How to Find a Home Handyman

Anybody who owns a home has odd jobs and handy home repairs. Even new homes have odds and ends that need attention. Unless the homeowner is handy or has a family member or friend what does one do? There are professional handyman companies like this one. Then there are the solo handy andy-types with a truck and a tool box. How to decide?

If you are a homeowner tell us what you look for in a handy person for your home. Is it all about price? Quality? Reliability? Or a combination of factors.