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Waz M

Gants Hill, Greater London

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"Fantastic job even had someone come to help to get done on time! "

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Kavan C

Cyprus, Greater London

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"Kavan is the perfect Tasker, great communication, punctual and provided a professional service at a competitive rate. His reviews and understanding of..."

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Lee B

Westbourne Green, Greater London

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"Great job Thank you "

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Dilan A

East Ham, Greater London, E6 6

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"Dilan was very helpful and very patient while completing the cleaning. He definitely did a great job at making sure the flat is clean"

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Faisal R

North Cheam, Greater London

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"Faisal accepted and completed the job within a few hours quickly and efficiently. Left the job clean and tidy. He was really approachable and friendly..."

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Nickalous&natasha L

Shepherd's Bush, Greater London

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"They did a BRILLIANT job and cleaned up really well after them selves. 100% trust worthy as I had to go out and leave them too it. Thank you!"

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Mihail R

East Ham, Greater London, E6 6

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"Arrived on time, was quick and efficient. Polite and as we have hard wood flooring he communicated about the importance of our safety. "

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Imzy H

Camden Town, Greater London, NW1 8

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"He's brilliant fixed our wonky ikea wardrobe and also secured the wardrobe doors for our little baby's safety! Many thanks again! 😊"

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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 - £100

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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.

Recent Handyman tasks

Replace broken mirror tiles on mirror

£50

Haggerston, Greater London, E2

19th May 2019

I have a gorgeous mirror but some of the tiles have broken would like someone to replace the tiles. So it needs to be someone who can custome cut mirrors.

Put up a blind

£35

Kidbrooke, Greater London

19th May 2019

I need a blind putting up in my living room, its pretty tricky and you will need a drill. I also do not have any mountain brackets or screws. But I have the blind which has been measured to fit the gap.

Put in skarting board

£10

Acton, Greater London, W3

19th May 2019

About 50 m of skarting board to be replaced. The old is removed already , I need the new ones to put on. Around 4 rooms and 2 hall ways.

Handyperson needed

£50

Soho, Greater London, W1F

16th May 2019

Hey there, my name is Hugh. I need to hire a handyperson to help me in Soho, Greater London, W1F 0. What do you need done? Installation What is the type of property? Office Which areas of the property need work? I need three pictures hanging and a large white board installing What would you like the handyperson to work on? I would like three pictures hung on the wall and the installation of 1no. large white board

Solid job, nice and efficient would use again.

Kitchen waste pipe connection

£60

Stepney, Greater London, E1

15th May 2019

Hi, thought this was a DIY job but it isn't without a drill that can cut a new hole into the main stack for a mechanical boss to go in. We don't have a good drill so posting this on here. Drill hole, put mechanical boss in, seal up other hole.

Job was done promptly, have a go hero is Umberto. Nice guy, positive attitude. My advice to him is to not underestimate a job, this was a job for a proper plumber and he did what was needed in the end for a bit more money than offered. Will use Umberto again!

Wall mount a baby shelf - today

£45

Haggerston, Greater London, E2

12th May 2019

today!!! Mount a baby shelf onto a quite shallow wall + hang some A few pictures on the wall with nails

Anton asked us to be home earlier to then tell us last minute that he would come 1h15 after the agreed time but he made up for it with a really good job in mounting a shelf on a quite shallow wall! I recommend his services ! Thank you!!

Fix 6 window blinds

£50

Westcombe Park, Greater London

11th May 2019

Fix to the wall six, up to 90 cm each wide, blinds

Anton is very professional and keen on doing his job properly. He takes his time to make sure the job is well done. I would definitely recommend him for house jobs. Overall, we are very pleased with his work.

Fit light bulbs in ceiling -needs very tall Ladder

£70

South Kensington, Greater London, SW7

19th May 2019

Tall ladder to install lightbulbs in ceiling, c. 4meter ladder required that can be fit on stairs (see image)

Reinstall curtain rod

£40

West Wickham, Greater London

19th May 2019

Curtain rod needs to be installed with new screws and raw plugs

Attach bed head board to wall

£35

Chiswick, Greater London

17th May 2019

I need a wall mounted headboard attached to wall. Bring own tools and suitable screws/raw plugs, please.

Great, no-hassle service. Five stars!

Handyperson needed

£180

Holborn, Greater London

15th May 2019

Hey there, my name is William. I need to hire a handyperson to help me in Holborn, London, UK. What do you need done? Installation What is the type of property? hotel Which areas of the property need work? We need 9 painting hung in a hotel for a small event we are doing. What would you like the handyperson to work on? We need holes drilled and screws put in the walls to hold the paintings up. The paintings are heavy so will probably require 2 screws and maybe wall plugs as well.

Ion was rude, not very helpful. He did not do the task well. We were lucky we had hired other people as well otherwise the task would not have been completed properly. He was an extra pair of hand but of little value. He even dropped a valuable painting and then when told please to be more careful he tried to argue back saying it’s fine because they are not that fragile. They are most certainly fragile. I would NOT recommend working with Ion on any hanging tasks.

6 large wall shelves to mount

£40

Tottenham Hale, Greater London, N17

15th May 2019

1 large floating shelf and 5 wall shelves units in different parts of the flat.

V good communication. Excellent job. Friendly and polite.

Mount floating shelves

£30

Colchester, Essex

11th May 2019

put up floating shelf unit 6x screws drilled into exterior walls

On time and great job very happy 👍🏾

Fix new strings to slatted blinds

£60

Great Barford, Bedfordshire

19th May 2019

3+ wooden slatted venetian blinds in conservatory no longer work as strings have perished over time in the heat - can they be re strung? - Bedford MK44

Change worktop

£40

Leagrave, Bedfordshire

19th May 2019

I want to change my kitchen worktop.

Remove a shelf from the wall

£13

Millwall, Greater London

19th May 2019

I have a chrome 3 shelf unit and i need that off my wall.

Hang bathroom cabinet & metal frame

£25

Clapham, Greater London

17th May 2019

Need someone to hang IKEA bathroom cabinet. Will need to bring own screws for the wall. Cabinet is already assembled. Also need a simple magnet board hung (2 nails). Should be simple job. Just want to make sure cabinet is secure on bathroom wall. https://www.ikea.com/gb/en/products/decoration/bathroom-mirrors/lill%C3%A5ngen-mirror-cabinet-with-2-doors-white-art-20205171/

Quick response. Good work. Would use Melvin again.

Handyperson needed

£80

Bermondsey, Greater London

15th May 2019

Hey there, my name is Costas. I need to hire a handyperson to help me in London, UK. What do you need done? Repairs What is the type of property? House What would you like the handyperson to work on? fix the blinds that has been fall from the top wall

Everything was good!

Wall mount TV, fit blinds, mount mirror +fit light

£120

Clapham, Greater London

14th May 2019

Wall mount TV - need help with this to understand if our wall will be able to hold the TV Blinds fitting - blinds are from Blinds2Go so already pre cut and comes with mounting anchors. There is one room with an old anchor from the old blinds that had ripped off the wall so need help on how to mount to that wall... 4 windows and 1 door to be fitted with blinds Mirrors - to be mounted to the wall

Happy with Kavan’s work! We would use his help again for our next tasks

Handyman or woman

£20

Greenhill, Greater London

11th May 2019

Some shelves to be put up Some paintings to be put up A TV to be mounted to the wall

Anton was really professional and friendly. He did a great job at putting up our TV, shelves and paintings and was really helpful and proposed things. He was also a really nice guy and easy to have around. Would highly recommend! Thanks for making my first Airtasker experience a positive one

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