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Handyman Services
from 16 reviews
  • 15 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
Muhammad A.
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Robert not only did a fantastic job, it was service with a smile all the way. Very friendly, very competent, very trustworthy. He tried to do the best job for the time he put in. This guy is a master of all trades. Can fix cars, fix anything in the house, paint, weld, fly planes (not kidding). I will definitely do business with Robert in the future and recommend him very highly.

Mark's Welding and Fab
from 2 reviews
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Nick C.
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Mark did a great job.

  • 2 years in business
Joshua A.
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Fantastic service and fantastic quality. Zack created our railings inside of our beach home. We hiighly recommend Zack!.


We do welding and fitting fabrication. I worked for the Ironworkers union for 42 years. I can do innershield and MIG.


We do anything related with welding construction,repair,assembly and any project. We use stick welding machine and we come to you for service.


We are a full-service welding repair and fabrication service. Our welding techs are qualified to weld all types of metals, and are knowledgeable in all welding procedures. We take on all tasks, both large and small, specializing in a/c anti-theft cages, aluminum, stainless steel, etc. We offer 24-hr mobile repair service, or onsite at our location.


We work on mobile welding, fabrication and erecting. We are insured and certified MIG, TIG, and stick welders. We are minority owned and family operated. We do mobile or shop work. We also perform field work/travel. We have been in business for 20-plus years. There are no safety violations. We follow and have OSHA safety requirements.


We strive to provide an excellent job in a timely manner. I am passionate about my job. I have been a Welder for almost 20 years, I started at a young age in my native country Cuba. I loved designing, repairing and molding and shaping the metal into a beautiful masterpiece.

  • 6 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack

My work stands out because i do it all my self and i put in the extra time to make products im am proud of. I love bringing ideas to life. and the looks on people's faces when I do


Tampa Pipe & Welding is a turnkey pipe fabricator and repair facility capable of project work throughout the United States. Routine work for Tampa Pipe & Welding includes carbon steel pipe, stainless, and exotic metals requiring specialized welding with unique classifications. We specialize in the following areas: marine, industrial, fabrication, and pipeline and petroleum terminals.


Superior Fabrication & Welding was founded 3 years ago, but our AWS certified fabricators and welders bring more than 75 years of combined experience to the field. Our shop is devoted to quality work and customer service, with an emphasis on complete client satisfaction. With our experience and the equipment readily available at our shop, it is rare that we cannot accommodate a customer’s request. At Superior Fabrication, we strive to achieve customer satisfaction through direct communication and the utmost attention to detail. Estimates are always offered free of charge!


We offer the following services: * welding service * trailer repair * sea container * container chassis * heavy equipment * ICC * bumpers * mobile and in-shop welding


We weld it all. We also do machining, whatever you need. No job is too big or too small. We are a full-service shop, also providing mobile welding.

  • 24 years in business

With a great reputation and over 30 years of experience for excellence in custom design, engineering, manufacture and assembly of a variety of steel structures, we are experts in the design of steel buildings and manufacturer of industrial facilities, buildings hangars, bridges or industrial buildings, with steel frame. WG Welding can also advise on strengthening its existing building to make this the best security standards or state codes. Our main interest is to keep our company at the highest level of quality and height of all companies worldwide and to maintain good industrial relationship with all our customers.


JAF Mobile Welding is a proven welding contractor operating in the Bradenton, FL area. We have been in business since 2011 and for that time, we have finished many successful projects. Our prices are very affordable, so don't wait! Give us a call! We offer: * Metal Fabrication * Mobile Welding Repair * Welding Services * Welding Contractor We are serving Manatee.


We bring your ideas to life; we design and create custom metalwork. If needed something to be fixed, we have been trained to do museum quality repairs. If in need of something replicated, we cast in bronze and aluminum (sand casting). No project is too small. We are instructors; take our metal sculpture or blacksmith class through the Dunedin fine arts center.


we strive to provide the highest quality product. Born from two welders with nearly 20 years of combined experience, Fusion Fab Works came about from a love of the industry and the struggles of being part of large fab groups that lost sight of the importance and quality of welding. We are dedicated to putting our QUALITY before our QUANTITY, to be customer service oriented, stay true to the rules and regulations of our industry, to never cut corners and to always produce a complete , high quality product. We love to take people's ideas and creations and turn them into top-quality products!


I am a welder. I work on stick, MIG and some TIG welding. I can fit steel, erect precast and oversee the jobsite. I am a foreman. I lead the layout, fit and push until job is done.


I provide welding services. I do arc, MIG, iron work, shipyard torch, carbon arc, flagging, connecting bars, joist, bridging, bolting, and orbital lift.


We provide full automotive care from oil change to brakes and suspension, as well as high performance and customizing. With over 15 years of automotive experience, no job is too large. We have ASE-certified technicians. Welding and custom fabrication are done in-house. We have years of working experience at VW, BMW, Mercedes, and Toyota dealers.

  • 7 years in business

15 years US Navy experience. 3 years overseas foreign military contracting. American Welding Society Certified. The craftsmanship of the work.

Q & A

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How long is welding training?

Because there are different paths to learning to weld, there’s no single timeline for welding training. Some people attend school part-time while working their current job, while others can focus full-time on their welding training courses. People interested in learning how to weld as a hobby can also take classes from professional welders, such as at KCMA & Services in Waterloo, Indiana.

Expect to take at least two years to go from welding newbie to American Welding Society Certified Welder. A junior college Certificate of Completion welding course is two semesters full-time, or 10 units of coursework. With this certificate, students are qualified for an apprenticeship or internship, rather than a full-time entry-level job. Welding apprenticeships range from 6,000 to 8,000 hours long, equalling three to four years at 2,000 hours per year. Some junior colleges, such as Cerritos College in the Los Angeles area, offer more in-depth welding programs that lead to different welding certifications, such as arc welding and tungsten gas arc welding. These take three to four semesters to complete, so you could be qualified for an entry-level job in about two years of full-time study. Alternatively, you can prepare for employment more quickly through an intensive vocational program at a trade school. For instance, Ohio’s Lincoln Electric Company offers a comprehensive program that prepares people for a welding career in just 20 weeks and 600 hours of hands-on instruction.

How much is welding training?

The cost of welding training depends on where you take your classes and how quickly you want to complete the program. In general, junior college welding classes are the least expensive, but may take longer; trade schools offer intensive classes that lead to certification more quickly, but are more expensive. For example, Cerritos College, a junior college in Los Angeles that offers a welding training course, charges an average of $46 per unit; most of their welding certificate programs require 19 units of coursework, so cost about $875 each to complete. Pro-Weld, an on-site welding school in Idaho, offers three different welding courses. The 36-week welder fabrication and the 24-week gas tungsten arc welding courses each cost an average of $3,300, while pipe welding costs an average of $2,500 for a 24-week session or an average of $4,500 for a 52-week session. The 20-week comprehensive program at the Lincoln Electric Company in Ohio costs an average of $9,500. Many programs require students to purchase approximately $120-$200 worth of personal welding equipment in addition to textbooks or other class material fees.

How many types of welding are there?

Welding is a method of fusing together two or more pieces of metal using electricity or flame. Welding is used to construct buildings, make metal sculptures, build and repair cars, make gates and furniture, and for many other practical and aesthetic uses. There are multiple types of welding. Here is an overview of the most popular methods:

  • Stick welding: Formally known as shielded metal arc welding, stick welding uses extreme heat applied at the seam of two separate metals to melt them together. A third (intermediary) metal may also be incorporated for added strength. As the metals cool, they are bonded together.
  • Metal inert gas (MIG) welding: Formally known as gas metal arc welding, MIG welding uses a tool to feed metal wire into the weld puddle while an electrical arc melts the wire, which will fuse to the base metal upon cooling.
  • Tungsten inert gas (TIG) welding: Formally referred to gas tungsten arc welding, TIG welding is a similar process MIG welding, but instead of using a tool that continuously feeds metal wire into the weld puddle, the welder must hold and manually feed the stick.
  • Gas welding: A mix of flammable gas and oxygen is used to heat metal to the melting point.
  • Forge welding: Forging metal is an ancient art that involves heating two pieces of metal until they are molten, then hammering them together.

Where can I take welding classes?

Your options for welding classes depend on where you live and whether you’re willing to travel. Many skilled professionals offer private or group welding classes across the U.S. Some high schools offer classes for teens, but many people learn from a private trainer or in a junior college or vocational school. Students learn basic welding, machining and fabrication processes, including using gas and arc welding equipment, and qualify for an apprenticeship or internship. Other colleges as well as vocational schools have two-year associate’s degree programs that prepare you to take the welding certification exam and seek full-time employment.

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