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Huntersville Local Handymen

Browse these local handyman services with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Huntersville.

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Michael Davis
4.9
from 204 reviews
  • 23 years in business
  • 271 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Himanshu G.
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Great guy, great prices, knows his stuff and works hard. I will always call him for anything electrical / handyman sort of work !

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LEW to the RESCUE, LLC
5.0
from 156 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 201 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Gargi A.
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What can I say about Frank Lewis - our family goto guy for ALL of our family needs for any work that I need to get done around the house - be it quick IKEA furniture assembly, or TV wall mounting, to hiding ugly cables behind walls -ALL at a very AFFORDABLE, UNBEATABLE PRICE with ZERO headache. I was so lucky to find him online and there's no going back. He takes care of everything- he's the most honest and very trustworthy gives an unbeatable quote for providing Premier Handyman services ! and he even is thoughtful enough to even clean up after he is done !! That leaves me with ZERO headache ...he takes away all the packaging , sweeps off the debris after the completion of the work ! Who else does that at an unbeatable price !

O.T.B. TILE
4.9
from 125 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 142 hires on Thumbtack
Tonya M.
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Mr. Santos did a wonderful job installing tile in my kitchen and powder room. He was professional, ON TIME, and went above and beyond to make sure I was happy with the job. Mr. Santos IS a professional flooring installer not a fly by night handyman who does tile on the side. I've already recommended him to my friends and neighbors.

JM Home Improvements of NC
4.9
from 108 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 139 hires on Thumbtack
Brandon L.
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I would highly recommend Jose to anyone looking for an honest, dependable, prompt, and knowledgeable handyman. Did great work, explained everything and made sure it was done the right way the first time. A+! Many thanks on a job well done!

Sniper Construction
4.7
from 108 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 143 hires on Thumbtack
Brendan R.
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Chris was hired to help build a Gazebo I purchased from Costco. He showed up on time and stayed 10 hours and returned the next morning till the job was Complete. True handyman who had every tool needed very reasonably priced and a Military Veteran as well.

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  • 8 years in business
  • 107 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Michael H.
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From the initial contact through completion of the job we were very satisfied and would highly recommend him for any handyman project.

  • 6 years in business
  • 100 hires on Thumbtack
Si K.
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You can't do better than Gillaspie Handyman Building & Maintenance. Nick Gillaspie is a true professional with an artist's eye. He recently completed a job for our family, rebuilding our house in Dilworth which was over 100 years old and in very rough condition. Before we started with Nick, a real estate agent told us that it was a tear-down. Now that Nick has finished his work, it's structurally sound and beautiful. As someone who's done a little bit of construction and carpentry myself, I know good work when I see it. Nick can do just about anything in the building trades himself and do it well: frame and finish carpentry, drywall, flooring, tile work, painting, roofing, landscaping. But, when extra help is needed, he hires the best. His crews are mature, very hard working and fun to hang out with. Nick himself is a pleasure to work with, a really nice guy with a good sense of humor. He's a family man with a serious work ethic. He talked through different possibilities for solving construction problems and cleared every major decision with me in advance. He worked hard to find the least expensive solution to problems that could have been costly. And he came up with creative ideas for how to make a very old house not just functional, but a real pleasure to look at and live in. I'd work with him again any time, for any kind of job. If you're looking for someone for any job, large or small, and would like a reference about Nick Gillaspie and Gillaspie Handyman Building & Maintenance, please email me at sikahn@bellsouth.net with your phone number, and I'll give you a call.

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  • 3 years in business
  • 89 hires on Thumbtack
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Mina N.
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First job today and he did a good job. He is a lovely person as well and is easy to speak with he complied with what needed to be done today. I have hired him to take care of my yard needs and, perhaps, as a handyman as well.

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Salazar Express Service
4.8
from 64 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 67 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Franklin P.
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Normally dont go back to leave reviews for people that i hire but these guys were great! They painted my house and did some handyman services and it was exellent. Jonathan's crew was great. I have recommended to friends already.

Small time remodeling
4.9
from 62 reviews
  • 74 hires on Thumbtack
Kim S.
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John is awesome to work with. He was flexible with the changes, extremely prompt, efficient and knowledgeable. I've added him as a contact for all of my project/handyman needs.

Mike's Handyman Service
4.7
from 58 reviews
  • 23 years in business
  • 87 hires on Thumbtack
Jet T.
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Repaired the front door jamb,repaired the back door,and painted both.Also did some caulking in the foyer and a bathroom.Top notch work all around.Mike showed up at 6(right on time)and went right to work.After 2 bad experiences with contractors recently it was refreshing to have someone like Mike do great work at reasonable rates.I will be hiring him to do some other work.If you need a handyman you cannot go wrong with Mike.

  • 11 years in business
  • 77 hires on Thumbtack
Gina S.
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I highly recommend Steve Ullius for handyman services and more. He was very responsive on short notice and helped me today by hanging a very large and heavy mirror in my dining room. He also hung 3 sets of curtain rods from Restoration Hardware at the top of high plaster walls. They all look great! Steve also gave me advice on safely hanging artwork near a power source. He was very careful with my belongings, which were everywhere since I just moved in. He also cleaned up everything when he was finished. I will be calling him again!

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  • 3 years in business
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Tom F.
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They did some electrical work for us. Was on time and fixed within estimate. I will hire them again for other electrical work. They also do various handyman tasks for homeowners which we will also use. Great company.

  • 20 years in business
  • 40 hires on Thumbtack
Mary S.
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They fixed my entire home when we remodeled. They worked on the house about 90 days and was scheduled to last 112 but they were on it everyday until finished. Love there work. You wont find any better than Tracy's Handyman Services.

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AEH Services Alex H.
4.8
from 35 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 53 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Laurie H.
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AEH Services did an amazing job cleaning out my gutters and pressure washing the driveway and my house. If you need a handyman that knows what he is doing, give AEH Services a Call! Thank you Alex!

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Walter Construction
4.5
from 31 reviews
  • 16 years in business
  • 39 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Patreece L.
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5 stars. They fixed my sunroom. Great communication. I will hire them again for more handyman jobs.

Handyman Services
4.9
from 24 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
Justin A.
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I hired Jim to replace all of the carpet in my house. Jim was quick to respond to all of my requests. He was available right away to do a free estimate. His prices were excellent. I had 3 quotes on thumbtack and 2 from local brick and mortar. He and his group were polite and fast workers. They did a professional job and the carpet looks great. I highly recommend him and plan to work with him again in the future.

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JAVI Ent. Inc.
5.0
from 16 reviews
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Francisca C.
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Javi , was very pleasant to work with ,l. I would recommend him to anyone that needs a handyman. Javi also offered to come in the same day . I’m very happy with his services . Thanks Javi

Scapin Home Contracting
5.0
from 15 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Ross M.
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Excellent work, very professional and accommodating. Would highly recommend them for handyman needs.

Handyman solutions
4.6
from 15 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Ingrid C.
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Chris was wonderful to work with! Got in touch with me quick and was able to offer same day service! He was kind and respectful and did a wonderful job installing my light fixture!

Primms Handyman Service
4.8
from 4 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Donna T.
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Matthew has done a lot of work for my husband and I for the last year and a half. This gentleman has painted our deck and it looks so pretty!! He recently did some yard work for us. He laid down wood chips in all of my flower beds and it looks so beautiful. He also installed lighting in the flower beds to highlight them and you talk about breathtaking!!!! I will be hiring Matthew to do future projects and I highly recommend him to everyone. He’s very professional, the work quality speaks for itself. He’s always on time, usually comes a little early than you’ve planned...lol. His services are very affordable.

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.

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.

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.
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