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Thank God It's Handyman
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Brendan M.
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Troy has been great to work with. We ran into an issue with our washer/dryer and he was able to provide the materials needed in order to get the job done. Easy to get a hold of and offers great prices!

Ran 's Handyman Service
5.0
from 1 review
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Nick G.
Verified review

Great job!!! Everything was timely and professional.

  • 4 years in business
Lindi W.
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I am tommy Lambert's fiance and u did an awesome job at our place

  • 5 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Patricia M.
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Edge Residential did an outstanding job of installing and painting a new door. They also helped load a few items which was also done well. I highly recommend this company.

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We provide a 100%-customer-satisfaction guarantee to all new and old customers. We provide landscaping, lawn care and any services providable with a long list of jobs. No job is too big. No work is too small.

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I am a handyman and can do all small projects around the house. I have most tools and equipment to get most jobs done.

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Provide free in home estimates, I won't try and make myself sound bigger than I am if I can't do the job I will tell you. I also believe in fair pricing of my work. After I look at what you want done I will call you or come back with an estimate of materials plus labor based on an hourly cost times the amount of time I think it will take, or If the customer wants I provide them with an exact list of materials I will need and give them a price per hour for me to do the job

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
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I clean yards, do light clearing, power wash, and repair homes. I can help with most of your everyday needs, the stuff you may not be able to do, don't want to do, or for whatever the reason!

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One stop shop for all your Handyman needs. Install New or Repair existing..... Water Heater, Toilet, Kitchen, Shower/Tub or Lavatory Faucets, Outside Faucets, Fences, Gates and much more

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I do lawn care, small landscaping work and some sprinkler system repair and installation. I also do tractor work (bush hogging, disking, and dirt work), hauling and moving, and interior painting.

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I do all kinds of home repair, including lawn care, plumbing, painting, cleaning, drywall, etc. No job is too small or too big.

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I can do anything from yard work to home repair and cleaning. Thank you for your interest. Please do not hesitate to contact me for more details.

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I offer a local handyman service geared toward happy clients who turn into satisfied customers. No job is too small.

  • 38 years in business
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Since 1980, we have been general carpentry handymen specializing in all types of home improvements. We work on countertops, floors, bathrooms and kitchens. We are a family-owned business. "We fix it right."

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I do it as if it were my own home.

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Services I provide include: * Handyman * Light painting * Woodwork * Plumbing * Clean out old sheds * Barns * Carports * Haul to dump

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I do tile laying, hardwood flooring, home remodeling and interior and exterior painting. I can build patios, porches and add-ons.

  • 4 years in business
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We are a service company that is right for you. We are affordable and dependable. We will get the job done right. - Thank God It's Handyman

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We do all sorts of things from painting to drywall, driveways, metal roofs, light plumbing, even as small as hanging ceiling fans -- anything from A to Z.

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We do roofing, small addition and any kind of painting. We do all kind of plumbing, inside additions and some electrical.

  • 4 years in business
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we have over twenty years in helping others with appliances repairs new install every day maintenance

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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