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Crystal Lake Handyman Services

Avila Services By Jaime Vazquez

Avila Services By Jaime Vazquez

4.9 (12)
Hire Columbus Remodeling By Jaime Vazquez for reliable handyman services. This professional handles remodeling and anything on you honey do list. They offer painting, outdoor lighting, and bathroom remodel.
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Lanaville Contracting

Lanaville Contracting

4.9 (10)
We thrive on excellence and complete each and every project in a professional manner. Our job isn't complete until our customer is completely satisfied. We get the job done right the first time which leads to a satisfied customer.  
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JJ MAINTENANCE AND REMODEL LLC

JJ MAINTENANCE AND REMODEL LLC

5.0 (6)
Jamie Morin is an independent contractor who provides deck sealing, tile removal, and drywall installation and hanging. They offer reliable handyman services and also provide grass cutting, roofing and more. This professional home contractor is also available to handle your lawn care needs anytime.
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D  Landscape And Construction Contractors

D Landscape And Construction Contractors

4.7 (6)
Dé offers home remodeling and repair, deck building, furniture assembly, plumbing and electrical services. They will make every attempt to satisfy a customer. This remarkable individual also fixes fan installation, cabinet installation, and window cleaning.
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PJS Handy + Clean

PJS Handy + Clean

4.8 (5)
This company provides professional handyman and home repair services. Consider this enterprise. They do window replacement, flooring, fence repair and more.
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Sams

Sams

5.0 (4)
We Serve. Especially seniors. Helping people for over 20 years. 
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Put My Stupid Thing Together

Put My Stupid Thing Together

5.0 (3)
Hire handyman Reese Turbin if you prefer dealing with an honest professional. Count on these local contractors to provide prompt and reliable results for your handyman projects. Reese Turbin has received good ratings in handyman reviews for their attention to project details.
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Pro Home Renovations

Pro Home Renovations

5.0 (3)
This company provides professional handyman services. Trust this company. Waste no time and read their many positive reviews on homeguide today.
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Cruz Handyman Services

Cruz Handyman Services

5.0 (2)
If you are seeking a team that offers quality home maintenance and repair services, choose this firm. This dependable pro offers quality and affordable handyman solutions. They have a reputation for being attentive to details, be it for home renovations or home repair projects.
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U-home Repair Inc.

U-home Repair Inc.

5.0 (1)
Everything I do is professional job.
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Koehler Home Repair

Koehler Home Repair

5.0 (1)
We will do the little jpbs no one wants to touch. We also do large jobs including electrical, plumbing, renovation, siding, windows, doors.
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Touchstone Group Real Estate

Touchstone Group Real Estate

5.0 (1)
This business sends their handyman contractors who provide property maintenance and other services. Try this local business that provides one of the best handyman services. Their reliable handymen do window and door repair, screen installation, gutter cleaning, and much more.
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Raylavz Carpentry & Home Services

Raylavz Carpentry & Home Services

5.0 (1)
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Fixitwithfrank.com

Fixitwithfrank.com

5.0 (1)
I really love when the customer is very satisfied i take pride in every job we do as if the project was for my home !
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Jack(&Jill!)OfAllTrades, Inc.

Jack(&Jill!)OfAllTrades, Inc.

Jack(&Jill!)OfAllTrades, Inc. does home remodeling, deck sealing, and deck or porch repair. This professional has 16 years of experience in texturing, painting, sheetrock and more. In addition to home repair, they also do painting, general contracting, lighting installation and more.
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Haslip Restoration

Haslip Restoration

How our service stands out from all the rest? We beleive it is our dedication to provide excellent customer service and quality craftsmanship that makes our service stands out from all the rest. We spend the time to educate our clients on the work and materials we perform and use. We have an open lines of communication with our clients, we are always available to answer questions or respond to concerns. Also, our technicians understand the meaning of craftsmanship, which translates into quality work. ... View Profile
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Frequently asked questions

How much does a handyman service charge?

Handyman hourly rates are $50 to $80 on average, plus the cost of materials. Most handyman work costs $150 to $600, depending on the job's size and if the handyman is self-employed or corporate. Handymen who purchase materials may have a 20% to 50% markup or a trip charge of $30 to $80.


What can a handyman legally do?

A handyman can legally do small jobs and repairs like painting a room, hanging a TV, unclogging a drain, patching a wall, replacing a ceiling fan, fixing a fence or gate, cleaning gutters, or replacing a toilet. Some states have limits on the amount handymen can legally charge before needing a license.


Can a handyman do plumbing or electrical work?

Only licensed handymen can do plumbing or electrical work. Although, a handyman may legally do small electrical and plumbing jobs in some states, like replacing a toilet. For larger projects, it's best to hire electricians or plumbers in your area.


How to find a local handyman in your area?

Start by searching our list of handyman services near you. After finding and contacting potential candidates:

  • Get at least three quotes to compare.
  • Read reviews and check out their previous work on HomeGuide, Google, and the Better Business Bureau (BBB).
  • Select handyman contractors that are licensed, bonded, and experienced.
  • Discuss rates and payment methods upfront.
  • Avoid selecting the lowest quote as quality may suffer.
  • Ask for at least a 1-year labor warranty.
  • Get a full breakdown of all labor and material costs involved.
  • Ask about their warranties and guarantees.
  • Discuss job timelines, work hours, and expectations for larger projects.
  • Avoid making payments upfront. Instead, pay when the work is completed.

How do I hire a nearby handyman?

When looking to hire a local handyman, ask the following questions:

  • What type of work can you do?
  • What is your hourly rate?
  • Do you have a trip charge for getting materials?
  • How much do you mark up materials?
  • Can you provide a written estimate upfront?
  • Do you have local references or a portfolio of your work?
  • Are you licensed, insured, and bonded?
  • What hours do you work?
  • How long will the job take?
  • How do you handle additional work that arises?
  • Do you provide a guarantee?
  • How do you handle damages that happen on the job?
  • Do you work alone, or will you use subcontractors?
  • What’s your payment schedule?

After asking questions and comparing estimates, hire the best handyman in your area.


Does a handyman need a license?

Many states have a “Handyman Exemption” that only requires a license for jobs over $500 to $10,000 or more, varying by state. In other states, a license is mandatory for all work. Many states also require worker’s compensation and liability insurance to protect against damage or accidents.


Do you tip a handyman?

Handymen don't expect a tip. If the handyman goes above and beyond or spends more time than expected, a tip is appreciated. Most homeowners tip a handyman $10 to $20 or between 10% and 15% of the total job.


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