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Paul L

Angel England

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"Really pleased with the work. Really thorough and a nice guy to chat to as well. Thanks Paul"

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East London England

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"Completed the task"

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East London England

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"Amazing professional, 5 star quality job, highly recommended! I didn’t have the correct consumables and he went out and about trying to find exactly w..."

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Miguel D

South London England

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"Great job thank you!"

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Ruzhdi B

Harlow District England

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"Helpful and very knowledgeable. Got the task done to a great standard. "

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Tony T

East London England

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"Thanks, the ladies ere impressed and it was done within budget."

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Oluwafemi A

East London England

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"Nice gentleman Thanks lot"

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Angelo G

Beckenham England

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"Angelo did a great job installing our child safety gates, was professional, quick and efficient, thanks!"

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Recent Handyman reviews

"Worked with Casimir a number of times. Jobs all done to a high standard and a very trustworthy and skilled Tasker."

Fix toilet cupboard

£100

"Casimir was brilliant. He came round on a Sunday which was helpful and came prepared with all his own tools. He was very friendly and professional and even gave me some useful tips!"

6 x quick handyman tasks

£100

"Thanos was great! On time, flexible and got the job done."

Fix my kitchen worktop

£170

"Thanos was really helpful. He knew exactly what I needed. "

A big crack has appeared in my kitchen table!

£50

"Mantas was great! Put my mirror up and fixed a number of kitchen doors for me. Was efficient and friendly and even offered to return if I had further problems. Will definitely work with again!"

Mirror needs fitting and kitchen cupboard hinges

£50

"Julius was very friendly and did a good job resealing our bathroom and windows. "

Re-seal two windows and bath

£75

What's the average cost of a handyman

£40 - £95

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Why book a handyman through Airtasker?

When you don’t have the time, tools, or know-how to do those niggling home DIY tasks, book a handyman near you. They’ll cross tasks off your to-do list for you, no matter how big or small.

The easiest way to get the handyman help you need is on Airtasker. We’ve got all the best tradies and skilled people who can help with home repair services, installations, even help build your flatpack furniture. Simply post a job and within minutes you’ll get quotes from tradesmen and local handymen near you.

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Top Handyman related questions

What skills does a handyman have?

A handyman may have one or two specialist skills - like bricklaying or plumbing - or they might offer general handyman services. So clearly explain the task you need done and you’ll get quotes from tradesmen with the right skills for your task.

What are some handyman services?

You might book a handyman to help with jobs like picture hanging, furniture assembly, plumbing repair, bricklaying, or even painting and decorating. By booking a handyman near you, they’ll be able to quickly and easily get to your property and complete your task.

What the difference between a handyman and a contractor?

Handymen tend to be skilled workmen that can help with a range of home services. A contractor, on the other hand, is someone who’s licenced and skilled in one particular profession, like a plumber or electrician.

What electrical work can a handyman do?

With electrical work, general handyman services can extend to replacing light bulbs and, in some cases, helping with electric fan repair. Jobs like installing switches or rewiring should be left to licensed electricians.

How do I find a good handyman?

Posting a job on Airtasker is the best way to find a handyman near you. Our transparent review system helps you book a local handyman with the right right tools and experience to complete your task to a high standard.

How much does a handyman cost?

The average cost of handyman services in Australia is $80-$210. Handyman quotes depend on the complexity of the task, time required, any specialist tools, and whether the handyman is near you or has to travel to reach the job.

What do handyman services include?

Handymen can tackle a wide range of indoor and outdoor home DIY tasks. Here’s some tasks you might ask a 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 completing? 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 $). For example, they can help with 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. Your handyman 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 handyman to fit your furnishings securely and make sure they’re level. Most handmen 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.

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Recent Handyman tasks

Move light switches

£100

Eltham, Greater London

15th Oct 2019

We have 2 light switches we'd like moved. Both are on internal walls (one in the living room and one in the kitchen) but it is an Edwardian house so the walls are pretty solid. Happy to reuse the existing switches but unsure what else we'd need so advice on what to buy or someone bringing what's needed would be appreciated. No particular time frame but would like it to be done in the next month.

Wallpaper, installing chandeliers, drilling

£280

Bexley, Greater London

15th Oct 2019

1. We need a handyman who is expert in putting on wall paper one wall in a living room and one wall in staircase 2. Installing two chandeliers one in staircase and another one in living room both the chandeliers are not that heavy max 6kgs.. also the recent chandelier need to be replaced and the new ones need to be installed. 3. few drilling work to hang pictures. Attaching the pictures of wall and chandeliers

I need IKEA furniture repair

£50

Hoxton, Greater London

15th Oct 2019

Bought a second hand wardrobe (6 doors) need assembling with maybe missing parts

Fixing of light fixtures and door hinges

£60

Kingston Upon Thames, Greater London

12th Oct 2019

Doorknobs are very loose and if door closes the doorknob detaches and I can’t open the door. Also a light fixture needs fixing (attached photo) and I need 12 GU10 light bulbs to be changed with new ones as they are difficult to remove.

Amazing professional, 5 star quality job, highly recommended! I didn’t have the correct consumables and he went out and about trying to find exactly what I needed to complete the task.

Fit a electric cooker hob

£30

Welling, Greater London

8th Oct 2019

Need a electric cooker hob fitted it just needs to be placed into worktop the hole is already cut into the unit

Very professional, quick and efficient. Would recommend

2 apartments Brick Lane needs cleaning

£65

Spitalfields, Greater London

6th Oct 2019

2 bedroom apartmenf in Brick Lane And 1 bed 4mins away from Brick Lane!

Fast and quality

Handyman needed

£50

Docklands, Greater London

3rd Oct 2019

I have a few tasks that need to be completed and would like someone to come this Friday morning. The previous Airtasker who was awarded the work has not arrived. My request is that anyone who accepts this work, comes when they say they will. The tasks are: - hanging two Ikea style wardrobe doors - drilling holes for the knobs on the doors - replacing the plastic seals on the shower doors (i think this can be done without removing any doors) - removing flaky silicone on an approx 70cm strip in the bathroom and applying fresh silicone - drilling four holes in the bottom of an Ikea cube

Absolutely fantastic- arrived when he said he would and worked completely autonomously. Did a great job

Install one blind in bedroom

£15

Church End, Greater London

15th Oct 2019

Hello, I need someone to install a blind I’ve had delivered. It would be a quick job as it’s just one blind. The person would need a drill

Install my tv stand and bathroom cabinet

£70

Stockland Green, West Midlands

15th Oct 2019

Hi, I need someone to put my tv stand together, you may need to bring tools with you, and also disassemble my old bathroom cabinet and put up the new one also it would be appreciated if my toilet roll holder could be done as well, i will dispose of all the rubbish, please reply ASAP if you want the job, again please come with your tools

Mount artwork on wall

£30

Bushey Mead, Greater London

14th Oct 2019

One fairly heavy framed piece of art needs mounting on wall (not plasterboard) - would need hanging hooks as well if possible as I don't have

Very well done job (hanging large artwork)

Fixing the kitchen cupboard

£60

Addiscombe, Greater London

11th Oct 2019

One of the hinges has broken off a door on my kitchen cupboard and I also need a shelf putting up in my bedroom. Kitchen cupboard could be tricky, although the shelf should be easy.

Excellent, professional and quick. Femi knew his stuff and immediately got on with the task at hand. The finish could have been a little better but understandably we agreed on the finished product. I would definitely recommend and use Femi once again. Thank you....

IKEA bookshelves + stair gates

£60

Edgware, Greater London, HA8

8th Oct 2019

I am looking for someone to assemble a BESTA bookcase ([Content Moderated] Moderated] /gb/en/p/besta-storage-combination-w-glass-doors-white-selsviken-high-gloss-white-clear-glass-s[Content Moderated] /) As well as simple wall mounted shelves ([Content Moderated] Moderated] /gb/en/p/burhult-ekby-stoedis-wall-shelf-combination-white-white-s[Content Moderated] /) I also have 2 stair gates which need putting up (I would like to be quoted separately for these as they are less important and I'm not sure they'll even fit). Looking for this to be done either Tuesday afternoon or Thursday. Edgware HA8

Job well done. Arrived on time and was had great attention to deal. No sense of rush and completed a perfect job. Thank you.

Convert kitchen cupboard to fit a dishwasher

£100

Purley, Greater London, CR8

5th Oct 2019

I need to convert my cupboard that is next to the kitchen's sink to fit a dishwasher. This job requires the removal of the the whole cabinet (such as door, shelves, frame etc). This will also require some electric work such as the installation of electric plug socket on the wall to plug a dishwasher. Please note this is not to install a dishwasher or do any plumbing work. In essence this is to get the space ready to fit a dishwasher later. The dimensions without the whole cabinet are 52x86x59cm (WxHxD) roughly.

Femi is very professional and efficient. He has great attention to detail. I highly recommend his services.

Hanging curtain Rod

£40

Somers Town, Greater London

15th Oct 2019

Hanging curtain Rod. Please make sure you have hammer drill. The address is 16 Derwent Robert Street NW1 3JR

Replace kitchen tile

£50

Barnes Cray, Greater London

15th Oct 2019

A single kitchen tile needs to be replaced.

Small repair tasks, less than an hour

£50

Bloomsbury, Greater London

15th Oct 2019

Hi. A door silencer needs removing - as simple as unscrewing it, but they are hydraulic and can jump on removal, so helpful if you have experience, or a clip. A tap spindle needs replacement please, and a few screws replacing in a piece of furniture, and tightening in a kitchen cabinet. Fit a hook in the bathroom, and an internal door lock. Each task is a 5 minute job, if all goes well.

Install new curtain blinds

£80

Hillingdon Heath, Greater London

14th Oct 2019

We need someone who can install new curtain blinds for our property at Denziloe Avenue (2c), London UB10 0ED. There are 3 windows that needs blinds installed, Need someone to supply and fit blinds. Bedroom, kitchen and living room.

Our tenant was happy with the job. Thank you.

Need a professional handyman for various tasks

£40

New Southgate, Greater London, N11

10th Oct 2019

I have different type of jobs and projects and am looking for a handyman full time. If interested, pls don’t hesitate to contact me

Taj did a good job. On time, professionals and fast. Will definitely recommend his services

Kitchen sink removal and install

£150

Higham Hill, Greater London

7th Oct 2019

Old kitchen sink and tap needs to be taken out. New kitchen sink is the same however 50mm longer so will possibly need the worktop cutting. The current sink is above the dishwasher, so dishwasher may need taking out to do the job. New sink and tap then to be installed. Located in Walthamstow. Ideally would like the task completed one evening this week or Saturday.

Excellent work. Although the task was not easy and there were quite a few problems that couldn't have been foreseen along the way, Ruzhdi made sure to solve the problems and get the task done to a very high standard. Very very impressed.

Fix colliding door with frame

£50

Denmark Hill, Greater London, SE5

5th Oct 2019

We have a door that is colliding with the frame at the bottom, making it hard to open the door. We would like a handyman to help us fix it.

Femi is awesome! Professional through out, didn’t rush the job at all, great attention to detail, and long term solution focused! Even when the job turned out to be much bigger than that quoted for, no complaints, and didn’t even ask us to change the quote. Great handyman to have on hand!

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