Odd Job Man Barrow-in-Furness Cumbria

Odd Job Man Barrow-in-Furness Cumbria: Despite the fact that many DIYers in Barrow-in-Furness are capable of doing tasks around their homes, there will often be odd jobs which need dealing with that are going to be too challenging. Alternatively, you may not have the time, you may not have the necessary tools and equipment or perhaps you do not have the inclination to tackle this sort of project. Consequently, if you want to get the task done swiftly and efficiently, you will need to get in touch with a local odd job man in the Barrow-in-Furness area. Obviously, you do not want any Tom, Dick or Harriet to do stuff in your home in Barrow-in-Furness, you want one that will do a top notch job and that you can have faith in.

You might be quite surprised at the range of different chores your local Barrow-in-Furness odd job man can take on. It won't be only the basic odd jobs like putting together flat packed furniture, tidying up your garden or fixing up a curtain rail, he or she may also be able to undertake much more involved tasks like constructing some cupboards beneath your staircase, restoring some kitchen units or putting together some decking for the garden.

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Clearly, this will depend on the skills of the odd job man you've decided on, therefore make certain you match your odd job man with the specific task that you need doing. And also bear in mind that once you've discovered the perfect odd job man in Barrow-in-Furness, you'll probably be calling on him/her for even more jobs at some point in the future.

1. Establish precisely what the project involves. For starters, make an extensive list of any jobs that you think need doing. Those smaller jobs are the ones that are best suited for an odd job man to tackle, for instance putting up shelves, hanging pictures, repairing a fence or assembling flat pack furniture. If you're in any doubt, for example when you have electrical work, plumbing or gas fitting, retain the services of a qualified Barrow-in-Furness tradesman.

2. Look around. Talk to at least 3 Barrow-in-Furness odd job men and check online reviews where possible. Ask about their specific fields of expertise and how many years experience they've got as an odd job man in Barrow-in-Furness. Ask for and study references that they have obtained from past customers. Corroborate that any Barrow-in-Furness odd job man that you appoint has the experience and skills to complete the job.

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3. Check out photos of jobs accomplished. Pretty much everyone takes photos of their work nowadays, ask if you can see a portfolio. Seeing a few photographs should give you a clearer idea of what they are about and what work they do. Have a look through their website or Twitter or Facebook page for photos and comments from customers.

4. Beware the con-man. Keep away from odd job men who offer you their services without invitation. You would also be wise to steer clear of anybody who requests payment upfront or who cannot provide any assurances on charges. No self-respecting odd job man would expect you to pay him or her until the job was complete.

5. Get everything written down. Getting everything put down in a written agreement is something you should insist on, and should as a minimum outline complete details of the work, itemized costs and a schedule for payment. Set out clear and precise project starting and finishing times. Make sure that you get everything you have agreed in writing.

6. Seek a guarantee. Certain odd job men/women will offer a 12 month guarantee for their work. Getting a written guarantee for the work carried out by an odd job man might have a positive effect on your decision to hire or not.

7. Do an inspection. Inspect all the work thoroughly before you pay the bill. Be sure that all the work outlined in the agreement has been done and that you are satisfied with it. Most odd job men/women will want you to be happy with their work and will gladly go through the completed work with you.

Some Odd Jobs: Here are simply a taste of the odd jobs that your local Barrow-in-Furness handyman may be willing to help you with: general bathroom projects, installing window blinds in Barrow-in-Furness, fascia and soffit repairs, odd flooring tasks, putting up ceiling lights, general electrical projects in Barrow-in-Furness, mounting mirrors in Barrow-in-Furness, fitting door locks, fitting a burglar alarm, putting up coat pegs, guttering maintenance in Barrow-in-Furness, odd bricklaying tasks in Barrow-in-Furness, replacing wood flooring, putting up flat-pack wardrobes in Barrow-in-Furness, office maintenance in Barrow-in-Furness, garden rubbish removal and disposal in Barrow-in-Furness, odd shelving projects in Barrow-in-Furness, garden clearances in Barrow-in-Furness, the creosoting of fences and sheds in Barrow-in-Furness, minor electrics (extra switches, sockets etc), laying wooden decking in Barrow-in-Furness Cumbria, household maintenance, odd jobs around the garden, building garden fencing, general tiling projects, putting together flat pack furniture in Barrow-in-Furness, odd plastering jobs, installing curtain poles, odd painting tasks in Barrow-in-Furness, cutting and laying vinyl and linoleum flooring, odd decorating projects, boxing in water pipes in Barrow-in-Furness, fixing decking, mending squeaky doors, taking flat pack furniture apart and more can be done by an odd job man in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

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While seeking an odd job man or odd job lady in Cumbria you may well also need to find a gardener in Barrow-in-Furness, a plumber in Barrow-in-Furness, a painter and decorator in Barrow-in-Furness, a carpenter in Barrow-in-Furness, an electrical specialist in Barrow-in-Furness, a domestic cleaner in Barrow-in-Furness or a waste removal expert in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria. A website you can try is Rated People.

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