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Mountain Brook Handymen

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Handyman2 your Rescue
4.9
from 94 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 118 hires on Thumbtack
BP P.
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I had Mr. Nadar, Is the Best! Professional Punctual put together a huge Charcoal Barbecue Grill which was the same size of a Gas Grill, He put it together with ease and noticed my Umbrella and stand was leaning and was beside the table and not in the table. Without being asked he fixed Umbrella & Put it in the table. No extra Charge. One Low Flat rate with so many parts/tiny pieces/screws to this grill too! He is my go to Handyman in Vestavia Hills. Excellent Job! Thank "GOD" for sending me the Best! B Pakeman

NCW Services LLC
4.6
from 26 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
Mae M.
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Nathan is nothing but polite and worked his rear off helping. Had a list and he did it all no problem. I'm so lucky, totally hiring him for all handyman , lawn needs

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  • 3 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jamie S.
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He did a great job installing a new water heater for us. He had been gone a few hours when we discovered our hot water was not working. He promptly returned and found the heating element in the new heater was bad and had to be replaced. He will definitely be the first person I contact for any future plumbing problems.

  • 2 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Bobby W.
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Charles with Super Handyman Fencing And Construction did a awesome job on my fence. He is the hardest worker I have ever met! My fence turned out so good. He builds the best fence you can build!!! You want find anyone else that can build a better fence!!! If you want to call and talk to me about his work just get my number from him and call me. You want meet a better person than Charles. He is a honest hard working man! I had to make him stop just to get him to eat a bite. He worked 14 hours straight 2 days in a row! If your looking for someone to put a fence up for you don't waste your time looking for a good price and a quality fence. He beat everyone's price and I promise you that he builds the best fence. I am so glad I got to meet Charles. I left him a key to my house while I was working because I trusted him so much! Thanks Charles for everything!!

  • 1 year in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Tyson K.
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We hired Mr. Kendrick to paint the interior of a 1913 craftsman style house with more detail work and trim than any house has a right to have. He worked patiently and carefully despite the challenge and did an amazing job. Even when it was clear that the difficulty of the work was going to force him to spend more time than he originally intended he never rushed and his work was consistently fastidious. He was courteous, prompt and communicative throughout the process and went above and beyond to fix other small issues he came across in the course of doing his job. Most importantly he cares about his work and his character is unimpeachable. I unequivocally recommend him.

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John's Handyman Service
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Mary R.
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Did a great job

Nathan L.
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Edmund Woods did an excellent job, I had him do some paver work. Great guy who has lots of experience in many fields. Looking forward to doing more work with Edmund Woods around the house, sounds like he can do almost anything you need. So, glad I found someone I could count on.

The Home Harmony Handyman
5.0
from 1 review
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Rebecca T.
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Wilbur responded to me within 30 mins of my search. Scheduled to do our repairs the following day. Arrived on time and was prepared to complete the job. Very knowledgeable and polite. Affordable pricing! Great work! Will definitely hire again if repairs needed!

Handyman HVAC
5.0
from 1 review
  • 19 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Diane N.
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Great job Quincy, thank you.

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We offer interior and exterior painting, handyman services and light carpentry. We have drug-free and alcohol-free employees and are very affordable.

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I may offer my ideas but my work is always done to your satisfaction and wants.

  • 22 years in business
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Artisans' Workshop is primarily a design and build custom woodworking company for kitchen and bath cabinetry, closet systems, furniture repair and restoration, and cabinet refacing. We also provide project management services as well as new construction residential and commercial cabinetry installations. In addition to the aforementioned services, we have a division that provides handyman services as well as light remodeling services.

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I have been in business since 1984. I do vinyl replacement, windows, vinyl siding, decks, and almost all of your home repair needs.

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The services I provide include the following: * Welding * Fabricating * Structural design * General handyman work * Moving and product setup * Installation

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I do painting, yard work, roof repairs, gutters cleaning, debris hauling off, rotten wood repairs, window cleaning and door repairs.

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We remodel homes and do roofing and handyman work. We are hardworking and friendly people you can trust to get the job done that you would love.

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Just ask me. You never know what all I'm capable of, and if I can't do it, I've get a few people I trust to refer to you.

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We are a husband-and-wife team. I provide general handyman services, and my wife provides housecleaning services. We will work in a 10-mile radius of Hueytown, Alabama.

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I am a general contractor. I do repairs, installations, home improvement projects, electrical work, plumbing, HVAC, carpentry, etc.

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I can do more than just weld. I can also do mechanic work and handyman jobs also. I have grown up working for everything I wanted. Over the years, I've acquired many different skills. So when I'm faced with any kind of job, I get it done and done right.

  • 5 years in business
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I like to make sure its done right so I can build a good customer base.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How do you find a good handyman?

Finding a good handyman can change your life. Within days, the endless list of insurmountable tasks that were either out of your skill range or impossible to fit into your busy schedule can be completed. If you know you want help but aren’t sure how to hire the right pro, ask these questions to find the right fit:

  • What is your work experience? If you are putting in a tile backsplash, you want someone experienced with the task, not someone who generally does painting and junk removal.
  • How much do you charge? Handymen often charge hourly rates that vary based on the complexity of the task they’re hired to do, as well as flat rates for standard jobs. Be clear about what they’ll charge before you hire them.
    • On that note, discuss payment details. It’s wise not to pay all the money up front, especially for larger projects. You may be able to pay a deposit for materials and pay the remainder upon project completion.
  • How long will the job take you to complete? If the handyman is as busy as you are and a fence repair is going to take months, you should probably find another qualified handyman for the job.

Read client reviews and follow up with references to make sure you’re choosing the right handyman for your projects. For more, check out our tips for smart hiring on Thumbtack.

What does a handyman do?

A handyman is a skilled laborer who provides basic home repairs. Anyone can call themselves a handyman, although most who do so are skilled with repairs and home projects. Reading reviews is a good way to determine their fitness for your job. The tasks a handyman can perform include assembling furniture, painting interiors and exteriors, repairing fences, repairing broken doors or replacing trim, hanging lights, hooking up appliances, and much more. Handymen may have flat fees for certain services, or charge an hourly rate. Handyman rates are often lower than those of a contractor, as they don’t have the same specialization. Some states have no limit on the work a handyman can perform, while others do. For example, California’s Building and Professions Code section 7048 (small operations) permits handymen to provide work similar to that of a contractor (floor installation, painting, etc.) provided the total cost of labor and materials does not exceed $500. A handyman is a great resource for minor home repairs at a lower cost than a licensed contractor, but for more complex projects, it pays to hire a specialized contractor. Fore more, check out our tips for smart hiring on Thumbtack.

How much does a handyman charge?

The national average rate for handyman jobs is $90-$160. A handyman performs general maintenance and repairs for residential and commercial properties. A handyman may charge a flat fee for standard services that take a predictable amount of time, such as installing a new appliance, as well as an hourly rate for larger projects such as digging out and replacing a rotted fence post. A cost-saving strategy when hiring a handyman is to bundle all the tasks you want them to do into one visit to make the most of any minimum service fee. Hourly rates for a handyman can average $50-$100 per hour. Pricing will depend on skill and experience required for the job, as well as regional labor rates. Here are a few examples of average handyman flat rates.

  • Attic ladder replacement: $150.
  • Toilet replacement: $75.
  • Ceiling fan and light fixtures: $75.
  • Faucet replacement: $125.
  • Garbage disposal: $75.

Can a handyman do plumbing?

In some states, a handyman can provide plumbing services, but it may be in your best interest to call a plumber, particularly for issues more major than unclogging a drain or attaching a new sink. Hiring a plumber is important because mishandling your water and gas lines has the potential to do great damage to your home, your family’s health, or even the safety of your neighborhood. A handyman is not legally required to have any training or licensing in plumbing matters, while a licensed plumber has undergone years of education and on-the-job training. In some cases, homeowners insurance won’t cover damage caused by plumbing repair done by an unlicensed handyman.

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, most plumbers learn their trade through a four- or five-year apprenticeship with 2,000 hours of paid on-the-job training. They also receive classroom education including “safety, local plumbing codes and regulations, and blueprint reading. They also study mathematics, applied physics, and chemistry. After completing an apprenticeship program, plumbers … are considered to be journey workers, qualifying them to perform duties on their own,” according to the DOL. Licensed plumbers should do continuing education to keep abreast of safety and technology changes. Poor plumbing can lead to sewage backups, a flooded home or even natural gas leaks, so it’s best to leave it in the hands of a specialized professional.

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