Odd Job Man Oswestry Shropshire

Odd Job Man Oswestry Shropshire: There will be odd jobs that require attention around everyones house at some point in time, and many of these tasks are inclined to be too challenging for the average DIY person in Oswestry. Even if you're one of those rare people that does have the necessary skills, you might not have the required equipment and tools, you may not have the time to spare or maybe you just can't be bothered to successfully do it. If you find yourself in these sorts of circumstances you will have to get hold of a local odd job man in Oswestry to get the work done on your behalf. While there will likely be loads of Oswestry odd job men or women out there, you will need to hire someone you can rely on to do a decent job and that you can hire again for future assignments.

It might come as a bit of a shock when you realise how many different projects your local Oswestry odd job man or woman help you with. It will not just be the standard odd jobs like fitting shelves, doing some garden clearance or constructing some flat pack furniture, he/she might also be perfectly able to handle more advanced work for instance fixing together some garden decking, upgrading some kitchen units or constructing cupboards under the staircase.

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Needless to say, this depends on the abilities of the odd job man/woman you have lined up, so make sure that you match your odd job man with the particular task that you have in mind. And always keep in mind that when you have found a decent odd job man in Oswestry, you will likely be calling on him for more jobs at some point in the future.

1. Precisely what jobs need to be done? First of all, compile a short list of all the jobs that need carrying out around your home. Those smaller tasks such as hanging pictures, assembling flat pack furniture, repairing a fence or putting up shelves, are the ones that are best suited to an odd job man. When you have got tasks that are a bit more complicated like electrical work, plumbing or gas fitting, bringing in a qualified Oswestry tradesman would be somewhat better than an odd job man.

2. Do not employ the first odd job man you find. It is vital to go through any available online reviews and to chat to at least 3 Oswestry odd job men. Ascertain how long they've been operating in Oswestry and what's their particular field of expertise. Make certain you study any references they've got from people they have previously done work for. Ascertain that any prospective odd job man has got the skills, confidence and experience to do the job.

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3. Check out photos of projects undertaken. Ask to see a portfolio of their work if they've got one. Examining some photographs of their work should give you a decent idea of the quality of their workmanship, after all a picture is worth a thousand words. If they've got a Twitter page, Instagram account or perhaps their own company website, be sure to take a peek.

4. Beware of rogue traders. Don't contemplate using an odd job man who phones unexpectedly without prior invitation. You would also be wise to steer clear of anybody who demands payment upfront or who cannot provide any assurances on charges. Occasionally a dependable odd job man will ask for some cash to cover material cost, but nobody will expect the full amount until the work has been completed.

5. Get them to put it in writing. Be insistent on getting an agreement in writing and this should include a schedule for payment, itemized costs and complete details of the project, as well as be signed by your odd job man/woman. Set out clear and precise project starting and finishing times. It is essential to get everything in writing that has been agreed with your odd job man.

6. Get the work guaranteed. Asking for a one year guarantee for the work is not unreasonable. Always try to get a guarantee for the work that is being done, and insist that the guarantee is in writing.

7. Check the work. 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. You can be sure that every odd job man will be aiming to please you with their work, and will gladly go through everything with you to make certain you are happy with it.

Some Odd Jobs: Here are simply a small selection of the odd jobs that your local Oswestry handyman may be able to help you with: minor electrics (additional switches, sockets etc) in Oswestry, disassembly of flat pack furniture, brickwork re-pointing in Oswestry Shropshire, building maintenance in Oswestry, putting down laminate flooring, odd flooring projects in Oswestry, small household repairs, repairs to furniture in Oswestry, dry lining and partitions in Oswestry, garden tidying in Oswestry, small cleaning jobs, general household maintenance in Oswestry, guttering repairs, replacing light fittings in Oswestry, fitting a burglar alarm, the boxing in of pipes in Oswestry, shed and fence creosoting in Oswestry Shropshire, putting up curtain rails in Oswestry, small clearance jobs, odd bricklaying jobs in Oswestry, general garden maintenance, odd carpentry tasks, waste removal, building flat-pack wardrobes, odd bathroom projects in Oswestry, general shelving projects in Oswestry Shropshire, garden clearances in Oswestry, odd woodworking projects, cutting and laying vinyl and linoleum flooring, small tiling projects, general kitchen projects, basic brickwork, installing window blinds, roller blind installation in Oswestry, cat flap installation and more can be done by an odd job man in Oswestry, Shropshire.

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