- Make a list of the work you need doing.
- Get good reliable local references.
- Search local resources to find reliable candidates.
- Make sure your handyman is licensed, bonded, and insured.
- Request cost estimates for both labor and materials ahead of time.
- Make sure you’re comfortable with how they price their work.
- Establish a schedule for the work to be done.
- Get a contract in writing.
- Guarantee is provided.