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Savannah Home Repair Specialists

Browse these home repair services with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Savannah.

  • 56 hires on Thumbtack
Kelly C.
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Our rental home needed some major work. He came out super quick, did an amazing job with what he was given and we are happy to see him back every two weeks! Not to mention affordable! Very very happy with Phillip!!! Recommend for SURE!!

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Gary's Woodworks
5.0
from 37 reviews
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kathleen W.
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Changing doorways for wheelchair access additional jobs to be completed as timing allows in order to make house accessible and complete various repairs on our recently purchased 1962 home. Gary does a clean professional job and is extremely pleasant to work with.

Stefanie's Perfect Pad
4.0
from 39 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 89 hires on Thumbtack
Laura M.
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Stefanie did a great job! It was the first time but we have set up a reoccurring visits. It was so nice coming home to a clean, great-smelling house. Stefanie is very friendly and is great at communication and follow up.

Red Cloud Home Solutions
4.9
from 28 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 34 hires on Thumbtack
Erica A.
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I had the pleasure of having Red Cloud Home Solutions do some repairs around my home this summer. James took off over 20 shutters, cleaned, repainted and put back up. He is very meticulous and time conscientious. The change in color is a great addition to our home. I can't wait for him to return to town to finish some decking and some minor repairs through out my house.

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EcoPaint of Savannah
4.9
from 26 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 47 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kathy W.
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Matt did a wonderful job repairing and painting at my house. He was very friendly, extremely helpful and made my old house look new!

first Call
4.7
from 24 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 41 hires on Thumbtack
Ginny C.
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Selling house and had several items that needed to be repaired from the home inspection report. First Call came out the day I called and took care of my list in short order. Very nice and professional and I would be happy to recommend his services.

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Collins Services Inc.
5.0
from 16 reviews
  • 31 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Tong Y.
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Bart is amazing, he travelled three hours to my place in the noon and fix all the stuff he promised till 10pm at night then travel back, for me he is a super handyman who can pretty much do everything you need to repair, he helped me fix the door, window and deck. Responses fast and always gives suggestions. I really appreciate his work and professionalism and would strongly recommend Bart.

Plaster Master
4.9
from 15 reviews
  • 23 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
Jason S.
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Patched several holes and dings. Repaired a few large holes. Repainted all. On time, charged as quoted and completed exactly what we asked. Highly recommend.

All Purpose Services
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Melissa L.
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Bobby did a great job with fence repair. I would recommend him to a friend.

TJ Remodeling LLC.
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Chris F.
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TJ Remodeling did a great job with our kitchen remodel. Our house was built in 1890 and it was not a cookie cutter kind of job. Their problem solving and creativity gave us the results we desired!

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R&D Builders
4.7
from 12 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lisa H.
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Dan did an excellent job repairing our condo. He was prompt and professional! The quality of his work is outstanding! I highly recommend R&D Builders. We will definitely use him again.

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Seasoned Pro Services
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Melanie L.
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I arranged for repair of my dad's recliner. David was responsive, knowledgeable, polite and prompt. I would call him again -- highly recommend!

  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Debra R.
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Armando was on time, assessed what needed to be done and did the job. So far so good. I would hire him for other jobs in my home.

Robert Steffey
4.8
from 8 reviews
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Ann W.
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Fence repair, painting, replaced mailbox, paint post, replaced blinds, plus several other jobs. Brought a 3-person crew with him and worked 3 hours nonstop. Polite, courteous, willing to do things like I wanted them done. Rates very reasonable! He's returning to do other jobs as well. Highly recommend Robert Steffey!

  • 13 years in business
Rich H.
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Nester has done a fantastic job on several painting projects for my home. His work is excellent and I will use him again for my next project. You may call me for more information. Rich @ 843-301-2001.

CL Renovations
3.2
from 10 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 35 hires on Thumbtack
Saundra H.
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Nice people. Came same day to fix my leaking Roof.

  • 1 year in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Steve L.
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I hired this company for a flooring job and they did an outstanding job on my floors they look so much better not then before Thank you P.H.I. I would us this company again.

AA Gutters
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Carmen C.
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I had a roof leak that was showing up on the bedroom ceiling. Antonio assessed the problem by going in the attic to search for possible leak location, and also on the roof. This was a 2 story roof. He was detailed when he carried the investigation of where the location of the leak was. He also quoted me a good price. When I gave him the green light he offered to do the repairs right away, despite the middle day intense sun. I am pleased and will consider hiring him again in the future.

ACS dba TL Construction
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 16 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
George K.
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Quality, dependable work at a great price. I will be using ACS for all my home repair which include painting, wood repairs and roofing repairs.

Elegant Home Improvements
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 1 year in business
Jim B.
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We have had Brian Messman of Elegant Home Improvements do several home projects for us. They included painting, woodworking, and dry wall repair and replacement. The jobs were all done to the highest degree of professionalism and at a reasonable price. He and his help showed up as planned, were very respectful of our home and furnishings and cleaned up thoroughly. It was a real pleasure to have him fix our home and we recommend him highly for any job. James & Jie Battista Sun City , SC

DVA HOME SOLUTIONS, LLC
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Cindy O.
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Great experience! I will use them again in the future!

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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