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Matt N

Wyndham Vale VIC


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"Quick, professional and done to such a high standard. Would recommend to anyone needing their gardens tended to."

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Steve N

Aintree VIC


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"On time and good service ."

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"Brendan was efficient, got the job done quickly, was on time and very courteous. Would definitely use his services again. Thanks Brendan"

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Darren N

St Kilda VIC


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"Darren was fantastic, friendly, thorough, and went over and above to give advice about other things not related to the specific job. Expert advice, qu..."

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Ron W

Tooradin VIC


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"Ron thankyou so much. He was a gentleman to talk to and was so quick. I will definitely be asking for you to come back again. Thanks again."

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Eli R

Potts Point NSW


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"Amazing job 👏🏻👏🏻 Would definitely recommend Eli! Thanks for a great job :-) "

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Tony W

Kallangur QLD


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"Great job and good communication "

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Rudi M

Yarraville West VIC


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"Thanks Rudi - all the best!"

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"Mike is very professional, honest and reliable. He was always punctual, delivered what was asked, and was willing to help over and above that. Thanks Mike!"

Apartment maintenance


"Great work On time, pleasant, knowledgeable and reasonably priced. Thank you James"

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"George is a great Airtasker. On-time, reliable, thorough and willing. Excellent communication and feedback on tasks performed. Highly recommended and I will use again. "

Simple maintenance - Bondi beach area


"A friendly, dedicated and committed handyman that showed his best in all the tasks involved. Very happy to recommend and to request again for future tasks. "

General maintenance/repairs in a house


"Fantastic. Could not be happier. No hesitation in recommending."

A number of minor maintenance tasks


"Greg worked quickly and was professional, good communication and I would recommend him as I very happy to have a new shelf in my small kitchen :)"

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Why book general maintenance through Airtasker?

Nobody likes being behind on general maintenance tasks around the house or business, but it's easy to neglect. When your home or garden is starting to look shabby but you don't have the time or energy to deal with it, allow a general maintenance expert on Airtasker to get things done.

An expert can provide you with general maintenance services that range from simple tasks like sweeping your porch and other property maintenance, to more demanding jobs like priming and painting your walls. While the professionals get on with the seemingly menial tasks, you can focus your attention to more important matters.

You’ll find plenty of experienced general maintenance professionals on Airtasker. They’ll come with a whole range of tools and skills, ready to help out with your top priority jobs. Simply post your task, choose your maintenance worker, and book your maintenance for a time that suits you.

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Top General Maintenance related questions

What does general maintenance mean?

General maintenance services refer to the broad range of tasks that are involved in maintaining, cleaning, and repairing a space. Usually, these tasks won’t require high skill levels, but they will require a general knowledge of how things work and what tools are best for the job.

What are the duties and responsibilities of a maintenance worker?

Maintenance workers’ duties usually involve taking care of a set area. They’re responsible for cleaning and minor repairs, ensuring the space is well maintained.

What types of projects do general maintenance technicians work on?

Common projects for general maintenance workers are fixing wall/ceiling damage around a home or business, replacing tiles, replacing tap washers, cleaning and replacing filters on appliances, and removing built-up leaves and debris from roofing and gutters.

What skills do general maintenance technicians usually come with?

General maintenance requires a broad range of general skills and tools. They should be able to confidently handle a pressure washer, drill, hammer, screwdriver, paintbrush, sander, and saw.

Will my maintenance person bring their own tools and equipment?

While most maintenance technicians bring their own toolkit and general supplies, it’s best to check what equipment is needed for your job ahead of time. Consumables like paint, detergents, and nails may need to be supplied.

How much does it cost to hire a general maintenance worker?

General maintenance costs between $100-$260 for most jobs booked on Airtasker. But the price will depend on what you need to be done and how many hours it’ll take your maintenance technician.

Handyman Services

Attic Ladder Installation

BBQ Repair

Bed Repairs

Bistro Blind Installation & Repair

Blind Repairs & Installation

Blueboard Installation

Bunnings Shed Installation

Cafe Blinds Installation & Repair

Cat Door Installation

Ceiling Fan Repair

Cement Sheeting Installation

Chicken Coops

Chicken Runs

Clothesline Installation & Repair

Coffee Table Repair

Cornice Repair

Cot Repair

Curtain Rod Installation

Custom Mailboxes

Dining Chair Repair

Dog House Builder

Door Frame Installation

Door Installation

Door Knob Installation & Repair

Drone Recovery

Fireplace Installation & Repair

Fitness Equipment Installation

Flyscreen Installation & Repair

Garden Shed Installation & Repair

General Labour

Gyprock Installation & Repair

Hills Hoist Removal

Home Gym Repair

Home Maintenance

IKEA Benchtop Installation

Internal Door Installation

Jack of all Trades

Kaboodle Kitchen Installation

Kitchen Cupboard Repair

Kitchen Drawer Repair

Kitchen Sink Installation & Repair

Lattice Installation & Repair

Laundry Tub Installation

Lounge Repair

Mailbox Installation & Repair

MDF Installation

Mirror Repair

Office Chair Repair

Outdoor Blinds Installation & Repair

Patio Sliding Door Repair

Pet Door Installation

Plaster Repair

Privacy Screens

Recliner Repair

Roman Blinds Installation & Repair

Screen Door Hinge Repairs

Shower Screen Installation & Repair

Sign Hanging

Sink Installation & Repair

Sliding Door Repair

Sofa Bed Repairs


Table Lamp Repair

Table Tennis Table Repair

Trampoline Repair Service

Vanity Mirror Installation

Venetian Blind Repair & Installation

Villaboard Installation

Water Tank Installation & Repair

Weatherboard Repair

Window Frame Repair

Window Installation & Repair

Roller Shutter Blinds Repair and Installation

Sewing Machine Repair

Ring Doorbell Installation

Clock Repair

Tool Repair

Render Repair

Tent Repair

Treadmill Repair

Chainsaw Service & Repair

Shed Installation & Repair

Property Maintenance

Toilet Seat Fitting

Signage Installers

Pressure Washer Repair

MDF Cutting

Glass Cutting

Mirror Cutting

Ceiling Fan Installation

Chandelier Installation

What does a general maintenance service include?

General maintenance services cover a broad range of tasks. You might engage your handyman to work on a specific job or tick off a long list of maintenance tasks around your home, yard, or workplace. 

Here are some of the most common general maintenance tasks and what you can expect:

Home maintenance

Your maintenance worker can help do minor repairs and deep cleaning jobs around your home. This includes replacing filters and other small parts that wear out over time, repairing tiles, patching up holes, filling cracks, touching up paint, unclogging drains, washing windows, pressure washing walls, cleaning vents, and so much more. Your general maintenance expert will bring their equipment or use what’s available at your home, working through tasks in order of priority.

Commercial building maintenance

Site maintenance workers are often employed temporarily or on an ongoing basis to keep commercial buildings in good repair. Their duties and responsibilities can include maintaining car parking areas, cleaning roofing and gutters, retouching paint, cleaning internal glass walls and doors, and keeping the garden area neat and tidy.

Outdoor and garden maintenance

Most maintenance jobs include a mixture of landscaping, gardening, and handyman work around the yard. If you have a deck or patio, your maintenance technician can re-seal it, along with other wooden fixtures like fences and railings. They can clear pathways, mulch garden beds, remove weeds, and compost garden waste. They’ll even wash bins using water, soap, and a scrubbing brush.

Car and bike maintenance

While it’s not a typical maintenance worker duty, many are skilled in maintaining specific equipment. This includes cars, bikes, and even mowers. Unless they’re a qualified mechanic, maintenance tasks will generally be limited to cleaning, pumping tires, bike hanging, plus changing the oil and other minor parts.

Recent General Maintenance tasks

Trade Qualified Carpenter/Maintenance Handyman


Ormeau QLD, Australia

16th Jun 2021

ℹ️ ︎This is a private task. The tasker will review your booking request and confirm their availability. 📦 PRICE PACKAGE: Complete Wall Patch & Paint Repair ($500) - Patch repair damaged gyprock (max 2 patches per wall). - Paint damaged wall to blend patches like new. *(Price doesn't include purchase of wall paint if not supplied upon arrival) 📅 AVAILABILITY: Availability varies, will work with you to find a time that suits. 📝 DESCRIPTION: Homecare Construction & Maintenance provides a wide range of professional, licenced and insured carpentry and alternative building services from Brisbane to Tweed and Bayside to Ipswich. Reliable and friendly tradeHomecare Construction & Maintenance provides a wide range of professional, licenced and insured carpentry and alternative building services from Brisbane to Tweed and Bayside to Ipswich. Reliable and friendly tradesman with 15 years in the construction industry, particularly insurance work so you can guarantee the job will be done well and to the building code when built by Homecare. sman with 15 years in the construction industry, particularly insurance work so you can guarantee the job will be done well and to the building code when built by Homecare. ✉️️ MESSAGE TO TASKER: Hi I need some holes in a wall fixed and a towel rack reattached in the bathroom. Cheers Val – View all the details of this listing: https://www.airtasker.com/listings/trade-qualified-carpenter-maintenance-handyman-10405/5v4v3h9o0eKqwk2epCoVUf

Bathroom Maintenance


South Yarra VIC, Australia

16th Jun 2021

I have some small maintenance jobs for the bathroom: Replace leaking shower head. Toilet flush gets stuck. Replace toilet roll holder. Secure bathroom tap.

Bike maintenance and service


Mansfield QLD, Australia

15th Jun 2021

Bought preowned bike, would like bike maintenance and service before riding.

Maintainance works in Boronia


Wantirna South VIC 3152, Australia

29th May 2021

1. Replace ducted heating floor boot 2. Replace Return vent 3. Fix using a bracket / Replace wooden beam on pergola

Really happy with the work performed. Highly recommended :)

Some home maintenance & moving furniture


Beaumont SA, Australia

9th May 2021

I have some handyman jobs including repairing door seals, cleaning and replacing ceiling (oyster) lights, moving furniture upstairs to sell/remove. Some pictures to put up. Probably a 1/2 day of work. I can’t put a fixed price on it as I need to walk through it with the handyman. Could be done over a couple of sessions and happy to negotiate price once you’ve assessed.

Jhan was lovely to work with and very capable to work in his own. I have no hesitation in using Jhan again and would highly recommend him for others. Lydia

Patch holes and light maintenance


Kirwan QLD 4817, Australia

4th May 2021

Got a few minor holes that need patching as well as some scratch marks that need to be covered

Very well done, more than perfect job and fantastic bloke all round, cheers!

I need garden pond maintenance


Burnside SA 5066, Australia

4th May 2021

Hi, We need a pond repair service for our leaking fish pond, the pond is around 3 square meters and 30 cm deeps. The location is in Stonyfell SA 5066

Thanks for the professional and efficient work! We definitely would like to use the service again.

Garden maintenance


Narangba QLD 4504, Australia

16th Jun 2021

Need a stump removed couple of trees cut out. Some trees trimmed.

2 day patch and paint maintenance repairs


Ormeau QLD, Australia

16th Jun 2021

ℹ️ ︎This is a private task. The tasker will review your booking request and confirm their availability. 📦 PRICE PACKAGE: patching plaster gyprock maintience repairs ($165) 2 day process pending size of repair.[ day 1 ]patching/repair holes in wall with gyprock/plaster topping compound. Day 2.... check patch work if needing another top coat/EG BIGGER the hole sand and paint to match..... 📅 AVAILABILITY: Hi there everybody im available 7 DAYS a wk monday to friday 6am-4pm saturdays 6am 12pm sundays quoting and booking jobs emergency repairs on sundays may incur a $50.00 call out fee pending distance to travel .... thanks from.... Morgans Professional Painters 📝 DESCRIPTION: 2 day process pending size of repair.[ day 1 ]patching/repair holes in wall with gyprock/plaster topping compound. Day 2.... check patch work if needing another top coat/EG BIGGER the hole sand and paint to match..... ✉️️ MESSAGE TO TASKER: Hi Rick I need some holes patched in our garage and bathroom. Val – View all the details of this listing: https://www.airtasker.com/listings/2-day-patch-and-paint-maintenance-repairs-66932/6pPVF4wJjlmMtoPsqUHdu2

All appliance Repair and electrical maintenance


Melbourne VIC, Australia

11th Jun 2021

ℹ️ ︎This is a private task. The tasker will review your booking request and confirm their availability. 📦 PRICE PACKAGE: callout and diagnose ($70) callout $70 includes labour on replacement parts 📅 AVAILABILITY: Mon - Sat 7.30am til 5pm after hours callout $90 📝 DESCRIPTION: appliance repair all makes and models very reasonable rates and reliable service also qualified electrician so will diagnose and repair lights, fans and powerpoints. ✉️️ MESSAGE TO TASKER: Hi Steve, Would you be able to have a look at my drainage pump motor? I want to try if it can be fixed and how much it cost and see whether I should buy a new one. Is it possible if I bring it to you if u r too busy so you can have a look. At the moment my sink is leaking and we cannot use it so I want to fix it asap. Please let me know. – View all the details of this listing: https://www.airtasker.com/listings/all-appliance-repair-and-electrical-maintenance-69961/3ALzqMPf8HyqRdmE3L5Piv

Great service ! Thank you Steve

Doors on hinges, other maintenance, fix taps


Newstead QLD, Australia

28th May 2021

Need a few small things done around the house including Put sliding doors back on hinges x 2 Repair one sliding door on hinge x 2 Repair laundry taps Repair leak in kitchen tap Repair leaking toilet, the internal part where the toilet fills is broken so it leaks water constantly into the bowl. Some photos attached and open to quotes or hourly rate. Would like this completed ASAP, this weekend would be great.

Amazing service, very quick, efficient and friendly. Did a few extra things around the house which was great.

Trees Trimmed / Garden Maintenance


Brassall QLD, Australia

6th May 2021

Approx 24 trees down the side of property need trimming, and all tree clippings and branches need to be tidied and taken away to the dump. Some need approx 2 foot taken off the top or a bit more. Others don’t need as much. You would be best to have a hedge trimmer, ladder if needed, rake, etc. And a Ute/trailer. Flexible with dates. Let me know when you’re free. Thanks!

Thanks so much for a great job! 😊

General garden maintenance


Belmont QLD, Australia

4th May 2021

3 small trees cut down to the ground and removed. Then general backyard tidy and removal ...dead Palm fronds etc.

Awesome job Peter 👍

Change lightbulbs, fix toilet and removal of Items


St Clair NSW 2759, Australia

16th Jun 2021

Hello, fairly easy handyman work, handyman would need to source supplies •change lights in the main room, second room and entry •The toilet roll holder needs securing •The toilet is not working properly and needs new Valve as its making lots of noise when flushing • Items in the shed that need to be removed (can take and sell on gumtree)

Fence maintenance , replace a timber fence


Croydon VIC, Australia

16th Jun 2021

Old fence is down need a new fence to be done

Small one man handyman and maintenance


Westmead NSW, Australia

15th Jun 2021

ℹ️ ︎This is a private task. The tasker will review your booking request and confirm their availability. 📦 PRICE PACKAGE: I HAVE ALL THE RIGHT TOOL'S ($40) I offer excellent service. Follow thru on what i say. Registered business have all the right tools. My name is Glenn and would love your business 📅 AVAILABILITY: Monday morning job Tuesday job Free Wednesday 📝 DESCRIPTION: Any sort of small handyman/maintenance work. Gutters door locks bit of gardening general handyman jobs. I have all my tools. My business is a registered business with ABN ✉️️ MESSAGE TO TASKER: Hi Glenn I only need 4 pieces of these wood cut out. Please let me know if it can be done and how much would they cost. I can pick them up if necessary. Thanks. – View all the details of this listing: https://www.airtasker.com/listings/small-one-man-handyman-and-maintenance-19466/2MfUGyM8oFnKTloc0WGFcG

Garden maintenance - removal


Altona VIC 3018, Australia

11th Jun 2021

Need someone to cut two small trees as low as possible and remove the left overs. Including one small plants seen in the photo.

Quick and easy. Happy with the job.

Hot water system maintenance


Chapel Hill QLD 4069, Australia

27th May 2021

We have solar hot water system which needs maintain. The hot water is getting less hot than before.

Good plumber

Need roof repair and maintenace


Eastwood NSW, Australia

5th May 2021

We need our roof repaired, there are some crack tiles. Repointing of the ridges. Gutter clean. Its a two storey duplex with concrete tiles. The lead sheet got some cracks so needs to be sealed.

did a great job and good to work with

Install Windows fittings, home maintenance


Forest Lake QLD 4078, Australia

4th May 2021

5 x rollerblinds, curtain rod, door weather shield, repair wall holes,( materials supplied) Attach bedhead to ensemble base.

Best home handyman. Very efficient service. Great job and works hard.