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Recent Handyman reviews in Berkshire Reading

Great from start to finnish. Took the time to explain everything that was going on and kept me up to date with any complications and changes. Highly recommend for future jobs.

Handyperson needed

£200

On time, work looked good

Cupboard door hinge refitting

£100

Wayne completed all the works on time.

Retile 2m x 2m shower room

£120

Quick response to my request. Reda was very polite. Job done well and quickly. The blind is now working well. Thank you.

Fixing ceiling blind

£50

The 5 stars tell its own story. Very professional, excellent standard of work, would strongly recommend.

Put new white gloss vinyl covers on 4 kitchen cupboard doors.

£300

What's the average cost of a handyman in Berkshire Reading

£72 - £131

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£72

median

£100

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£131

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Average reviews for Handyman Services in Berkshire Reading

based on 6 reviews

4.67

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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 flat pack furniture assembly or furniture repair, you’ll need to be specific about the furniture that needs fixing. For example, handymen with carpentry experience may be better if it’s your wooden coffee table, wardrobe, or sofa bed that needs 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.

Airtasker has over 11 handyman in Berkshire Reading, with an average rating of 4.67 stars from 6 reviews. Get in touch with handyman such as Nick K, Thomas B, and Munir S today to get a wide variety of Handyman jobs done.
Don't live in Berkshire Reading? We also have handyman available in Berkshire Bracknell and Berkshire Hermans Water available today.

Recent Handyman tasks in Berkshire Reading

Tv repair

£200

Tilehurst, Berkshire

19th May 2024

LG 65 curved OLED faint dark band across the top and light flickering from the edge outwards, it’s not been damaged moved or not in any way

Change shop door handle

£100

Southcote, Berkshire

11th May 2024

We need shop front door handle replaced. It does not have to be same handle but looking something in dark colour

Fixing shelves and curtain rod

£100

Reading, Berkshire

6th May 2024

Fixing of shelves (4x) and drilling of screws in the wall (5x)and fixing of a curtain rod

Fix radiators and put back on wall

£80

Reading, Berkshire

5th May 2024

Handy person to repair 2 radiators that have come off the wall.

Pressure washer fixed

£50

Earley, Berkshire

11th Apr 2024

I was using my brand new draper pressure washer on its second patio/cleaning job and it packed up/ I think a bit/part fell out of the head of the gun and it lost all pressure and now doesn’t work, wondering whether I burst something inside the motor or a pressure valve, because I changed it to nother head and it still did not work.

Painting kitchen cupboards

£200

Shinfield, Berkshire

10th Apr 2024

Currently purchasing new home. Would like the kitchen repainted. The cupboards and other wooden joints. Will provide the paint and tools. You would need to take out the doors paint them and rebook them up. I expect work needed around July but could be August. Just need someone lined up to help. Please have examples of any intricate work done. Thanks.

Installation of a bedroom blinders

£30

Southcote, Berkshire

9th Apr 2024

installation of a new blinders into a bedroom / home office. The blinders are already cut to size and only needs screwing them onto the wall, professionally. Attached a couple of pictures of the package blinders to be installed on the shown window and also a picture showing the same blinder already installed on a separate window. Need to install in a similar way.

Install faucet

£50

Shiplake Bottom, Oxfordshire

6th Apr 2024

Install a faucet in cloakroom

Door size adjusted to accommodate new carpet

£50

Reading, Berkshire

3rd Apr 2024

Got new carpet installed and the door does not quite clear it. Need someone to help shave down a couple of mm from the door. We also have a couple of closet doors that need adjusting.

Ivan was communicative and friendly. He got the job done in reasonable time and to a good standard, at a far more competitive rate than other offers. My only complaint is that I had to spend quite a long time cleaning all the dust from the room and the communal hallway. Some of this was unavoidable but I feel he could have used more precautions, such as dust covers on his shoes. Overall great service and value though, would call on Ivan again.

Hang doors

£1,800

Reading, Berkshire

28th Mar 2024

20 doors to be hung new doors replace old doors

HANGING A DOOR

£80

Reading, Berkshire

20th Mar 2024

Hanging one internal door

Corner cupboard fold back door. Hinge broken. Needs rehanging

£300

Binfield Heath, Oxfordshire

12th Mar 2024

John Lewis of Hungerford artisan kitchen 2000 with folding/ pull out door on corner unit. Complicated hinge along fold out part broken and door now unattached. Needs mending and rehanging. Can send photos

Two Armchair refurbishment & reupholstered

£2,000

Reading, Berkshire

2nd Mar 2024

Quantity two wooden framed armchairs to be resprung, reupholstered & woodwork restored.

Picture hanger

£70

Three Mile Cross, Berkshire

12th Feb 2024

Lots of pictures and mirrors to hang in public

Hanging curtain pools

£50

Ryeish Green, Berkshire

5th Feb 2024

Hanging curtains pool x2 Hang a mirror Hand a wall art as per pictures - Due date: Flexible

A tiny burn hole hidden on a pair of track suit bottoms

£15

Reading, Berkshire

31st Jan 2024

A very small burn hole in track suit bottom - Due date: Flexible

Put new white gloss vinyl covers on 4 kitchen cupboard doors.

£300

Whitley, Berkshire

22nd Jan 2024

White vinyl gloss covers/front to 4 kitchen cupbard doors are peeling and breaking and need replacing. - Due date: Before Friday, 2 February 2024

The 5 stars tell its own story. Very professional, excellent standard of work, would strongly recommend.

Install a hangboard

£50

Coley, Berkshire

21st Jan 2024

I would like to install a hangboard (climbing training device) to my wall. The board must be able to support 85kg. - Due date: Flexible

Repair a grandfather clock

£100

Reading, Berkshire

21st Jan 2024

The wood casing at the bottom of my grandfather clock has split during transit from my mother in law house - Due date: Flexible

TV backlight repair

£170

Charvil, Berkshire

16th Jan 2024

Suspected backlight issues on Samsung 49" TV. screen fades to darkness from the centre line. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 1 February 2024