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Looking For a Handyman? Here is What to Look For

If you are a homeowner, chances are that at some point you will need a handyman. A good handyman’s information can be worth their weight in gold. However, finding that skilled, yet affordable handyman can be a challenge.

When looking for someone you can trust your home’s projects to there are some essential characteristics that you will want to look for.

Punctual and reliable. There is little more frustrating than taking time off work and waiting around the house all day only to have the handyman not show up. A good, reliable handyman will set an appointment time, or a window of time, and will be there when expected. HandyPro values your time and guarantees it. $30.00 off your bill if we do not show up or call you within your one hour appointment.

Trustworthy. When hiring anyone to work on your home you are putting a lot of trust in this person. You need to be sure that this is someone that you know will fix the job at hand, without prolonging the repair to add extra work and expense.

Experienced. It goes without saying that it is important that the handyman that you hire to work on your home have the skills and expertise to do the job right. You should inquire about their training, licensing and any pertinent certifications. Educating yourself about the craftsman’s previous experiences also goes a long way with making you feel confident that the job will be handled effectively.

Well-equipped. For many jobs around the home, tools may be needed that the homeowner does not have on hand. The necessary tools for the job should be provide and brought by your handyman will bring with them. Homeowners should never have to provide or purchase tools for the handyman to do the job.

Courteous. Just as important as everything else, is that your handyman is courteous and polite. As the employer, you should be treated with respect. The handyman should openly share with you the work that is to be done and the process to completion. You should also feel comfortable around this person that you are hiring.

It can be a challenge finding a person that consistently meets these criteria’s. HandyPro’s craftsmen have been vetted and certified, meeting all of these criteria. This means that when hiring a HandyPro professional to do the job, you can be sure that this is someone that will meet and exceed your expectations.