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Henning B

Rockdale NSW 2216, Australia


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"He was professional, polite, did an amazing job, was quick, and completed the task perfectly. Would definitely recommend him for any curtain / blind w..."

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Ashley M

Point Cook VIC, Australia


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"Amazing, thanks for doing an outstanding job "

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Andrea S

Bentleigh VIC 3204, Australia


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"She was very persistent , very professional, completed our house locks very successfully. She is very trustworthy and the most beautiful person I’ve m..."

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Jaspreet S

Toongabbie NSW 2146, Australia


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"Good work cheers "

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David R

Terrigal NSW, Australia


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"On time, good communication, and very friendly! Would recommend every time. Thanks Dave :) "

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Igor D

Brisbane QLD, Australia


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"Got the job done and fast. Very happy with the result."

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Anthony M

Cheltenham VIC 3192, Australia


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"Great work. Rocked up when he said he did and got the job done quick smart! "

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Bruno V

Coombabah QLD 4216, Australia


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"Bruno did an excellent job. He installed a 12volt pump and tap in our caravan and a usb port. It took a lot longer than was expected but I couldn't ha..."

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Recent Handyman reviews

"Great job and Hussein troubleshooted a lot of unexpected issues. Thanks again for getting this done for us."

Mount shelving unit and tv


"Adam turned up on time and completed the job to our satisfaction."

Roof repair on 2 storey house


"Good job completed."

Hole in Door Repair


"5 stars all the way. Nataly is an intelligent, capable trades person. I was impressed with her details and the loving care shown towards the task. Highly recommended. "

Repair table top


"Absolute Champion. Hardworking, humble, funny, above and beyond, experienced, friendly, dedicated, honest, easy to get along with. Matt was has such an amazing attention to detail it is hard to find these days. He was punctual , awesome and superb. Would recommend him to anyone having a challenging job. Thanks Matt for your time today. Enjoy the curry and beers :)"

Hang a VANITY CABINET and Tap installation


"David did a top job and when it out of his way to make sure the job got done. Thank you for your help."

Fix leaking roof on truck waterproofing


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Why book a handyman through Airtasker?

When you don’t have the time, tools, or know-how to do those niggling home DIY tasks, book a handyman near you. They’ll cross tasks off your to-do list for you, no matter how big or small.

The easiest way to get the handyman help you need is on Airtasker. We’ve got all the best tradies and skilled people who can help with home repair services, installations, even help build your flatpack furniture. Simply post a job and within minutes you’ll get quotes from tradesmen and local handymen near you.

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Top Handyman related questions

What skills does a handyman have?

A handyman may have one or two specialist skills - like bricklaying or plumbing - or they might offer general handyman services. So clearly explain the task you need done and you’ll get quotes from tradesmen with the right skills for your task.

What are some handyman services?

You might book a handyman to help with jobs like picture hanging, furniture assembly, plumbing repair, bricklaying, or even painting and decorating. By booking a handyman near you, they’ll be able to quickly and easily get to your property and complete your task.

What the difference between a handyman and a contractor?

Handymen tend to be skilled workmen that can help with a range of home services. A contractor, on the other hand, is someone who’s licenced and skilled in one particular profession, like a plumber or electrician.

What electrical work can a handyman do?

With electrical work, general handyman services can extend to replacing light bulbs and, in some cases, helping with electric fan repair. Jobs like installing switches or rewiring should be left to licensed electricians.

How do I find a good handyman?

Posting a job on Airtasker is the best way to find a handyman near you. Our transparent review system helps you book a local handyman with the right right tools and experience to complete your task to a high standard.

How much does a handyman cost?

The average cost of handyman services in Australia is $80-$210. Handyman quotes depend on the complexity of the task, time required, any specialist tools, and whether the handyman is near you or has to travel to reach the job.

What do handyman services include?

Handymen can tackle a wide range of indoor and outdoor home DIY tasks. Here’s some tasks you might ask a handyman near you to pop round and help with:

General handyman services

Got a list as long as your arm of odd jobs that need completing? Hire general labour handymen to get several things done at once. They can help with pulling up carpet, hanging doors, fixing broken appliances, 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 $). For example, they can help with 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. Your handyman 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.    

 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 handyman to fit your furnishings securely and make sure they’re level. Most handmen 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.

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Wall mount dryer


Coogee NSW, Australia

9th Jun 2019

Wall mount dryer into concrete wall. Must have experience mounting into concrete and appropriate tools/ drill bit.

I need gyprock installation & repair


Figtree NSW, Australia

9th Jun 2019

Approximately 105sqm I need supply and fit or I will supply the ceiling and material I am changing the workshop into a show room hints why I need a false ceiling I have attached the current ceiling and the other photo is what I want Ignore my offer as you will need to see the job first

Install open shelves for butlers pantry.


Oran Park NSW 2570, Australia

9th Jun 2019

Just need open shelving for our pantry. Can supply material! At the moment it’s a space for a second fridge, but I don’t need it. I need more shelving. There’s the main fridge pipes and such behind that wall to the left. So not sure what or where things are for drilling purposes. Would be handy to have the stud detector etc.....

Labourer at Westfield


Belconnen ACT 2617, Australia

9th Jun 2019

Can you still help mate? Would love if you can

Great help! Knows what's going, would definitely hire again!

Door needs planing


Crows Nest NSW, Australia

8th Jun 2019

I have a wooden bifold door that the main swinging door has become tight and needs removal and planing on the bottom

Fast and easy

Mains plugs fitted


Paddington NSW, Australia

8th Jun 2019

I have approximately 40 electrical appliances with UK plugs which need changing to Australian mains plugs. You will need to supply the plugs (Bunnings sell them for approx $3.50 and these need to be included in the quote)

Great job. On time and delightful to have work in my home. Highly recommended

Electrical Blank Wall Plate


Carrara QLD, Australia

8th Jun 2019

Is there a way I can put this on here? Someone in IT told me I could so I purchased one however not sure how it goes on? I have x2 of these at my house (see pictures)

Thank you for installing the electrical plate at such short notice! Job was done perfectly 🙂

Apply wall paper onto two walls


Harrington Park NSW, Australia

9th Jun 2019

Need a skilled painter / decorator with experience in applying wall paper Wall one is 3.5 by 2.5 Wall two 1m x 3

I need TV wall mounting


Menai NSW, Australia

9th Jun 2019

Mount bracket and TV (brand new)

Attach bike rack to brick wall


Richmond VIC, Australia

9th Jun 2019

Attach bike rack onto brick wall

Finished the job within an hour of posting

Fix a fireplace door handle by Welding


Varroville NSW 2566, Australia

8th Jun 2019

Hi taskers, i have a small job for a welder which involves welding a bolt back to the handle. Shouldnt take very long maybe 10minutes max. If anyone is doing any welding in south western sydney today let me know and i can either bring the door to you to fix or you can bring your tools here..

Absolute champion did a great job.. very prompt and professional..Thank you Bob

Wall mount TV


Elizabeth Bay NSW, Australia

8th Jun 2019

Hi , I need someone with experience that can wall mount my new Sony Bravia 55” TV in the bedroom. I don’t have any tools (only tv and wall mount) so pls bring stud finder, drill+bits. Thank you

Quick, professional and on time! Totally recommend!

Sofa Bed Springs - Fixing


Northcote VIC, Australia

8th Jun 2019

We need someone to fix two springs that have come out of their place. We are based in Northcote.

Remy was very helpful and arrived to fix our job within an hour! Thanks Remy!

Plaster and Setting


Camp Hill, Queensland, Australia

9th Jun 2019

Supply, install and set plasterboard on walls and ceiling. Will be removing all asbestos and wall between dining and kitchen.

New Garden shed assembly


Caulfield South VIC, Australia

9th Jun 2019

Looking for quote to assemble a “Easy Shed” 4 x 2.7 metres Garden Shed. FLAT PACK. Pitched roof. Double doors. Please only quote if you’ve assembled these before.

Relocation of garden shed


Everton Park QLD 4053, Australia

9th Jun 2019

Needing to relocate approx 3x2m garden shed. Need to pave an area plus then unbolt and move exhisting garden shed

Fix a wall heater to the wall


Paddington NSW 2021, Australia

9th Jun 2019

So I tried doing it myself and ended up shredding the screws and I can’t get the bracket out Bring pliers , wall plugs and screws please. It was meant to be a simple diy heater install......

Wow awesome a+ highly recommend

Wall mount tv


Lethbridge Park NSW, Australia

8th Jun 2019

Need tvs mounted in 2 different rooms , have all the products to do it

Very neat and tidy

Blind and curtain rail installed


Eastlakes NSW, Australia

8th Jun 2019

Job comprises a number of tasks: 1. Remove one set of office blinds 2. Instal one 180mm blind (for window) hanging from popcorn ceiling (cement walls) 3. Instal one 90mm blind (for door) hanging from popcorn ceiling (cement walls) 4. Put up curtain rail hanging from popcorn wall/ceiling (cement walls) 5. Remove a couple of screws from door and door frame 6. Dispose of office blinds & an old long ~2.5m metal curtain rail Jobs all focus on one area which has popcorn ceiling and cement walls, see pictures below.

Always helpful, great job and gives clear guidances and asks the right questions to help. Used Stephen before and will use again.

Assist with laying Gyprock


Banora Point NSW 2486, Australia

8th Jun 2019

assist with putting up one room of gyprock sheeting

Absolute tradesman, totally exceeded with our expectations, would thoroughly recommend 150% - Marinko is an absolute gentleman who went above and beyond! Will definitely use again. thank you so much Marinko

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