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Mo J

Harrow on the Hill England


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West Ham England


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"Didn’t turn up for the task after happily agreeing to a time. I sent many messages but he ignored them. Didn’t have the decency to cancel and apologis..."

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"Great job , very pleased with Jared . Professional and punctual! "

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Mill End England


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Kieron B

West Ham England


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"Brilliant job, measured everything perfectly and had no issues. Will definitely use again"

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"Super professional, communicative, and helpful. The work looks great and Conor even gave me some advice for other work. Highly recommend, would work w..."

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Recent Carpentry reviews

"Great work from Henrik. Efficient and friendly. Would recommend. "

Shed building


"Thanks for your help Julius, excellent job! "

Help me build some furniture


"Excellent Service."

Bookcase Assembly


"Great job, completed on time, many thanks!"

Dishwasher installation


"Excellent communication, great job, really happy and could not recommend Ahmed highly enough. Thanks again :)"

Wardrobe Carpentry


"Excellent service"

Shed assembly


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Why book a local carpenter through Airtasker?

Carpentry plays a massive part in our lives. From the chairs we sit on to the homes we live in, so much of what we interact with has gone through the hands of a carpenter at one point.

Carpenters can help with projects of all sizes. If you’re building an extension or adding a carport to your home, an experienced carpenter can create a frame that’s built to last and meets all council regulations.

On the other hand, if you’re looking at the finer details of your home, a carpenter can be of great assistance too. From small detailing like replacing skirting boards to refurbishing your dining table and chairs, hiring a skilled labourer can make all the difference.

With Airtasker, you can quickly and easily find the best carpenter for your job. Simply tell us what you’re looking for, where you’re based and what your budget is, and we’ll connect you with the people with the most relevant carpentry skills in your area. You can then browse profiles, read reviews and get in touch with your favourite craftsman to get your project underway!

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Top Carpentry related questions

What are some common carpentry tasks?

Carpenters work with wood in all manner of ways. From timber framing for a house or carport to the finishing touches on furniture, carpenters are hired for jobs large and small.

What qualifications should a carpenter have?

In Australia, certified carpenters will have normally completed a Certificate III (or above) in Carpentry and Joinery, or a similar course through TAFE, and an apprenticeship. You may find that older carpenters learned their skills through a traineeship.

Do I need a specialist for carpentry work?

Not all carpenters offer the same services. An experienced cabinet maker may not be the best choice if you want timber framing done, while a decking expert may not have the credentials to refurbish your furniture. Picking someone with experience in your field is a great way to get high-

Can a carpenter do multiple jobs in one visit?

While some carpenters have specific areas of expertise, you can employ someone to do a number of small woodworking jobs in one visit. This can be the same job in a number of rooms or different jobs throughout the house. Remember though that some carpentry jobs require more than one day to complete.

What other names do carpenters work under?

Depending on their specialty and level of training, you may find that a carpenter comes under a different name. From specific tasks such as cabinet maker to more general terms like artisan, joiner or woodworker, there are plenty of variations for carpentry workers.

How much does a carpenter cost?

The average price of carpentry services on Airtasker is $250, but depending on the service you need, this can easily range from $120 to $450.

Do I need a specialist licence for carpentry?

For certain types of carpentry tasks, you may need to enquire as to what specialist licenses may be required to undertake your task as this can vary. Please make sure that you confirm that a Tasker has the relevant licence and insurance before accepting an offer.

What does a carpenter do?

Whether you’re planning a major renovation on your home or you simply want to make things look a bit nicer, hiring a carpenter can help you with many different tasks. 

Carpentry work is generally broken down into two types: rough and finish. Rough carpentry refers to work that doesn’t have an intricate look, as it’s covered up – often by bricks, tiles or plasterwork. Finish carpentry covers the work that will be on display, so needs to have a nicer finish. Furniture, decking and window frames all fall into this second category. 


Many Australian homes are blessed with a large backyard and plenty of sunny hours to enjoy that space. A decking specialist can add an outdoor deck or upgrade an existing one that opens up your outdoor space. This is great if you want to entertain guests or eat outside as a family during the sunny months. 

Cabinet making

Cabinet makers are one example of finish carpentry, because of the high level of detail that goes into their end products. Unlike structural work, it’s important that a cabinet looks nice, so this type of carpenter is a lot more focussed on fine details. Cabinet makers often specialise in other forms of furniture making too. 

Refinishing carpentry

While structural carpentry is concerned with jobs on the large end of the scale, trim or refinishing carpentry looks at the small end. A trim carpenter is the way to go if you want someone to fix up your skirting boards, cornicing or a similar aspect of your home.

Custom made furniture

A house isn’t a home without a few personal touches, and if you’d rather avoid the cookie-cutter Ikea approach to decorating your property, hiring a carpenter to create custom made furniture can make you stand out. Whether you want chairs, tables or a shoe rack, there’s someone nearby who can help.

Recent Carpentry tasks

A cabinet/cage


Charing Cross, Greater London

2nd Aug 2021

Hi, I will have all parts (Mdf 18/12mm & some screws but might not be correct), you need drill, screws etc. I really would prefer them drilled together, in simple 3/4 rectangle shape (back, floor 18mm & 2 sides 12mm, 1 beam/bit between top left/right side) + 1 float shelf at the back left, that's it. Need to find right person, proper tools. Idea of hourly rate/charge be nice. Prob wouldn't take long.

I would like a professional Carpenter


Charing Cross, Greater London

1st Aug 2021

I would like a professional Carpenter to come to my flat to messure my wall to make an alcove and book shelves.

I need shed installation


Orsett, Essex

31st Jul 2021

I need the dismantling and removal of wooden 6x8 shed then the installation of a replacement installation of Keter 6x8 plastic shed

I need floor repair


Lisson Grove, Greater London

28th Jun 2021

Burn marks of varying sizes (penny to pound coin-size) on grey laminate floor with patterned wood-grain.

I had scattered burn marks on laminate floor. Michael walked in and knew exactly how to fix them. He talked to me all about the type of flooring, what the problem areas might be and how to avoid them. I was unbelievably impressed with the quality of work. The end product is indistinguishable from the original flooring. Absolutely stellar work. Cannot recommend him enough. If you have any issue with flooring, Michael is your man.

I need skirting boards


Crouch End, Greater London, N8

3rd Jun 2021

Three corners/small areas of white skirting board have been chewed by a dog and so need replacing/fixing.

Great service, perfect finish, Conor was amazing: would definitely recommend.

Build a bike shed


Canonbury, Greater London

25th May 2021

Hello We have a double bin shed with lid which we ordered from Amazon. We would like to have this built

Awesome stuff!

Handyperson needed


Dobs Hill, Clwyd

17th May 2021

Hey there, my name is Max. I need to hire a handyperson to help me in Chester Road, Dobshill, Deeside CH5 3LZ, UK. What do you need done? Installation, Assembly What is the type of property? House Which areas of the property need work? I need a metal shed I purchased put up please What would you like the handyperson to work on? I need a metal shed putting up. I can send a link to the shed.

Awesome work. Would highly reccommend

I need shed installation


Thurleigh, Bedfordshire

2nd Aug 2021

shed/summer house installation - Don't have the time to do it myself

5-6 Shelves built in hallway storage cupboard


Enfield, Greater London, EN2

1st Aug 2021

I need shelves cut and built in to my storage cupboard around 5-6 shelves. They just need to be cut to fit into the groove and put up

Install an integrated fridge


Charing Cross, Greater London

31st Jul 2021

We have a new Bosch full height integrated fridge which we'd like to install. We have doors for it, but they are from our old fridge/freezer, so will need to be joined together.

A great job! Would not hesitate to ask Mo to help us again.

Surface kitchen laminate burn


West Hampstead, Greater London, NW6

20th Jun 2021

I burnt the top of the laminate and its not chipped off bits, sorry I couldn't reply to your earlier quote.

Michael did a fantastic job of fixing a nasty burn to our laminate kitchen work service. He is a miracle worker. Extremely highly recommend. Thank you again, you saved the day!

Wooden board needed to particular size


Charing Cross, Greater London

27th May 2021

Hello Carpenters and craft minded folk, I need a piece of wood, any type of wood, cut to measurements of 22 by 29 inches, with a simple beveled edge, delivered to an address in central London (Embankment), for an art project. If you can do this, be in touch! Cheers, Nathan

Really exceptional job and kindness. He cares about the quality of his work and it shows. Hire Abdul!

Kitchen fitting and Plastering


Isle Of Dogs, Greater London

21st May 2021

Hi, I am searching for someone who can remove and dispose an old integrated freezer and an old integrated fridge, guide me on the purchase of a new 50/50 fridge-freezer which fits in the cabinet, install the new 50/50 fridge-freezer (maybe integrated, maybe freestanding, depends on your suggestions, and perhaps install a dishwasher as well and potentially replace all kitchen cabinet doors. The scope depends on our possibilities, but the appliances need to be changed for sure. And the ceiling area of 80cmx60cm needs plastering fixed, as the area in the ceiling is broken through at the moment unfortunately. So we need a new plaster board and potentially place some material under the foam in the loft above before we put a new plaster board. The plaster board needs to be painted (white) as well. Please feel free to ask me any questions. Thank you

Ade did a fine job, very efficient and reliable. Great guy!

Laying astroturf/Replacing some decking


Kingston Hill, Greater London, KT2

2nd Aug 2021

We are doing up our small garden (6x3m) space and am looking for someone to : 1) Remove and replace some of the rotten decking 2) Lay down astroturf and underlay (which we have bought as well as some of the material to put it down) 3) replace some of the sleepers which have rotted 4) replace one of the garden fences 5) install an awaning which we have bought onto the brick wall We have most of the items and there is a WIckes next door to pick up the sleepers + fence ...

Help adjust the door on my shed


West Ham, Greater London

2nd Aug 2021

We've recently had a shed out up but the door doesn't close properly. We need someone with more experience than we have to take a look at it.

Garden Decking


Romford, Greater London, RM1

31st Jul 2021

Need a raised garde decking laid, roughly 3m by 4m. One corner will be curved. I have all the material just need labour

Skirting in one corner


Bow, Greater London

22nd Jul 2021

Add one small piece of skirting to downstairs reception room (100 cm)

Super professional, communicative, and helpful. The work looks great and Conor even gave me some advice for other work. Highly recommend, would work with Conor again!

Small Garden Shed Installation


Temple Mills, Greater London

5th Jun 2021

Hello! We are looking for someone that can install our small garden shed. We are still waiting for delivery, but would be awesome to find the right person now ^_^ 6x4, 1 window. Exact model is: "Shire Bute Shiplap Apex Shed 6X4" We are in Leyton

Grant built our shed perfectly and also help us with a lot of other tasks around the house! Amazing crafting results!!!! We will work with him in the immediate future for sure <3

Build a plastic shed + base


Little Heath, Hertfordshire

25th May 2021

Type of shed: ARTISAN 11X7 SHED by Keter. I also need a base to be dug and build out of plastic base kit tiles and gravel which I already have purchased. The job can be done ASAP. Many thanks

Excellent work by Grant quick, tidy and professional. Throughly recommended.

Assemble a garden shed


Altrincham, Greater Manchester, WA14

18th May 2021

assemble a new wooden 4ftx6ft shed on prepared surface

Adam did a great job on my shed. He was very efficient, friendly and professional. Highly recommended!