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Odd Job Man Durham County Durham: For the majority of home owners there'll certainly be times when there will be odd jobs that need working on around the house in Durham, which are beyond the scope of your average do-it-yourself person. And even when you have the expertise to tackle the job yourself, maybe you do not have the essential tools and equipment, perhaps you do not have the inclination or you might not have the time to spare to do the job. This is where tracking down a local Durham odd job man is a good idea if you want to get the work done efficiently and quickly. Whilst you should be able to find loads of Durham odd job men or women available, you will need to hire somebody that you can trust to do a good job and that you will be able to use again for future projects.

You will be astonished at how many different tasks your local Durham odd job man can do. It won't be just the more obvious odd jobs like putting up a shelf, doing some garden clearance or putting together flat packed furniture, he may also have the ability to take on much more complex jobs for instance building cupboards underneath your staircase, exchanging your kitchen units or erecting some decking for the garden. Of course, this will depend on the abilities of the odd job man/woman you've chosen, so be certain you match your odd job man with the specific task that you have in mind. And always keep in mind that once you've managed to find a decent odd job man in Durham, you will be calling on him for more jobs later on.

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1. Exactly what jobs need doing? First of all, make a comprehensive list of the jobs that need doing. Bear in mind that hanging pictures, assembling flat pack furniture, repairing a fence or putting up shelves, are the best kinds of job to give to an odd job man. If you have more complex jobs such as electrical work, gas fitting or plumbing, you would be better to hire a skilled Durham tradesman.

2. Have a good check around. It is important to study any available online reviews and to speak to at least three Durham 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. Corroborate that any Durham odd job man that you hire has the experience and skills to complete the job.

3. Study their portfolio. Most Durham odd job men take photographs of their work, ask to look at some or even a portfolio if they've got one. A picture is worth a thousand words, so use this tip to learn more about their working standards. If they have a website or Facebook page, check it out for pictures and customer comments.

4. Beware of scams. Don't consider employing an odd job man who contacts you out of the blue without invitation. 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 Durham asking for this should not be trusted.

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

6. Ask for the work to be guaranteed. Giving a guarantee for one year is something that certain Durham odd job men will be happy to do. Having or not having a guarantee in writing, may affect your decision when hiring an odd job man in Durham.

7. Carry out an inspection. Inspect all the work thoroughly before you pay the bill. Make sure everything has been completed for the agreed price and that you are happy with the quality of the work. Most odd job men/women will want you to be happy with their work and will gladly go through the completed work with you.

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Some Odd Jobs: Following are merely a hint of the odd jobs that your local Durham handyman may be able to help you with: partitions and dry lining in Durham, installation of cat flaps in Durham, roller blinds in Durham, garden rubbish removal in Durham, tidy your garden in Durham, box in pipes in Durham, odd electrical tasks in Durham, fitting flat pack furniture in Durham, general gardening jobs in Durham, odd clearance tasks in Durham, small bathroom tasks in Durham, repair timber flooring in Durham, put up window blinds in Durham, odd cleaning tasks in Durham, minor electrics (extra switches, sockets etc) in Durham, odd flooring projects in Durham, plasterboard repairs in Durham, tile re-grouting in Durham, furniture repairs in Durham, put down linoleum and vinyl flooring in Durham, odd kitchen tasks in Durham, garden maintenance in Durham, repair leaking taps in Durham, property maintenance in Durham, small decorating projects in Durham, install curtain rails and poles in Durham, fit burglar alarms in Durham, general painting work in Durham County Durham, small woodworking jobs in Durham, odd shelving tasks in Durham, install light fittings in Durham, mend wood decking in Durham, change locks in Durham, fit skirting boards in Durham County Durham, brickwork re-pointing in Durham County Durham, building maintenance in Durham County Durham, fascia and soffit repairs in Durham, the erection of shelves in Durham, general tiling tasks in Durham, put up mirrors in Durham, maintenance estimates in Durham, repair garden sheds and fencing in Durham, small painting and decorating jobs in Durham, install sheds and fencing in Durham, extractor fan installation in Durham, taking flat pack furniture apart in Durham, replace external and internal doors in Durham, general repair jobs in Durham, general maintenance in Durham, basic brickwork in Durham, shed and fence creosoting in Durham County Durham, put up coat pegs in Durham, odd plastering tasks in Durham, mend squeaky doors in Durham, mount a TV on the wall in Durham, put up pictures and paintings in Durham, small paving projects in Durham, office maintenance in Durham County Durham, garden clearances in Durham, put together flat-pack wardrobes in Durham, fit laminate flooring in Durham, gutter maintenance in Durham, small carpentry projects in Durham, fence panel replacement in Durham, odd bricklaying projects in Durham, install decking in Durham, garden maintenance in Durham and more can be done by an odd job man in Durham, County Durham.

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