HandyHome

General Contractors
Richmond Hill ON L4C 9T3
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Average customer rating:
9.8 10 (90 reviews)

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mckmac
mckmac
0 reviews , ON
8/10

SMALL PROJECT

EVERYTHING WAS DONE WITH DISPATCH . CARLOS WAS THE ONE WHO SPENT THE MOST TIME HERE (HE WAS REPAIRING SOME DRYWALL ). wE GOT TO KNOW HIM QUITE WELL THROUGH A NUMBER OF DELIGHTFUL CONVERSATIONS. hIS WORK WAS GREAT AND WE WOULD RECOMMEND hANDYHOME TO ANYONE

Approximate cost of services:
$1,515.00
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Thank you for choosing HandyHome as your service provider.

Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Richmond Hill, ON
10/10

General repairs

Highly professional services, everything done in in time and within the quote was provided for us.

Approximate cost of services:
$1,450.00
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Thank you for choosing HandyHome as your service provider.

Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Richmond Hill, ON
10/10

Handyman

I'm using HandyHome services for the last 3 years from small requests to big projects and couldn't be happier. Always come on time, work fast and clean. Friendly office staff and highly professional technicians. This time it was a big list of small repairs all over the house, Ruben managed to complete everything in few hours and left the house clean like nothing happened.

Approximate cost of services:
$1,200.00
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Thank you for choosing HandyHome as your service provider.

hlidogos
hlidogos
0 reviews Richmond Hill, ON
10/10

Bathroom renovation

Our bathroom was ugly and very old. HandyHome guys are highly professional, they did the whole bathroom renovation in a short period of time. They demolished, painted, they build a totally new and amazing bathroom we enjoy right now. Great work. Thank you! Will be recommending this company to all of my friends.

Approximate cost of services:
$45,000.00
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Thank you for choosing HandyHome as your service provider.

ghotic85 .
ghotic85 .
2 reviews Richmond Hill, ON
10/10

Bathroom renovation

Hired a handyhome company a couple weeks ago the remodel renovate my bathroom. Im super happy with the whole process, communication was limited for important matters(my request) the outcome is above my expectations.
Will definitely use them for my next projects and recommend to everyone. Keep up the good work guys.

Approximate cost of services:
$16,000.00
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Thank you for choosing HandyHome to take care of your project.

Private User
Private User
0 reviews , ON
10/10

Project

I've done my interlock with HandyHome the project was really important for me and my family Yan Project manager
Was really professional project was done without any delays the quality of the labor was really good
Thank you!!!

Approximate cost of services:
$22,000.00
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Thank you for choosing HandyHome for you interlock project.

Private User
Private User
0 reviews , ON
10/10

Bathroom reno

Great experience, the bathroom turned out exactly as expected. Will definitely recommend HandyHome to anyone looking for great experience and great results.

Approximate cost of services:
$14,500.00
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Thank you very much for your kind words.

Private User
Private User
0 reviews East Gwillimbury, ON
10/10

Kitchen Reno

The team at HandyHome was professional, knowledgeable and all around great tocwork with. The communication was amazing and the job was completed at the time frame promised.

Approximate cost of services:
$11,850.00
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Thank you for choosing HandyHome as your preferred contractor.

Wes from Toronto
Wes from Toronto
3 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Great Company, Reliable, Excellent Communication and Work

We enlisted HandyHome for a large backyard renovation and couldn't have been happier with the results. Very fair prices and great communication made the job easy and straightforward. I would definitely recommend getting a quote from them if you're exploring a larger project at your home.

Approximate cost of services:
$0.00
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Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Toronto, ON
7/10

Good Work Poor on Communication and Showing Up

When they did finally finish, they did a good job but they cancelled and rescheduled so many times I changed the rating to a 7.
I needed to have my laundry area in a condominium restructured so more room to fit in my washer, a base so slightly higher off the floor and new doors to maximize space.
The visit for the initial estimation went well except a different person turned up than who I was originally told would be there and he had been given a time half an hour before the time I was given. However, as he was almost half an hour late, it worked out OK. And he did call me to let me know he was late which I liked.
Could not do what I originally wanted but had good alternative suggestions. Original estimate came promptly. But I wanted an alternative estimate with doors that went up to the ceiling. Took about a week for second estimate to come and kept on being told would come next day. But then did come, decided to ask for custom doors that were about 95" high rather the standard 72" even though did cost more and would take longer for doors to come.
Installation would be done in two stages. First stage, put in base, and move support for board under dryer so more room for washer.
Came on date and at expected time. Good. Did what had to be done except paint took longer to dry than expected so base paint messed up when old washer put back. But as also buying new washer, I said not to worry about repainting base until new washer had come. One worker sort of grumpy about doing what had to be done but did do it.
Then had to wait for new washer which was from completely different company. Came and installed by different company and fit well in restructured space.
Then had to wait for new doors from HandyHome to arrive.
Here was when all the delays started.
I was repeatedly given dates and then told on the day would be another date.
Originally told could be installed Aug. 3 or 4. I asked for Aug. 4.
Told on Aug. 3 at 10 am would let me know installation time for Aug. 4 by 10:15 a.m.
Told 1:00 pm Aug. 3 would not be Aug. 4 but would let me know by end of day installation time for Friday, Aug. 5.
Then told Aug. 4 would be Tuesday, Aug. 9.
Called Aug. 9 when not there and told would be August 11. Had been death in family which of course I understood but I still think main office should have told me. And then were repeated postponements with different excuses.
On August 11 told wrong doors had been delivered but would be installed Aug. 12. On Aug. 12 told would be Aug. 15. Note these dates had been confirmed by email.
On Aug. 15 told needed two people so would be Aug. 17.
On Aug. 17 did finally come and removed washer and repainted door base. And workers very pleasant people.
But had forgotten "door jam" so had to send someone out to buy it from Home Depot which was further delay and door jam wider than original custom made door jam so doors needed retrimming. Plus they realized walls not completely straight (which is not unusual) so doors would not hang right and doors would need to be retrimmed. Decided best idea was to take doors away so could be trimmed properly in their shop.
I did not want my washer put back until base had properly dried.
To give credit, one of the workers who lived relatively near me, came back in evening and put washer back on dry base, and put first coat on door jams and door stop.
Then he came back Monday Aug. 22 to put second coat on door jam and door stop (my suggestion) so ready to go when doors were ready.
Told doors would be installed Aug. 23 (Tuesday). I received phone call Aug. 23 saying needed two people and would have to be August 24.
Finally did come on Aug. 24. While waiting for Person Number 1 to actually come with doors, Person Number 2 went for tea, so had to wait an extra 20 minutes for him to come back. By this point, I was beside myself but second person came and doors were installed. Again, workers pleasant people and did good job. Doors had to be repainted because messed up going in and out of trucks.
The final work was good. The project leader had good ideas like putting in a door stop at top so patio doors would not bang against washer or dryer and putting in magnets at top of doors so would stay neatly in place when closed. And they did do a good job of putting on what they called "mud" which is a protective barrier on the base and painting.
But there were so many postponements, each time with a different excuse, that I was beginning to despair of the doors ever being installed.
If they had just postponed once, even if it had been for the same overall period of time, it would have been less annoying. I think they underestimate how long paint takes to dry and also may hope they will have people available on a given date rather than not giving a date until they know people are available.

Approximate cost of services:
$2,600.00
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Thank you for your feedback, we will use it to improve our service and insure those situations will not repeat themself.

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More about HandyHome

Handyman, Renovations and Home Maintenance Services. From smaller jobs to full-out reno's and project management - we've got you covered. Subscription based property maintenance plans also available to promote prevention, maintenance and longevity. Licensed & Insured, your one stop provider for any home repairs / maintenance / renovations.
HandyHome Accessibility division provides home safety services to promote independent living at home. We will work with you to implement the necessary safety measures and equipment from the evaluation stage and all the way to the installation and training stage, creating safe and secure living space for you and your loved one's.

CATEGORIES
General Contractors and Handyman Services
PRODUCTS
Accessibility devices, Grab bars, Home security & automation
SERVICES
Handyman services, Renovations, Construction, Grab bar installation, Drywall repair, Plumbing, Electrical, Flooring, Tiles, Backsplash, Framing, Decks, Fences
SPECIALITIES
Home accessibility & safety modifications, Handicap ramps, Stairs lift, Grab bars, Tub cut-out, Curbless shower, Mobile alert devices, Railing systems
WEBSITE
https://www.handyhomeclub.com
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES
16
PAYMENT METHOD
Cash, cheque, e-Transfer, all major credit cards
LIABILITY INSURANCE
Yes
WORKERS COMPENSATION
Yes
BONDED
Yes
WRITTEN CONTRACT
Yes
WARRANTY TERMS
One year
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