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Recent Handyman reviews in South London

Steve is a lovely guy and did the job well

Hanging two paintings

£45

Arvin was so helpful and did an amazing job on all of our tasks. Installing shelving, floating TV cabinet, wall bracket, toilet roll holder, shelf on tiles and other bits. Thank you Arvin - would definitely have you again!

Handyperson needed

£120

A really good job. Excellent communication. Would recommend highly.

Front garden wall repair

£150

Great worker

Handyman job

£40

Steven was great, put all the blinds up in good time and they look really good.

Put up blinds

£40

great service and fast i recommend him

Handyman 1 blind and 1 shelf

£30

low

£50

median

£70

high

£120

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Average reviews for Handyman Services in South London

based on 426 reviews

4.91

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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 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.

Airtasker has over 198 handyman in South London, with an average rating of 4.91 stars from 426 reviews. Get in touch with handyman such as Paul P, Sal S, and Karim C today to get a wide variety of Handyman jobs done. From Bed Repairs, Blind Repairs, and Curtain Rod Installation; you can get all types of Handyman done usually between £50-£120, with the median price of Handyman in South London being £70.
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Recent Handyman tasks in South London

Assemble wardrobe

£40

Crystal Palace, Greater London, SE19

22nd Jan 2023

Need a 3 door wardrobe assembling. I think it needs some holes drilling because the current fittings are screws screwed into the panels but they don’t go through to the other side, they just slot into holes and aren’t secure - Due date: Flexible

Velux blind repair

£50

Summerstown, Greater London

22nd Jan 2023

I need a repair on our manual Velux roller blind. The chord has become frayed and did lodged and no longer pulls down - Due date: Flexible

Help install my chandeliers

£70

Redhill, Surrey, RH1

22nd Jan 2023

I have 2 chandeliers that i just bought that needs some wiring work - Due date: Flexible

My screw drill is broken

£10

South Norwood, Greater London

22nd Jan 2023

in the drill of the screws, the bit is stuck inside and cannot be taken out - Due date: Flexible

Relocate Sky cables into Living room

£50

Purley, Greater London, CR8

21st Jan 2023

Sky dish is located on the front of the property. I need someone to connect cables from the dish directly going into the living room (directly underneath where the dish is located) - Due date: Flexible

Install wireless thermostat

£130

Merton, Greater London, SW19

21st Jan 2023

I need to install a wireless thermostat since the previous one broke last winter and I have been using the heating manually - Due date: Flexible

Fire door repair

£100

Addiscombe, Greater London

21st Jan 2023

Damage to fire door entrance to private property - Due date: Flexible

Repair corner kitchen unit

£200

South Croydon, Greater London

21st Jan 2023

Corner kitchen unit is damaged, mechanism appears broken so either needs to be replaced or repaired. - Due date: Flexible

Fix my windows

£50

South Norwood, Greater London

15th Jan 2023

I am looking for someone to come and fix my windows. They are UPVC or PVC. Need sealant, glue and fillers. - Due date: Flexible

Brilliant service again. Fixed my windows.

Plane/sand the bottom of 2 doors that are sticking

£90

South Wimbledon, Greater London

13th Jan 2023

We have two doors 1. A living room door and 2. a front door. They are sticking at the bottom due to expansion. They need to be unscrewed sanded and put back. Due date: Before 15th January 2023

Furniture assembly and fix items to wall

£200

Croydon, Greater London

31st Dec 2022

I am looking for someone who can do the below: 1. Assemble IKEA Billy bookcase 2. Fix 1 coat rack to the door and the other to the wall 3. Assemble shoe rack 4. Fix vacuum cleaner stand to the wall 5. Fix issue with PAX wardrobe door(possibly remove it and reassemble) 6. Wall mount TV(Wall mount is already present, but will need screws to fix the TV to the wall mount) - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 31 December 2022

Bayo did an excellent job with our furniture assembly. Even though it was late, he stayed till the job was done. His job quality is excellent. Would definitely use his services again.

Change the lighting and a door

£135

Cheam, Greater London

12th Dec 2022

Hi, I need to change some of my light fixtures and a door. So, I need an electrician who can also install a door and door handle lock. The lights that need changing are: one ceiling, one wall light, and a bathroom pull string light. I am guessing this job may take about 3 hours. - Due date: Flexible

Fixed my lights and leaky tap. Very pleased. Did a great job!

Bookshelf fitting

£40

Penge, Greater London

23rd Nov 2022

Need bookshelf fitted small size - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 23 November 2022

Mount my mirror on the wall

£25

Bromley Common, Greater London

20th Nov 2022

I need my mirror to be mounted on wall which is a 40 inch mirror - Due date: Flexible

Liam was very good 👍 I love my mirror that he put on the wall he's very neat with his work splendid

Hang a mirror on bathroom tiles

£35

Thornton Heath, Greater London

25th Oct 2022

The mirror measures 20” x 34”. If nails can be avoided that would be great - let me know. Please quote a reasonable price. Thanks! :) - Due date: Before Friday, 28 October 2022

Done a great job! Would recommend

Fire door fitting and adjustments

£200

Croydon, Greater London

18th Oct 2022

Fire door work as follows: - Fitting of 4 new hinges to fire door (supplied). - Repair lock set - Ease and adjust door to correct gaps. Thank you! Due date: Flexible

Very efficient, very friendly and excellent all round. Highly recommended. 10/10.

Get an old lamp table, ie, a round table with built in light, working

£30

Downham, Greater London

11th Oct 2022

It is an old wooden side table with lamp over that my grandparents had and my grandfather wired himself (in the 1960s?). It has been in constant use since. I stupidly decided to change the shade and to do so, unscrewed the collar. There was a loose fitting inside it into which the light bulb pushes up in order to connect. I couldn't complete the task that day and have somehow lost both bits (the collar and the little connector bit that sat inside it). As the days are getting shorter I need to get the lamp working again. I have tried to buy the parts but have had no luck and am now giving up and hoping for someone who can do a proper job! - Due date: Flexible

Victor was very thorough and respectful of an old piece of furniture. He took the time to show me what he discovered and how he was repairing the lamp, with useful suggestions.

Install a new door bell not included

£30

Upper Norwood, Greater London, SE19

9th Oct 2022

Hi, I need to install a new doorbell as the other is broken, can you provide a new door bell as well. Thansk - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 10 October 2022

Very professional, excellent job and quick. Recommended!

Plumb in towel rail

£50

Thornton Heath, Greater London

9th Oct 2022

Towel rail to be plumbed in ,quick and simple.

Attended asap and got to work quickly

Install a cat flap

£100

Mitcham, Greater London

7th Oct 2022

Install a cat flap on my living room outdoor - Due date: Flexible

Very nice guy and very good job. He even had look on my door that was a bit lose (not part of the job). Very nice of him.