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Dublin Handymen

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Sergey's Handyman Service
from 435 reviews
  • 621 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Anna A.
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Great experience with Sergey!! Would highly recommend him to others, and will definitely be calling on him the next time I need a handyman. Showed up at my door 3 minutes early, was super courteous and professional, did quality work, was very efficient and clean, cleaned up after himself, and it doesn't hurt that he is nice eye candy ;) I actually had the option to go with 2-3 others who quoted cheaper, but (a) Sergey was really responsive and efficient communicator both by phone and email, and was only one to answer my questions and allay all my concerns in advance of my making a decision on who to go with, and (b) he came highly rated/reviewed.

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K&M Handyman Services
from 316 reviews
  • 32 years in business
  • 438 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ron S.
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K&M Handyman Services did a great job on a difficult plumbing situation. Kevin was polite, funny, and very professional. He worked diligently on the complicated problem. He kept me informed throughout his time working on the blockage. He explained clearly what was going on, and what was the next step and why. This was one of the best experiences that I have had with a professional in this industry. Not only did he do a great job, but was also very fair in his pricing. I would highly recommend Kevin to anyone who has a plumbing partner. He has my business, if I would ever have any plumbing problem again. Ron

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  • 6 years in business
  • 433 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Karla B.
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Steve is my go-to handyman. He is very very good! Smart, responsible and really good at what he does. I hired him for a move that required a lot of furniture assembly. Not only did he do his job super fast, he also took on the management of my movers. I hired him for another project - a HUGE and very complicated IKEA wardrobe. He assembled it no time and no single bolt was left (you know how hard that is with IKEA). I love working with Steve and will definitely hire him again. I recommend him to all my family and friends.

Gomes Handyman
from 289 reviews
  • 15 years in business
  • 366 hires on Thumbtack
Jae C.
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David is fantastic; he is definitely going to be our go to guy for any handy services around the house from now on. We asked David for a couple of things that involved going down into our crawl space. He’s fixed our dryer exhaust, fixed plumbing leaks and installed a gas line. If I could give David 10 stars I would. He is says he will do the job and will work on it till the job is done. We couldn’t be happier finding a guy like him. I highly recommend using him for all your handyman needs.

  • 6 years in business
  • 349 hires on Thumbtack
Jackson T.
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Professional handyman service, installing toilet seat, cabinet and vanity

Carlos Handyman
from 210 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 322 hires on Thumbtack
Stefanie G.
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Carlos was on time, efficient, and a pleasure to work with! I would hire Carlos for any handyman items around the house or office!

AA Cardenas Construction
from 195 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 247 hires on Thumbtack
Barbara B.
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Arisel did a great job. He arrived on time, finished the work quickly, prepping the area and cleaning up after himself and best of all he got the job done in less time that he estimated. Already arranged for some additional work.

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Brian Cooper Handyman
from 187 reviews
  • 228 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Savvy V.
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Best handyman I’ve ever worked with!

Michael's Handy Services.
from 155 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 253 hires on Thumbtack
Leslie H.
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Showed up in time. New exactly what to do. Bought all new hoses etc for my toilet and sink. Will use him for all my handyman projects.

Casiano's Handyman
from 162 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 256 hires on Thumbtack
Nick S.
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Ricardo was perfect. I needed several odd jobs done around the house. Ricardo showed up exactly when he said he would, had all the right tools, and delivered exactly what I asked for. He stuck with it until the job was 100% done to my satisfaction. I plan to hire him again any time I need a handyman.

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  • 5 years in business
  • 140 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Chad S.
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I'm a real person, I work at a tech startup in SF, and just having moved to a new part of the city - didn't feel like assembling furniture AND having to unpack. I had some NON-IKEA, but similar, furniture that needed to be assembled. I had looked at some other popular task sites but they were showing me candidates that didn't exactly look "handyman-capable", and were conveniently charging ridiculous hourly rates. That's when I searched another local list and found Chao's post for "handyman services"; we easily negotiated a fair arrangement and he was able to come that SAME DAY. I was initially nervous waiting for him to arrive but when Chao showed up - I felt like I won the lottery. He brought his own tools and didn't want to waste time on small talk. THIS GUY IS SERIOUSLY A PROFESSIONAL HANDYMAN, & FURNITURE ASSEMBLY SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT. Within his first 5 minutes on site, He took that first furniture box with 1000 pieces and had methodically and systematically placed them in an orderly fashion and quickly began assembly -- paying strict accordance to instructions detail. WHEN CHAO WAS DONE, THERE WERE NO EXTRA OR MISSING PIECES!!! And, even though this furniture was "cheap", it was assembled as best as possible. Chao is an expert. I had some difficult space constraints that he had to work within but he just adapted. He had lots of tricks too, like unfolding the packaging box to protect my floor. Using a piece of cardboard to protect the furniture during hammer-assembly steps, etc... This guy is PROFESSIONAL and I highly recommend him.

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Matthew Kelly Construction
from 73 reviews
  • 87 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Carrie H.
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Matt is awesome! Super personable and does great work! He follows his word and can make your vision a reality. I showed him some pictures of a wedding altar I wanted to build (in order to hold vintage doors) and he executed exactly what I was looking for! I will definitely have Matt back for my next project! I highly recommend you hiring Matt for any handyman or carpentry needs.

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Prestige home improvement
from 74 reviews
  • 89 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Hannah K.
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Ben was courteous and professional. He automatically knew we were a shoes-off home and respectfully worked with special care to be clean and neat. He brought his own large mat that spread open to collect any debris. He completed 8 light fixture replacement for us. He was organized and worked systematically. I appreciated his clear communication and taking the time to explain how the light fixture we had are made to be 'flush mount' yet will have few mm gap due to the way it slides into place. He spoke respectfully and patiently. Ben is clearly experienced and knowledgeable. I would recommend hIring Ben and I would not hesitate to hire him again for any additional kind handyman projects I have.

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Gleo's Handyman Services
from 63 reviews
  • 73 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Elisa M.
Verified review

Glee was very responsive . He came and fixed the issue the same day I called. He was professional, explaining and showing what was wrong and what the solution will be. He also quoted the job and stayed within that quote. I absolutely recommend him and will likely use him again for a handyman issue

Top Pro
  • 13 years in business
  • 73 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Garth S.
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I needed some paint and other hauling. I decided at the same time I would get a new kitchen faucet installed. Every aspect was flawless and pleasant. Good communication, fast response, first rate work, and a fraction of the price of others. I will use for my other handyman needs.

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Marvelous Projects
from 47 reviews
  • 16 years in business
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Janice E.
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My husband and I had to renovate the home for AIRBNB and we had to get everything organize in a timely manner. Davis showed up promptly to help us clean the house and redo the rooms. He also went out of his way to assist us with prepping the living room. We totally recommend him for anyone who needs a reliable handyman.

Davis Electric
from 37 reviews
  • 42 hires on Thumbtack
Diana H.
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I hired Keian over another electrician partly b/c of his rates and partly b/c he said he also did handyman work, which I needed as well. (I was happy that he quoted a handyman rate for installing shelves and painting). He removed 2 florescent lights and installed two ceiling lamps, which was great! I was satisfied with the end result of all his work, but it took a fair amount of communication and re-do of some of the work.

Crespo's Handyman
from 32 reviews
  • 32 years in business
  • 45 hires on Thumbtack
Camilla J.
Verified review

Rafael is a very skilled and knowledgeable gentleman with a lot of experience who can help trouble shoot problems and find solutions in a very efficient manner. I am so grateful for finding him through this website. He was able to successfully fix our electrical outlet problem and explain the wiring system in our rental space, and to help our landlords understand the root of the problem. He also was able to fix our dishwasher (which was not on our request), in less than 15 minutes! We have his card on our fridge now as our official local handyman. Highly recommend!

Your HandyMan Friend
from 26 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 31 hires on Thumbtack
Steve F.
Verified review

He arrived promptly, completed the job of gutter downspout repair in a timely manner. Dan had a very professional demeanor and I would use him again for similar handyman type jobs.

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The Last 10%
from 24 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ben L.
Verified review

Andrew was thorough and prompt. He recommended and installed ceiling speakers; fixed a bunch of patch holes that a previous contractor neglected to patch; recommended and acquired paints and materials. When a job was out of his comfortable skill set he let us know. As an aside, he looks a little older then his profile picture, which was a little offsetting at first. That said with age comes experience, and he has a wealth of skills and the right attitude. I would definitely recommend working with him again, and will be running future projects by him as well.

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  • 26 years in business
  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Max G.
Verified review

great can-do attitude, very professional, completed multiple plumbing and electrical projects in one day, would hire again!

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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Need cabinetry

Pleasanton, CA

  • Project scope
    Install or build new pre-made cabinets
  • Cabinet count
  • Will professionals need to remove old cabinets
    No existing cabinets to remove
  • Will client provide cabinets?
    No, I will need the carpenter to provide the cabinets
  • Cabinet material
  • Cabinet location
  • Special features requested
    Spice drawers
  • Property type
  • Details
    Need to match existing cabinets
  • $850
    Average price

Need Auto Transportation

Castro Valley, CA

  • Vehicle type
  • Origin
    (city, state) (Grand Rapids, MI)
  • Destination
    (city, state) (Castro Valley, CA)

Need a Handyman To Repair Lights and to Fix Door Handles

San Francisco, CA

  • Service type
    Repairs: Yes, Installation: No, Maintenance: No, Assembly: Yes
  • Details
    lights don't go on in one of our rooms. fix door handles
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