Odd Job Man Colchester Essex

Odd Job Man Colchester Essex: For many property owners there are sure to be times when there are odd jobs that need working on around the home in Colchester, that are beyond the ability of the regular DIY person. Even for those of you who have the capability to tackle the project yourself, maybe you do not have the inclination, maybe you do not have the spare time or maybe you don't have the essential equipment and tools to tackle it. This is where locating a local Colchester odd job man is wise if you want to get the work done correctly and promptly. Although there are generally a lot of Colchester odd job men/women available, make sure you employ someone you can trust to do a decent job and that you will be able to use again in the future for other assignments.

You may be pleasantly surprised at just how many different chores your local Colchester odd job man can manage. It won't simply be the obvious odd jobs like flat pack furniture assembly, fitting a shelf or tidying your garden, he/she might also be able to undertake more complicated tasks for instance replacing your kitchen unit doors, building some decking for the garden or constructing some cupboards under the staircase. Needless to say, this will depend on the skillsets of the odd job man/woman you have chosen, so be certain you match your odd job man with the specific project that you need doing. And always bear in mind that as soon as you've identified the best odd job man in Colchester, you'll likely be calling him in for many more jobs later on.

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1. Define exactly what your project is. Firstly, compile a list of all the jobs that need doing around your home. Those smaller jobs are the ones best suited for an odd job man to tackle, for example repairing a fence, assembling flat pack furniture, putting up shelves or hanging pictures. If you have electrical work, gas fitting or plumbing to be done, it would be advisable for your to call in a skilled Colchester tradesman.

2. Do not employ the first odd job man you find. If there are any online reviews available for Colchester odd job men, check them out and interview at least three of them. Find out their areas of expertise and how long they have been working in the Colchester area. Make certain you study any references that they have from people they have previously done jobs for. Establish that any potential odd job man has the confidence, skills and experience to do the job.

3. Study their portfolio. Ask to see a portfolio of their work if they have one. You can get a clearer idea of what they are capable of by viewing some photographs of their work. Find out if they are participating in social media marketing and have a look at their Facebook page or website.

4. Don't get scammed. Don't hire any Colchester odd job man calls you or offers his/her services without your prior knowledge. You should also give a wide berth to any Colchester odd job man/woman who requests payment in advance. Asking for payment upfront is a definate no-no and any odd job man in Colchester asking for this should not be trusted.

5. Get it in writing. Be insistent on getting an agreement in writing and this should include a payment schedule, itemised costs and full details of the work, as well as be signed by your odd job man/woman. Establish starting and finishing times for the project. Everything discussed between you and your odd job man should be put into writing.

6. Ask for the work to be guaranteed. Sometimes an odd job man in Colchester will give a one year guarantee for their work. You decision to hire or not may be influenced by whether any specific an odd job man or woman is prepared to give you a written guarantee.

7. Check the work. When the time comes to pay your odd job man/woman, check the work over thoroughly. Satisfy yourself that everything has been done correctly and that you are happy with the result. Most odd job men will gladly go through the finished work with you and make sure that you are happy with it.

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Odd Jobs List: Following are merely a small taste of the odd jobs that your local Colchester handyman may be able to help you with: general tiling tasks in Colchester, build timber decking in Colchester, cut and lay laminate flooring in Colchester, put up coat pegs in Colchester, building maintenance in Colchester Essex, do repairs to fencing and gates in Colchester, general shelving jobs in Colchester Essex, fence and shed creosoting in Colchester Essex, plasterboard repairs in Colchester, build fences in Colchester, fit light fittings in Colchester, small decorating projects in Colchester, garden maintenance in Colchester, put up mirrors in Colchester, fit window blinds in Colchester, maintenance quotes in Colchester, odd kitchen tasks in Colchester, gate repairs in Colchester, office maintenance in Colchester, flat pack furniture repairs in Colchester, small cleaning jobs in Colchester, fascia and soffit repairs in Colchester, general plastering projects in Colchester, fix squeaky doors in Colchester, minor electrics (extra switches, sockets etc) in Colchester, fit a burglar alarm in Colchester, the erection of shelves in Colchester, house maintenance in Colchester, simple brickwork projects in Colchester, put down vinyl and linoleum flooring in Colchester, general flooring tasks in Colchester, tile re-grouting in Colchester, general household maintenance in Colchester, general painting work in Colchester Essex, mount pictures in Colchester, brick re-pointing in Colchester, small painting and decorating jobs in Colchester, replace leaky taps in Colchester, general paving tasks in Colchester, fit new skirting boards in Colchester, general gardening jobs in Colchester, repair timber flooring in Colchester, small clearance jobs in Colchester, odd bricklaying jobs in Colchester, general carpentry tasks in Colchester, repairs to furniture in Colchester Essex, odd repair tasks in Colchester, hang doors in Colchester, general electrical tasks in Colchester, garden tidying in Colchester, extractor fan installation in Colchester, mount a TV on the wall in Colchester, garden waste removal in Colchester, disassembly of flat pack furniture in Colchester, install curtain rails in Colchester, restore garden decking in Colchester, odd woodworking tasks in Colchester, garden clearances in Colchester, repair broken locks in Colchester, general bathroom tasks in Colchester, roller blinds in Colchester, garden maintenance in Colchester, taking apart flat pack furniture in Colchester, box in pipes in Colchester, gutter maintenance in Colchester, cat flap installation in Colchester, put up wardrobes in Colchester and more can be done by an odd job man in Colchester, Essex.

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