Odd Job Man Darlington County Durham

Odd Job Man Darlington County Durham: For a lot of homeowners there are certain to be times when there are odd jobs which need working on around the house in Darlington, that are beyond the expertise of your standard do-it-yourself aficionado. Even if you have the expertise to complete the task yourself, you might not have the time, you might not have the necessary equipment and tools or you may not have the inclination to tackle it. This is when tracking down a local Darlington odd job man is the best idea if you want to get the work completed quickly and properly. While there will probably be loads of Darlington odd job men/women available, you will want to get a person you can trust to do a good job and who you will be able to hire again for other assignments in the future.

You may well be pleasantly surprised at how many different chores your local Darlington odd job man will be able to help you with. It won't be only the commonplace odd jobs for instance fitting a curtain pole, flat pack furniture assembly or tidying your garden, he/she might also be able to handle far more tricky tasks for example changing your kitchen units, building cupboards underneath your stairs or building some decking for your garden. Obviously, this will depend on the skillsets of the odd job man/woman you have decided on, therefore be sure that you match your odd job man with the specific job that you need doing. And remember that when you've located the perfect odd job man in Darlington, you will be calling on him/her for many more jobs as time goes on.

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Seven Tips for Hiring an Odd Job Man in Darlington

1. Establish exactly what the project entails. First of all, compile a list of all your home repairs. Those smaller jobs like putting up shelves, repairing a fence, assembling flat pack furniture or hanging pictures, are the ones best suited to an odd job man. If you have more complex jobs such as electrical work, plumbing or gas fitting, you would be better to hire a skilled Darlington tradesman.

2. Shop around. Where possible check online odd job man reviews and speak to a minimum of three Darlington odd job men. Question them about their experience and whether they have particular fields of expertise. Ask for references they have got from householders they've previously worked for. Verify that he/she has the confidence, experience and skills to complete the task effectively.

3. Look at their portfolio. Everyone takes photos of their work these days, ask to see a portfolio. A picture is worth a thousand words, so use this tip to learn more about their working standards. Many Darlington odd job men will have a Facebook page or website, check it out.

4. Beware of scams. Avoid any odd job man who contacts you unsolicited, or knocks on your door in Darlington uninvited. Also steer clear of any odd job man/woman who will not give a firm price for the project or demands upfront payment. Asking for payment upfront is a definate no-no and any odd job man in Darlington asking for this should not be trusted.

5. Get them to put it in writing. Make sure they give you a written agreement including complete details of the work, itemised costs and a schedule for payment. Starting and completion times for the work should be set out clearly in the agreement. Be certain that everything you have agreed with your odd job man is put down in writing.

6. Seek a guarantee. Sometimes an odd job man in Darlington will give a one year 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. Inspect before paying. 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. Get the odd job man to explain everything that has been done, they will want to make sure you are happy with the work.

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Odd Jobs List: Following are just a hint of the odd jobs that your local Darlington handyman should be capable of helping you with: general painting and decorating work in Darlington County Durham, extractor fan installation in Darlington, cut and lay laminate flooring in Darlington, odd kitchen tasks in Darlington, guttering repairs in Darlington, odd tiling projects in Darlington, small shelving tasks in Darlington, general clearance projects in Darlington, odd plastering tasks in Darlington, fitting flat packed furniture in Darlington, mend garden fencing in Darlington, property maintenance in Darlington, hang mirrors in Darlington, replace light fittings in Darlington, general household maintenance in Darlington, garden maintenance in Darlington, the erection of shelves in Darlington, office maintenance in Darlington, odd cleaning projects in Darlington, mend leaky taps in Darlington, replace doors in Darlington, the boxing in of pipes in Darlington, put up pictures and paintings in Darlington, repair wood flooring in Darlington, creosoting of fences and sheds in Darlington County Durham, small decorating tasks in Darlington, fit curtain poles and rails in Darlington, fit window blinds in Darlington, plasterboard repairs in Darlington, garden clearances in Darlington, odd paving tasks in Darlington, disassembly of flat pack furniture in Darlington, small painting jobs in Darlington, waste removal in Darlington, repair wooden decking in Darlington, the tidying of gardens in Darlington, flat pack furniture repairs in Darlington, odd building maintenance jobs in Darlington, fit linoleum and vinyl flooring in Darlington, roller blinds in Darlington, do TV wall mounting in Darlington, simple brickwork projects in Darlington, odd carpentry jobs in Darlington, fit new skirting boards in Darlington County Durham, small woodworking tasks in Darlington, install decking in Darlington, maintenance estimates in Darlington, gate repairs in Darlington, tile re-grouting in Darlington, odd bathroom tasks in Darlington, build flat-pack wardrobes in Darlington, dry lining and partitions in Darlington, fascia and soffit repairs in Darlington, build fencing and garden sheds in Darlington, general flooring jobs in Darlington, fit a burglar alarm in Darlington, general jobs around the garden in Darlington, furniture repairs in Darlington, mend squeaky doors in Darlington, small bricklaying jobs in Darlington, repair locks in Darlington, brick re-pointing in Darlington, general household repairs in Darlington, general electrical projects in Darlington County Durham, minor electrics (additional switches, sockets etc) in Darlington, put up coat pegs in Darlington, cat flap installation in Darlington and more can be done by an odd job man in Darlington, County Durham.

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