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Recent Tradesman reviews in West Melbourne

Dennis was super quick and nice! Finished the job in less than 30 minutes!

I need drywall repair and patch

$50

Another 5 star job for Peter !

Drywall fix / replacement

$80

Provided good and professional service. Explained what had happened with the leak on my roof and what he did to fix the problem. Also provided me with tips on how to paint over the leak marks on my ceiling.

Roof tradie

$100

Jye was punctual and was very efficient. He explained the cause of the leak and how he fixed the issue. Highly recommend his services.

Leaking roof repair - qualified tradies only

$300

On time, great work painting the outside of the house. Left the house clean. Great job, thanks

Paint above the bullnose of my verandah

$300

If you need someone who does the job exactly how you want it then Thomas is the guy. Great attitude and overall a good guy. Thanks Thomas, glad I assigned the task to you. Ver Happy with your work.

Install 6 X CCTV POE Cameras On Rendered Brick Wal

$180

What's the average cost of a tradesman in West Melbourne

$100 - $380

low

$100

median

$200

high

$380

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What does a tradesman do?

Tradesmen (and tradeswomen!) can help you tackle the tasks that need the expertise, tools, and knowledge that only a qualified local tradie can give. Whether you need help with home repairs or construction, you can find tradespeople to help with tasks like:

Electrical & plumbing

When you hire a tradie to work with electricity, gas, or water, they’ll need special qualifications, training, and equipment to keep you and your house safe from fires, flooding, and property damage. You’d need to hire an electrician to install your new light fittings or electrical equipment, like ovens. And you’d need a plumbing tradie to help with plumbing tasks, like fitting new taps and pipes, or gas plumbing tasks like installing or repairing heaters and stoves. Your tradie will start by asking questions about the issues you’re having, then they’ll do a physical inspection of the area to assess the work needed. They’ll use their specialist tools and equipment to repair, install, or replace parts to get everything working properly.

Carpentry & cabinet making

Tradesmen are usually qualified professionals, so they’re ideally suited to tasks that need a higher skill level than a handyman. Carpenters and cabinet makers are in high demand for installing new cabinets, custom-making furniture and installing built-in robes and cupboards. They’ll measure your space to ensure the furniture and built-ins fit perfectly and match your existing decor. Then they’ll work with a range of equipment and tools (onsite or offsite) to cut and shape the wood, then assemble any parts to create your finished product.

Exteriors

Tradesmen can help provide a professional finish to your exterior building tasks. For example, installing or repairing balustrades. Your professional tradesmen will measure, fit and install glass, metal, or wood balustrades to make your balcony area or stairs safe while matching the design of your home. Once they’ve established a safe work zone, they’ll remove the old balustrades before installing the new parts. Another popular exterior task is installing or upgrading awnings. Your tradie can pull down old, broken, or faded awnings and help you choose a new awning to match your house and surroundings. Then they’ll carefully install the new awning so that it is safe and secure.

Concrete repairs & resurfacing

When concrete is damaged, it can create trip hazards, and let in water, dirt and other pests, which can cause further damage. Concrete resurfacing can help repair damage and give your property an instant update with coloured concrete overlays and/or designs. Your tradie will first assess the damage, then repair or replace any broken areas. Then they may clean the existing area with high-pressure hoses or chemicals. Once the area is clean and prepared, they’ll mix up a thin, concrete-based surface compound that will cover the area.

Recent Tradesman tasks in West Melbourne

Carpentry/ Handyman Built in wardrobe interior

$2,000

Burnside Heights VIC, Australia

18th Feb 2024

I am looking for a carpenter to build wardrobe interior for 3 bedrooms and 1 hall built in cupboards. I have removed the sliding doors. I need some drawers, shelves and rail section for all bedrooms and hallway. Open to suggestions. It is not possible to build it high because of the door frame. Top shelve height should stay approximately same as 170. Bedroom wardrobes W 148 H 243 D 50 Door size W 125 H 202 Hallway wardrobe W 205 H 243 D 50. Door size W 145 H 206

Retractable motorised awning repair (motor sticks and limits to reset)

$250

Williamstown VIC, Australia

17th Feb 2024

Have 2 cassette motorised awnings that need repair. One motor is frozen (just hums when activated) and the other needs Limits to be reset. At full extension the fabric continues to extend for another 100 mm. Have posted pictures of remote (front and back) and also the one that couldn’t retract. I’ve released the motor so can tie it up in the meantime.

Awning repair

$80

Point Cook VIC, Australia

13th Feb 2024

Left arm awning missing bolt and fix led light not working

Pull down/ Removal of verandah/pergola

$500

Sunshine West VIC, Australia

12th Feb 2024

Take down verandah/pergola

Reoair frame and replace glass awning window

$350

Footscray VIC, Australia

10th Feb 2024

Moving out from rental. Awning window broken bottom of awning frame is also rotten . Needs new glass option would be to fill in frame with glass and lose the awning completely. Size is approx 820 x 1400 - Due date: Before Friday, 16 February 2024

Rendering of walls

$350

Taylors Hill VIC, Australia

10th Feb 2024

Rendering of brick walls Needs to have own tools All matierials render tape exies angles and everything needed is supplyed

Render repair

$100

Altona Meadows VIC, Australia

10th Feb 2024

Not sure if possible of not but I need some rendering repaired. I damaged the render removing a concrete bench top. In the photos it shows the current damage, I expect that to continue to another meter or so when it’s removed. Please advise if possible or not with solutions I understand the price I have won’t be accurate, just using it as a starting point Thanks - Due date: Before Friday, 8 March 2024

Fix hole in drywall

$100

Werribee VIC 3030, Australia

9th Feb 2024

Fix a punch hole in a dry wall

Easy to communicate, punctual and excellent work. 👍🏻

Install 4x3m motorised awning

$300

Altona North VIC, Australia

8th Feb 2024

Looking for someone to install this awning at the back of my house You will likely need two people to put it up https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/394997708346 - Due date: Before Friday, 16 February 2024

Rendering house

$5

Sunshine West VIC 3020, Australia

1st Jan 2024

Need rendering for single story brick house that has been painted to be rendered. Will more than likely be full house render job with potentially more inside Offer is for quote only Job is in sunshine west - Due date: Before Friday, 12 January 2024

Rocked up on time and clear knowledge on the task required. Would recommend for any of your rendering needs

Paint drywall

$120

Point Cook VIC, Australia

28th Dec 2023

Need specific areas on wall painted in Total 4 areas. Paint available. - Due date: Before Sunday, 31 December 2023

Nice and clean work all around. 100% recommended.

Install Awning Motorised Outdoor Sunshade4X3M

$150

Taylors Hill VIC, Australia

12th Dec 2023

Install a retractable awning on a brick wall. Price negotiable - Due date: Flexible

Very convenient and reliable

Fix holes on drywall

$120

Point Cook VIC, Australia

6th Dec 2023

There are a bunch of small holes left on walls when I installed my fittings that need to be fixed. - Due date: Flexible

Very nice and friendly, and get things done quickly. Highly recommended

Handyman / tradesman with ladder needed to replace brick vent

$125

Caroline Springs VIC, Australia

26th Nov 2023

I have a vent from my second floor that has fallen off and needs replacing (unfortunately I can’t find the old vent). Some Indian Minor birds have started to make a home in the open vent, so I need it covered ASAP. I have sourced the vent from Bunnings so all you need do is bring an extension ladder and secure it to the fitting using a weather proof adhesive (perhaps PVC glue ?). It’s on the second floor so you’ll need an extension ladder. - Due date: Flexible

Thanks Umesh, good communication and completed as requested.

Install outdoor awnings

$100

Laverton VIC, Australia

20th Nov 2023

I need someone to install 2 outdoor awnings on a brick wall (I will provide the awnings myself - including the wall brackets). The size for the awning is 3M x 2.5M each. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 23 November 2023

Came on time and performed the task brilliantly. Thank you for your help!

Fix cracks in rendered wall

$100

Williams Landing VIC, Australia

16th Nov 2023

Need someone to fix three cracks on rendered wall. I have the render just need the labour. - Due date: Before Sunday, 26 November 2023

Duong did an excellent job

Handyman - remove awning & cut PVC pipe and plaster patch up

$120

Keilor Downs VIC, Australia

31st Oct 2023

Handyman for two jobs: - Removal of old external awning from 2nd storey window. - Cutting of protruding PVC pipe in garage ceiling, and plaster patch up. - Due date: Flexible

Marco arrived on time, and completed the job efficiently, and to perfection. I am beyond impressed! When you find a professional who takes pride in his work, DO NOT let him go. I’ll be engaging Marco for every need around my home, without hesitation :).

Sand textured render for our front fence.

$1,200

Altona Meadows VIC, Australia

26th Oct 2023

Need our front fence rendered with sand texture render. (Marble render or sand) - Due date: Flexible

Would not recommend. Mistakes were made by him and we had to pay for it. Terrible communication and just rude and entitled.

Rendering and Painting

$350

Werribee VIC 3030, Australia

16th Oct 2023

I am looking to render my front wall. It was already rendered but had a board installed. When the board was removed some of the rendering came off as well. It is almost 2 meters in height and similar in width - Due date: Flexible

Very professional and outstanding service provided. Happy with the service. Highly recommended.

Fix drywall

$150

Point Cook VIC, Australia

30th Sep 2023

Need a drywall crack fixed. Crack size 19cm width and 17cm height. Paint is available. - Due date: Before Wednesday, 4 October 2023

Punctual and good for eye detail.