIY handyman to fit your furnishings securely and make sure they’re level. Most handymen will bring their own tools, but you may need to supply extra materials such as screws, picture wire, or mounts for heavier electrical items like TVs and driers. 

Furniture repair

When booking a handyman for furniture repair, you’ll need to be specific about the furniture that needs fixing. For example, handymen with carpentry experience may better if it’s your wooden coffee table, wardrobe, or sofa bed that need repairing. Meanwhile, a handyman with electrical experience may be right for any ceiling fan or digital fitness equipment fixes. That’ll ensure you get the best handyman near you for the job, plus the right tools to get it done.

Recent Handyman tasks in Canberra

Patch denim overall

$80

Kambah ACT, Australia

10th Jun 2024

My denim bib&brace overalls are well worn. Front of legs from knee to crotch level needs large patches . The patch on each leg need to be about 22cmx50cm to cover worn and fraying denim.

Fix sliding doors (glass/wood and metal fly screen)

$200

O'Connor ACT, Australia

10th Jun 2024

Service a difficult to move glass and wood sliding door and refit or replace a wobbly handle and locking mechanism. Also reattach locking mechanism for sliding metal fly screen.

Sliding door supply and installation

$5

Coombs ACT, Australia

10th Jun 2024

I have 7.1m long and 2.55m high alfresco where I want sliding doors supplied installed . Please provide me the quote for it.

Install interior concertina door

$100

Latham ACT 2615, Australia

9th Jun 2024

Bought the door at Bunnings but need someone to install. Claims to be easy

Concreter needed

$50

Chisholm ACT 2905, Australia

9th Jun 2024

I need to do concrete job for small area 3.5m x 0.8m. please see photo. I have no material so that needs to be supplied by you and you do the job.

Extend breakfast

$200

Whitlam ACT, Australia

9th Jun 2024

Extended the breakfast bench

Ground mounted kit - clothes line install

$100

Taylor ACT, Australia

9th Jun 2024

Need someone to install a ground mounted clothes line kit (2.4 meter). I have all equipment , including rapid set bags for the poles.

Installation of a barbel rack into a double brick wall.

$150

Wanniassa ACT, Australia

9th Jun 2024

Installation of a barbel rack into a double brick wall. Current bolts are around 14mm wide.

Hang a chandler

$75

Bonner ACT, Australia

9th Jun 2024

Hang a chandler in a bedroom

Amazing work, extremely professional. Highly recommended

Install double ikea curtain track and mount tv

$200

Strathnairn ACT, Australia

5th Jun 2024

Need to install 2 double curtain ikea track and One single track. Tracks need to join together so that it fits size of window. This will require few track to be cutted to short and then join together. Job need to be done on 6th, 7th or 8th of June 2024. On 6th it can be done in the evening On 7th june in the early morning On 8th june between 9-12pm I also want to mount my 65 inch tv with no wire left on floor or wall. It must be hidden

Nice work, know what he is doing.

Need a handyman! 💪🏽

$200

Canberra ACT, Australia

3rd Jun 2024

Handy Man Task: >Putting small wooden bar below dishwasher on the foot to elevate it to the level of the stone plank above it, as there’s a gap in the middle. >Reattaching already assembled IKEA shoe cupboard back to wall, as we had to remove it to replace some wiring behind it and aren’t being able to put it back properly.

Steve was professional and kind….! Thank you my friend. 😁

Hanging large frame in tricky area

$50

Greenway ACT, Australia

1st Jun 2024

My mother needs this large framed picture hung on this wall above her stairs. She is on a disability pension & can offer $50. Thankyou.

Amazing work. Quick and affective, amazing communication. Would work with again.

Sliding door not moving. May be wheel dislocated. Need help

$50

Monash ACT, Australia

30th May 2024

Hard to open and close the sliding door

Rendall was on time (punctual) and completed the work accurately (perfectly well). Will consider him to do any work at my place in future and recommend him for others as well. Highly appreciate your help and assistance. Thanks Rendall

Drill 6 nails into my wall for me to hang a curtain rod

$30

Belconnen ACT, Australia

30th May 2024

I need 6 screws drilled into my wall, all materials supplied. Studs found and holes already marked. Only need the screws drilled - I’ll do the rest Possibly bring a ladder if you’re short like me!

Great knowledge, quick job, professional and friendly.

Spackle holes in wall

$65

Braddon ACT, Australia

29th May 2024

I’m moving house and there are some holes in the wall where heavy objects were mounted. About four spots in total. Pictured. Need someone to come over and spackle them up

Really efficient and skilled guy

Install premade Jam and hang door

$5

Flynn ACT 2615, Australia

27th May 2024

Looking for a chippie to - install prebuilt door jam, frame around jam, hang door with deadbolt and latch - all supplied. Optional - If you can render, finish render where cut is in wall and do sill under door.

Absolutely amazing, best airtasker I've had and will use again.

Remove built-in Tv unit

$100

Dunlop ACT, Australia

26th May 2024

Remove the built-in TV unit and fix into another room.

Very efficient and hardworking!

Handyman - hang blind and fix door

$60

Weetangera ACT, Australia

25th May 2024

Looking for a handyman for the following - Hang 1 x blind. Have the brackets, just need long screws as timber is slightly damaged - Hang 1 x hook - Sand back door that is not closing. I’m estimating this would take 30-45mins max. Ideally lunch time tomorrow would be great.

Great to work with. Efficient, turned up on time and did a great job. Will use again.

Patch wall

$150

Coombs ACT, Australia

25th May 2024

Looking at getting a wall patch

Great work very happy

Mould clean and applying new silicone

$150

Moncrieff ACT 2914, Australia

23rd May 2024

Need a person who bring his own tools, own new silicon apply ,scraper to remove mould in bathroom and apply new layer for 1 bathroom preferably work is for shower area

Amazing work done by him