Handyman labour

Household prices for handyman labour

A handyman is someone who is good (hopefully very good) at DIY and sells their services to people who either aren't good at DIY or haven't the time or inclination to do DIY. The types of jobs they can do are multitude from laying laminate flooring, to putting up curtain rails or fitting shelving. Used wisely a good handyman (the term also covers female handywomen!) is a very useful service. Handyman are usually paid by the hour and can be pretty cheap. They are a useful for getting the odd jobs around the house, however the quality of the handyman work can vary greatly.

Household prices for handyman labour: Disclaimer
Detailed Description of WorkPrice/CostUnitsLocationLast Updated
Hand 4 internal doors £200 item/job Cumbria 2015-06-23
2radotors + 1 coper £180 hour Gravesend 2014-12-26
Remove and replace 2 small glazed units from wooden casing and refit windows to frame £120 item/job Lincolnshire 2013-09-24
Stair case £550 item/job East sussex 2013-05-28
Multi tradesman with 25years experience, no job too small. Friendly service, work to your needs. My work includes door locks and repairs, plastering and decorating, floorlaying and sanding, General refurbishment, etc. Phone Cos @ The Works. 07958252910. Based in Barnet, will cover all north, north west, east London and hertfordshire £160 item/job London north west 2013-01-25
Mr Fix it Multi skilled handyman. Small job expert, Plumbing, Carpentry, Locksmith, No Job too small. Call 07877 963 798 or 0208 805 2548 £20 hour Enfield 2012-08-07
Andy the Handyman. I have over 30 years experience in the building trade. Some of the things we can do for you are: Hedge trimming, Garden Tidy up, Carpentry, Painting and decorating, Tiling etc. I can give you one price for works, Day rate or pay as you go hourly rate which ever suits you. My hourly rate is 40.00. This is for a 2 man team. £40 hour North, East London 2012-08-06
20 an hour for all jobs £40 hour Denbigh, North Wales 2012-06-09
Handyman £20 hour Derbyshire 2012-04-17
18 x 18' room, Laminate flooring fitted, underlay fitted. Lifted floorboards and refitted ontop of laminate flooring, remove and dispose of old carpet, moving furniture out of room and then back into room once job is complete and reconnecting the sky box and tv cables back into the box and back of tv. £1,455 item/job Lancashire 2011-10-24
Architectural Removals £200 hour London UK 2011-02-10
Two day job, laying laminate floor and putting together flat pack kitchen cabinets for a 12m x 10m kitchen £400 item/job E.g. Colchester or CO2 8DP 2011-01-23
Standard Hourly Rate £20 hour Blackpool 2010-11-12
Hanging internal door. 1930'3 house. Door from reclamation yard. Rebated hinges. Filled in old hinge rebates. Fitted new keep. Filled in where old keep had been. Planed door to fit and hung. £30 item/job North -East England 2010-11-08
room including ceiling plastered(skimmed) small area of plaster boarding £430 item/job Lancashire 2010-11-02
Gas central heating boiler service. £60 item/job Hertfordshire 2010-10-25
Laying laminate flooring and underlay, removing and disposing of the old carpet, cutting shelves to size and fitting, stripping a feature wall of wallpaper and then painting the room inc ceiling (emulsion only no woodwork - room approx 4.5m x 4m). Total cost was 550 pounds (labour only) approx 4 days £25 hour Edinburgh 2010-05-30
Odd Job Man £20 hour Suffolk/Norfolk 2010-05-28
35 for first hour, 25 thereafter. To the nearest 1/2 hour for small jobs. Or quote for complete job. £25 hour Edinburgh/Midlothian 2010-02-27
20 for first hour, 15 there after. £15 hour East Yorkshire 2009-08-22
Multi-trade handyman, tackles all jobs indoors and out in Mansfield and North Notts areas. 15 per hour. Travel time included on 1st hour or 25 minimum charge. I also hold a current CRB check through a voluntary post. £15 hour Mansfield 2009-04-12
excavate front lawn 12 ft x 20 ft 4inches deep using micro digger, lay heavy duty fabric and cover with 2ton of gravel, remove existing fence. all to provide parking bay for car. £370 item/job Wrexham north wales 2009-04-08
front porch constructed of pine weather damaged, replacement with oak and treated pine. fascias, beams and struts all replaced took 3 days. £345 item/job Buckinghamshire 2009-03-28
Varies greatly from job to job, and is dependant on the work to be carried out £20 hour North East 2007-12-20
35 minimum charge 1st hour INCLUDING travel to, thereafter at 25/hour pro-rata per part, plus materials BUT at cost (wholesale or B&Q). Multi-task (plumberr, spark, joinery, etc) so seems good value. Only works from 10.00am to 3.00pm three days, work load 6 weeks. £35 hour Stockport 2007-12-18
30.00 for first hour then 20.00 per hour there after. £20 hour Bedfordshire 2007-05-08
Labour costs £10 hour   2005-06-30

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