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Recent Handyman reviews in Melbourne

"Final job was very good, he was happy to fix up some problems promptly to make sure the job was done well and I was happy. "

Gate framed in fence

$500

"Great job! Punctual and efficient. "

Hanging art work

$300

"Quick, efficient and reliable. Thanks Sam will be engaging you again for future needs. "

Mount Dryer

$100

"Roger is fantastic!"

Fix trellis above window

$100

"Great quick and friendly "

Hang Christmas wreath

$110

"Hole in wall fixed like new, prompt and communicated very well"

Plastering hole

$150

What's the average cost of a handyman in Melbourne

$100 - $240

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$100

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$150

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$240

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Average reviews for Handyman Services in Melbourne

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Handyman Services

Attic Ladder Installation

BBQ Repair

Bed Repairs

Bistro Blind Installation

Blind Repairs

Blueboard Installation

Cafe Blinds Installation

Cat Door Installation

Ceiling Fan Repair

Cement Sheeting Installation

Chicken Coops

Clothesline Installation

Coffee Table Repair

Cornice Repair

Curtain Rod Installation

Dining Chair Repair

Door Frame Installation

Door Installation

Door Knob Installation

Drone Recovery

Fireplace Installation

Fitness Equipment Installation

Flyscreen Installation

Garden Shed Installation & Repair

General Labour

General Maintenance

Gyprock Installation

Hills Hoist Removal

Home Maintenance

IKEA Benchtop Installation

Internal Door Installation

Jack of all Trades

Kaboodle Kitchen Installation

Kitchen Cupboard Repair

Kitchen Drawer Repair

Kitchen Sink Installation

Lattice Installation

Lounge Repair

Mailbox Installation

MDF Installation

Mirror Repair

Office Chair Repair

Outdoor Blinds Installation

Pet Door Installation

Privacy Screens

Recliner Repair

Roman Blinds Installation

Shower Screen Installation

Sign Hanging

Sink Installation

Sliding Door Repair

Sofa Bed Repairs

Soundproofing

Table Lamp Repair

Trampoline Repair Service

Vanity Mirror Installation

Venetian Blind Repair

Villaboard Installation

Water Tank Installation & Repair

Weatherboard Repair

Window Frame Repair

Window Repair

Roller Shutter Blinds Repair & Installation

Ring Doorbell Installation

Clock Repair

Tool Repair

Render Repair

Tent Repair

Treadmill Repair

Property Maintenance

Letterbox Replacement

Toilet Seat Fitting

Awning Repair

Pressure Washer Repair

Mirror Cutting

Ceiling Fan Installation

Chandelier Installation

Wooden Blind Fitter

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 Melbourne

Multiple tasks

$1,500

Parkville VIC 3052, Australia

26th Jun 2022

Looking for help with the following: - removing cornices - painting ceiling - painting walls - mounting TV - replacing skirting - replacing doors - changing flooring Do reach out if you have the expertise for any of the above tasks!

Repair timber door

$300

North Melbourne VIC, Australia

26th Jun 2022

Repair timber door. I'm told that a fuller may be required for this job. - Due date: Before Wednesday, 29 June 2022

Super fast response to ad and available quickly. Friendly and courteous. Overall very happy with the result. Job completed less than 24 hours after posting!

Cut & mount a shower rail

$100

Southbank VIC, Australia

26th Jun 2022

Have a circular shower and a flexible aluminium shower rail that I need snipped down to size and mounted (drilled) - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 26 June 2022

Quickly responded and clarified the job. Turned up promptly, completed jt and cleaned up nicely afterwards. Just put his head down and got to work. The perfect person when you want a job done quickly and efficiently.

Hang one picture

$30

Southbank VIC, Australia

24th Jun 2022

I need a large picture hung securely in my wall - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 24 June 2022

Very efficient thanks so much!

Plaster and paint the wall

$80

South Yarra VIC, Australia

23rd Jun 2022

I need someone to fix the hole on the wall and remove the glue on the wall, I got the black paint Full wall is 2.4m x 0.65m The area needs to be fixed is 2 stripes around 22mm long each - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 26 June 2022 ( flexible!)

Easy communication and job done fast

Drill 7 large holes in doors for door handles

$100

Toorak VIC, Australia

23rd Jun 2022

I have 7 internal doors that need new lever door handles. I will provide the handles. The doors already have old handles and a small hole. I need a larger hole drilled into each door and I don’t have the equipment to do it. The new holes need to accomodate standard sized new door handles. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 24 June 2022

Tom was fantastic, I highly recommend him. He was friendly, knowledgeable, helpful and efficient. He did such a good job, I’m thrilled :)

Handyman painting and door knob installation

$150

Northcote VIC, Australia

26th Jun 2022

1. Quick job, but too high for me. Nail back in the grey wooden strips and repaint them. Cream not required to paint, just the grey. Paint supplied. Located 3+m off ground level so requires tall ladder. 2. Instal internal door knob. Requires chiselling. Must be available to complete either Friday 1st or Saturday 2nd July.

Fix water leak under kitchen sink

$70

Port Melbourne VIC, Australia

26th Jun 2022

Fix leaking water underneath the kitchen sink please see attached video - Due date: Before Tuesday, 28 June 2022

Hang 2x large framed canvases

$50

Elwood VIC, Australia

25th Jun 2022

I am needing two framed art works hung on the wall. They are 70x100 and framed so need screws that will hold some weight. Need to have a drill and materials to be able to complete job.

Efficient and knowledgeable. Had all the equipment and hung my art with ease. Would definitely recommend and use again!

Hang 3 A3 paintings

$65

North Ward VIC, Australia

24th Jun 2022

Hang 3 A3 paintings in the wall - Due date: Before Friday, 24 June 2022

He was great, on time and did an excellent job

Roller blind repair

$200

Richmond VIC 3121, Australia

23rd Jun 2022

Large roller blind is coming away from wall and one blind draw cord has come out from housing. Looking to remount blind into wall and repair cord. The wall is brick.

Fast, efficient, excellent service. Highly recommend

Set Up Basketball Ring

$100

Collingwood VIC, Australia

23rd Jun 2022

Need someone to set up basketball ring outside work office as well as a metal mailbox. Needs to have a drill that can drill into brick (Hammer Drill). Will also require bolts and masonry anchors to drill into wall for said ring. We will cover the cost of bolts. - Due date: Flexible

Job well done! Thanks so much for coming in and great communication throughout even when I wasn’t able to be there myself.

Install 2 small mirror cabinets on tiled wall.

$300

Essendon VIC 3040, Australia

26th Jun 2022

We want to install 2 of these small shaving cabinets to our tiled bathroom wall.

Fix a creaky door

$100

Port Melbourne VIC 3207, Australia

26th Jun 2022

We’ve got a front door that needs resetting. It creaks and is difficult to close. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 29 June 2022

Review internal door space and then hang door

$100

Northcote VIC 3070, Australia

26th Jun 2022

I need someone to review the space that the door will go and tell me what I need to buy. Then I need someone to install the door. - Due date: Flexible

Help set up an event frame

$130

Moonee Ponds VIC, Australia

25th Jun 2022

Hi! We need help putting up an event frame that looks like a house! Will need help unpacking truck and installing frame and decorations. This job is for two hours from 5-7pm The airtasker must have a tall ladder and a electric drill set. Thanks! - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 26 June 2022

Amazing! Thanks so much you were such a big help!

Replace Door Handles for Privacy Sets & Hinge

$150

Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia

24th Jun 2022

Need help to replace the following: - 2x passage sliding cavity door set for privacy set (going for a black privacy set) - 1x privacy lever for another (going black) - 1x door hinge (bottom hinge is missing middle washer so I've got a new one to put in place) I have all the hardware ready to go. See photos. Just need someone with the skillset and tools.

Brendan was amazing in helping me with the task! Will highly recommend.

Glass sliding door repaired so it slides smoothly

$120

St Kilda VIC 3182, Australia

23rd Jun 2022

We have a glass sliding needs some work to make it slide smoothly, possibly new ball bearings, lubrication etc... - Due date: Before Thursday, 30 June 2022

Flexible and courteous.

Install cupboard handle

$50

Richmond VIC, Australia

22nd Jun 2022

Install new cupboard handle may need to drill new holes or adjust existing to align both - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 22 June 2022

So professional and did a beautiful job, Thankyou Thomas!