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Recent Handyman reviews in Hobart

"Highly recommended"

Removal of a tree and some general maintenance

$100

"Great job, friendly, and excellent chicken wrangler! Thanks. "

Garden enclosure tidy and netting repair

$150

"perfect job done so quickly and easily "

I need plaster repair

$75

"Sam was very good! Thanks for coming :)"

Handyman needed for regular work

$100

"Fast and friendly "

Hang White Board

$50

"Thanks Dom! "

Fix roof and windows chook house

$245

What's the average cost of a handyman in Hobart

$60 - $160

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$60

median

$100

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$160

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Average reviews for Handyman Services in Hobart

based on 198 reviews

4.89

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What do handyman services include?

Handymen 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 round 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 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 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.    

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 Hobart

Hammer a door frame and a window frames in place

$400

Sandy Bay TAS, Australia

30th Jun 2022

Damaged interior door frame and window frame - Due date: Flexible

Fix an electric wire

$100

Rosny TAS, Australia

28th Jun 2022

I have an electric board that needs to be connected. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 29 June 2022

Gate latch

$60

Oakdowns TAS 7019, Australia

13th Jun 2022

Gate latch needs to moved approx 2-3 inches higher on my gate. Flexible on date and time

Andrew was on time did a great job and was very quick. Would recommend

Install small dog door

$70

Lindisfarne TAS 7015, Australia

3rd May 2022

Instal small Dog door in solid wood back door of house. Need wood cutting tools for solid wood door to cut hole in it for dog door. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 12 May 2022

Brilliant job installing our dog door, efficient, quick and easy to communicate with. Will use again and would recommended.

Fix mirror to wall

$60

Bellerive TAS, Australia

5th Apr 2022

I need someone to attach a framed wooden mirror to the studs of a plaster wall with a drill. The job will need to be completed this week. - Due date: Before Saturday, 9 April 2022

Amazing. Prompt. Couldn't recommend more.

Hang external door with biometric lock

$200

West Moonah TAS 7009, Australia

3rd Mar 2022

I would like a new front door to be fitted and hung with the hinges and a biometric lock. The door will need varnishing but I can do that on my own.

Fantastic service. Very knowledgeable and professional. Went above what I expected. Highly recommended Jed. 👌

Plastering work

$10

Mount Nelson TAS 7007, Australia

30th Jun 2022

We are looking to get our house on the market and need some ceiling repairs.  One job is a 30cm by 30cm approx damage caused by someone stepping between two joists and putting their leg through the ceiling.  The second is an area where a leak left the ceiling damaged - area is approximately 1.8 metres by 1 metre.  We’ve also got some other patches e.g. where door handles have contacted walls but can discuss cost for that once main two jobs are done.  Looking to have the job completed as soon as possible. - Due date: Before Monday, 4 July 2022

Mount / hang TV

$100

Montrose TAS, Australia

27th Jun 2022

In need of assistance with mounting TV onto wall above old fireplace/mantle - Due date: Before Friday, 1 July 2022

Install a small foldable clothesline

$45

Dynnyrne TAS 7005, Australia

10th Jun 2022

Install a small foldable clothesline on a brickwall. You must have the tools needed.. Please message your availability.

Timely and efficient

Transportation of Bolts

$350

Hobart TAS, Australia

22nd Apr 2022

Transportation required from Hobart nuts and bolts to St Helens.

Highly Recommended!

Install 6 curtain rods- attach to wooden window frame

$75

Claremont TAS, Australia

4th Apr 2022

I have purchased 6x Caprice stamford curtain rails which eed installing in my living room and 2x bedrooms. This is the model. https://www.spotlightstores.com/curtains-blinds/curtain-poles-tracks-fixtures/curtain-poles/caprice-stamford-globe-expandable-curtain-rod/BP80144708001-black - Due date: Before Thursday, 7 April 2022

Great work, timely and efficient. Thank you!

Fix slow leak under kitchen sink ( brown water)

$100

Lindisfarne TAS 7015, Australia

9th Feb 2022

Brown water leaking on the floor of my kitchen , underneath my kitchen sink . Not a lot of water though, just a little - Due date: Flexible

The only good thing was punctuality, he was on time. He came to fix a slow leak, had a look to the leak and tightened a screw as he said he thought the leak was from there. Told us he would come to have another look if there was still a leak as it is a slow leak so its hard to detect. He then told me to release the payment for him and due to all the good reviews he has on here I trusted him and released the payment. A day after and we found there was still a leak so I contacted him again. Said would come on Sunday but I had something on so I rescheduled to Monday and he said it was fine. On Monday I contacted him asking what time would he come and DID NOT get a reply. I sent him a few messages after that asking if he is busy and tell him I could find someone else to help me if he cant. Still no reply ! It has been 5 days and Ive still not heard back from him. My experience with airtasker has been so negative !

Handyman jobs

$200

North Hobart TAS, Australia

30th Jun 2022

Fridge door needing rehanging from opening right to left to left to right Tv cords and bedroom cords encased and recessed, Front door seal installed (already purchased) Light fitting installed Approx 1 Ute load of garden and hard rubbish removed including tips fees - Due date: Before Wednesday, 29 June 2022

Hang a sliding door

$150

Risdon Vale TAS 7016, Australia

28th Jun 2022

I have a cavity slider that currently has a screen door hung. I need a solid door to replace it - Due date: Flexible

Door planing

$150

Midway Point TAS, Australia

16th Jun 2022

I need three bedroom doors removed (by removing the door pins), the bottoms planed back, and then rehung due to thickness of the new carpet we’ve had installed.

Professional reliable service, terrific person, highly recommended !

Assemble 3x3 garden shed

$200

Austins Ferry TAS, Australia

20th May 2022

Put together garden shed . - Due date: Flexible

Mathew was awesome could recommend him for any task an absolute pleasure

Fix the shoe cabinet to the wall and install the rack on the wall

$150

Kingston TAS 7050, Australia

9th Apr 2022

I bought a shoe cabinet and shelving from IKEA, but I'm not sure if my wall can fit these kinds of things, I need to attach them to the wall , BTW I assembled them already. - Due date: Flexible

He is very nice and very patient to explains how the whole thing is gonna work as my English isn’t very good. He also went out to buntings to get the specific screwer for me. Thanks for that

Install a cat flap

$90

Claremont TAS, Australia

4th Apr 2022

Install a cat flap (we have it here) into the wooden back door. This is the product: https://www.catch.com.au/product/pets-n-pals-4-way-locking-pet-flap-door-10433344/?offer_id=45556154&ref=gmc&gclid=CjwKCAjwrqqSBhBbEiwAlQeqGvGPsXYvhob7jBsIh5SBkg193121MpYdTENdOZBh1Crm9Z24LUNw1xoCqJsQAvD_BwE - Due date: Before Thursday, 7 April 2022

Fantastic work thank you