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  • 23 years in business
  • 289 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Andrew R.
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Friendly and quite personable, AJ installed our new toilet, expertly and efficiently. When it became clear that the new fill valve was defective, he attempted to fix it, but without success. He then took the extra time to replace it with the one from the old commode, and made sure it was functioning properly. He is an all-around handyman, not just performing plumbing work. I strongly recommend him, and will likely call upon his services again.

from 195 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 345 hires on Thumbtack
Jennifer B.
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I would recommend this company to anyone who is looking for a handyman. They were very professional and made sure everything was Done Right!

M. Davis
from 45 reviews
  • 67 hires on Thumbtack
Charity T.
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We are a major franchise in Ohio and it has always been trying to find a handyman that can report for various duties and has a strong turn-around time. Mark is not only heavily skilled but is SUPER professionally, friendly and simply put, "just takes care of business." If your looking for dependability, professionalism and comparable/competitive pricing, please don't limit your opportunity by NOT selecting Mark Davis & Associates. You'll see how exceptional this partnership can be. All the best, Charity

  • 15 years in business
  • 80 hires on Thumbtack
Michelle M.
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I used their services for housekeeping and lawn mowing. Both were done well.

By Design LLC
from 23 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 28 hires on Thumbtack
Bill O.
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Just had my garbage disposal changed and a new bathroom vent fan installed. He was right on time, very professional and very fast. Would definitely use By Design LLC for any necessary handyman needs, and would definitely recommend them to everyone else.

Mandys Handyman Service
from 21 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 34 hires on Thumbtack
April B.
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Shane did a great job replacing old, broken hardware on my glass storm door. He's very friendly and easy to work with. I'd definitely recommend him to others for handyman services.

3D General Contracting
from 20 reviews
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
Dan K.
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Handy Dan was an excellent choice for my handyman needs and I have recommended him to friends and family.

The Handyman Service, LLC
from 13 reviews
  • 38 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
Lavanya R.
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Jay built a bench for our kitchen table with storage underneath the seats, and did some other related work such as hanging/moving a chandelier and moving the electrical outlet So we could use but keep hidden inside. The work was great - the bench is sturdy, looks great, the seats raise to open for a storage area (and have piano hinges so they don’t close on the kids hands). Jay thought of all the small details and completed in a timely manner. He was also very transparent about everything. The cost quoted was the final cost, and was a fair price. This was pretty much our third attempt to get this built - other handymen had committed but either couldn’t or wouldn’t. Jay not only did a great job, but was great to work with, and we will definitely use him again and recommend.

Cincinnati Local Handyman
from 12 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Mack G.
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Pablo Castillo was great to work with. He took care of everything we needed and was able to get us on his schedule on short notice. We will definitely be using his services going forward. His Work was professional and done in a timely manner. I will use Cincinnati Local Handyman again and recommend to friends.

  • 8 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Dennis B.
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John Martini in an excellent job not only painting my kitchen but also pressure washed and stained my deck I'm very pleased

D.I.R. Handyman service
from 2 reviews
  • 1 year in business
Michael A.
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I needed some work knocked out ASAP. Jeff knows what he’s doing, showed up on Sunday morning as promised, and did an excellent job.

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
James F.
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Done very well by a very courteous, knowledgeable electrician who did two items at our home. He replaced an electrically-powered, power-vent-fan motor along with an adjustable temperature sensitive thermostat on roof line of the second level attic. He also ran 50 feet each of Blue Cat 6 Ethernet cable and Black RGB-6 coaxial cable, starting inside an exterior wall and ending inside an interior wall, in preparation for upgrade of our home Internet sys as a first-time-ever cable user who previously used phone DSL for Internet . His value and punctuality were great.

Artisan Handyman Services
from 1 review
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Shandon S.
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Jon, was very professional not to mention really efficient and fast. I will use him for as long as his services are available. Highly recommend him to anyone give him a try you won't regret it!

Ace handyman services llc
from 1 review
    Nicole P.
    Verified review

    Ryan did a closet for my daughter and you can't even tell that he built it. He is working on trim now but overall I'm happy with the way it turned out


    I do general carpentry and home repairs, painting, drywall, decks, some electric and plumbing jobs. I also do home inspections.


    I do the job right the first time I do it. I don't have time or money to keep going back to a job that's not done right the first time, that is why I make sure my work is correct on the first time. I interact with my clients to make sure they are getting what they pay for. I will give estimates.


    I can tackle any of your handyman or home improvement projects.


    The Handy Viking has been doing handy work since 1999. We have a collection of retired contractors and some quality labor men. We can do everything, from constructing your Ikea furniture to lawn maintenance and the occasional remodel. Give us a call, and we will send out the appropriate Viking to fit your need.


    We do local home improvement, including tiles, drywall, painting, deck and porch build and repair. We also do fence installation and repair, etc.


    I can do most things involved in home improvement. I have 30 years of experience with a bit of everything.

    • 21 years in business

    customer service,is one of the keys to get good work

    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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