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Gulfport Handymen

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Bilt-Rite Builders
from 23 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 32 hires on Thumbtack
Kandice C.
Verified review

A huge thank you to Marcelo! He was incredibly helpful and kind, too. I would recommend him to my friends and family for all home and business handyman needs.

Porters handyman
from 14 reviews
  • 28 hires on Thumbtack
Debbie G.
Verified review

Steve was prompt and did a great job wrestling a very old sink into submission as he changed my fixtures. He has a wide knowledge of how to do many home repairs and I will most definitely hire him again.

Landrum's Handyman Service
from 5 reviews
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Alice W.
Verified review

The first thing that impressed me about Mr. Landrum was how courteous and well manner during our initial conversation. I had several small jobs needing to be done, replace some molding, painting a door, replace some glass in my window that was broken, little things most contractors won't bother with. His price was fair and done in a timely manner, so when I added a room to my house he was the one I called. Project done in a timely manner and below my budget. I highly recommend him for any job you might have.

  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Odie A.
Verified review

Steve and his crew did an excellent job screening in my back patio. This was just what we wanted and I know my husband and I will spend many hours enjoying our patio. I would use Steve for any future projects and recommend him highly.

Eric's Handyman Services
from 3 reviews
  • 24 years in business
Landell S.
Verified review

I look him up and gave him a call and within an hour he showed up, saw the problem I was having and fixed it in a timely manner. I will be calling for future work to be done

  • 19 years in business
Jennifer F.
Verified review

I had my bathroom remodeled this company went above and beyond !!! The owner Bill worked with my budget and was very helpful and personable . Any future projects I have I will definitely call B&C!!!

Rich N.
Verified review

Mr. Eddie and he's crew paint the interior of my home [1800 sq.ft.] and remodel my bathroom. Great job,and in a timely fashion.

Keasley Handyman Service
from 1 review

    I love too know I can help a customer by fixing the Problem at a very reasonable rate.

    Anthony Handyman Services
    from 1 review
      Dayna S.
      Verified review

      I had a leaky pipe that flooded a back bedroom and ruined floors. He fixed the plumbing problem, ripped up old floors and put down new hard wood floors. He was always very polite, on time and a very hard worker. I would recommend him to all my friends.


      My business does little of everything including painting, plumbing, remodeling, addition, roofing and more.


      I take pride in anything I touch as if it was my own. I'm from a small place called St.Tammany Parish in Louisiana, USA. I can do pretty much any type of interior design remodeling, but also do some outside trades as in, exterior painting and any type of landscaping or basic lawn maintenance. I can do minor roof repairs or new shingle roofs, but prefer not to do roofing unless money is right. I'm a very hardworking, reliable and young man that is trying to take care of my family, the honest way. So if you have handy work and you want the job done right the first time in a timely manner, call me, Larry, and I'll be glad to assist you to a "finished job tha is well done"!


      Pride honest good reputation references upon request This is the first time I have used something like this my jobs come from word of mouth. That speaks volumes


      Meeting your needs in plumbing such as toilet installation and hook-up, sink installation and hook-up, small scale structure plumbing, water well pump service and installation ect., electrical such as small structure wiring, add on circuits, circuit repairs, add on receptical installation, ect., appliance installation such as hot water heaters, ceiling fans, vent fans, etc. also small scale carpentry such as sheds, porches, doggy doors, lean-to, handicap ramps, and many more home repairs. With 10yrs experience


      Minor Plumbing, minor electrical, fix lawnmower, I am a general fix-it guy. I can repair doors and windows, hang ceiling fans, install light bulbs, and move furniture, the things a handy husband would do.


      I work hard to satisfy the customer. If i cant do it or not something i do i will refer them to someone. I work for my family and am a christian. If u need something done just ask. I am fair and i can beat most prices


      This is not a business. I like to help older people when they can't afford a big contractor. I do many different phases of construction.


      I do renovations, painting, lawn care, electrical work and moving. I take pride in always doing a good job and am available for small and large jobs.

      • 26 years in business

      I take pride in my work, I do home repair and remodeling all phases, I worked on High End homes in Atlanta, GA and did custom remodeling, and all phases from roofing, floors, ceramic tile, bathrooms, kitchens, back splashes, appliance and electrical repairs, fence repair and installation to putting out Christmas Decorations and assembling toys, pressure washing, and RV & mobile home repairs, and I move and set up RV's, Campers, & Fifth Wheels for my customers ,and general handyman services, I have good references and regular customers who call back again for years. I Specialize in Ceramic Tile installation. I like my work I have 25 years of experience. Thank you for your time and consideration, I hope that I can be of service Doug


      I do basic handyman work on the side, such as yard work, painting, basic electrical service, basic plumbing, and more.

      • 10 years in business

      We offer residential and commercial maintenance, repair and new construction to include electrical work, plumbing, HVAC and carpentry.


      word of mouth and my,self and how I treated my customers on the job and how happy. they are. with me when I am done the job

      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 a Handyman to Assemble a Wooden Playset

      Sun, LA

      • Service type
      • Project length
        Full day
      • Details
        This is for the assembly of a wooden playset.
      • $625
        Average price

      Need a Handyman to Install Vinyl Skirt around House Base and Remediate Cat Waste Underneath It

      New Orleans, LA

      • Service type
      • Project length
        I'm not sure yet
      • Details
        I need to install some sort of skirt (vinyl maybe) around the base of a raised, one story, 1250 sq ft home to keep cats out. I may also want to remediate the cat waste currently underneath the house.

      Need Handyman Services to Build a Wood Shelf

      New Orleans, LA

      • Service type
        I'm not sure yet
      • Project length
        I'm not sure yet
      • Details
        build a wood shelf
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