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Recent Handyman reviews in Melbourne

On time and the jobs were completed promptly! Very helpful.

Fix wooden blinds and toilet seat

$120

Hamish is very clever and able to offer practical solutions for tricky tasks. Very efficient & tidy.

Handyman Tasks

$75

Did a great job hanging out heavy wall mirror

Putting wall mirror up

$60

Lovely work thanks Ron!

Restring foldown clothesline

$150

thanks good job

Bolt the safe to Ground

$50

Amazing job - great communication and prompt quality service Thanks Bec

Wall Paper install

$200

What's the average cost of a handyman in Melbourne

$100 - $250

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$100

median

$150

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$250

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Average reviews for Handyman Services in Melbourne

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Best rated general maintenance contractors near me

Recent General Maintenance reviews in Melbourne

Stefan is very thorough with his work. very clean and very knowledgeable

AC Maintenance

$80

Bojan has done a great job to fix all my doors. The task was trickier than it looks, but Bojan was very responsible and tried his best to solve all the problems.

Interior door maintenance

$50

Great communication, professional work. nil issues will use again when needed.

Home repairs, house maintenance

$150

Great job. Very neat and tidy. He responded to all my questions and concerns. Definitively recommend Ryan. Thank you so much

Maintenance of Heat and Glo gas fireplace

$40

Amazing work!! Dave helped me with a number of jobs in my old terrace house. He replaced timber floorboards, painted a window and fixed my leaking bathroom tap. Great communication, I was kept in the loop all day via text with updates and pictures. Dave is a lovely guy, super easy going and relaxed around my two labs who were keen to be part of the fun. Highly recommend!!!

Multipe maintenance jobs needed

$400

Quick, efficient, affable

Assorted bathroom maintenance

$50

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

$150 - $328

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$150

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$214

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$328

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Average reviews for General Maintenance Services in Melbourne

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4.93

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Handyman Services

Mirror Cutting

Mirror Repair

Hills Hoist Removal

Recliner Repair

Sign Hanging

Cafe Blinds Installation

Sofa Bed Repairs

Gyprock Installation

Roller Shutter Blinds Repair & Installation

Drone Recovery

BBQ Repair

Roman Blinds Installation

Bistro Blind Installation

Chicken Coops

Tool Repair

Door Frame Installation

Pressure Washer Repair

Water Tank Installation & Repair

Table Lamp Repair

Jack of all Trades

Signage Installers

Render Repair

Weatherboard Repair

Toilet Seat Fitting

Awning Repair

Attic Ladder Installation

Trampoline Repair Service

Chandelier Installation

Property Maintenance

Ceiling Fan Repair

Cornice Repair

Privacy Screens

Door Knob Installation

MDF Installation

Bed Repairs

Dining Chair Repair

Ring Doorbell Installation

IKEA Benchtop Installation

Vanity Mirror Installation

Lattice Installation

Treadmill Repair

Outdoor Blinds Installation

Wooden Blind Fitter

Clothesline Installation

Villaboard Installation

Letterbox Replacement

Soundproofing

Flyscreen Installation

Tent Repair

Office Chair Repair

Coffee Table Repair

Venetian Blind Repair

Kaboodle Kitchen Installation

Sink Installation

Fitness Equipment Installation

Blueboard Installation

Shower Screen Installation

Window Repair

Pet Door Installation

Window Frame Repair

Kitchen Drawer Repair

Blind Repairs

Sliding Door Repair

Clock Repair

Curtain Rod Installation

Door Installation

Internal Door Installation

Fireplace Installation

Cat Door Installation

Ceiling Fan Installation

General Labour

Kitchen Cupboard Repair

Lounge Repair

Cement Sheeting Installation

Garden Shed Installation & Repair

Kitchen Sink Installation

General Maintenance

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 Melbourne

Installation of soundproofing panels to the ceiling in an office

$4,000

Docklands VIC, Australia

8th Apr 2024

I have 20 25mm Autex Quietspace Panels arriving soon and require them to be installed into my office. The office is a mezzanine style office, top floor is more important than lower level as that is where the noise is worst. I require someone to professionally install these. More information: - Panel size: 2400 x 1200mm - High performance acoustic wall and ceiling panels for retail and commercial interiors - Lightweight and easy to handle - Made from >60% recycled PET and is recyclable at end of life - Carbon neutral product - Non-toxic and non-allergenic

Door put on an under house area

$250

Flemington VIC, Australia

8th Apr 2024

We have an area under our house which has been converted into a room however we need a door put onto it so if you need to access the storage area you can. The door way hole thing is 500mm wide Height 1800 The opening hole in the door frame is 470mm The door way hole thing is 500mm wide Height 1800 The opening hole in the door frame is 470mm We need a solution to install the below so that it can be opened and closed or closed off as we are selling the house

Hang two artworks

$100

Fitzroy VIC, Australia

8th Apr 2024

Large picture framed into brick wall, and a tapestry onto a plaster wall (see pictures). Needs to be done after 3pm before 4.30pm today so please specify time.

Need help changing toilet seat, remove old seat and install new one.

$35

Melbourne VIC, Australia

8th Apr 2024

Need help changing toilet seat and installing a new one. Old toilet seat has been removed but old screwdriver is stuck in which I can't remove cause I do not have a powerdrill. Ideally to get this changed by today 6/4/2024 by 4pm

Panel beating

$750

Thornbury VIC, Australia

8th Apr 2024

Panel beating for my Toyota Corolla, left hand side, an old gash starting to rust – see pic Right hand side, paint scraped off , panel not damaged , repair and repaint scratches. Please ask of you have a question

Home extension - second floor. Room + bathroom + rooftop terrace

$80

Prahran VIC, Australia

8th Apr 2024

To build on top of a roof, a new bedroom, bathroom and rooftop terrace above build.

Unbolt and gate and powder coat/ place back

$1,200

Elwood VIC, Australia

8th Apr 2024

New gate to be removed and put on truck/ taken away to be powder coated. Then returned and reinstalled.

Remove & refit office blinds

$150

Cremorne VIC 3121, Australia

8th Apr 2024

Remove a set of blinds from one part of the office and re fit them to another part. You will need a ladder and drill.

Small wooden structure dismantled

$100

Brunswick VIC, Australia

7th Apr 2024

Need a pine structure holding up a washer and a dryer to be dismantled The washer and dryer will need to come down off the structure and then the structure removed I don't have access to a ladder so will require someone that can bring one, as well as all their own tools Sorry about the bad photos, I'm not at the location and this is the best I've got! Any questions shoot them through

Very efficient, fast, and is a great problem solver!

Repair water warped back door

$150

Northcote VIC, Australia

6th Apr 2024

Currently can’t open back door - suspected due to water warping the door or step. Requesting someone to open the door - and sand down the water damage and re-paint / seal if needed.

David popped round and fixed my door which needed shaving at the bottom due to the weather. Would engage again.

Handyman - household repairs

$60

St Kilda VIC, Australia

5th Apr 2024

Basically I need someone with a drill and a step ladder. I need curtains removed and screw holes covered. A light bulb changed I can’t reach Shouldn’t even take 30mins I already have caulking for screw holes. Budget includes Airtasker fee.

Super helpful, so glad he was able to help. Friendly & great communication

Picture frame hanging

$75

Armadale VIC, Australia

5th Apr 2024

Just hanging set of two matching framed pictures in my study.

Great to deal with, easy communication, and perfect result.

Labourer Assistant

$80

Docklands VIC 3008, Australia

4th Apr 2024

Need assistance with lifting TV screen. Indoors about an hour at 8:30am Friday 5/4

Highly recommend went the extra mile for us

Install Arlo cam on brick facade, approx 2.5-3m off ground (2 x cams)

$100

Coburg VIC, Australia

4th Apr 2024

Looking to mount Arlo camera on brick facade, approx 2.5-3m off the ground. Airtasker will need ladder, and fixings. We are 5 mins from Bunnings in case any further items are required.

Gary was great to work with

Pick up and install s-fold sheer curtains

$250

Windsor VIC, Australia

3rd Apr 2024

Pick up s-fold sheer curtains and rail from Freedom Richmond, to be picked up from store (click and collect) and hung at a rental property in Windsor on Friday 5/4. Install includes removal of old curtain brackets, and install of new rail/brackets and s-fold sheer curtains. They may also need a steam to get creases from package out. *wall is rendered brick * quote to include patch up and repaint of any damage to wall from removal of old brackets. Paint supplied. *ladder required as these need to be hung at 2.2 metres *may need to be hemmed -unlikely, but in case my measurements are slightly out! ( hemming tape included) * rental property, so may need to be flexible to work around tenants schedule on Friday. * must be fully completed by Friday afternoon *photos show current curtains and the new look we are going for ( stock photo with blue couch)

Callan did a brilliant job hanging s-fold curtains for us at such short notice. Would 💯 recommend him for this type of work!

Fix broken door handle

$150

South Yarra VIC, Australia

3rd Apr 2024

broken door handle on wooden door, completely come off/out, still have the mechanism and and handles, please see photos

brendan was quick and efficient, straightforward to deal with and brought what he needed for the job! thanks!

Install a TV Wall Support and Hang 2 Pictures

$300

Prahran VIC, Australia

3rd Apr 2024

I am looking for an experienced handyman who can help with mounting a TV on a wall and hanging two pictures securely. The tasks include: 1. Installing a TV wall mount bracket and mounting a 65-inch TV onto a wall. Please ensure proper anchoring and alignment for a safe and sturdy installation. 2. Hanging two medium-sized pictures on the wall. The pictures are lightweight and come with their own hanging hardware. Requirements: - Must have own tools and equipment required for the job. - Attention to detail and precision in workmanship. - Ability to ensure the safety and integrity of the wall during installation. If you are reliable, experienced, and equipped to handle these tasks, please submit your offer. Feel free to ask any questions you may have.

Konstantina and her team were absolutely fantastic! They arrived promptly as agreed and executed the job flawlessly. I wholeheartedly recommend them without hesitation. Thank you for your outstanding service!

Repair broken tile and install towel rack

$100

South Yarra VIC, Australia

2nd Apr 2024

Ideally looking for someone who can patch up the holes from the old towel rack and repair the corner of a tile that has broken off. Not looking to replace the tile, just to fill that space. Also wanting to have the new towel rack installed which is slightly smaller than the old one.

Peter was lovely and did a great job fixing up a broken tile and installing a new towel rack. Everything looked perfect and was nice and secure.

Roof Plumber for Repair Windsor

$225

Windsor VIC, Australia

2nd Apr 2024

Roof has been leaking a small amount, only during heavy downpour. Leak is near the vent for the ceiling fan in laundry cupboard. See photos.

Efficient, good communication, great to work with. Would recommend

Fix blind on roof window

$60

Fitzroy North VIC, Australia

2nd Apr 2024

A guest has tried to use the blinds on the skylight and has pulled on side off. The screw now slips straight out of the hole so will need to be redone. Would also like the opposite side checked to make sure it sturdy as there has been some paint fall from that side since the incident. You will need a ladder to reach the affected area.

Great communication and a quick and well done job.