Numerous services indoors in a variety of areas, including general maintenance and cleaning, plumbing, electrical, carpentry, masonry and renovations. For example, a handyman might dispose of trash, replace light bulbs, tighten cabinetry or appliance hardware, fix leaky pipes, clean drains, test wiring, replace windows, touch-up painted surfaces, fix broken tile, and polish floors. Additionally, he might cut and lay new tile, install flooring, assemble prefabricated furniture or even custom-build new furniture or cabinets.
Also provide upkeep and maintenance to outdoor areas such as yards and landscapes, walkways and exterior buildings. For example, a handyman might clean a building exterior and gutters, and remove leaves, snow, fallen branches or other debris from walkways. He might weed gardens or flower beds. Additionally, he might repair outdoor structures and furniture damaged by weather, age or accident. Some handymen are hired to fix cracks in concrete sidewalks, replace bricks in brick walkways, remove mold from decks or repair outdoor furniture.