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"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

Fit doors to a fitted wardrobe


Broad Green, Greater London

22nd Oct 2020

Build in wardrobe is made need to fit doors on it.

I need shed installation and a level floor to put


St Helens, Merseyside

20th Oct 2020

I need the ground the shed is going to be built on levelled and I have a eco shed base and an 12ftx7ft plastic shed to be built

Build bay window storage with drawers


Enfield Town, Greater London, EN1

19th Oct 2020

I have a bay window and would like a storage bench built with a number of drawers, pictures shown Dimensions - W: 2750mm, D:1500mm

Assemble a Wooden Bike Shed


South Wimbledon, Greater London

7th Oct 2020

Assemble a "6' x 2'6 (1.89x0.75m) Shire Wooden Bike Shed & Garden Storage" in the front patio of my terraced home. Time to build is approx. 2 - 3 hours with just a decent electric screwdriver required (we can provide if necessary). Link to shed: https://www.wickes.co.uk/Shire-Shiplap-Timber-Bike-Store-Honey-Brown---6-x-2-ft/p/147522?utm_source=google&scid=scplp147522&sc_intid=147522&gclid=CjwKCAjwzvX7BRAeEiwAsXExo9Kg2fWA4eAQj9tVg_OP2ssDhTWUj7KzU7g_NEWVyNeFDkwJ0p6zjhoC12QQAvD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds

Top quality work and he worked round challenges presented by the wood being the wrong size. He tidied up afterwards and gave a friendly and polite service. Highly recommend for future jobs.

Align floor board skirting and cabinet alignment


Pentonville, Greater London

27th Sep 2020

My kitchen cabnets are not aligned, causing the floor boarding skirting to pop out.

Ion came and was on time, fixed my kitchen so quickly and was very friendly.

I need shed installation


Burgess Hill, West Sussex

13th Sep 2020

I need a small shed put up. It's 6ft by 4ft. Has 2 windows. I need it put up as soon as possible.

Did an excellent job. Very polite. Very happy with the work. I would definitely recommend

Plastic shed


Summerstown, Greater London

21st Aug 2020

Assemble plastic shed in the garden

Professional excellent service

Build drawers into shallow Wardrobe


Hoxton, Greater London

22nd Oct 2020

I am looking to remodel the inside of my built in wardrobe. It has limited depth (<30cm) and I'd be looking to install 6 - 8 drawers in the built in. There is limited depth in the second picture, so would like this area to become drawers. Will need to pull out existing shelves, possibly install new ones. I would like to convert the first picture with hanging to have a second hanging rail I have a few other small handyman tasks as this is a new flat of mine and will need some help and looking for a trusted handyman on an ongoing basis :) Please see attached, Any advice would be greatly appreciated!

Wall mounted cupboard (Custom)


Tottenham Hale, Greater London, N17

20th Oct 2020

I’d like to remove a cupboard from the landing and replace it with one that is built into the wall, to reduce clutter and allow for better storage.

Help move large cupboard


Lewisham, Greater London

17th Oct 2020

Large wooden cupboard - width 42 inches, depth 18 inches, height 38 inches. Looking to bring up 2.5 flights of stairs from ground floor, some tight corners.

superstar! turned up exactly on time and so lovely and patient. definitely recommend!

Reduce size of cupboard


Lower Holloway, Greater London, N7

2nd Oct 2020

I need some help with the cupboard under my kitchen sink. I want to reduce it in size to make space for a dishwasher. I want half of it to be cut off and the right side to be moved to its previous center, so I will have a cupboard half the size, but still with walls on each side. Please have a look at the photos and let me know if this is something you can help me with. Dates: Today (2/10) or tomorrow (3/10) after 5 pm, any time on Sunday (4/10) or Monday (5/10).

Great job. Would highly recommend. Very friendly, on time, good communication, left the place clean and tidy, and most importantly did a great job on the cupboard.

Handyperson needed


Dagenham, Greater London, RM10

26th Sep 2020

Hey there, my name is Tania. I need to hire a handyperson to help me in Dagenham, UK. What do you need done? Installation What is the type of property? House What would you like the handyperson to work on? Build a 10x6 shed with windows in the back garden

Great job best service 👍.

Build and paint a small MDF cupboard in alcove


Stoke Newington, Greater London, N16

12th Sep 2020

Just need a small cupboard making in an alcove to hide clothes. Space is 85 x 150. Just 2 doors needed. Needs to be painted after to match the other one on the other side (Matt white)

Adrian did a great job and was a lovely guy. Left the room spotless. Def recommend.

I need shed installation


Dallington, Northamptonshire

22nd Oct 2020

We have purchased and had delivered a 14ft by 4ft shed. We require a base and the shed being put together and put in place.

I need shed installation


Charing Cross, Greater London

20th Oct 2020

Put together an Argos shed

I need shed installation


Walsall, West Midlands

20th Oct 2020

8x6 shed needs assembling

Install Garden Shed 4x6


Sunbury On Thames, Surrey

15th Oct 2020

Installation of garden shed required. I have uploaded an image of the shed from the Wayfair website which I purchased it from. Reviews have said it’s easy to assemble and only need a drill to screw in the screws. There are also YouTube videos available to show how it is assembled. Please message me for further information. I have put the date 17/10/2020 but I would like this done as soon as so whenever you’re available earliest is great. Thank you :)

I’m very impressed with his service. He was punctual and did the job effortlessly. I highly recommend! Thank you :)

A Shed Installer needed


Temple Mills, Greater London

28th Sep 2020

Hey there, my name is Raph. I need to hire a handyperson to help me in Leyton, London, UK. What do you need done? Installation What is the type of property? House What would you like the handyperson to work on? I need installation of a wooden shed I ordered which has arrived. It is a 12 by 7 (ft) shed.

Shed successfully and completely assembled. I am very satisfied with the work of Mr. Conor. He has the right tools, the right expertise, the right experience, and the right attitude - what more could you ask for? I am so happy he was the one I offered the job. I highly recommend him.

Handyperson needed


Brunswick Park, Greater London

23rd Sep 2020

Hey there, my name is Sonia. I need to hire a handyperson to help me in Benfleet Way, London N11 1LP, UK. What do you need done? Assembly What is the type of property? shed What would you like the handyperson to work on? assembling the shed 8x6 wooden shed

Thanks Colin for assembling my shed. Very happy with the result. Colin was punctual, hardworking and amiable.

Open Shelving shoe-closet.


Alperton, Greater London, HA0

5th Sep 2020

Hi, I have a closet that I would like to turn into open shelving shoe- closet. It would be great if you can provide the shelves, corner shelves & brackets or you can recommend where I can find them. It would be best to come or facetime beforehand to view the space and advise your recommendations if it's feasible to do this. x2 TOP Shelves on Left side - I have an electrical power port there x6 Shelves in Center x6 Shelves on Right Side Many Thanks